I am a first grade teacher and a parent dropped off a check in the office that was supposed to be made out for 6 dollars. When I finally got to the bank, it was deposited as 60. I didn't notice until weeks later. This check had sat in my desk and in the Elementary office for weeks before I ever... Read more »
I told them that I didn't want to press charges, I just didn't want him back in my car. Even though I didn't want to press charges the state of Ohio picked it up. We live in New York State. This is his first offense. What will happen to him?
It depends on many factors, including whether he has a prior criminal record. It is up to the Ohio prosecutor's office to decide whether to pursue the case. While your lack of interest in pressing charges is a factor, they can still choose to pursue the case if they want to. With that said, it...Read more »
I'm not sure I fully understand the question. An individual is supposed to be arraigned within 24 hours after arrest, but that doesn't mean the case will be thrown out if there is a delay. There are limits in the amount of time the prosecutor has to indict a case and bring the case to trial that...Read more »
It depends on several factors. If you had an order of protection from the first offense, then potentially the new case is a violation of the order of protection so you could be facing contempt charges along with whatever new charges stem from the offense. A second offense of domestic violence is...Read more »
I moved cuz I couldn't afford to live there , my gf is the one that called the cops on me cuz I pushed her but where still together she called cuz she was mad & now regrets it .. is there any way they could move court to the state I live in know or do I have to go back ?
You should contact an attorney in the state where the charge is pending and see if they can find out if there is in fact a warrant for your arrest. If there is, your best bet is to come back and deal with it. If you get stopped for even a traffic infraction, you could end up in jail due to this...Read more »
i was not feeling well and my stomach was upset i pulled over in bus depot i got out of car and vomited.......the man who worked in depot said he doesnt know whats going on but he was calling the police i then walked to back of depot because i needed to use bathroom while i was walking i felt... Read more »
Yes, an individual can, in certain circumstances, still be charged with assault even if the victim refuses to cooperate. It is up to the district attorney's office, not the individual victim, whether to dismiss a case or not.
I did not call police about the 4 month ago incident The severity of that situation was much worse I have pics I have to my divorce atty. My question is do I make a police report about the assault in February or do I contact a lawyer ? The recent dv arrest is a misdemeanor and it sounds like he... Read more »
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