I have a Class D felony (domestic violence), my first offense, I do not have a probation officer, all I have is a no-contact order against me which expires in April of 2017 and a $50 fine each month, that's it, would I be able to apply for a passp...
There are no class D felonies in Washington so yes, apply for your passport. The problem is not likely to be the passport but your entry into Canada. You may wish to speak to a Canadian Immigration Attorney before you plan your trip. Also, get your Judgment and Sentence from your case so we can know exactly what class of crime and conditions apply to you.See question
I fulfilled required day in jail and all other requirements. I've met my parol officer. I will be seeing her after the evaluation.
The consequences are likely more treatment than you might otherwise get. Also, it result in you being further jailed depending on the specifics of your case. Talk to your lawyer about the details of which there are many.See question
why am I not able to buy a gun and how can I change this firstname.lastname@example.org
Any DV prohibits firearm purchases. You can have your right to possess a firearm restored to you.See question
My case was deferred (not sure if deferred judgement or deferred sentence). I have completed all required for satisfaction and it has passed the probationary date. My question is did the charge drop off or do I have to do anything? I am applying f...
You cannot say that you did not plead guilty on a deferred sentence. You did plead guilty. You can legally say you have not been convicted if you have the charge vacated (per the vacate statute). The procedure varies by court. Some courts automatically dismiss the case upon compliance and some require that you make a motion. Contact the lawyer who helped you with the case. If you provide me your full name I can see whether the matter has been dismissed already.See question
Four years ago, I was arrested with a girl who had been shoplifting. I hired a lawyer, and I agreed to complete a diversion program so that I would not be sentenced in criminal courts or have it taken to trial before a judge. I completed the pr...
No. You have done none of the above. You agreed to continue the case. You agreed to some conditions. You agreed the police report was admissible. But you did not agree to any of the above.See question
Friend got a DUI 5 years ago. We are doing a group trip to Whistler Canada in January. I know the Vancouver border is strict about letting people in with DUI. What does my buddy need to do to be able to cross smoothly and join us on the trip?
Try McCrea and associates, an immigration firm out of Vancouver BC.See question
I got a domestic violence in the state of Nevada for fighting with my brother he was never charged actually he was charged but never prosecuted they convicted me is ther anyway I can get this removed from my I only pled guilty because he threatene...
You really need to contact a Nevada lawyer about that. This posted to Washington because you are in Seattle but you can post to a Nevada board through AVVO.See question
I was punched in the face (closed fist) by an older man (I am a younger female) inside of a 7-11 downtown on my lunch break. He ran off, and statements were given to police, as well as the video recording of the incident. I will be contacted if he...
The main thing is the treat your injury with professional assistance and make yourself well. The prosecutor can seek restitution on your behalf bills incurred in treating. You could possibly sue the gentlemen if he is located. Whether it is worth it to do so likely depends on the size of your medical bills which likely depends on whether your teeth or damaged or not. Then you also need to consider whether the gentlemen has any means to pay. You may wish to consult with a lawyer know to see if 7-11 might in anyway be liable for this assault upon your person.See question
There is a man coming around my 89yr old grandma's house. This man's mother is a boarder at my grandma's and is in the process of moving out. Her son is on heroin and pills, and has stolen from my grandma's house numerous times. The woman living w...
That's an easy one. Have him personally served the protection order next time he comes over. Contact your local county courthouse for information on how to get a protection order.See question
Son has a restraining order against him the other person on the return order side is threatening to follow him what do I do for you
Does the restraining order prohibit surveillance? If not, film the person following. If the person follows your son somewhere that he has no lawful right to enter (like a home) then call the police and report the trespass.See question