Say a person was charged for sexting/possible possession of child pornography and the party that is charging the defendent was guilty of purposefully sending those pictures, would the case be dropped since both parties are equally guilty?
This is a very serious charge with potentially devastating consequences. Please heed everyone's advice and hire a lawyer immediately.See question
Arraignment is in a month and I live in Georgia. I'm an EMT in medic school with 2 past mis. cannabis in Florida 5 years ago. Is there any way to make this go away with community service,money,etc? What can I expect as far as sentencing? They lite...
Drug charges do not go well with your chosen profession. Given your level of commitment to the medical field, you should speak to a qualified attorney immediately. You wouldn't want me to pick you up if you were in an accident and I wouldn't want you for my lawyer if I had a misdemeanor drug charge. Bottom line is that a negative result in this case could have an impact on the rest of your life...even though it is a minor charge,See question
I can't afford a lawyer and they will not appoint me one if I'm not there in person. This is my first offense I don't have so much as a speeding ticket. What should I plea?
I am not a lawyer in NC but suspect that one could help you get some sort of diversion or first offender treatment. Talk to a public defender in the County you are charge in NC.See question
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Public Defender's Office will provide guidance.See question
what are my options for finding relief from a constitutional speedy trial violation in georgia, can you no longer directly appeal, and what if there is obvious error on the part of the judge?
Barker v. Wingo is a US Supreme Court decision that discusses the factors that must be considered when analyzing constitutional speedy trial violation. It is done on a case by case basis and length of time is just one of the four factors considered. You should speak with a lawyer about the specifics in your case.See question
I was charged in GA but I stay in Ala my sister signed for me to come and stay with her and like I said I've been paying my PO why am I being charged as a escapee or charged at all when they knew where I stayed and I've been paying them I would ha...
The probation office will have records of your payment schedule and the address you have with them on file. I am hoping you kept records of payment and communications so that you and your lawyer can show probation, the prosecutor and the Court that you have not violated probation.See question
so I dropped it in a mailbox. Next day, police said I was trying to steal. Now I have to appear in front of a magistrate. Any advice?
Assuming the contents were still in tact, an affidavit from the wallet's owner or an appearance on your behalf at court attesting to the safe return of said property should clear the issue up. I do not recommend speaking with authorities or to the magistrate court without assistance of counsel.See question
This is for reckless driving (reduced from DUI) and they put me on non-reporting the first time they met me, two months after my court date.
Assume the answer is yes and don't subject yourself to the possibility of incarceration. Your probation won't last forever and at least it is better than being in jail.See question
purchasing marijuana was my charge i went first offenders in 1998 in georgia after completing my sentence/probation an was release. similar charge but misdeameanor did that revoke my first offenders
If you completed all of your requirements under the first offender act then you would never have been adjudicated guilty. The new charge will have no impact on that which was already completed. Talk to a lawyer about limiting the impact of the new charges.See question