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Obstruction of Telephone or Telegraph Service Denver and Adams County Attorney | “This Grilled Cheese is Too Cheesy”

Obstruction of Telephone or Telegraph Service Denver and Adams County Attorney | “This Grilled Cheese is Too Cheesy”

Posted by Terry O'Malley | Aug 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Have you seen those Snickers commercials that advertise that you're not you when you're hungry? That was the first thing I thought of when I read this news story. According to the news, a man was arrested after getting violent with his wife over a grilled cheese sandwich. Apparently, his wife made him a grilled cheese sandwich with three slices of cheese instead of two. He only wanted two slices of cheese, so he began screaming at his wife. Their 12-year-old daughter then ended up calling 911 from her mom's cell phone, telling police her dad hit her mom and pulled their phone out of the wall. The man later told police he pulled the phone from the wall because he wanted to prevent his wife from calling police for a “stupid reason”. I guess the Snickers statement can definitely be true – you are not you when you're hungry, or when you want your food made a certain way. In Denver, Adams County and across Colorado, the husband could face charges of Obstruction of Telephone or Telegraph Service and Assault – Domestic Violence charges, among other charges.

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Obstruction of Telephone or Telegraph Service in Arapahoe County | Definition of Obstruction of Telephone Service

In Arapahoe County and across Colorado, Obstruction of Telephone or Telegraph Service, C.R.S. 18-9-306.5, charges occur whenever someone prevents, obstructs, or delays any message, communication or report by or through any telegraph or telephone line, wire, cable, or other facility or any cordless, wireless, electronic, mechanical, or other device. Because the man allegedly kept his wife from making a phone call by taking the phone out of the wall, it would be considered Obstruction of Telephone or Telegraph Service.

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Assault – Domestic Violence Douglas County Lawyer | DV Can Attach to Any Crime

Depending on whether the wife experienced any injury as a result of her husband hitting her, he could also face Assault charges. Additionally, because he is her husband, the Domestic Violence sentence enhancer would be added to the Assault charges. Domestic Violence charges can attach to any crime and occur where there's an act or threatened act of violence upon someone you are or have been in an intimate relationship with. The definition of an intimate relationship is so broad that it can include someone you've held hands with once, had a child with or dated for a short time. It is not difficult to face added Domestic Violence charges in situations that involve your significant other, your ex, or your spouse. Get an experienced Domestic Violence lawyer on your side that understands criminal law well and who will fight to get any charges reduced or dropped.  Don't leave your criminal record to chance.

Lawyer for Obstruction and Assault Charges – Domestic Violence in Jefferson County: Call Today

If you are facing charges of Obstruction of Telephone or Telegraph Service or Assault – Domestic Violence in Jefferson County, contact one of our aggressive criminal defense attorneys right away. Possibilities upon a conviction of either of the above crimes include Jefferson County jail time, fines or Domestic Violence treatment. Don't wait if facing any accusations or charges of Obstruction of Telephone or Telegraph Service or Assault – DV in Colorado. Involve an attorney in your case early on and protect your future.

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If you or a loved one is facing Obstruction of Telephone or Telegraph Service charges or Assault – Domestic Violence charges anywhere in Colorado, be smart and exercise your right to remain silent. Then, contact the best criminal defense attorneys at the O'Malley Law Office at 303-830-0880. Together, we can protect your future.Request a Free Consultation

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