The vehicle I just purchased the week before I handed him my license and found out that they were suspended at that moment and he kept them. The bill of sale was not from the titled owner because the person I bought it from had bought it from them I guess but I had the title I just didn't have... Read more »
My brother is autistic. His ex also has mental health issues, but won’t get help for them because she wants people to feel sorry for her. He has told my parents and I that when he tries to sleep even she wake him up by punching him. She’s cut him, broken bones, cut his head open. She hits him... Read more »
In Indiana the prosecuting attorney is the only one who can bring criminal charges. Your brother does not press the charges. If a police report has not been made concerning all she has done, it should be. Additionally, contact the local office of Indiana Adult Protective Services.
I'm looking for references for case law concerning when law enforcement must read a Miranda warning on scene of a domestic battery. I am a law enforcement officer and I was told by a co-worker that Miranda does not need to be issued at the scene of a domestic battery because there's case... Read more »
I applaud your wanting to do it correctly. Look at Lexis or Westlaw to find Indiana cases that follow Miranda. Why isn't the prosecuting attorney giving you direction? Also, you should ask the attorney for the department, ie City or County Attorney. Does the department have an SOP?
Yes, it is possible. In most cases where a person was detained, then released and then later charged, the State should have requested a summons. However, in serious cases or if the State does not consider the prior detention a warrant is likely.
My wife and I had a heated argument took my phone and I took it back from her and was gonna take our child and leave and she called the cops and wanted me to leave for the night. Cops show up then I'm arrested and charged with domestic violence, even though she said I didn't hit or hurt... Read more »
It would be expensive to hire an attorney to write a letter. Has she talked to the prosecutor's office, they should have a victim advocate who will discuss her wishes with the case. This should have already been done, since the prosecutor has a legal obligation to get input from the victim...Read more »
Son was jailed for DV, bailed out, as a court date 10/26. Was informed today9/8 that there's a jury trial set for 1/2021. His ex-gf/ babies mother has told me she isnt filing charges. Has the state picked it up and besides obtaining a lawyer what should we be doing?
the license and not the correct state also told me i couldnt drive with the license i have now im 47 years old and i have a instrution permit which is still vaild just bought the xar over the weekend wasnt breaking any traffic laws he just got behind me and ran my plate
If it was after the dog alerted then yes based on warrant exceptions they are permitted to open the door. If it was during the free air sniff, there may be a supressable issue. If you or the person whose vehicle was opened have not yet retained an attorney.you should consider consulting with an...Read more »
I'm trying to file for a virtual hearing. My abuser is an auxiliary police officer and has been helped by the cheif of the police. The hearing is for protective orders is 9-8-2020. I've also reached out to advocates with no luck. I'm a critical care rn disabled with Multiple... Read more »
My husband had a small office space attached to his brother in laws machine shop business. His wife, my husband's sister, took many of his expensive tools, probably about 1000 worth, out of the office and won't return them. They also took a check from his mailbox and at first refused to... Read more »
I was convicted of a computer-related felony in Indiana and after serving my probation it was converted to a misdemeanor. I am applying for a concealed carry gun license and it asks me if I've EVER been convicted of a felony. When the conviction was changed to a misdemeanor I was lead to... Read more »
Once the judgment was reduced to a misdemeanor, the conviction is no longer a felony but now a misdemeanor. You may want to consider going onto IN.gov and running a criminal history check, not the limited criminal history, to confirm it was entered correctly on your history.
I was pulled over and in the process of giving them my information the Oster open my door asked me to step out I asked him why several times he refused to tell me why when I finally did step out there was a canine standing at the back of my vehicle I told him that shouldn't search they went... Read more »
Based on your description there may have been a violation or not, it's hard to say. Traffic stop cases are very fact sensitive and more details are needed. You should contact a local criminal defense attorney to discuss the specifics of your case, sooner than later.
I'm currently on probation and due to allegedly failing 2 drug screens my probation officer filed a petition to revoke probation on that same day a warrant was issued for my arrest. I haven't missed any court dates and I've been to every probation appointment and not been in any more trouble
Many judges issue warrants for violations of probation since it is a privilege to be on probation. It was up to the judge to decide to issue a warrant or a summons and in your case he/she chose a warrant. Contact your previous attorney or hire a new one, if you cannot afford one request a public...Read more »
The person needs to file a motion with the court where they are being held asking they be released. Also someone should advise the correct county in Oklahoma that the person is in-custody in Indiana and request they start the extradition process.
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