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Scott David Levy

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  • Misd 242-243 e(1) Only one count. Arrested on F273.5, where to read the statue of re-filing

    I was arrested on a 273.5 felony, but charged only with a single count of lesser charge misd 243(e) (1) battery on a spouse. Case was dismissed right before trial was to start. I want read the California code sections for re-filing of felony, misd...

    Scott’s Answer

    If you really want to give yourself peace of mind, I would hire an attorney to call the DA's office for the entire statute of limitations that way if it is ever filed, the attorney should find out before a warrant is issued.

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  • I got a PJC in NC for Possession of Cocaine. Will I be able to expunge the offense after PJC probation is over?

    I got a PJC in NC for Possession of Cocaine. Will I be able to expunge the offense after PJC probation is over? I haven't ever expunged an offense before. I also got a PJC for Speeding a year ago. Will my second PJC affect my insurance points, lic...

    Scott’s Answer

    Do you have the criminal complaint or actual charges in front of you? Perhaps you could give us exact codes and maybe we can be a lot more helpful.
    Scotty

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  • If i dont pay the civil demand would it effect my credit record? can i get the record expunged?

    I was caught stealing from JCP for 52 dollars. they took my social, liscense, fingerprints, and photo. im not sure if they called the police. all i had to do was signed these forms, then they made a call to see if i could be relesed which i was ab...

    Scott’s Answer

    I think the lawyers below really hit the issue, although my biggest concern if I were you would be, my credit report and having a ding on your credit record. Also, are you getting any scholarships??

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  • A 417.4 charge has a min. of 30 days in jail, is it possible to be served probation, etc. and no jail time?

    I ask because I have a family and a job that I've been with for 10 years. I would lose my job if I had to serve jail time.

    Scott’s Answer

    Hiring the right attorney, if you have the means could be the difference between a good result and a great result.

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  • What is Da warrant and what is a motion to set bail?

    criminal

    Scott’s Answer

    The judge can issue a warrant if you don't appear. The bail m/or hearing is where the judge determines if you will go into custody or stay out.

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  • I was just on parole for 23 months for a stalking M1 charge . I just completed it. now I am to serve three years of probation.

    I am now serving probation for a harrassment m3, a disorderly conduct m3 and another harrassment m3. I am serving 3 years probation consecutively for these 3 misdemeanors. All of my court costs have been paid. I have a full time job as well. Can a...

    Scott’s Answer

    Finding a lawyer in a case like this is important. This is a pretty serious case with serious consequence so getting off probation is surely a good idea.

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  • Plead guilty or not guilty to dui?

    My fiance was arrested friday night for a DUI. He was released on his own recognizance after an hour with the police, however he is scheduled to appear in court for areaignment. We have never been through this and I would like to know what the ben...

    Scott’s Answer

    Don't forget that you must contact the DMV within 10 days if a DUI arrest or else he can loose his license! !! Very important!

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  • MY SON HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH THE FOLLOWING: 3CTS-VC23105(A), 1 CT-PC1192.7(C)(8), 1 CT-PC1170(H)(3) &3 CTS-PCM261.5(B).

    MY SON IS 19 A REALLY GOOD KID WHO GRADUATED FROM H.S. THIS YEAR, NEVER IN TROUBLE. WANTS TO ENTER THE AIR FORCE AND STUDIES CONTINUOUSLY. DRIVING WITH 3 FRIENDS IN TRUCK AND TRIED TO TURN, GOING TOO FAST AND HIT A TREE. ALL KIDS INJURED, BUT A...

    Scott’s Answer

    What specifically would you like to know? How can we help?

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  • Can I plead non-guilty for open-container while walking (infraction)?

    2 friends and I (all of us International students above 21) were walking with cups at night in Santa Barbara. At a corner, a couple of officers stopped us, asked us what was inside the cups and told us that it smells like rum&coke. We didn't admit...

    Scott’s Answer

    Immigration and criminal are two separate facets of law so make sure you speak to a immigration attorney before doing anything.

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  • I was recently arrested for possession of a loaded meth pipe. What kind of punishment should I expect?

    I have no previous arrest or criminal record. I was questioned by officers looking for a weapon that they believed my boyfriend used in an unrelated matter. I was in my vehicle and the pipe was in my purse. I did tell the officer he could search m...

    Scott’s Answer

    You could be eligible for deferred entry of judgement, and the case could be dismissed if you complete drug court....depending on the charges.

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