I have 26 days till I am 18 but I need out now!
Your question is concerning however the answer to the legal aspect is not the priority. Seek help in a local shelter.See question
Specifically, the charge of larceny under $1,000 (18 USC 641) and false, fictitious fraudulent claims (18 USC 287).
S/L are governed by statute and are not difficult to research, however the application of the S/L to a specific fact pattern is a complex undertaking with serious ramifications. Consult a local experienced defense lawyer if this is a real life concern.See question
I recently pressed charges on my brother for breaking my windows and the investigator charged him with criminal mischief and burglary to a vehicle since he didn't have permission to enter my vehicle. We have court next week,and IDK if I need a law...
The local prosecutor is your lawyer in the criminal case. If you want to sue him for civil damages then you'll need to talk to a civil lawyer.See question
Following a bench trial, I was found guilty of defacing identification marks of a firearm and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and sentenced to one year of conditional discharge. On appeal, I contended that the trial court erred by denying my m...
Data that is entered many times is not updated or amended after judicial(appellate) review. The same occurs after an arrest that is not charged; after an expungement or sealing, after, following a bench or jury trial finding of not guilty, after executive clemency, etc. Even the best follow up cannot stop the infectious spread of information on the Internet.See question
me and my way older spouse wants a baby but im only 16 and i will be moving back to new york soon where age of consent is 17 , will i or him or even us get in trouble ..because we both want this !!!
The potential for legal problems is certainly present in the fact pattern you suggest. Your "consent" may not be a factor given your age. Be AWARE and BEWARE.See question
Years ago, I was jumped and beat over the head with a blunt weapon, by someone I know, first and last name, exactly who this person is.. This person set me up to get jumped, beat repeatedly, and dumped off on the side of the road, beaten and blood...
Civil versus criminal actions have different criteria and application for statute of limitations purposes. Only an experienced local lawyer, after a detailed intake, will be a position to determine options and approaches to your well founded concerns.See question
If she was 15 and I was 20 at the time of the sexual act, but technically I'm 4 years and 3 months older than her. Would I still be considered 5 years older by the law?
Excellent answer by Attorney Cameron. If this is a hypothetical question continue your research; if this is a real life concern contact an experienced local criminal defense lawyer ASAP.See question
He was convicted of murder in 2006. He is in prison serving a sentence of 25-life. No plea was offered. Is there any way he could try and work out a deal? Or reduce his sentence?
A detailed review of the procedural history is necessary to respond to your inquiry. The 6 year hiatus since the conviction is a negative factor. An experienced local federal defense lawyer, after a detailed review of the case, will be in a position to determine if any relief is possible.See question
The guy through gun in back seat of the car but at the time was not holding the gun so my cousin caught case but gun is not his but we both held the hand gun on their Facebook page. They book him for possession of firearms/defaced serial numbers
Your question and fact specific concerns are justified. Regrettably, an attorney's opinion regarding outcomes is dependent on multiple additional factors. An experienced local criminal defense lawyer, after a detailed intake, will be in the best position to determine the range of outcomes and more importantly, the differnet approaches available to protect the accused.See question
I was told I needed to sign a receipt and release form and return it to my sister who's the executor in order to close the estate. But I don't know exactly what it is. We have got our checks and everything is sold but i don't know what I should as...
Your caution is justified. Request support and verification from the executor for the detail on the form. An experienced local lawyer can advise you as to more specific steps to take.See question