Can your case be dismissed if you don't have a court date yet, but got arrested in Jan. 2011?

Asked over 1 year ago - Atlanta, GA

He was charged with Rape,Aggravated Sodomy,Aggravated Assault,Armed Robbery, Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, Burglary,False Imprisonment.

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  1. James Regan


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    Answered . There is no confidentiality online. He is presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond reasonable doubt. If you cannot find a local attorney on Avvo, a good place to look is the website for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers ( Speak to several attorneys and hire the one that makes you feel confident and comfortable. NACDL local members:

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  2. Karen Kenner

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    Answered . These are serious charges so it is not likely that the case will be dismissed, even if there is no court date set. Feel free to e-mail me to discuss your case in more detail.

  3. Phillip Darrell Kimbrell

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    Answered . with some of these charges there is at least a four year statute of limitations in which to bring the case and some of the charges have an even longer statute of limitations

    The information is provided for general purposes only and should not be relied upon. You are advised to consult... more
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