Question: Is battery a felony or misdemeanor in California?
Answer: A battery can be charged as a misdemeanor or a felony, and there are many variations or different charges related to Battery. If there is serious injury involved, it is likely they will charge your it as a felony. If the injuries are considered minor, then it may be charged as a misdemeanor. There are also some other variables such as who the alleged victim is. ie. A spouse, a stranger, a police officer, a child, an elder, etc.
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