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Kyle J Bristow

Kyle Bristow’s Answers

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  • I recently separated from my wife that I married back in 2001.

    I recently separated from my wife that I married back in 2001. I am looking to file for divorce and recently stumbled on her file to be divorced from her previous marriage that she filed for on 10/26/2000 and the Final Judgment is marked Other an...

    Kyle’s Answer

    You should immediately and privately consult with an attorney who practices in the area of family law. Do not post anything else online about it; what you say and write can be used against you.

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  • Should I plead guilty or innocent on a third degree retail fraud charge?

    It's my first offense I'm only 19 years old They caught me and I immediately apologized I realized it was wrong, and was cooperative I don't want my stupid mistake to effect me in the future- is there a way to have this sealed?

    Kyle’s Answer

    Get a criminal defense attorney immediately and quit talking about your case--even on AVVO

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  • Do I have to testify for a domestic violence charge?

    my spouse was arrested for domestic violence I proceeded to press charges but I don't think I can go through the court date and testify I don't want charges dropped I just don't think I can handle it is there anything that I can legally do And not...

    Kyle’s Answer

    No. The prosecutor and the defendant can compel your testimony. It's called due process.

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  • Family court hearing

    What is a de novo hearing?? Is it wise to show up without a lawyer? I umderstand when dealing with the courts you should have one, however I did fine with the refree hearing without one. There is evidence (a good amount) against my partner. Also w...

    Kyle’s Answer

    You need an attorney. Child custody cases are serious. Don't risk your children's safety and your future relationship with them by playing lawyer.

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  • How to drop a domestic violence charge on my husband?

    my husband was arrested for domestic violence (squeezing my shoulder) nothing major but kids were here so the police apparently called cps. I did press charges but cps is going to actually help with counseling as a family and suggested counseling ...

    Kyle’s Answer

    You should hire an attorney to help you navigate the legal minefield. An attorney can help you with CPS and the prosecutor so your family can move on.

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  • Can I have prior charges removed from my record?

    I was charged with a slew of things nearly a year ago, was arrested, bonded, and the charges we're dropped. I overheard someone from the prodecution say that my charges we're "Nollied", but I'm uncertain if that means anything that will help me. ...

    Kyle’s Answer

    It sounds like your charges were dismissed. You need an attorney to help you expunge the record.

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  • Can anyone recommend a appellate attorney who specializes in drug cases and police misconduct.

    The misconduct involves theft of evidence by police and tampering with evidence by police.

    Kyle’s Answer

    Appeals have very stringent timelines--or rights are waived. Get an appellate attorney immediately if you are serious about pursuing an appeal.

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  • My husband is in prison and has been since November 2009 and I haven't spoke to him since febuary 2010

    My husband was on parole when we got together... I only knew him for about a month and we got married about a month later I found out I was pregnant.. 7 months later he became incarserated I delivered our son in February 2010 by myself I took my s...

    Kyle’s Answer

    Hire an attorney to help you with the process. You have a lot of issues--child custody, child support, etc

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  • Hi, I would like to retrieve a record of a text conversation from my phone company for a small claims case I hope to file.

    What is the procedure for doing so? Can I hire an attorney to send a subpoena to them?

    Kyle’s Answer

    You should go to your cellphone service provider and see if they can give you a certified copy of your records.

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  • Do I need attorney for hit and run case?

    I had an accident and I was senseless so went to get my dad instead of calling 911. I was in police custody for 2 days and got released by giving 500$ bond. My court date is in this Friday.

    Kyle’s Answer

    You need an attorney immediately. Do not post anything else online. You are facing a misdemeanor or felony--depending upon the severity of the victim's injuries.

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