Self-Defense Claim Results in Dismissed Domestic Abuse Charge

posted by Grant Gangestad on Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Polk County, Iowa. State filed a domestic abuse charge against mother of adult daughter.  On the day of trial, it was proven by GRL Law attorney Grant Gangestad that adult daughter was the agressor and client acted in self-defense. As a result, the prosecution was forced to dismiss the charges and lift the no-contact order between the parties.  
  1. assault
  2. domestic abuse
  3. no-contact order

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Grant Gangestad grew up in Clarion, Iowa, where he graduated from Clarion-Goldfield High School as the Salutatorian of his class in 2003.  He then attended the University of Northern Iowa and obtained a bachelor of arts in Political Science and a minor in Polit ... read more