Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer Your brother should hire an attorney. If he does not have a means to hire a lawyers, contacting the Public Defender's Office is the best option. Your brother could move to set aside the sentence.
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer In the state of Florida you are considered an adult at the age of 18. If you are and adult and you are sexting with another adult it is not illegal. If however, you are the adult and you are sexting with a minor that is a felony offense. Additionally, if you engage in sexting as the adult and request that the minor meet you at a location, you could be charged with traveling to meet a minor for sex which is a felony in the second degree and carries sex offender registration.
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer If the court denied the injunction before a hearing your case will be automatically expunged pursuant to 119.0714(1)(K), Florida Statute. This is great news! In injunction cases expungement is not automatic unless a temporary injunction is denied and no hearing is set. This is good for you because employers conducting a background check will not be able to gain access to the petition for injunction filed by your ex-wife.
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer If the opposing party agrees to have the injunction dismissed it can be done even before a hearing. However, you must not have direct contact with the opposing party if an injunction has been entered against you and they are pro se. However, if the opposing party is represented you may consult with their lawyers and see if you can come to other terms to get the temporary injunction dismissed. You can request for opposing counsel to file a voluntary dismissal.
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer I would suggest changing your alarm code and contacting the company who you are billed through to notify them of the breach. I would also contact the nearest police department.
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer An officer cannot make an arrest without probable cause. An officer can also make an arrest if there is an active warrant. Contact my office for more information. I can provide you with a free consultation 772-579-2771.
You may want to speak to an attorney about the Romeo and Juliet law, which may qualify for removal from the sex offender registry.
SEXUAL PREDATOR CRITERIA.-
(a) For a current offense committed on or after October 1, 1993, upon conviction, an offender shall be designated as a "sexual predatoru201d under subsection (5), and subject to registration under subsection (6) and...
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer Yes, but the text messages have to be authenticated and must be relevant. The text messages generally can be authenticated by calling as witness the person who sent it or received the message.
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer Its not standard procedure to have a Frank's hearing, address Brady or Giglio before a motion to suppress. Those are separate issues. It would be best to hire a criminal defense attorney who can assist you with your legal case.
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer Domestic violence is defined under Fla. Stat. 741.28 which states, “Domestic violence” means any assault, aggravated assault, battery, aggravated battery, sexual assault, sexual battery, stalking, aggravated stalking, kidnapping, false imprisonment, or any criminal offense resulting in physical injury or death of one family or household member by another family or household member.
You don't have to be hurt to file for an injunction. Your husband could hit you without it hurting....
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer Competency plays a major role in whether the State Attorney's Office decides to prosecute a juvenile offender. I represent children who have been accused of crimes in my practice. If I think the child is to young, has a low IQ, an IEP plan, or has difficulty understanding the role of the judge, defense attorney and/or prosecutor, I will have them evaluated for competency.
Sasha Dadan Bonna's answer You should obtain a lawyer for your case immediately. You were likely charged with driving with a suspended license in Florida. PA is part of "The Driver License Compact" which means Florida would treat the offense as if it had been committed at home, applying home state laws to the out-of-state offense.
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