I was the victim of harassment and ended up being arrested for harassment over the phone?
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Your priority is to deal with the criminal charge. For that you need an attorney. The attorney will be able to obtain the prosecutor's file - including the police reports - which will allow you to discover what you are alleged to have done.
Once the criminal case is over, you might be able to pursue a civil claim against the people who provided false information to the police. This can be complicated since public policy does not support claims brought against people who are simply mistaken about the information they provide to the police, but it sounds like you might be able to establish that the information in this case was knowingly false.
In any event, a conviction on these charges will make any civil action impossible to pursue, so avoiding that needs to be your primary focus.
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I see question marks, but no question. Did you have a legal question?
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