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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Juvenile Law for Texas on

Q: My son got locked up on a conspiracy charge and he's a minor still what will happen to him

Holly Marie Hammons answered on Jan 11, 2019

If your son has no previous record generally the State will recommend a deferred adjudication meaning if he completes probation successfully the charge will not be on his record. Juvenile records are sealed and can only be opened under limited circumstances. Probation for a juvenile is generally... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on

Q: Can I self revoke probation w/out a lawyer. I do not have a job and cannot afford the requirements.

I live in Abilene, TX but the charge is from Odessa, TX

Holly Marie Hammons answered on Jan 11, 2019

If you are currently on probation and you fail to fulfill the requirements the State could revoke your probation and sentence you to serve the remainder of your sentence in jail or prison depending on the charge. If a revocation is filed in your case you could qualify for a court appointed... Read more »

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