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  • I'm on state parole in pa and I have a warrant now for a new charge an I ran from that warrant what is going to happen

    I am on state parole for escaping work release I have been off my meds due to being pregnant and I went back to my original charges writing bad checks 14,000 worth at a giant food store now I have a warrant for a new charge I ran from the warrant ...

    Michael’s Answer

    You will be facing your back time, the new charge and possibly another new charge for escape. This is a serious situation, but facing it and dealing with it is the only way to proceed. Speak with an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as possible.

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  • Raped and invoulentarly commited

    I was raped by my father and had a mental break. I was committed due to the trauma of the rape. I was released and deemed mentally competent. There was no mental illness found. I was traumatized. Now I cannot get a gun permit and was accused of l...

    Michael’s Answer

    I do not see why you are facing the Federal charges. It does appear to be an unusual situation. You will need to sit with an attorney to discuss this matter in full before a true assessment can be made.

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  • What happens if the arresting officer doesn't read you your rights?

    Did 16 months as a minor then got out on a 5 year probation. caught a violation of probation for domestic assult and evading arrest

    Michael’s Answer

    Often times, they do not need to read you your rights. This is only prior to an interrogation. More would need to be known, but given what you have provided, I do not suspect this will be an issue.

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  • Hello, I have a question

    I have a date in the court that gave me a cop for petty theft, told me to get a notice of court by mail but I haven't gotten anything, it's been a month of arrest. What do I do if I'm getting nothing of summons? Thank you ....

    Michael’s Answer

    I concur with Mr. Dane. If the state has the incorrect address information due to you not providing it to them, the failure to serve it is on you. You should sit with someone to discover what the status is.

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  • Can a police officer from MA report to NH and get my license suspended just for knowingly driving around with my car smelling?

    I was pulled over for a headlight. The police officer mentioned the scent of weed and I told him it was from a few hours ago. He told me if He wanted to, he could search me and/or report me to NH. Something about me driving and knowingly not being...

    Michael’s Answer

    They can try this approach, but I am uncertain how successful it will be. More would need to be known regarding this incident.

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  • Can i be detained with no reasonable or valid reason?

    My friend was pulled over for speeding after consuming a couple beers. The officer tried to give her a breathalyzer test but it was faulty. With no reasonable or valid reason, he took her to the Police post to use a different breathalyzer where s...

    Michael’s Answer

    It appears that the state will claim that there was probable cause or at least reasonable suspicion. A motor vehicle violation and the smell of alcohol/admission of "consuming a couple of beers" may or may not be enough. But I expect to see testimony regarding slurred speech, lack of balance, blood shot eyes and/or other factors showing intoxication. You need to sit with an attorney to determine how to proceed.

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  • OK my boyfriend in jail n I'm trying to figure out how to get his detainer lifted without probation officer cuz he won't

    He never had any violations BT got a new charge its a felony1 BT his po officer won't lift his detainer til he go to premilery hearing BT trying to get lifted before he go to court how els can we go bout getting it lifted

    Michael’s Answer

    Without knowing what the back case is, it makes it more difficult to determine the chances of a successful Motion to Lift the Detainer. This is especially true, since the new charge is and F1. Keep in mind, that even if he does succeed in getting it lifted, you would need to raise the bail for the new case as well.

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  • How do I find out if my fiance getting parole he because he got 2 new charges,misconduct&drug charge

    Has no pyre write-ups,he got 1-2yrsHe minimum was 2/10/15,how do I find out what going on with him everything was approved but he got put in hole11/14/14,got charged misconduct&drug&I was told I was not allowed to visit him while he in,the hole im...

    Michael’s Answer

    You may be able to learn a few things from his family, if they communicate with you. My understanding, based on how it was written, he picked up two new charges while incarcerated. If that is the case, I would not count on him getting out on his minimum date. You may be able to discover if he has new charges pending, and what the status is by searching for a docket on the UJSportal website.

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  • I'm on county and state parole I maxed my county on nov 21 but I didn't pay restitution and now she violates me what can happen?

    I caught a new charge for bad checks I was off my psych meds due to pregnancy and reverted back to old behaviors I have an active warrant and I'm on state and county parole what can happen I just had a baby and I need help I don't want to turn mys...

    Michael’s Answer

    This is one of those questions that has so many varying aspects that it would take a great deal of time to discuss and it depends upon many different factors. You need to sit down with an attorney to discuss this as it is a complicated matter.

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  • Looks like I did a plea agreement for a charge that was dropped. How do I get that corrected?

    Receiving stolen property was dropped May 2013. Plea agreement lists that charge in January of 2014. Need to know if that charge can be removed from the plea agreement

    Michael’s Answer

    I am assuming that this was done through counsel. I would suggest starting by asking him or her what occurred.

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