The consequences of being arrested are typically minimal. But the consequences of being convicted of 609.546 MOTOR VEHICLE TAMPERING, is a misdemeanor: a maximum of 90 days jail and-or $1,000. Worse, would be having a public criminal record of conviction, bonus points for a crime of dishonesty....Read more »
I agreed to pay an additional $200 per month ($2,400 /yr) based on the cost of $4,800 per year for [our son's] special needs summer camp. However the invoices from [the special needs summer camp] were 2019: $3,600.00, 2020: $0.00, and 2021: $3,120.00 resulting in an over-payment of $3,840.... Read more »
You could report it to police and-or your local criminal prosecutor's office and see what they say. I doubt they'd be interested in criminal prosecution. Give your family law attorney a call, or an attorney doing civil litigation work. Only the government can file a criminal Complaint....Read more »
Unlikely. After all, fraud is a deliberate act with the intent of obtaining an unauthorized benefit, by using deception, believed and relied upon by others. If a judge describes witnesses testimony as being the opposite of what is in the transcript, that could be error, perhaps even reversible...Read more »
I m looking for help. My car was taken by the police early September it is still on a hold according to defective it is on a homicide hold. That is all the information I was given. Im wondering if there is anything you all can suggest in hope that my car can be released
You could contact the police investigator to see if they are done with it, and will release the police hold. Or you could file a motion in court under the Return of Property statute. But police can respond to that that the car is evidence. Whether the judge believes that may be another matter.
A few months back I was pulled over for speeding. The officer asked if I had been drinking and I told him that I had a few drinks earlier in the night. I performed some Field Sobriety Tests and was asked to use a breathalyzer. The breathalyzer showed a blood alcohol content of .079. Being that the... Read more »
The citation with officer notes may be possible to see. But my understanding is that insurance companies look at the Driver's License Record from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, including the statute of conviction, date of conviction, incident date. Filed Sobriety Tests and the...Read more »
What am I looking at for time is there going to be bail? And allegedly cops have stopped old residence for my warrants and also said I'm looking at being charged with other charges due to my purse and cell phone being found miles from area where a person fled from state patrol in stolen... Read more »
Once your attorney has the criminal Complaint(s) and Sentencing Order(s), they will be able to tell what the maximum and more likely amount of jail time is possible. The court would likely set bail on the new charges within a day or two (excluding weekends). But on the probation violation, it...Read more »
An accused person has the right to a lawyer in a criminal case, either a private, paid lawyer, or a public defender appointed by the court for indigent people. You don't indicate what kind of case it is.
Yes, of course, every speeding ticket can be contested, and should be. Focus on the desired outcome. Perhaps that can be met by agreement. Next, gather all facts and keep an open mind to all possible legal defenses. That defense may be the best available, or another might be better. If it's...Read more »
If convicted (by paying the fine or losing a trial), yes. Wisconsin will report the conviction to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety for inclusion on the driver's license record (assuming a Minnesota driver's license). To avoid that, fight the ticket in Wisconsin to try to...Read more »
It's difficult to understand what might be a question here. Is the situation one where a person is on probation in a criminal case, and the period of the stayed sentence is about to expire, but two conditions of the stay have not yet been completed? If so, the Probation Officer may ask the...Read more »
Have time a curfew at the house and didn't want to arrive home late, so I had to rush to get home fast and, my mom was sick, so I had to take care of her in all ways, so I had to sacrifice myself for hers.
i was trying to know if I can go on probation for the ticket I've received
First, the question doesn't make sense - perhaps due to unfamiliarity with legal terms. As a result, you may want to pick up the phone and call a criminal defense attorney for help sorting out your questions. For example, a petty misdemeanor is not a crime, no jail time is possible, and...Read more »
My felony drops to a misdemenor when probation is completed. My probation will be complete in the next 3 months and want to know if i can purchase and own firearms or not, or if I can have my rights restored
That might be a basis to defend a speeding ticket. I'd check the MMUTCD to see if it supports, defeats, or doesn't mention it. But there may be better defenses, and approaches. A lawyer would help. But fight it no matter what, since you have nothing to lose by trying, and could win.
He received a speeding ticket 08/01 and another 08/17/21. I am beside myself but at any rate, I'm more concerned about his driving record and insurance, the 08/01 the officer gave an extreme speed but it's payable. There's no way my son could've been going that fast with the... Read more »
Yes. It's worth fighting every traffic citation, since doing so will often improve the outcome - whether keeping the record more clean or otherwise. Also, people that go to court and defend against charges, in my experience, tend to become more aware of the importance of avoiding future...Read more »
Cruise control was set for 30 miles. When pulled over I was told it was for speed. I asked how he measured my speed and he refused to answer. Wrote me for 73 in a 60. How do I request dash and body camera video for court ?
Contact the court to request a court date, to contest the ticket. If you can't resolve it with the prosecutor in a satisfactory way, you can send the prosecutor a written request for discovery. They may charge a fee for copies. Of course, you may have better luck with an attorney...Read more »
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