I got caught shoplifting one item, at the price of 89.99. I will be attending court next week, if I know I'm guilty do I need to look into hiring an attorney ?
Yes you should at least consult with an attorney. There may be significant issues that an attorney may use to assist you in resolving this case. Further, you do not want to wind up with a criminal record.See question
MY SOON WAS CHARGED YESTERDAY WITH 220.39 BUT IS CURRENTLY ON 5 YEARS PROBATION WHICH HE SERVED ABOUT TWO YEARS. WHAT CAN HAPPENED IN A CASE LIKE THIS?
The Department of Probation may file a violation of probation, which, depending on the probation case can have significant consequences. Further, the new charge is a class "B" felony in new York. Please consult with the attorney that represented your son on the case where he has the probation. Hire an attorney to represent him on the new charge.See question
I want to know if a person can ask for his citizenship to be taken away in exchanges for his freedom due to the person been already sentenced for rape felony in the first degree? How long it can take for the person to come back to the USA after g...
You can not trade your citizenship in a plea bargain.
If he has not already done so he has a right to a trial.
I am 19 years old and was arrested and given a DAT for or petty larceny for items worth $180-$200. I have no prior criminal record and I read that usually prosecutors work out giving an ACD for items with $100 or less. Is it possible for me to sti...
Yes, I believe that it is possible. Please contact a local experienced criminal defense attorney.See question
They are trying to. Take it back to trail
Based upon what you said in your question, there may be a violation of probation being brought against you. You should contact your attorney immediately to see what is going on.See question
Some lawyers say that charges and conviction will be dissmissed after one 1 year some say they wont, i need someone who can tell exactly outcome, and where 1 year starts from day of arrest or conviction? Thanks
The conditional discharge starts to run from the date of your sentencing.
The conditional discharge means that you have to abide by ALL of the conditions of your plea
including paying fines, court costs, etc. If you fail to abide by all of the conditions of your plea or if you get rearrested then the prosecutor can file a violation of the conditional discharge and order you back to court for a hearing on the violation.
My friend Steven and I went to Walmart with a mutual friend, and as we were shopping we started to notice he was taking things and stuffing them under our coats in the cart. Steven and I both told him to knock it off; and when he wouldn't we left ...
You will plead not guilty and get the advise of a local experienced criminal defense attorney.
If you can not afford an attorney, apply for a public defender.
Never had allergies in my life. Haven't been at the Dr. for 20 years. have done blood test that shows 3 allergies.
Perhaps this question should be asked in another section.
I will switch it to the Health Care section.
I was caught shop lifting 250 worth of goods at a store. I did return everything that was taken. It is my first time ever doing it. I have a clean record.
If you elect to go to trial and there exist video of the events relevant to the crime and the video can be authenticated, then it can be introduced at your trial. Please consult with an experienced local criminal defense attorney before deciding.See question
Hey guys, so I'm going to court next friday for an arrest that was made earlier for driving with a suspended license. I have proof of papers showing that it was a mistake by a county court that did not process my payment correctly. Anywho, I hav...
There is nothing wrong with wearing scrubs if you are going directly to work thereafter.See question