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Can the police lie about having a warrant i had a lawyer do a warrant check and he could not find one he called the DA office an

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Can the police lie? Depends. Some jurisdictions release information about warrants while other don't. I imagine if your lawyer called the police they would either tell him you had a warrant, did not have a warrant or told the attorney they couldn't tell him. For example in Stanislaus County they won't tell me whether a person has a warrant but will tell a bail bonds company. So I have the bail company check.

Speak to your lawyer immediately. That is why you hired them.

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I am not sure what your question is. You have an attorney you should be asking them for legal advice.
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