client charged with domestic Assault and Battery in violation of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 265, §13A. On November 20, 2011, officers from the Waltham Police Department responded to client’s house after they were called by client’s ex-husband. The ex-husband alleged that he was struck by my client with a closed fist in front of her house. Ex-husband served summonses on their two minor children ordering them to testify in court against my client. Through an agreement reached with the District Attorney’s Office, these summonses were not enforced. After a jury waived bench trial on April 10, 2012 at which the officers, the ex-husband and my client testified, client was found not guilty by the court.