Over 3 years ago my husbands ex mother in law accused him of looking at his step daughter through his bathroom window while she was showering. At the time he lived with the mom, grandma, and 2 other step daughters. Their relationship consisted of drinking and fighting, and the grandma liked to get in the middle of everything. One day after a big fight the grandma made this accusation. After 3 years of waiting for the first court date, he's been appointed an attorney who seems to be dishonest with us. We live hours from the courthouse, and we believe the attorney is with holding information. It is very hard for us to understand what is going on with his case. We're wondering, would it be legal for her to send us his "motion for discovery" through the mail? If not, is there any way he can legally obtain this information?
If you are not happy with the lawyer retain a new lawyer . A copy for the motion for discovery is not going to tell you anything.
The motion for discovery is fine. The actual police reports, statements, etc. can NOT be given to anyone. The law says that.
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