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  • In the state of Florida, what happens if the police are unable to locate someone to serve them with a summons to appear for dui

    A friend of mine has pending dui charges due to an accident where they took a blood sample. The test results came back and they set up a court date and issued a summons to appear, but they are unable to locate the person to serve them with the sum...

    Mark’s Answer

    When the summons is returned unserve, many judges will issue an arrest warrant. Your friend should retain an experienced criminal defense practitioner.

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  • If a no contact order is a condition of my bond, can I still be present at my lawyer's deposition of the alleged victim?

    I was wondering if, since a no contact order is a condition of my bond, I was still entitled to be present at my lawyer's deposition of the alleged victim. She accused me of a second degree felony, and I don't think she knows that I could face 15 ...

    Mark’s Answer

    You are not allowed at deposition under the situation related.

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  • Can Diversion be ended early if all fees are paid ahead of time?

    Placed on pretrial diversion for petit theft misdemeanor ....Unfortunately, I lost my job in the process as they want me to completell the program and have charges dismissed as a result. Needless to say the job hunt is going to be very difficult a...

    Mark’s Answer

    Sometimes yes, sometimes no. Ask them.

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  • Could I Have Been Profiled Or Just Targeted By Officers?

    One Morning I was Just taking to a friend outside his house and after a little talking I reached in my pocket and pulled out money i had owed him for helping me in a financial problem and so after that we shook hands and I turn my bike around and ...

    Mark’s Answer

    You might have been under surveillance. Why not retain your own attorney?

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  • Do I need an attorney?

    I was in a house that was hit by a search warrant last week. I have no criminal record nor have I ever been to jail. The people who live in the house are disabled and I help them sometimes. The son was selling heroin and I had no idea. The father ...

    Mark’s Answer

    Why not alleviate yor worries by hiring an experienced criminal defense attorney?

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  • Will my arrest show up in a background check for a sales associate job?

    I was arrested for Petit Theft, 2nd degree, 1st offense. I was not convicted and am currently in a Pre-Trial Diversion program. I am in college and looking for an easy part time job. Will something like this show up in a background job for a simpl...

    Mark’s Answer

    Yes it will. Need a sealing after completion of program.

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  • I need help to complete a CNA application for another. - Self: Fl. Mental Health Professional. Return favor.

    Some of the questions do not pertain, but forced to answer them. Need to have someone in the legal field insure that I answer correctly.

    Mark’s Answer

    What is the question? Need more information .

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  • I need help on this situation

    My husband was arrested in Osceola county in May for a warrant from highland county. He was charged in Osceola for a different thing. He is currently is custody and I was planning to bail him out. A couple of weeks ago his bail was set at 7,000 ...

    Mark’s Answer

    It does sound a little unusual. You should retain a Highlands County attorney, preferably an experienced criminal defense one.

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  • Im 29 yrs old and got my first drug charge on may 9th 2015 can it be possible for me to get probation or anything then jailtime

    I was arrested with one prescription pill hydrocodone and a very small mariquana joint I had rode my bike from Casselberry florida to winter park florida to spend time with my family i havent seen in months as i got there i called a friend i owee ...

    Mark’s Answer

    This is another fact specific question. Not a good idea to post this. Also your question calls for a speculative answer. Why not retain your own attorney?

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  • How hard is it to get furlough from county jail for the birth of a child?

    Sentenced to 4 months - trustee - work program

    Mark’s Answer

    I don't think a judge would grant your request. Others would want similar accommodations.

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