I have change some of the details, this is not exactly what happen for my protection. I was arrested for selling a control substance to the police. When I got to the police station, I was informed that the control substance weighed 0.4 grams. When...
If the substance was not a drug you won't be convicted but if even a trace amount comes back you can be convicted. Lots of people go to prison for less than a gram.See question
I'm on court supervision for a speeding ticket which turned into a misdemeanor but I'm taking traffic school so it won't show on my record. But I just got another speeding ticket for going "30 over".
Speeding tickets are always on your record. Which courthouse? You definitely need an attorney.See question
I was in a hotel room with my finance I call for medical attention because he couldn't breath, they then began to attack him claiming he was resisting arrest. They then began to search the room nothing was found, at this point it was about ten off...
Where is the preliminary hearing? You definitely need an attorney, as charged the case carries a mandatory minimum of one year in prison.See question
I was unaware of how serious that was. I am now 34 and although my warrant is non extraditiable I want to take care of it altogether. With a good lawyer and no police interaction since, how much time am I potentially looking at?
It's possible no jail time would be involved. Which courthouse was the probation from?See question
I got my 3rd ticket in a year. I completed court supervision for one ticket and paid all my necessary fines. I was successfully discharged from that one. I am on court supervision for an accident which ends in May and I just got a speeding ticket....
It depends on if they were supervisions or convictions. Do you have a copy of your driving record?See question
i was caught shoplifting today 110 $ .and I have to go to the judge on February 21.I do not know the law. I do not speak English and are not citizens. They are scared to death. I have two kids, It will go to jail. ?? What should I do? I want...
You definitely need an attorney. Where do you have court?See question
Or more specifically, what can a lawyer do in court that he can't do himself? He blew a .09. Is there any benefit to having a lawyer, if he will just plead guilty? We want to know the possible benefits before we pay thousands of dollars. Thank you
He absolutely needs an attorney. Which courthouse?See question
About a year and a half ago now I was arrested for an assault. I got into an argument with a contractor over excessive metal shaving all over the side walk as I was walking to the bus stop. I threatened to report him and his crew to the city and h...
Did this happen in Chicago? Which courthouse?See question
I was walking On the street with my coffee in one hand..And my other hand in my right pocket.. So Chicago Police grab me. And ask me before we search you..DO YOU HAVE A GUN AND I SAID NO...LONG CONVO SHORT THEY FOUND THE DRUGS ON ME
How much drugs are the police saying they found? Which courthouse?See question
I had called the clerk to make sure my record was clean, but upon calling she said I had a warrant out for my arrest. I had no idea this was the case had I paid the fines and did the probation time. I believe I may have accidentally missed my last...
First step is to hire an attorney. Which courthouse in Chicago?See question