While in custody someone brought him a piece of paper with the words writ of habeas corpus on it and he signed it. He thinks that this was done by legal aid and not the public defender but signed it anyways. He signed what he thought was a reque...
There is no way we can tell from here. Call the court and get a copy of the docket sheet. That will tell you why he was released. If you still cannot tell take the docket sheet to the PD or legal aid.See question
My boyfriendis Canadian he grew up in the Wisconsin area he got into a really bad crowd when he was younger. He said if he didn't get away from the friends he was hanging out with he was going to end up in jail for life. 20 years ago he came back ...
Hire a lawyer in the area of the court that issued the warrant. Absconding from probation can result in serious jail time, depending upon the nature of the crime for which he was on probation. His 20+ years of good living will help, but he definitely needs a lawyer to get that point across to the court and prosecutor.See question
I had a DUI 7years ago in state of OH. Completed MADD program, 3days Driver Intervention program, payed all the fees, but completed 60hours of community service out of 80hours. It was my first DUI without any accident and driving license was suspe...
You should retain a lawyer in the area where the the warrant was issued. This is a potential problem that may require you to resolve this criminal matter before your business meeting. ICE has been arresting aliens who have outstanding warrants.See question
I need one for protection can I get one in Dekalb county with the warrent being in Gwinnett county?
Although federal law prohibits firearm possession by fugitives from justice, a recent Department of Justice memo says that NCIS will only classify a person as a fugitive from justice if they have fled the state to avoid prosecution. Here is the website for that memo.
Note that this is a FBI memo and it is subject to change at the whim of the FBI or the president. To be safe I would take care of the warrant before buying a firearm.
All I did was basically call and set up the deal but I never seen or the money or drugs never went through my hands in the deal so is there anyway this conspiracy charge could be taken to a Phone charge
Yes, setting up a drug deal by contacting someone about it is a conspiracy. Stop admitting what you did online. Hire a lawyer because the facts you listed will not get the charge dismissed.See question
I am dealing with an ongoing court case, trying to get it resolved, and when the paralegal told me that the DA wants me to appear at court, I told him the DA can kiss my a$$. Was agitated because of my disability & frustration with the court when ...
You do not have to appear in court just because someone wants you to testify. You only have to appear and testify if you are served with a subpoena ordering you to testify. If you are served with a subpoena and you believe your health will be affected hire a lawyer to attempt to quash the subpoena. While your comments might have been rude, they are not criminal.See question
This happened in moorefield WV Got 2 felony charges and was NOT guilty of either my lawyer didn't tell me stuff he should have told me they had audio of me I still haven't heard or seen it he didn't help me at all 5 years probation served 4 and ha...
If there is a warrant for your arrest you need a lawyer in the state where the warrant was issued. I cannot tell whether your probation is out of WV or you had it transferred to MD.See question
I had a background check performed on me for a job in TX and my conviction from CO in 2005 showed up. My background was performed by Sterling. I thought that if an outside vendor (in TX) performed the background search convictions over 7 years ol...
You should assume that a criminal conviction will always show up. With the number of internet criminal record sites it is safe to bet a background check will find your felony.See question
I have a DUI charge with four other chargers,this is my first DUI case i have court on May 17,2017.im just trying to see if i could get assistant's with my case
Lawyers who answer questions here cannot contact you about representation. You must contact a lawyer yourself. Use the Find a lawyer tab at the top of the AVVO page.See question