You do have the right to hire a private investigator. This is something you should talk to your lawyer about. Most experienced criminal defense attorneys have private investigators that they regularly use.
I don't quite understand your question. If you are charged with Attempted Murder you will need a lawyer to represent you. If you believe that you are a victim you should call the police and file a police report.
My ex alleged I committed sexual assault against her over a year after she said it happened. She deleted five years worth of Facebook messenger conversations between her and I on my phone, maybe hers as well. In three screenshots (not whole conversations) I seemingly falsely confess to it, along... Read more »
The bottom line is that if the prosecutor reviews all of the evidence and besides that they can prove you guilty of a crime in court, they may charge you with whatever they think they can prove in court. This is a decision that will be made by the prosecutor. I would recommend that if you are...Read more »
If you speak to the police, whether it's on the phone or in person, make sure you let them know that you will not answer any questions unless they get you a lawyer and do not change your mind for any reason. In the meantime you should consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney so...Read more »
I have had many cases in which the case is passed for the prosecutor to call the insurance company to verify coverage. I have even had clients caught with presenting fraudulent or fake insurance documents in court..
The defendant was given 30 hrs of independent community service and 2 months of no contact with myself the plaintiff. I was told the case was dismissed, however I don’t know if it was with or without prejudice. I am now suing the defendant in civil court and want to make sure I can go forward... Read more »
I had a friend whom had charges filed on him by a mad ex girlfriend he had come and stayed in my home a few times. Police came and arrestwd me on a misdemeanor traffic warrant and hour later returned to arrest him,he volunteered to give up and walked out to themlocking soor behind him,the ploice... Read more »
It's entirely possible that the search of the house was illegal. As a general rule, the police must have a warrant to conduct a search of a residence but there are many exceptions. You should consult with an experienced criminal defense lawyer who can review the evidence to determine whether a...Read more »
That would be a Battery, harmful or offensive physical contact. Most Batteries are Class A Misdemeanors that carry a maximum punishment of up to 1 year in County Jail. If the Battery causes great bodily harm to the victim , it could be a Class 3 Aggravated Battery which carries a possible prison...Read more »
Illinois state citizen charged with felony crime in South Dakota wants to change venues to Illinois the state they reside in. Can this happen also will the charges be the same? How will the case be handled?
No. You cannot move a criminal case from one state to another state when you are charged with a state crime. You should talk about what change of venue is with the lawyer that is representing you in the criminal case.
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