I am charged four degree grand larceny, this is first time and i have clean record. i am a full time worked I have 30 college credit but I stop colleges I will face time in jail.
If you are charged with a felony, one must assume you have hired an attorney or had one appointed. You should direct this question to him/her, as the answer depends upon the facts of the case.See question
My 16 year old son was just forced to work as an informant for the local task force. Is this legal?
There is no recourse unless you son was charged with something despite the deal being consumated.See question
My friend has had 3 DWIs within the past 25 years and has served his time on probation for all offenses and had his license suspended each time. His last suspension and probation lasted 5 years and then he had to wait 1 more year for his relicens...
DMV wil determine if and when you are eligible to re-apply. If they refuse/deny, then you must exhaust your administrative remedies, i.e. exhaust all appeals available internally with the DMV, which includes the commissioner making an exception. If still no luck, and if your attorney thinks you have a basis, you can seek judicial intervention (e.g. Article 78).See question
I was assaulted and police said if you don't have any bruises or cuts or blood drawn it is not assault? this cant be true, this person punched me 3 times in my chest , threw rocks/bottles at me trying to hit me and police said "any bruises,...
one needs "substantial pain" or "physical impairment" which is usually evinced by some type of noticeable injury, but in theory not necessarily.See question
My son was arrested while under the influence of herion and was questioned at that time and while he was suffering from hallucinations from withdrawl
There is nothing illegal about it. Police are allowed to lie, cheat, etc. to get an admission. As one of the other attorneys pointed out, one might argue suppression because of insufficient waiver of right to silence. Ask your son's attorney for his/her opinion based upon the facts of the case.See question
The police did not charge the trespasser based on the lack of past criminal record. I'd to know if I still have the right to press charges.
You may be relegated to civil trespass, an intentional tort, for which you can sue within one year from the event. You would have to decide if it's financially worth it to you.See question
Got into trouble once 10 years ago. Record was sealed. Wondering if the judge and DA can see/use this
A sealed record may be accessible to a prosecutor and a court in considering sentencing on a subsequent crime, e.g. moving for marijuan ACDSee question
I will ask a non-drinker to drive if 1 can of beer will cause me to fail the breathalizer test.
Depends upon the size of the can, your weight, mental disposition, alcohol content, and some other factors. If you're concerned, though, buy a $20 breathalyzer and use it when in doubt.See question
It has been close to 10 years since my felony and i want to be able to hunt with my son. I know i can hunt with a bow and arrow but i always preferred rifles. And i am also a very changed man and i do not want this mistake haunting me anymore.
I think it is necessary that if 7 attorneys need to answer that one can't expunge in New York State, then I should be the 8th, just to make sure enough attorneys have answered this question.See question
It is immediately obvious that sexting with the use of images can lead to criminal charges, through a variety of methods, such as enticement, pornography, etc but most of which are based around age, both age of consent and major/minor. Where th...
Whoa, dude. You have too much time on your hands.See question