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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on
Q: I need help as to what I need to do. I had my door kicked in the only thing found was a meth pipe and scales. No drugs

Were found. I was told I sold to a c I. No charges have been filed they want me to do a controlled by but for the safety of my family im not gonna do that. What do I need to do im in Oklahoma. Someone plz help

Tracy Tiernan
Tracy Tiernan
answered on Jun 28, 2022

It’s a very bad idea to discuss such a situation on a public forum such as this. Clearly someone who had been arrested and was in serious trouble was asked to assist law-enforcement with locating other criminal activity in order to save his/ her own skin. This is a very very dangerous situation.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on
Q: Out on bail what to expect it arrignment for MTR misdemeanor. No new charge only failure to comply with rules and no pay

Oklahoma

Tracy Tiernan
Tracy Tiernan
answered on Jun 28, 2022

There are a number of ways to have a motion or application to revoke or accelerate a probation filed against you in a criminal case. The worst type of violations are if you get arrested for a felony or a misdemeanor crime. These situations will almost always result in a much more severe consequence... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Florida on
Q: Can I be charged with a crime?

I used a notary to do a quit claim deed from my property to my mother. Then my mother informed me that she doesn’t want the property. I changed the document quit claim deed transferring the property back to me. I did not go back to the notary. I signed her name on the document because I thought I... Read more »

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Jun 28, 2022

If you signed your mother's name on a document, yes, you could be charged with forgery. But it is unclear exactly what you did. The deed had been signed by you and your signature was notarized, what was written above the forged signature of your mother, something to the effect that... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Texas on
Q: If I lied about assault and he got arrested but it wasn't true what do I do
Penny Wymyczak-White
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Penny Wymyczak-White
answered on Jun 28, 2022

You could be arrested for filing a false police report. You need to tell the truth and hopefully they will dismiss his criminal case,

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee on
Q: I'm passed the point of a public defender at this point I'm in dire need of help with court next month no funds for 2 wk

I've already plead not guilty and it's to late to get a public defender I won't have funds for at least 2 weeks and court is the beginning of next month I'm desperately needing help or help getting another reset

Cayley Turrin
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Cayley Turrin
answered on Jun 28, 2022

You need to talk to various attorneys about representation.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Arizona on
Q: How do I proceed when arresting officers, public defender also judge are coercing/ bullying me and requests for change o

Change of lawyer are ignored and forcing me to stay with current lawyer who can't be trusted even. A little bit please help

Mike Branum
Mike Branum
answered on Jun 28, 2022

You are entitled to representation. You are NOT entitled to different representation because you do not approve of the representative provided to you. Your option is to find a way to pay for private counsel. Otherwise, your lawyer is your lawyer unless a conflict of interest arises (conflict of... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Civil Litigation, Consumer Law and Criminal Law for California on
Q: Can a dealership sell a motorcycle on consignment that has an invalid, or voided, title?

I purchased a used motorcycle with cash from a dealership who claimed they were selling it on consignment. They gave me a title that had signatures already on it (as if it wasn't ever transfered last time it was sold) and the keys. I figured as long as i have the title im good but When I went... Read more »

Leon Bayer
Leon Bayer
answered on Jun 28, 2022

Yep. You got scammed. I suggest you tell the dealership that they have 24 hours to refund your money or else you will file a complaint against their dealership license with the State of California. In addition to filing the complaint, you can also file against the dealer in the local small claims... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Utah on
Q: My boyfriend hes being charged with burglary on 3rd degree with unlawful intry he being charged on a fingerprint only

They have him in jail since April 17 on a fingerprint his appointed lawyer don't help him he just wants him to sighn a paper to send him to prison I dont think he should be in there only for a fingerprint they have no other evidence against him hes not on camera they have no Witnesses the... Read more »

Aric M. Cramer
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Aric M. Cramer
answered on Jun 27, 2022

You need to hire an attorney to represent him then.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Michigan on
Q: I got change with A&B in Montcalm and have to take class for a sas mrt it is for drugs when I didn't get busted

And I am on probation for 24m and I get SSI and they try to say I have to get a job when it court order

Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers
answered on Jun 27, 2022

Often, terms of probation will include substance abuse or mental health treatment even if not a part of the sentencing offense. The rationale is that even if you didn't get busted for drugs, substance abuse probably played a role in the assault.

An alternative to an employment...
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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: If there is no DNA, no audio or video no witnesses to a crime of fleeing and eluding and officers have conflicting

Statements. how can they charge me with the crime. The person whom the police say ran Into woods was described as a black male wearing a gray hoody . I'm white male and i was arrested 2 years later for the charges.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jun 27, 2022

Hire the best criminal defense attorney you can and see about getting it dismissed.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Georgia on
Q: Question about TRAFFICKING IN COCAINE, ILLEGAL DRUGS, MARIJUANA, OR METHAMPHETAMINE charge.

If you receive this charge, are you being charged with trafficking in ALL these substances? Why wouldn’t you receive a separate trafficking charge for each offense?

Jermario L Davis
Jermario L Davis
answered on Jun 27, 2022

No. That is just the name for that section which covers multiple substances. The arrest warrant will specify the exact drug/substance that the defendant is accused of trafficking. Unless there are multiple charges for trafficking, the defendant is only being charged with one of the substances.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Georgia on
Q: Can I have my fingerprints or DNA expunged from CODIS and state database upon completion of conditional discharge?

Controlled substance possession 2015. Sentenced to 3 years conditional discharge felony probation in 2017. Completed in 2020.

Jermario L Davis
Jermario L Davis
answered on Jun 27, 2022

The general rule is that your DNA is only captured and placed in CODIS if you are convicted of a felony offense. Because you pled under the conditional discharge statute, no conviction occurred. Therefore, your DNA should not have been placed in the system (unless (1) a petition was filed, (2)... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Mississippi on
Q: does this plea agreement mean I go to prison? 16 yrs in custody, 11 yrs suspended, 5 yrs supervised probation?

I have two charges both resulting of two offers, (both the same) that I have mentioned above, to run consecutive on a sale charge in MS. I have no priors. I need to know if I have to go to prison or not because I have to ensure my children have adequate supervision as I don't have any family... Read more »

Arthur Calderon
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Arthur Calderon
answered on Jun 27, 2022

Under the plea offer as given, it would seem that you would serve some time in MDOC custody; however, how long you actually remain in custody (more specifically, the possibility of earned time) is going to depend on the nature of the charges. Some allow you to become eligible for release after... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: If I get a epo filed on me and I lose do I get any criminal charges against me or just the epo?!
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jun 26, 2022

Generally, no criminal charges unless you were charged at the time or if you violate the dvo.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Q: Can I take a possession charge for someone if I wasn't present at the time drugs were found?

Found in my car which my boyfriend was driving at the time of arrest.

Michael A. Smolensky
Michael A. Smolensky
answered on Jun 26, 2022

The answer to this question depends on the specific facts of the case and, perhaps more importantly, prosecutorial discretion.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Mississippi on
Q: Allegedly I sold 0.141 g meth then re-met to give 0.237 more to C.I Indicted 2 felon sale chrgs is this Double jeopardy?

I have been indicted on to sell charges both with enhanced penalty from being by a church. I am a first-time offender. Question here is does double jeopardy exist in my case? Also I'd like to know opinions on what to expect for sentencing in Mississippi. The plea offer in its entirety is 32... Read more »

Arthur Calderon
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Arthur Calderon
answered on Jun 26, 2022

You really need to talk to your lawyer further, and refrain from giving details about your case on an open platform like this. As to the double jeopardy, that only applies if you have been tried twice for the same crime or if your liberty is put at risk twice for the same offense.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights, Elder Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Q: “During the glory days of radio, it was illegal to mimic the voice of the US president.”

“During the glory days of radio, it was illegal to mimic the voice of the US president.” Was there actually a law prohibiting that? Or was just a White House policy and not a legal issue.

Was it law or policy?

John Cucci Jr.
John Cucci Jr.
answered on Jun 26, 2022

What you are referring to is the Policy of the Government. The 1st Amendment gives you the right to mimic anyone!

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Litigation for Mississippi on
Q: I put a peace bond on my ex boyfriend because boyfriend pushed me to file a peace bond on him.

We were sleeping together and my boyfriend found out. We have broken up and I want to remove the peace bond on my ex. How do I do that

Melissa L Gardner-Ardoin
Melissa L Gardner-Ardoin
answered on Jun 26, 2022

You will need to go back to the court that issued the peace bond and ask for it to be vacated.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Q: I am a crime victim. Will the attorneys/judge consider that when I report to jury duty?

I live in NJ. I am a crime victim. One defendant pled guilty to other charges and the charges related to my case were dismissed. Second defendant pled guilty and is currently on probation and paying restitution to me. Third defendant is a fugitive (so, open case). I appeared in court and made... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
answered on Jun 26, 2022

Being a crime victim is not a reason to be excused for jury duty, but a criminal lawyer may not want you on the case because of it. However, that being said generally you won't be on the only one on the jury that is a victim of the crime. In the last few years more and more people seem to be... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Q: I am a crime victim. Will the attorneys/judge consider that when I report to jury duty?

I live in NJ. I am a crime victim. One defendant pled guilty to other charges and the charges related to my case were dismissed. Second defendant pled guilty and is currently on probation and paying restitution to me. Third defendant is a fugitive (so, open case). I appeared in court and made... Read more »

Michael A. Smolensky
Michael A. Smolensky
answered on Jun 26, 2022

You ought to have the opportunity to tell the judge. If I were defense counsel, I would ask that you be excused for cause.

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