Wife seeks divorce from Husband.
Husband allegedly attempts to beat Wife to death – with a metal flashlight. Husband also attempts to strangle Wife.
Husband also threatens to kill himself.
Couple has two young daughters.
Husband is arrested on charges of attempted murder and strangulation.
Oh, Husband was an attorney who served two former Presidents in important roles when they were in office. Husband was also the chief attorney in a large corporation.
And couple has millions of dollars in assets.
Wife has filed a civil lawsuit against Husband for $30 million, of which she seeks an award before final judgment, due to her injuries, which reportedly disable her from working.
Wife also fears dissipation of assets prior to Husband’s anticipated incarceration for what may be a very long time.
And Wife believes she requires bodyguards and other extraordinary security measures.