I was recently charged with theft in the 4th degree and 3 counts of forgery, this is my first offense and I was told to turn myself in today.
Contact your local public defender's office prior to turning yourself in. Do not make ANY statements to the police or anyone else, even if you think you are helping yourself, you are not.
You are entitled to have a lawyer, even if you can't afford one. The state will appoint one to help you.
I was at a gas station getting gas & the car hachback was open. The key weren't in the ignition. An officer got his dog out & said the dog smelled Percocet in the car. So he said he had probably cause. Found some of my prescriptions. He arrested ...
There are many defensible issues that I see in your case, but the internet is not the place to get real answers. You are charged with serious offenses. Hire the best criminal trial lawyer you can find today. Don't wait, as there are things that need to be done to retain your rights.See question
I received a speeding ticket in North Carolina for 79 in a 65. I was going to just pay the ticket, but I have received several letters in the mail from lawyers stating I should not do this. The lawyers claim that they may be able to get the charge...
You should not just pay the ticket. The two states share information. Have a lawyer handle it correctly to minimize the consequences and overall costs.See question
He got 1 for no licenses 2nd one was speeding and learners permit violation 3 one was for speeding again..All in a 4 months period
In all likelihood, he will not be facing jail. He runs the possibility of having his license revoked. I am assuming he is under 18 based upon the charges. If that is the case, then the accumulation of points could revoke him. Call an experienced traffic attorney in your area.See question
My cousin is being charged with a vehicular homicide for drugs (marijuana), but the medical records state that no drug test was ever performed. Is it possible they will dismiss these charges. They did list the blood alcohol level which was 0.00 bu...
It is impossible to answer that question. The fact that there is no test is a good fact for the defendant, but the state may be relying on other evidence, such as an admission that he had recently smoked or the testimony of a DRE (drug recognition expert).See question
My situation involves family. I was indicted for attempted agg sexual assault, indecency by contact, and by exposure. They are all from 1 person based on an interview from the child advocacy center. The charging papers say they are a criminal epis...
That is a serious accusation. It is best answered by a local experienced criminal defense attorney. If you can't afford to hire one, the court should appoint one for you. I suggest you seek counsel immediately.See question
I have a friend who has warrants for there arrest and I want to know who to call to alert them of said persons whereabouts
Your local Sheriff would be the first place to start.See question
I just turned 18 today and my boyfriend is 17. He's 8 months younger then me. We had sex a few months ago right after he turned 17. But is it now illegal for us to.actually have sex since I'm not 18 and he's 17?
It is legal. The age of consent in N.C. is 16. It may not be legal in other states.See question
i am in a work place environment addressing a legitimate concern to a fellow employee another employee who may have been responsible for the issue without my knowing , makes some sarcastic remark in an attempt to downplay & talk over me as i'm spe...
State laws differ as to how a person may defend themselves and whether retreat from the situation is required. I suggest you contact a local attorney and set up an appointment to discuss the details of your situation.See question