What is the law on Battery in Olathe Municipal Court?


Battery is

(1) Intentionally or recklessly causing bodily harm to another person; or

(2) intentionally causing physical contact with another person when done in a rude, insulting or angry manner. Battery is a Class A Public Offense. (Ord. 93-09 § 4, 1993; Ord. 83-75 § 2, 1983.)

Possible Punishment

*Class A Violations are punishable by up to 365 days in the Johnson County Jail, however, most Class A Violations are eligible for probation

What do I do if I've been charged with Battery in Olathe Municipal Court?

Well, you've started in the right place. If you're charged with Battery in the city of Olathe it's smart to begin by finding out what the law in on Battery in Olathe Municipal Court. Understanding the law that you will be judged under is a good place to start. The next thing you need to do is to sit down with an experienced criminal defense lawyer that has helped other people in the same position that you find yourself in. Here is a link to some more in depth information on Battery that will help you go into the meeting with a good base understanding of the problem you have.