What should I do if the FBI contacted me about a Facebook post?
3 attorney answers
HIre an attorney! You should have no further discussion with any law enforcement agency until you have spoke with an experienced criminal defense attorney who can advise you as to what you should do and say.
It is not advisable to speak with law enforcement, particularly not a Federal Agent without a lawyer present to represent you. The fact that this is a Federal Agent is an indication that the matter is particularly serious. Contact a criminal lawyer as soon as possible.
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I would not want to speak with the authorities without my attorney present if I were in your shoes. I would also verify that the person who left the card is in fact a federal agent. Please feel free to contact any of us who answer here and/or utilize the find a lawyer function on this site. Good luck.
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