Brother of Kim Kardashian and former Dancing with the Stars contestant Rob Kardashian was criminally charged for going after a Los Angeles photographer in March. Rob Kardashian, a reality tv star, has been charged with petty theft and battery.
Rob Kardasian has been charged with two misdemeanor criminal offenses after Kardashian allegedly assaulting a photographer and stealing a part of her camera. The offense occurred in a Hollywood gym and because the photographer had shirtless pictures of Rob Kardashian.
Kardashian who has been sued civilly for his role in the assault claims the photographer trespassed when she took his picture.
Battery is the unconsented to touching of another. In Massachusetts, battery is always included in an assault and battery charged. Like in California, simple assault and battery is a misdemeanor crime in Massachusetts. Although simple assault and battery carries a jail sentence, most first time offenders receive little more than probation, a stay away from the victim order and possibly an anger management class.
Attorney Patrick Donovan is a former assistant district attorney in Norfolk County, Massachusetts. Attorney Donovan has successfully represented clients charged with both larceny and assault and battery. Attorney Donovan has tried many cases to verdict as both a prosecutor and a defense attorney. Attorney Donovan has been called the best Massachusetts criminal attorney in Boston by many of his clients.