I do not want to go into too many details. The prosecution doesn't have very much evidence. I think their case against me is weaker than a majority of rape cases. Is there a chance that 1. My accuser doesn't want to go forward and the prosecutor ...
The answer to your question is yes. There is a possibility that the charge can be dismissed at the preliminary hearing but the Commonwealth could still prosecute you in the future. Best thing for you to do is go offline and speak to an attorney.See question
I was found guilty on one felony charge and pled guilty to two misdemeanors. my sentencing date is 3 months away...If I fire my attorney now will they still go through with the sentencing or will it be pushed back for me to find other counsel?
The simple answer is it depends upon the judge and the prosecution. If they oppose a continuance it may not be granted.See question
I have a class u felony. I have to do 8 months starting May 6, 2017. Suspended was 2 years , 4 months out of 3 years.
Generally speaking, felony time is served at 85%. However, if any of that eight months is mandatory minimum time that portion of the sentence will be served at 100%. It should be noted these calculations are subject to change.See question
I crashed my motorcycle into the street after someone almost hitting me and the police came to the scene, the officer explained he did not think I smelled of alcohol but asked if i would take a breathalyzer, i said no he then gave me a failure to ...
If this accident happened in Virginia Beach there is still a possibility the city could charge you with a DUI. I would strongly suggest you make no more comments about this online. The statute of limitations for a DUI in VA is one year. So if no charges are brought against you by the locality after a year you should have no concerns for civilian courts.See question
The first time i got a ticket for driving on suspend didn't even know inwas getting a ticket for it but that here not there now. So I found out 3 weeks before that my license was suspend was getting rides to work but this day ride cancelled and I ...
Having your license back before court is a great step in the right direction. Speak to a local attorney to ensure the previous convictions qualify for this to even be considered a third offense.See question
I got into a fight with one of my friend today. I was in my house/dorm. The friend that i got into a fight came to my room to borrow something from me. He started saying stuff and we got into an argument. I also had an item that I borrowed from hi...
Ultimately only the judge or jury make the decision if you in fact were justified by self-defense. Many of the facts you described are certainly helpful to your case. I would suggest taking photos of your injuries just in case this goes to court. Hopefully, the two of you will just let this go and not waste time, money and possibly your liberty fighting in civil or criminal court.See question
My brother was accused of a felony in a situation of he said / she (minor) said back in the early 90s. The public defender gave my brother the option of plea deal with time, or court with a lot more time. He took the plea deal. He has since...
This may the perfect case to petition for a Governor's Pardon. It sounds like most of the time frames for appeals and collateral attacks have passed. However, a consultation with an attorney who handles appeals would be the best way to verify his options.See question
On 2nd violation for poping positive for weed today I got cheating on my urine screen I've been on probation for 7 yrs now I complied to every thing but smoking and my probation is up in one month
There are many variables that would play into the punishment you may receive if violated. The charge you are on probation for, your criminal history, your relationship with your PO are just a few. Consult with a local attorney to go over your options and formulate your best defense.See question
I bought a truck from a small dealership who financed me in house the owner got in trouble with the law and has outstanding warrants warrants so he went back to Mexico the business has closed down obviously so how do I go about getting a title fr...
DMV will work with you to address the issues with the title.See question
I just smoke some weed in my house and the police officer said that I can be arrested for It
Marijuana is illegal. So if the officers had probable cause to search your home or had a warrant you would be subject to prosecution.See question