In Ohio, warrants are issued against a person, not property. While the car is registered to your father, the warrant is linked to your name, date of birth, and social security number. The BMV will put a warrant block on your license (if you had one), preventing you from renewing your license until...Read more »
I recently filed for domestic violence but no longer want to go through with the charges. If I just don’t show up in court what will happen? Will the case get dismissed ? Or should I call the prosecutor and tell them I lied ? What is my best option for dropping this case
Contact the prosecutor and victim advocate (if one is assigned) and let them know that you no longer want to proceed forward with the case and want the case dismissed. If you don't show up to court, the court can find you in contempt and issue a warrant for your arrest. If you contact the...Read more »
I recently filed for a domestic violence charge against my fiancé . It was in the heat of the moment what should I do to get the charges dropped .? If I don’t show up in court will they drop the charges? Or should I say I lied? Or tell them I’m mentally insane and don’t know what I’m... Read more »
There is no easy for your situation. First, I hope everyone remains safe. Notify the prosecutor, the victim advocate, and defense attorney that you no longer want to proceed forward with the case and want it dismissed. The court can issue a warrant for your arrest if you fail to show up in court....Read more »
I had know idea the medication I was prescribed would affect me the way it did. I cooperated and did a drug test and I think it got lost or something else because it’s been going on five months and the court still doesn’t have it back. The court appointed me a lawyer but I can’t get a hold of... Read more »
An OVI refusal occurs when the police ask you to submit to a test (blood, breath, or urine) and you say "no" or refuse to provide a blood, breath, or urine sample. If sounds like you consented to a test and provided a sample. If you have not received the results and have not been charged...Read more »
Yes, I recommend that you still go to court. If you fail to appear on the scheduled court date, the court can find you in contempt and issue a warrant for your arrest. If you want the charges dropped, I recommend contacting the prosecutor on the case, the victim's advocate (assuming one is...Read more »
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