In Orlando an extension is often granted as long as you are showing progress in the program. The diversion officers want you to successfully complete the program and will allow additional time. Make sure they have the Documentation for the hours and payments you have already made.
Yes your background will still show with a withhold of adjudication. However you may want to speak with a local attorney about reviewing the specific charge and your history to see if you qualify to seal the record.
The easiest way to deal with this issue is to hire an attorney to file a motion on your behalf to have the case put back on the docket. If you failed to appear there is a good chance a warrant is active for you. Otherwise you will need to turn yourself into the jail and hopefully have a bond.
Florida Statutes 316.2065 states the requirements:
I have listed below. You may consider purchasing a light for the bike Take a pic of the light on the bike along with the receipt for the light to court with you to get the citation dismissed. contact a local attorney if you need additional assistance.
Every bicycle in use between sunset and sunrise shall be equipped with a lamp on the front exhibiting a white light visible from a distance of at least 500 feet to the front and a lamp...
The state attorney decides whether to file the formal criminal charges. The victims input is certainly a factor in making this decision. Many times the state attorney can prove the case without your cooperation. Each case is factually different, so I suggest you contact your boyfriends lawyer and see what you can provide to assist.
You should contact a local attorney to speak with the investigating officer and confirm the status of the investigation. You should not speak with this officer without an attorney present. If the officer is forwarding the report to the state attorney, your attorney may also contact the state attorneys office and advocate on your behalf. This is an important process and the attorney assist in avoiding criminal charges from being filed. If there is an allegation of child abuse, you should...