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Q: In DE County, at a preliminary hearing with the magistrate district court, can the charges/case be dismissed?
Adam H. Andrae
Adam H. Andrae answered on Sep 12, 2019

You would want to speak with a lawyer who can review all the circumstances surrounding the case, but yes, it is possible.

A judge can dismiss the charges if the prosecution does not provide enough evidence to show it is likely that a crime was committed and that the individual was the one...
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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Support for Pennsylvania on
Q: Does “PATERNITY ORDER ISSUED- DF EXCLUDED (stipulation) mean that the tested man is not the father? (Pennsylvania)
Adam H. Andrae
Adam H. Andrae answered on Sep 8, 2019

Yes, it means he was found to not be the biological father. "DF Excluded" means Defendant is excluded from being the biological parent.

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