The police got called for burglary vehicle I was in my room with the door closed and the latch latched I was in there by myself cops came I didn't answer the door they never seen me in the room of course they knew I was there but never see me and eventually broke down the door found illicit... Read more »
Unfortunately there are not enough facts to answer your question. Yes, the police may not "break down a door over a misdemeanor," legally. They can, however, break down the door in other circumstances: felony warrants, pursuing a fleeing felon, and (in some cases) to prevent the imminent...Read more »
Felon in possession of a firearm is a 3rd degree felony (this could be enhanced to a higher level offense if he has TDC felony convictions). The punishment range for a 3rd degree felony is 2 to 10 yrs in prison and up to a $10,000 fine. He could get probation by agreement with the prosecution, or...Read more »
You can be convicted of possession of an illegal substance if you have intentional and knowing "care, custody, control or management." You can both possess the same item under the law, if proven with a concept called affirmative links - that link the person charged with the illegal item....Read more »
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