Arrested one week ago for felony domestic violence and assault with a deadly weapon. I have no criminal record. This is first time I've been in a situation like this. The wife and I were having an argument that escalated. She was the aggressor an...
I think you may need just criminal defense attorney right now. Child protective services may be dispatched to your home to observe and evaluate the living environment for your children, which may result in their being placed outside the home, at which point you may also need to retain a family law / child custody attorney. Best of luck to you. Hire an experienced criminal defense attorney who regularly appears in the courthouse at issue for you.See question
THAT WHEN YOU GET TO SAN QUENTIN YOU CAN QUALIFY FOR A PROGRAM THAT GIVES YOU 1/3 TIME CREDIT.ON TIME SERVED?
If someone shows up with credit for half the time left to serve, the credit will not decrease from one-half to one-third. The credit will remain at one half. I would not want to "qualify" for a program that makes the time left to serve longer by decreasing the time-served credit.See question
The papers included my name and my address
Are you referring to a fine from Rite Aid or what the court may order? If you do receive an order from a judge to pay some amount, pay it. However, if an attorney for Rite Aid sends you a letter asking you to pay a fee for its loss prevention expenses under Penal Code section 490, do not pay this "fine." Click on the article linked below to read more about such letters. Best of luck to you.See question
Is the fine ordered paid by a judge in court or is it from a letter you received in the mail from a law firm? If it is the latter, do not pay it. Click on the article below in such a situation, to read more about why such "fines" are not worth paying.See question
I assaulted my mom she kept on pushing me to a limit I couldn't take emotionally using harsh words and I lost it
Was a case filed against you? Was it in juvenile court or adult court? What do you mean by "on com?"See question
He got stopped because he did not see the crossing card. The court date is December 9th but we still have not gotten the official ticket with the amount he has to pay. What are the steps we should take in this case? I could not find the ticket in ...
There may be no official ticket forthcoming. Be sure your son does appear in court on 12/9 or hire an attorney to appear for him. This type of offense may not be simply resolved by merely paying a fine. Therefore, it would behoove your son to consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney in the San Mateo area ASAP to make sure he is not underestimating this. Good luck to him.See question
My son won a part of his appeal after he was sentenced. So he was returned to court. And the judge said "a new lawyer would be given to my son." what happens now?
It means a different attorney will be assigned to help your son moving forward. Good luck to him.See question
Less time for having sex witha miner no charges but age ?and if miner is pregnat and aproved , Please get to me assooon as you can i need help
Zero time because the case is never filed. You ought to retain an experienced criminal defense attorney in your town who can help you. If the case is filed, there are a many factors that will influence what kind of sentence may apply. Best of luck to you.See question
First time offense. "Victim" is not pushing charges. District Attorney charging. Living in CA. Only evidence are pictures police took after the fact. Daughter called police but did not witness the actual situation.
You should retain an experienced criminal defense attorney who regularly appears in the courthouse at issue. It would be smart not to underestimate these charges or be to trusting of the facts as you know them to be determinative. This is a pretty serious situation and you should have a sense of urgency about it. Best of luck.See question
My husband has 3 felony charges, for DV, threats and false imprisonment. Finally after 4 months he enter a plea. FSC last month, next one is in Dec, There is plenty evidence, photos and witnesses, Plus photos of other times he`s been phys...
His attorney is the number one person to ask about the chances of having such charges reduced to a misdemeanor. Have you asked him or her this question yet? It is tough to answer your question in a meaningful manner that helps you without reading the police report, talking to the DA, seeing your husband's prior record, knowing the injuries, etc. Good luck to you.See question