I think he's done time 3 different times for shoplifting . Last was 10 years . Is he going back to prision?
answered on Jan 26, 2023
There is no absolute answer to this question but this charge carries up to 10 years in state prison. It is important to discuss your case with an experienced criminal defense attorney that can break down the particulars of your case.
answered on Jun 13, 2022
There is no statute of limitation on a criminal charge of Financial Identity Theft, but there is a statute of limitations for a civil cause of action.
answered on Feb 13, 2022
For most traffic offenses if the penalty is not provided for in that particular section you go to the general penalty section of Title 65 Chapter 5 which provides a $100 fine or up to 30 days in jail. This is the fine prior to assessments and court costs. I have attached the general penalty statute... Read more »
Hi. I have a question and hopefully someone can help me with good answers. I got speeding ticket in SC ( 21 mph over on I-95 with my car) and that was on December 7. December 8 I called attorney in SC because i am from NYC an attorney said we will put ticket on jury trial. My first court was on... Read more »
answered on Jan 15, 2022
Depending on the municipality or county where the ticket was written it could be many months before you get a new court date now that your case has been moved to the Jury trial docket.
years ago i asked a lawyer and he also told me it was a misdemeanor. can you verifly in 2011 did i plead guilty to a misdemeanor or a felony >
answered on Dec 11, 2021
In order to answer this question I would need more information. That particular code section has two different sections. Under the (A) section, depending on the underlying charge that you were convicted of conspiring to commit that could be a felony but the penalty would be one half of the... Read more »
What are my legal options? I do not have serials numbers, but can get affidavits that they are mine, and I had owned them for about 20 years
answered on Oct 30, 2021
The best avenue to get your guns back is going to be a claim and delivery action in magistrate court (assuming the value is under $7,500.00).
Only 2nd traffic violation, 1st being a speeding ticket
answered on Sep 13, 2021
That statute does not provide for a penalty so you have to go to:
SECTION 56-3-2520. Penalties.
It is a misdemeanor for any person to violate any of the provisions of this chapter unless such violation is by this chapter or other law of this State declared to be a felony. Unless... Read more »
answered on Aug 23, 2021
Depending on the particular facts of your case someone could be charges with simple assault (3rd degree) under SC Law.
16-3-300(E)(1) A person commits the offense of assault and battery in the third degree if the person unlawfully injures another person, or offers or attempts to injure... Read more »
He's out on bond and caught another charge and he doesn't have a lawyer right now! He applied for a public defender and waiting for a response from them!
answered on May 4, 2021
He needs to hire an attorney to present his case the the Judge! If he qualifies for a public defender it would be best to reach out to them and make sure that someone has been assigned to his case. I would never recommend for someone to go to a motion to revoke bond on his/her own.
answered on May 4, 2021
The default rule is that an assets value should be determined as of date of filing of a case. That being said, there are exceptions and your should consult with an attorney in your area on this subject.
But during the BOP release process, the state of SC put a hold on him but did not specify the reasoning. I have since found where he & 21 others were indicted in 2018 for conspiracy.
Even though he qualifies for early release he can not be as long as there is a hold for that charge... Read more »
answered on May 4, 2021
The best thing for this person to do is file a form with the prison where he is currently being held under the interstate agreement on detainers. This will force the State of SC to start the process of bringing him back for trial on the state matter. If the state fails to do so within a certain... Read more »
I got charged with shoplifting 16-13-110b2
answered on May 3, 2021
It would be wise to reach out to an attorney in this area so that they can properly represent you on your shoplifting charge. So long as this is not an enhancment charge this case would carry up a 30 days in jail and/or a fine.
answered on Apr 22, 2021
SECTION 16-15-325. Participation in preparation of obscene material prohibited; penalties.
Any individual who knowingly:
(a) photographs himself or any other individual or animal for purposes of preparing an obscene film, photograph, negative, slide, videotapes, motion picture, or... Read more »
answered on Apr 16, 2021
You will need to apply for an expungement. An attorney can walk you through that process or you can do so on your own.
Officer lowered ticket to 10 mph or less. Ticket states court date time and address however Area of ticket for officer to mark “appear in court? Y or N?” Officer left blank. And we cannot find any information on the back of the ticket as to whether or not this is a mandatory court date.... Read more »
answered on Apr 6, 2021
If he is only charged with speeding he can just pay the ticket and not show up for court. At that time the "bond" (what he paid) with be forfeited and the case will be over. That being said, depending on what state he has his license in the points for the ticket can transfer back and show... Read more »
Do I have to appear if I pay it online
answered on Mar 19, 2021
If you pay the ticket before the court date you are not required to appear. That being said, they will accept the payment of the ticket (bond) and adjudicate you guilty and send that to the DMV to assess points on your license. It might be worth speaking with an attorney in that area that would be... Read more »
answered on Mar 18, 2021
You need to speak with your landlord. If at anytime you were in violation of the lease and your landlord complied with the SC landlord tenant act you can be evicted even if you have since caught up on your rent. Make sure to talk to your landlord and get something in writing that they will dismiss... Read more »
answered on Mar 18, 2021
Normally the state is not going to retest a substance unless the solicitor wants that done for some reason. That being said, you/your attorney can hire an expert to independently test the substance and file a motion with the court to have the item turned over to the expert for testing.
Police came to my house and looking for my husband and arrested him with a property damage warrant from the county 2 1/2 hours away. How long does the other county have to pick him up until he has to be released?
Also, will he be released with a fine when he sees the judge when he gets to... Read more »
answered on Mar 2, 2021
In normal circumstances he cannot be held for more than 24 hours before being picked up or a bond being set. That is assuming that this is the first time that he is being arrested and this is not an arrest on a bench warrant.
My wife was also charged with DV2nd and she has got a plea deal in the mail my solicitor wont even tall to me we both my wife and I signed a document stating we wanted to drop the charges but my solicitor want even talk to me I am worried I really sont have the money for a attorney
answered on Feb 28, 2021
Most attorneys that do criminal work give free consultation. It would be good to go speak to an attorney in your area about your situation. If you cannot afford an attorney the public defender may also be an option for you.
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