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  • Can I avoid going to jail somehow. Maybe do more time on house arrest, community service, anything?

    I have to go serve 18 days in jai after my 55 days of house arrest are up. My girlfriend is not going to be able to work while I'm in jail because we have a 18 month old who needs to be watched and we work opposite schedules because no one else ca...

    John’s Answer

    Maybe you should have thought about consequences before you did whatever it was to get put in this situation. Your fears about what "might" happen are not going to be enough to get the judge to repentance you. Hire a lawyer to see if there are any work arounds.

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  • Do I have any legal recourse to be settled for their false accusations, and public embarassment?

    On January 10, 2016. I was stopped, falsely accused, and I believe illegally detained. For shoplifting, at my local Wal-Mart. I tried to explain to the Loss Prevention Agent who stopped me, that I didn't steal anything. But, we just argued about t...

    John’s Answer

    You lied to what purpose I can't imagine. You have no basis for suing anyone. Get a life and some counseling.

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  • How long does it take for a warrant to be issued? Can a bus line check for warrants? Will a warrant transfer to another state?

    So my husband was arrested in November last year on domestic violence, was in jail a few days, plead no contest and received 26 weeks of domestic violence classes, 48 hours community service and $365 in fines. No date to finish anything, no probat...

    John’s Answer

    If your husband was convicted and has all these post conviction obligations he is on probation whether you know it or not. You want advice on how he can escape these obligations and I am not ethically able to assist you.

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  • Can I join twitter without fear of the 2nd and 3rd degree felony charges hanging over my head being executed?

    I have been declared a sex offender (Florida, Sarasota, 2001) and have already reported my one and only e-mail address. I would like to join and use twitter, different from e-mail, as a way to bring traffic to a web page I had created to display ...

    John’s Answer

    Probation is a privilege which usually involves some limitations on otherwise constitutional rights. Yours are not being violated. If you want help on doing this legally hire a lawyer.

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  • How True is this? If im found out, what would be the best way to talk myself out of it? If not, how much trouble would i be in?

    I am on Probabtion for a DWI and a Second Degree Drug Poss. Felony in Texas. I recently got an apartment in November 2015 in someone else's name but still listed myself as an occupant so i wouldn't risk getting kicked out. Its February 2016 and i ...

    John’s Answer

    You can't "talk" your way out of anything. You are in violation of the terms and conditions of your probation. Get a lawyer.

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  • What can we do about the situation

    He was convicted of aiding and abetting a homicide, felony murder, felony murder burglary 2 counts. He been incarcerated since 1985 serving 20 concurrent also he paralyzed from the chest down permanent confined to a wheelchair.

    John’s Answer

    After 26 years? Nothing....................................................................................................................................

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  • Free consultations? Low price Anyone... I really want this to be dismissed or some kind of courtesy from courts.

    I live in Miami, Florida and I received a camera speeding ticket in the mail from the Washington D.C. Police department, saying I have to pay $200 by 02/19/2016 after due date $400 for going 73 miles per hour in a 50Mph. I was totally unaware that...

    John’s Answer

    You expect courtesy from the Courts? Is this a joke?

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  • So far no lawyer is willing to handle an accepted plea case. Does anyone know of lawyers who will take such a case?

    My brother told his lawyer that he would only accept a plea agreement that would allow him to go to trial for one of the charges. His lawyer said that she had that agreement for him so when he stood in front of the judge he accepted that plea agr...

    John’s Answer

    Everyone has a right to ask a Court to withdraw a plea. If the PD won't do it she should declare a conflict and have a private lawyer do it. Watch for deadlines, like those for appeal while the case is unsettled.

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  • Is it a crime to escape a mental hospital?

    I just need to know if I can go to jail for deciding to leave a mental hospital when the staff is opposed to that decision.

    John’s Answer

    Not enough facts to answer. Are you there because of a commitment order?

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  • How will he get out of jail without bond money? Will a letter from his doctor about hi health problems help him to be released?

    My boyfriend was arrested for failure to appear/failure to comply with Child Support. This is due to his health, recently had open heart surgery and is on blood thinners and that about killed him. He let the child support agency,know about this al...

    John’s Answer

    The jail has doctors. If the situation is serious he will be sent under guard to a hospital. He should have thought about his health before he FTA'd.

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