My husband got subpoena to appear before a grand jury as a witness can be arrested

Asked over 1 year ago - Brooklyn, NY

our vehicle tires have being getting slashed by this guy, my husband finally saw him do it and confronted him they got into a fight i called the cops. The guy got arrested but my husband broke this vehicle windshield in the process ......and my husband later be arrest

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  1. Joseph A Lo Piccolo

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    Answered . Could they...yes but if they are giving him immunity in the grand jury, which is standard, he should be fine.
    If he is really concerned, he can hire an attorney or ask one to be appointed for him.
    Either way, he has to show.



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  2. Eric Edward Rothstein

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    Answered . He should have counsel and he should not waive his right to immunity in his grand jury testimony.

    I am a former federal and State prosecutor and now handle criminal defense and personal injury/civil rights cases.... more
  3. Jayson Lutzky

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    Answered . Consult with a criminal defense attorney to make sure he gets immunity before he testifies.

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  4. Richard Stephen Jaffe

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    Answered . if aperson is upboued to a grand jury, tht person is not supposed to be a subject or a target of the investigation, but that person could incriminate himself. he should consult witha lawyer about this.

    Any response given is not to be taken as legal advice or to create an attorney client relationship.

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