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Jefferson C. Temple

Jefferson Temple’s Answers

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  • Can you seal your record for a DUI and a Domestic Violence conviction?

    Jefferson’s Answer

    Yes, you can have your record sealed. In order to be eligible, you must wait the appropriate timeframe under NRS 179.245. For a misdemeanor DUI and/or Domestic Violence conviction, the waiting period is seven (7) years.

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  • I need to get my criminal record expunged from over 20 years ago.

    Jefferson’s Answer

    I would suggest that you consult with an attorney who has experience with sealing records in Nevada.

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  • How do I go about getting something expunged off my off my record

    Jefferson’s Answer

    You need to petition the court to get the record sealed. I would suggest contacting an attorney who has experience in record sealing.

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  • I am a first time offender. My charge was attempted Petty Larceny. The merchandise was under $500. Can my charged be reduced?

    Jefferson’s Answer

    Yes. While no attorney can make any guarantees, it is possible to have the charge reduced or dismissed.

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  • After sentencing drug test las vegas municipal court

    Jefferson’s Answer

    Judge kerns does this quite often. He will be testing for a number of illegal drugs. Before he tests you he will ask you if you are going to pass or fail. BE HONEST.

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  • Domestic violence in 2012 (misdemeanor),pled NOLO, failed to pay. Have warrant, how can i resolve this?

    Jefferson’s Answer

    You need to hire a criminal defense attorney to file a motion to quash your warrant and to request more time to finish the classes.

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  • Do I need an attorney for a probation violation hearing?

    Jefferson’s Answer

    Yes, he needs an attorney. If he was represented by the Public Defender originally than they should still be his attorney, but he is free to still hire private attorney. It is VERY important that he have an attorney represent him and fight for him.

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  • If you still have a claim open, can another claim be open on the same subject?

    Jefferson’s Answer

    Yes you can open a new claim because your new claim is from a new incident and is not related to the incident in 2010

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  • Probation terms say I must see a doctor if P&P tells me to & I must take meds prescribed.Do they check drug test if I took meds?

    Jefferson’s Answer

    the best advice here is to speak with your probation officer before you take any type of additional medication or cannabis. you don't want to screw up your probation at this point and risk going to prison.

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  • Can I use medical Cannabis while on probation if I have a license?

    Jefferson’s Answer

    You will want to be cautious with something like this. If you are complying with all of the other terms of your case, you do not want something like this to throw a wrench into everything.

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