Is the Petty Theft consider as a criminal offense even the case is dismissed and sealed.
If the case was dismissed and sealed the is no conviction on your record.See question
I'm a 23 year old Irish girl in New York on a H-4 visa, I had an altercation after a night out getting food at a street vendor. I got punched in the face and knocked to the ground by a male, when the cops arrived I requested charges to be pressed ...
Your attorney can contact the prosecutor on your behalf. However, it will be up to the State if they wish to continue the cases. You will have to go to court. You should consult with an immigration attorney.See question
My case has been downgraded to municipal court from superior court. I was planning to enroll in PTI because it's my first time getting arrested. I did some research and I find out that PTI is not available in municipal courts. I want all my record...
Depending on the charges and the circumstances you may be eligible for a conditional dismissal program. Please consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney ASAP.See question
I was arrested and then the detectives came back and said that I was being released because I was not under arrest because the Ada didn't have enough to charge me. 2 weeks later they contacted me to tell me I was being charged with a class a misde...
Yes it is legal and probably based upon additional investigation that uncovered additional evidence.See question
How many new cases do criminal defence lawyers handle per year?
It all depends on the type of practice the attorney has. If the attorney is doing manly Federal White Collar cases, that attorney may handle a few dozen a year because a trial in a case like that could take several months. An attorney doing a great many traffic cases may do 10 or more each day.See question
Can he remove it from his record
New York does not have an expungement law. So it would be unlikely that the conviction would be removed.See question
I got caught shoplifting groceries at Stop/Shop. LP brought me to their room, questioned me, and then took down my license information, last 4 digits of my social, my address. No police called. Banned from store. On my way out, handed me a Civil R...
It does not seem likely at this time you'll be charged with the petite larceny.See question
I was working as a dietary aid at a care center when hired I was told I had to get finger print work done after I did that I worked for a month then the results came back saying that I have outstanding felonies. I don't have any felonies I have a ...
In a background check, open cases can come up as it did in your case.See question
I was attending an Eagles football game. So there are hundreds of people drinking all day. Someone called the Philadelphia cops saying I was stumbling and was arrested for disorderly conduct. I've never been in serious trouble like this, nor do I ...
It's best that you seek legal advise and representation from an attorney admitted to practice law in PA and is familiar with the court that you are going to.See question
There are a great many trial attorneys in New York. You may search through AVVO and interview some or call on friends and family to make a referral.See question