Doesn't the state have to drop the charges. Can they move forward with someone who has lied and got caught already. They admitted after they were caught they lied
The "L" word means different things to different people in court. The witness can be "impeached" in trial for making inconsistent statements. It is up to the prosecutor to drop a case. There is no automatic rule. Talk to the defense attorney about strategy.See question
Do airlines screen for outstanding warrants? (Domestic flights)
Yes they do. You need to take care of your warrant before you fly otherwise you might be severely inconveinced.See question
I ran a red light..got pulled over..the officer offered me a sobriety test I refused I attempted to walk in a straight line however I failed . I am now being offered 1 year probation and first time DUI charge with court fees and dui classes. im no...
What do you think? What's the video look like? Dui stays on your record forever. It depends on the judge, prosecutor and your version of the facts. There are risks.See question
I have no priors/never been arrested, cooperated with the officer, and he gave me a "court appearance not mandatory" Can i pay the fine and not have any consequences? (probation, criminal charges, further fines, license revocation, etc). Referrin...
You need an attorney to explain to you all of your options, Then you make an informed decision as to what is best for you.See question
Vop ordered to complete drug treatment..was kicked out after 3.months..now violated again...going to ask to just get jail sentence & be done with it..but does the 3 months I spent in rehab count towards my sentence?
I have seen this on dui because it is allowed in the statute. You can ask the judge, who will probably deny your request.See question
I was going to pick a friend up at night (1am) and I drove into the neighborhood complex and turned my lights off sitting in the drivers seat with the engine and ac running while I was waiting for him. As soon is he got in my car, not even 30 seco...
Interesting set of facts. It will be a close call by the judge on a motion to suppress. I struggle with why people consent to searches when they know the vehicle has contraband in it.See question
I have a recent court date coming up for burglary of an unoccupied conveyance and was wondering if I can possibly get it dropped to maybe a simple trespassing maybe even misdemeanor burglary. I don't want a felony on my record the rest of my life ...
It is your future. Why not put it into the hands of someone who knows what he is doing like an experienced defense attorney?See question
I was pulled over with 2 other people for speeding. It was my car but I was in the passengers seat. The driver didn't have a license, so he got a court date for that. They asked if they could search the car, and I consented knowing (or so I tho...
You have a very defensible case and have many options. Why not hire someone that can explain these to you like an experienced attorney?See question
I am a defendant in a misdemeanor criminal case. Initially, the charging document was issued with a warrant for my arrest. I was able to talk the prosecutor into changing it to a summons. Had I been arrested, I would have had an initial appeara...
Interesting question and very well written. But not grounds for dismissal. Misdemeanors have lots of options. Think about legal representation.See question
I am a 50 year old woman and also Mentally disable . What I took was $52.00 worth in merchandise , my court day is in 2 weeks and half . I have no idea what to do next . Can you advice me Please . Thank you
You will probably be offered pre trial diversion. You should think about hiring an attorney to relieve your stress and help guide you through the process.See question