Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Michael J. Pelletier, Office of the State Appellate Defender (Jay Wiegman, of counsel), Chicago, for Appellant.
Richard A. Devine, State's Attorney (Renee Goldfarb, Janet Powers Doyle, Barbara L. Jones, of counsel), Chicago, for Appellee.
Appellate Court of Illinois, First District, First Division.
Presiding Justice GORDON delivered the opinion of the court:
Following a bench trial, defendant, Darren Johnson, was found guilty of aggravated domestic battery and aggravated battery. The counts were merged and defendant was sentenced to four years in prison for aggravated domestic battery. Defendant contends on appeal that the domestic battery statute is unconstitutionally vague due to the inclusion of persons in a "dating...
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