The new laws effective Nov 2015
The mandatory minimum has not changed.See question
If already incarcerated... Do u get credit for time served
Credit for time served depends on several factors, the most important being whether the arrest originated by a federal or state authority.See question
He's never been to prison. This took place in Florida he resides in Georgia. His bail is 500,000.00 I want him to come home is this possible.
He may file a motion to reduce the bond. This should be filed by his attorney.See question
I was charged with poss with intend of distribution of meth i got sentenced 5 years probation on the first offender act that was on January 2014 can i get early termination at this point Ive been paying my fees and calling in every month Am a l...
Typically, you would wait 2 years before asking for early termination of probation.See question
The motion for early release under drugs minus 2 has been filed; however it's not showing up on PACER. Can I check with courts on status?
You should wait a few more days and try again. The attorney may not have filed the paperwork yet.See question
Is he eligible for new drug minus 2 early release request? His lawyer is unresponsive and so is legal defender. What should he do?
He may be eligible for a sentence reduction. There are several steps involved in making that determination.See question
My daughter in jail for probation violation in June, on Oct. 6th she was suppose to get out but US Marshal put a hold on her and she does not know why. I have called the Jail, State's Attorney, and the US Marshal's office and they will not say why...
You need an attorney to investigate other jurisdictions which may have pending charges on her.
Steven Berne, Esq.
When I was 19 i got my first DUI in Forsyth, I was a freeman until I was arrested in ATL for possession of a registered firearm in conjunction, with a peice of felony substance they found, A month later I was charged with DUI when I was taking my ...
You can certainly choose jail over dui court. However, you should hire one attorney to handle all your cases. Your lawyer may be able to get the time reduced.See question
I was at a national park and made the mistake of smoking in my car. I also made the mistake of forgetting to pay the parking fee. A park ranger snuck up behind me to ask why, and smelled the smoke. He asked if I had anything in my car. I said no, ...
You should hire a lawyer who has experience in the federal court where you are appearing. The attorney should be able to work things out with the case seriously impacting your career.See question
Sentencing For Tara D Atkins is she going to be sentenced to prison
That depends on the value of her testimony against Jason and his co-defendant.See question