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I have a felony warrant in the state of California and live in New mexico can I be extradited

Silver City, NM |

battery assault against household member, evading and eluding an officer are the charges with 5 yr probation.

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Yes. Most states won't extradite misdemeanors but will extradite felonies. Better to go to California and get it resolved.

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Yes, CA could likely extradite you for that offense.

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