Can the victim in a felonious assault case be charged if self-defense is proven?

Question Details: My girlfriend attacked me with a knife and is being charged with felonious assault. She has a lawyer and is trying to say that I attacked her and have been abusing her for 2 years, which is false. There are pictures of my injuries and also my daughter's testimony saying that she thought my girlfriend was going to kill me. I also still have the hoodie with the knife holes.

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