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  • Can I fight a traffic ticket that I did not commit? Can he reissue a new one on the court date?

    I just moved to easley, sc last month. I was driving on main street at night and made a right turn, There was no illumination on "no turn on red" sign... so naturally I turned. I got pulled over and explained to the cop that I just moved here and ...

    Fred’s Answer

    Contact a criminal defense attorney to help you. He or she can better explain your case to the Judge. It is not the obligation of the police officer to help you out with this charge.

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  • Traffic Ticket

    If I have tickets in another county in South Carolina and just recently got tickets in a different county in South Carolina will have to serve time for the previous tickets ?

    Fred’s Answer

    It is very important that you consult with and hire a criminal defense lawyer. The tickets may have further consequences that you have not considered. Get some help to assist you with this situation.

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  • I was incarcerated in 2007-2008. I won't be able to go visit my fiancee bc we haven't got married ....right? What can I do?

    I went to prison for violating probation in 2007. I got out 2008. Now my fiancee is at Kirkland in SC.....is there anyway they will let me go see him

    Fred’s Answer

    Yes, contact the prison where he is incarcerated and ask about the visitation policy.

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  • Is it possible to get off lifetime probation for a non violent sex offense?

    I've been on probation for 3 and half years now, and i can't get any answers from my probation officer or the lawyer that took my case as to whether or not i can get off of probation soon. I spent 22 months in federal prison for possession of chil...

    Fred’s Answer

    Go back and schedule an appointment to speak with your lawyer. It is his or her job to explain this information to you so that you understand.

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  • What is the sentence range for Fraud of less than 10000?

    This is the person's 6th conviction for fraud since 2009, although the other offenses are $500 or less.

    Fred’s Answer

    The range is from 0 to 10 years if they are convicted of 2 or more property crimes. Consult and hire an attorney to help you.

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  • Can a minor claim a settlement if they were a passenger in an accident in South Carolina but insured by a Florida company?

    My 3 year old was in an accident with his uncle who was determined at fault,insured by Florida insurance company, my son had minor injuries, mostly emotional afterwards, can my child still get a settlement claim beyond his medical expenses? Even ...

    Fred’s Answer

    A passenger is able to get a recovery against the driver of the vehicle. Contact a personal injury attorney asap.

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  • I was False Imprisoned, what can I do for correcting this and can I file on my own, or how do I get assistants?

    I was cited for a 3rd DUS, but was not driving when a ticket was issued!

    Fred’s Answer

    You need to get a lawyer asap to help you , this is not something that you should do on your own.

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  • Can a 27 year old be charged for having sex with a 17 year old in South Carolina ?

    This 27 year old has a record for assault and child support charges.

    Fred’s Answer

    Yes. If the 27 year old had sex with the 17 year old when that person was 16 years old then they can be charged. Contact a lawyer about this situation and get some help asap.

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  • Is a felony forgery charge eligible for expungement in the State of SC if you have received a full pardon for all charges?

    I have 2 felony forgery charges in SC 1 in Lexington County and 1 in Richland County. I served my time paid all fines have been clean clear ever since. the charges are about 5 years apart and the last one was in 1993 served my time released in 1...

    Fred’s Answer

    A felony on your record is not eligible for expungement.

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  • What happens with truancy?

    If you stop going to school when you are 16 I understand you will be marked as truant. But what happens when you turn 18? Can you still be picked up and charged with truancy, even if no police officer has done anything about it up to that point? O...

    Fred’s Answer

    If you are going to school and at your age that would be high school then you can be charged with truancy if you don't go to school.

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