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  • What charges does my son face for 1st time gun possesion at 18 yrs

    Asked by a user in Fresno, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    He has rights to be free from an unlawful search and seizure. You gave consent, but officers may have acted outside their scope (searched beyond what you authorized). If the evidence is excluded,...

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  • Criminal charges

    Asked by a user in Fresno, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    Sometimes employers will not accept felons. If it was reduced to a misdemeanor you could apply for more jobs. Also, it can affect your ability to get state and federal loans. It may also affect...

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  • Can my friend or I sue for towing charges over his wrongful arrest and search and seizure of his vehicle?

    Asked by a user in Fresno, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    I think you can sue the government or the individual. I'm not sure where or how it should be filed. I was going to sue the government once for wrongfully putting me in jail. As I remember, you...

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  • Will my son have to do jail time.

    Asked by a user in Manteca, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    Sounds like felonies of the non violent nature. There is a good chance he could get a deal that involves felony probation and punishment, but there is a possibility of prison. In my experience,...

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  • What do I do? Theft misdemeanor?

    Asked by a user in Fresno, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    The most important thing is to get that arrest warrant recalled. The judge cannot do that until the matter gets put on calender. In order to get the matter put on calendar, you need to go down to...

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  • I got my third D.U.I. last week. my first two were about 6 years ago. I have a class b commercial license now.

    Asked by a user in Fresno, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    First off, you need to examine whether or not to fight the DUI. If you and your attorney decide to deal the punishment is more severe than with a second DUI. As long as your prior DUI's are within...

    1 lawyer agreed with this answer

  • Is my ex extorting me

    Asked by a user in Fresno, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    If it says you don't have to pay, you probably don't. Additionally, there are requirements to notice you as to the amount she is seeking. She may be able to make an argument for an increase. The...

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  • Do I have to pay restitution from theft when they got everything back and no damage was done?

    Asked by a user in Victorville, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    I routinely had this problem when I was a public defender. To me, it doesn't feel right. How are corporations going to profit from our justice system? I remember the letters were a little scary...

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  • How much for a lawyer?

    Asked by a user in Fresno, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    It depends on the complexity of your case. I've done cases for less than that. If you have a really bad history, this could be a very high stakes shop lifting case. Most attorneys, including...

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  • Can I get in trouble if I unknowing sent an inapropiate pic to a minor?

    Asked by a user in Fresno, CA - almost 2 years ago.

    You may be in trouble. It depends on what happened. The father hasn't gone to the police, maybe nothing will come of it. Maybe they are just messing with you. I would discontinue communication...

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