If a misdemeanor domestic violence case is taken to trial, how long after the arraignment would the trial date be held? Is six months a good expectation or is it going to be much longer than that? I would presume it's a pretty straight forward cas...
It could be much shorter period than that if you demand speedy trial, which is what you must do, rather than no waiving it.See question
My wife put a restraining order against me and now she is saying she had a judge sign off on it and dropped it
A civil restraining order may be dismissed by the petitioner. However, if you have not been advised by the court or by served order that it is dismissed, you must act as if it is still in place. Any contact that violates the order, however, misguided, would be a criminal offense.See question
My soon to be x husband served me with divorce papers and the home that we lived in for 11 years was purchased only 6 months before marriage is he entitled to the entire home? We do not have children together.
The home may have some non-marital equity. The answer depends on what's put down on the house and whether it had equity at the time of the marriage. It is important to remember the burden of proving that any asset is non-marital falls on the party making the claim. That means you must have documentation of the non-marital value. Any equity that accrued doing your marriage would be considered part of the marital estate and divisible as an asset in divorce. You must retain an experienced lawyer.See question
Melinda was in passager side copes pulled over driver no seatbealt. No charges where filed but she had two warrents they put in in washington county jail sunday 1/8/17 than today 1/10/17 they booked her in anoka where her warrents where. What will...
She will be brought before a Judge within 36 hours to determine bailor conditions of release. A new court date will be set for her arraignment. The charges are serious and she should retain experienced counsel.See question
Our current court order is every other Wednesday 5pm -8pm. AND every other Wednesday 5pm -Sunday 5pm. My sons father wants to change the order to Tuesday to Sunday only. I'm uncertain weather I should just agreed to it or go to an expediator to re...
No one can answer that question for you. Your case would have to ver reviewed along with your concerns. You also may misunderstand the role of an expeditor versus a mediator or a parenting consultant. They each have slightly different but significant roles and powers. You must speak in person with an experienced family law attorney.See question
I was 19 and went to prison for a 5th degree drug possession and well in prison someone who was in a native gang told me he heard I was a sex offender and wanted to see my paperwork so I asked who he said some whiteboy and I brought down my paperw...
I am not sure that I understand, however generally,. If you discharge your public defender, you effectively discharge the public defender's office. You cannot pick and choose your public defender. If you wish to pick and choose a defense attorney, you must retain the services of a defense attorney.See question
I just separated from my significant other and I need sole custody of my 2 sons, because I feel that their father is unfit, to take care of them.
I am afraid that much more would have to be known about your situation, whether any parenting time orders exist, historical parenting that has occurred, your specific concerns and anything else that relates to the best interests of the children. This is a complex area and you must retain experienced legal counsel.See question
I have more then 1 dui so they seized my car after my recent dui. I was parked and sleeping in my car with the car on. can the still seize it if i was sleeping and not driving?
Yes. The issue is whether you had the ability to operate the motor vehicle. If the keys were in the car and the engine was running, it was being operated Of course, all of the facts of the case must be reviewed. Generally, there are challenges that are discovered after all of the discovery is provided.See question