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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?

Tristan Nicolas LeGrande
Tristan Nicolas LeGrande
answered on Jun 30, 2022

No. There never was a law making it "illegal" to mimic the voice of the president.

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Q: Can a police officer break into my hotel room over theft of a car misdemeanor call. I'm in texas,

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 »

Tristan Nicolas LeGrande
Tristan Nicolas LeGrande
answered on Jun 27, 2022

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 »

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Q: If someone such as felon get stop with gun in car but on parole. Bonded out but wasn't taken court till off of parole.

He is off parole since March. What can happen to him. Prison time r probation

Tristan Nicolas LeGrande
Tristan Nicolas LeGrande
answered on Jun 17, 2022

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 »

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Q: I am being charged with someone else's drugs. I picked a guy up I barely knew to give him a ride to his house...

Cops pulled us over. I wasn't worried because I didn't have anything on me or anything illegal in my car.

While they were searching me, he tried to hide his dope, he had on him in my back seat floorboard. Cops ended finding his dope, but he wouldn't take responsibility... Read more »

Tristan Nicolas LeGrande
Tristan Nicolas LeGrande
answered on Jun 3, 2022

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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