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  • I had court on the 22 of April now i have a warrent because they rescuedualed withouth notifiying me how do i fix this problem?

    this is located in cicero Illinios and they did not tell me they had rescedualed now i have a warrent for aggravatting assult please tell mehow to fix this.

    John’s Answer

    You need to get a lawyer because of the seriousness of the charge. They can extradite you for it, and could very well do it if you are stopped for anything.

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  • I went to court on a motion to revoke probation and the judge told me he was goin to reset the matter off to another date to

    To give me time to pay my restitution off of 4300$ but my step dad was goin to pay it for me then he changed his mind and then he ended up in the hospital on the day I had to go back to court. I didn't show up to court because he was in the hospit...

    John’s Answer

    Turn yourself in on the failure to appear. It was worse to not appear than to show up and ask for time to pay, which you probably would have gotten. You also need to hire a lawyer now to unravel this mess.

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  • My ex boyfriend was convicted of aggravated domestic battery along with 3 other felonies. he wants custody. can he get it?

    my ex boyfriend and I are not together anymore and we have a 6 mo. old daughter. I am still legally married to my husband at this time. my ex wants to fight for custody of my daughter but he was convicted of 4 felonies. one involving a loaded fire...

    John’s Answer

    Slim to none, but you're going to need a lawyer.

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  • Can I obtain a pardon of accessory before the fact of armrobbery? If so, what are my options, and time for processing everything

    In so many words its hard finding a job without the proper introduction from the state in which you were convicted in stating in so many words we forgive and accept you back in society. And I don't have any problems with doing so. In fact I am cu...

    John’s Answer

    Pardons are an act of grace form the governor of the state of the offense. You need a lot of support from people to show that you are completely rehabilitated and won't offend again.

    Expect it to take a while. You can file it yourself or hire a lawyer. In many states, the forms are online.

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  • What can happen if a prison releases an inmate before they are supposed to be released?

    inmate did time for parole violation and was released before time served for new charges

    John’s Answer

    You need more specifics for this question to be answerable.

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  • Can a class A aggravated assault misdemeanor be expunged. It has been nine years ago, I was 19 and have had no other charges not

    While having an argument with my parents my mother called the police. I picked up a shovel and ran up on our deck. I was scared to death and held the shovel in my lap. When the office told me to put the shovel down he sprayed me with pepper spray ...

    John’s Answer

    A misdemeanor non-DV assault can be expunged. The forms are on the ACIC website.

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  • What makes a state case go federal?

    This case has two drug distribution charges totaling 5grams. The officers followed someone from the house they were investigating and pulled them over found drugs in the purse. The house was then raided and the person charged was not home yet. Whe...

    John’s Answer

    No criteria except an easy winning drug case (in their mind) for the feds.

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  • Fail to Obtain Rabies Vaccination charge, even if I have a valid vaccination?! how Can they do this?!

    I was charged with a class c misdemeanor for Fail to Obtain Rabies Vaccination, even though I have a valid vaccination for my dog and they are now trying to fine me $300 dollars. I have proof from my vet that I have the vaccination and when the an...

    John’s Answer

    Nothing is easy with courts. You'll have to take the proof of vaccination to court, like proof of insurance on a car.

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  • How do I get a juvenile warrant quashed without appearing in court?

    I never had a criminal record this is my first time getting in trouble I got the warrant when I was 16,now im 19&pregnant im scared to go to the courthouse because of my condition what do I do im willing to pay probation i just have to be here wit...

    John’s Answer

    No. Get a lawyer.

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