Got a battery touch or strike for pushing my girlfriend against my car in front of a cop, I was intoxicated. What does an arraignment hearing mean? I have no record what so ever.
Am arraignment is when the court informs you what the formal charge against you is. Additionally, the court will ask you how you would like to plea to the charge (guilty, no contest or not guilty). The court will also want to know if you plan to hire a private attorney or need the services of a public defender. I suggest that you consult with an attorney prior to your arraignment date so you know what is the best course of action you should take.See question
statement. can she get the whole case thrown out due to this.
It may but it is hard to say without knowing more. This is a serious charge & your friend should hire an attorney ASAP to explore all her defenses.See question
My boyfriend was sentenced to 12.6 on august 7 and is still waiting to be transfered to Orlando.... I was wondering how long does it noramlly take for one to be transfered? And what is the Orlando processing center called????
The facility is called Orlando Reception Center. And I agree with other attorney - usually within 30 days.See question
Charges are 3rd degree felony petty theft. Has a history..
It depends on a lot of factors such as the judge, prosecutor, prior criminal history, etc. A felony theft carries a possible 5 years in prison.See question
once charges are filed in an assualt can the prosecutor decide to change the charge . because they got the statute and sub definition wrong ? what I mean by sub definition is the way the listed code will be followed by (2) (a) ect. Also do they h...
Yes the prosecutor can amend the charge any time up until a trial begins.See question
I was assaulted by some thugs and got a $5000 er bill and other issues like now I may need surgey ect. to correct the fractured humerus and other damage to my spine. I doubt these young men have $ to pay they were 18- 20.Are there any ways to get...
I agree with the other attorneys. You may be eligible to have your medical bills paid from the victim compensation fund.See question
What's the definition of charges dropped and dismissed incriminal law?Is charges will exist after that in criminal backround? Thank You
Even if the prosecutor dismisses the case, there is still a record. You will need to hire an attorney to expunge it for you.See question
My husband is going to trial on a battary on a LEO offense and I was wondering if his clothes and mugshot could be used as evidence during the trial ? The officers had him in handcuffs and were beating him so my husband retaliated the only way h...
Yes those items can be used in your husband's trial. I'm assuming he has an attorney & his attorney has been told about these things. As far as conviction rates - it is hard to tell. Hopefully a jury will decide his case based on facts & not any favoritism towards law enforcement.See question
If my husband is awaiting trial in broward county fl , and after this trial is being extradited back to CA , does the time he was sitting on the out of state hold ( 9 months ) count or be used towards any sentencing back in CA?
Criminal laws vary state to state. Pls consult a California criminal attorney.See question
I took the plea in December 1999
Maybe. Please consult with an immigration attorney first.See question