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Chad Everett Sleight

Vancouver Domestic Violence Lawyer.

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  1. So how much suspicion is required to warrant probable cause to arrest and then apply for a search warrant?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Patrick Owen Earl
    2. Chad Everett Sleight
    3. Daniel Nelson Deasy
    4. Andrew William Wheeler
    4 lawyer answers

    A DUI can have many negative impacts on a person's life. The possibility of going to jail, getting your license suspended, being ordered to have an ignition interlock device in your vehicle, paying high-risk insurance for 3 years, and being ordered into alcohol treatment, are all reasons that you need to consult with a DUI attorney immediately. An attorney will go through the police report with you to examine the evidence, look for officer errors, and talk to you about possible defenses to...

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  2. If you shoplift from Walmart in Washington state, what could the fines be? (Underage, first offence).

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Robert Daniel Kelly
    2. Chad Everett Sleight
    2 lawyer answers

    If you get charged in Juvenile Court with a criminal offense, I would advise you to talk to a lawyer right away. It may be possible to explore a Diversion program so that the charge could be dismissed if you comply with certain conditions. The letter in the mail that you are describing sounds like a civil matter (meaning not having anything to do with the criminal case). A retail store like Walmart can demand payment of a fine (civil penalty) from people who they allege tried to steal from...

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  3. How can I find out if I have a arrest warrant issued in the USA if I am Canadian living in Canada?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Chad Everett Sleight
    2. Adrian Martinez Madrone
    2 lawyer answers

    The first thing I would advise is to try and figure out which county you think you might have a warrant out of. I would then recommend using the internet to find the phone number to the courthouse in that county, and calling them to see if you have an active warrant and what the warrant is for. This is not a full-proof plan, but it is a good place to start. As for any issues you might run into coming into the U.S., the answer is that it depends on what the warrant is for and if the warrant...