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Kenneth W Blanford

Tacoma Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. Minor caught shoplifting what punishments can be considered under WA criminal law

    Answered about 6 years ago.

    1. Nancy Nellor Retsinas
    2. Kenneth W Blanford
    3. Alan James Brinkmeier
    3 lawyer answers

    He is likely being charged with theft in the third degree which is a gross misdemeanor punishable by up to 365 days in jail and a $5000 fine. A diversion program, allows him to complete certain requirements and then receive a dismissible if all of the requirements are met. Usually, a no contact order is entered preventing the defendant from having contact with the alleged victim. You may be able to get the alleged victim and prosecutor to agree to have the no contact order prevent him from...

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  2. What is the process for getting a restraining order removed in WA state

    Answered about 6 years ago.

    1. Kenneth W Blanford
    2. Mario Manuel Cava
    2 lawyer answers

    It depends on how it was put in place. If you give us some more information we might be able to help you.

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  3. Does a missdomeanor fall off my record automatically after 3 years in washington state

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Carl A Munson JR
    2. Jennifer Vickers Freeman
    3. Kenneth W Blanford
    3 lawyer answers

    If you want it off your record you would have to go through the process to have it vacated.

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  4. I had a dui in 2006 can deliver pizza for pizza company?

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. E.P. Hackenberg
    2. Wayne E. Brucar
    3. Kenneth W Blanford
    3 lawyer answers

    That really has to do with the company policy.

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  5. How do I get out of my negligent driving ticket?

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Derek Michael Smith
    2. E.P. Hackenberg
    3. Kenneth W Blanford
    3 lawyer answers

    I would recommend you look for an attorney in that county to help you fight the infraction.

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  6. I was arrested for malicious mischief 3rd degree dv because i damaged someone car what will happen

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Jennifer Vickers Freeman
    2. James J White
    3. Kenneth W Blanford
    3 lawyer answers

    Given the amount of information, no one is going to be able to tell you what will happen. You may qualify for the public defender, if not you should start interviewing attorneys in the area.

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  7. When do i need to go to court? how can i get a public defender for theft3?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Elizabeth Rankin Powell
    2. Kenneth W Blanford
    3. Robert Daniel Kelly
    3 lawyer answers

    Try this website to find your court date: http://dw.courts.wa.gov/ and this is a link to the department of assigned counsel. http://www.co.pierce.wa.us/pc/abtus/ourorg/dac/abtusdac.htm

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  8. Would this be self defense?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Maximillian Charles Kalton
    2. Kenneth W Blanford
    3. Robert Daniel Kelly
    3 lawyer answers

    I agree that if this fact pattern is an actual series of events you should consider contacting a local attorney.

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  9. People, take note: House arrest and home monitor is expensive, averages $30/day plus u must have land line.

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. John M. Kaman
    2. Kenneth W Blanford
    2 lawyer answers

    There are several EHM companies in Tacoma that are much cheaper. They also have ehm devices with cellular technology so the land line is not necessary. All ehm companies are not the same and you should call around before you choose one.

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  10. Is there enough to convict me even if the eyewitness doesnt show up for court?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Kenneth W Blanford
    2. Robert Daniel Kelly
    3. Alan James Brinkmeier
    3 lawyer answers

    You should contact a local Washington attorney to evaluate your case. Your question is more involved that what can be covered here.

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