My boyfriend and I have been dating for 4 years now. I was 13 when we first started dating and he was 14. Now I'm 17 and he turned 18. My birthday is in another 11 months and my parents tell me it's illegal to date someone over 18 if you're undera...
The age of consent is 16 in Washington state in most cases.See question
I took a bottle of alcohol from my grandma and she became very angry. She wants to call the cops and press charges. I did in fact bring the entire bottle back still full, no alcohol was taken from the bottle. The only thing that was damaged was se...
The case would be referred to the juvenile prosecutors and they would probably offer you diversion.See question
My question is about age of consent and whether the older partner could be charged with anything illegal in the case listed below. checking for a friend who has gone on a couple dates with his partner and they want to go to the next level, but are...
Based on this fact pattern, I think the applicable age of consent is 16 but there are also laws about child pornography and communicating with a minor for immoral purposes, so it is always best to wait until the younger party turns 18.See question
My boyfriend has been charged for dangerous driving causing injuries he's been told the most he'd get is 5 years and he's been told he'll get 1/3 of for a guilty plea and 65days of remand will they half the 5 years then take the 1/3 and the 65 day...
The 1/3 off is for good time and that's given whether he takes a plea or is convicted at trial.See question
I just need help grasping this. I'm 19 and I talked to a 15 y/o. At first it was harmless and we were just having casual conversations. But I quickly forgot the age gap and talked a bit more sexually..We cut ties since then bc her family found out...
It's possible you could be charged with communication with a minor for immoral purposes.See question
I hired an attorney for my DUI case 2 years ago and I don't believe our contract covered anything after the case was technically "closed." The judge told me that my probation could be reduced from 5 years to 3 years. I'm wondering if at the 3-year...
You can go yourself but you can't just "show up." You have to schedule a hearing. A court clerk should be able to tell you how to do that.See question
I was ticketed by a park ranger for what would have been a misdemeanor. There was no arrest and the case was dismissed. How can I have this removed from my record? It still shows up with background checks.
You cannot. The court record is public and always will be.See question
I did ask earlier about PCC for immigration violation arrest detention and voluntary departure as l know it is civil violation so should it be in criminal background check !
An FBI rap sheet reports only criminal arrests and dispositions for which the subject was fingerprinted.See question
And will I do jail time for the 3rd theft 3 offence with no other record?
Theft 3 is a gross misdemeanor and you likely won't do any jail if you have no prior history.See question
so I will not go before a very prejudice judge, since it is too late to get him off my case of disbursement of funds. Can he issue a bench warrant and bring me in? Remember I am the plaintiff. Can I just drop this case?
If you are the plaintiff, then this is a not a criminal defense question. If you are the plaintiff in a civil case, you can drop your case at any time but you may not necessarily be able to refile it later. It is too late to file an affidavit of prejudice.See question