If you are arrested is there a law that requires you to get on the ground. If not can refusing to get on the ground be resisting arrest?
Many other factors must be considered to answer your question with an answer it deserves. Any refusal or perceived refusal of the police officer's instructions cause a potential resisting charge. Be aware and beware.See question
I just recently turned 20 and I'm dating a girl I grew up with who is sixteen iv known her most of my life. She lives in south Dakota and I live in mn. I heard that her parents could press charges even if she is legal age to concent. Her and her ...
Check out the wiki page "age of consent" and then Consult and retain an experienced local criminal defense attorney. Many other factors must be considered to answer your question with an answer it deserves.See question
Such as paying minimal amounts, such as $10.00 a month.
Consult and retain an experienced local criminal defense attorney ASAP. After a detailed review of the case facts he/she will be in the best position to advise you of options and stratigies.See question
My boyfriend is getting charged with sexual assault by my parents, we didn't have sex, no penetration, and he didn't do anything against my will. The only problem is our age difference we are 5 years apart, I'm 15 he is 20. Can he still go to jail...
Coordination by the "victim" and the experienced local criminal defense lawyer for the accused is crucial in the type of situation you describe. Understanding the entire facts and circumstances in the case is a must to prepare potential theories of defense. Did the accused admit wrongdoing? Did the "victim" give a statement? Under what circumstances were the statements given? These questions should not be posted online. Consult and retain the best local criminal defense lawyer available ASAP.See question
The government is said to have wiretapping as well as a confidential informant
Preparation, investigation and meticulous attention to every detail is a good beginning. Finding the weaknesses in the government's case is the task at hand. Review every aspect of the discovery including the backgrounds of the CIs. Consult and retain an experienced local federal criminal defense attorney ASAP. Complex cases require complex analysis and focus on every detail.See question
If an item was purchased with a legitimate coupon, then returned for full reimbursement for store credit, not cash, about 10 times at different locations, What can the retailer do to the customer? Can the customer be detained and arrested for coup...
Yes, the retailer can take action. Better not to post details. If this is a hypothetical question continue your research. If this is a real situation Consult and retain an experienced local criminal defense attorney ASAP.See question
My brother signed a confession at his home following a search. Home was searched for child porn. Issue is, his exwife turned in a dvd to police saying it was his. He did not know this and signed confession! He has never been in trouble with the la...
Complex questions require complex analysis. Investigation and presentation of the various points in this complicated fact pattern will take work. The best first step in protecting the accused is to Consult and retain an experienced local criminal defense attorney ASAP.See question
I'm on a indictment with 20 people. I never bought or sold drugs to any of those 20 people. The only evidence is statements from people trying to get less time. But there is no statements saying that I bought or sold to any of my coconspirators. I...
If the answer is based on what you have presented then yes you have a "good chance" of winning. Regrettably, that not the complete case. Many other factors must be considered to answer your question with an answer it deserves.
Trial preparation and the presentation of the case at trial is a complex endeavor. Complex questions require complex analysis by an experienced local criminal defense attorney.
Although the law is that the burden of proof is on the government to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt the realty is that most jurors begin with a premise of guilt.
a friend had unexplained deposits from the company he had worked for. his wife found out and they divorced but before they were divorced she printed out the statements gave them to someone else and is now 2 years later being black mailed. Since th...
Prosecutions are possible any time within the applicable Statute of Limitations period. Many other factors must be considered to answer your question with an answer it deserves. Consult and retain an experienced local criminal defense attorney ASAP.See question
My uncle's son pressed charges on him but two to three days later signed a document dropping the charges, can the state pick it up even though my uncle's son will not cooperate in the prosecution of his dad?
Yes, is the direct answer. It is the prosecutor who has discretion to go forward or to "drop" charges. That being said retaining an experienced local criminal defense lawyer is the best first step in protecting the accused and using the Uncle's document.See question