Suppose a child committed a criminal act years ago. Now they are an adult and are accused of that crime. Is there any liability on the parents if they were unaware of the crime that may have taken place in the past when the child was a minor?
Parents are rarely held criminally liable for the acts of their children. Civil liability, however, is an entirely different issue. Your question also touches on a violation of the statute of limitations. I recommend that you or the child contact a criminal defense attorney.See question
I was injured while on active duty in 2008. (Have paperwork to prove it). In December 2008, I rejoined my Reserve Unit. For three years I was informing my chain of command about my injuries. I come to find out that an MEB (medical evaluation boar...
No, you don't need a "government" lawyer, just a lawyer with competency in that area.See question
He was not aware that by pleading guilty it would suspend his lic and would like to have a trial to state his case. person in car who had it would not admit officer appreciated his honesty and told him it was a misdemeanor no big deal.
It is possible to unwind a guilty plea, but the motion is complex. You should contact an attorney to weigh the cost/benefit of doing so. Your son may also be able to apply for a restricted license that will allow him to travel for work or school.See question
my case was dismissed after nine months i want to sue the federal goverment
Again, this will involve long protracted litigation. There are better ways to show your displeasure. Get out and vote, volunteer, or try to change the system through public participation.See question
my case was dismissed after nine months i was willing to take my case to trial and they dismissed my case
This is an uphill battle. Both of the attorneys listed may be able to help, but often times it's better to move on and focus on the road ahead, instead of those who have wronged you in the past.See question
I am married but don't like the collection agency getting into details of the account, not because there's anything shady on it, but because it just starts arguments. Is that just the way it is? I'm trying to work out a settlement/plan.
You need to send them a letter to stop contacting you, and under the FDCPA they have to stop. Unless the debt is commercial, in which case they can keep contacting you regardless.See question
the defendant in my case filed an order to have the court records sealed, will my name appear as the plaintiff on the court lookup if the case has been sealed?
Unfortunately, your name may still appear.See question
He is 19 years old this is his first time ever in jail he had a loaded gun and drugs on him.
As stated, ROC means record of conviction. It could be possible that he has another charge. All of this information will be available at the arraignment.See question
I accidentally took something while placing my celll back on my purse but when i was out of the store they ask me to into a room and gave me a citation what happens after i pay it does it go on my record? does it affect my residency if i have been...
You should send your citation to an attorney so that they can determine whether it was from Wal-Mart, or from an authorized peace officer.See question
If an individual has no property, no extra cash- living paycheck to paycheck, can their limited income be garnished?
A wage garnishment might not be the best option. You should consider all available options to maximize recovery. Consider contacting an attorney who will help you get your full judgment.See question