A list of the 34 charges War Machine is facing for alleged incident involving Christy Mack

March 15, 2017 11:25 am by Russell Ess
War Machine

The trial involving former UFC and Bellator fighter War Machine, who legally changed his name from Jonathan Koppenhaver, continues in a Clark County Courtroom.

War Machine in on trial for an alleged incident involving his ex-girlfriend, Christine Mackinday, better known by her adult film actress name, Christy Mack, and her then-boyfriend Corey Thomas.

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War Machine is facing 34 charges involving the case, which the former MMA fighter pleaded not guilty to all 34 counts against him.

MMA Insider Dizz tweeted a screenshot of the 34 charges against War Machine from the Clark County Court website.

The 34 felony charges include:

1. BATTERY CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE STRANGULATION.
2. COERCION.
3. PREVENTING OR DISSUADING WITNESS OR VICTIM FROM REPORTING CRIME OR COMMENCING PROSECUTION.
4. BATTERY CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE – STRANGULATION
5. COERCION.
6. PREVENTING OR DISSUADING WITNESS OR VICTIM FROM REPORTING CRIME OR COMMENCING PROSECUTION.
7. FIRST DEGREE KIDNAPPING RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM.
8. BATTERY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
9. SEXUAL ASSAULT.
10. SEXUAL ASSAULT.
11. ATTEMPT SEXUAL ASSULT.
12. SEXUAL ASSAULT.
13. BURGLARY WITH USE OF A DEADLY WEAPON.
14. FIRST DEGREE KIDNAPPING WITH USE OF A DEADLY WEAPON RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM.
15. COERCION (SEXUALLY MOTIVATED).
16. BATTERY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
17. BATTERY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
18. BATTERY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
19. BATTERY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
20. BATTERY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
21. BATTERY WITH USE OF A DEADLY WEAPON CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
22. BATTERY WITH USE OF A DEADLY WEAPON CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
23. BATTERY WITH USE OF A DEADLY WEAPON CONSTITUTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
24. BATTERY WITH INTENT TO COMMIT SEXUAL ASSAULT.
25. SEXUAL ASSAULT WITH USE OF A DEADLY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM.
26. ATTEMPT MURDER WITH USE OF A DEALY WEAPON.
27. BATTERY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM.
28. BATTERY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM.
29. BATTERY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL BODILY HARM.
30. BATTERY BY STRANGULATION.
31. BATTERY BY STRANGULATION.
32. BATTERY BY STRANGULATION.
33. ATTEMPT MURDER.
34. PREVENTING OR DISSUADING WITNESS OR VICTIM FROM REPORTING CRIME OR COMMENCING PROSECUTION.

War Machine in trial

Up to this point in what many are calling the War Machine Trial, Mack, Mack’s mother, and Thomas testified in court their accounts of War Machine’s violent history. According to report from Bloody Elbow, defense Attorney Jay Liederman led a cross-examination bringing up a range of topics including the possibilities of Mack profiting from the incident as well as a nude photo text message she sent of herself to War Machine two hours prior to the violent incident taking place.

This article first appeared on BJPENN.COM on 3/15/2017.


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