Yes. The State needs evidence, however, like a witness. They also have to prove identification of the Victim, which is difficult. The State often tries to introduce inadmissible hearsay evidence to do this.
She attacked me I have a black eye and my other eye is swollen and she tased me. She had no marks but she called police the next day. I went to jail for 1 day. I just got out. Can I file charges of my own
Your question is confusing, was it your daughters or your sons? Anyway - you can try. It is up to the state whether charges are filed. Usually the first person to call the cops wins. Do you really want to file charges against your children? Get an attorney, have her call the prosecuting...Read more »
I want to go to college to become a criminal lawyer, I’m not sure how to start preparing since I’m only in middle school. I very good grades and I’m advanced in all of my classes. Do you have any recommendations for colleges or tips on how i can prepare for my future career.
Yes. They will 100% put you in jail if you have a warrant; even if the warrant is out of state. Then they will ship you to the other state. You should call an attorney in the other state and see if they can get rid of the warrant
Yes, it could be true. You can hire a lawyer to investigate the matter for you. If there is a warrant for your arrest then your lawyer can arrange with a bondsperson to have you do a 'walk-through' at the jail. A 'walk-through' is when you turn yourself in to the jail but the...Read more »
My ex boyfriend, the father of my son, filed a lawsuit against me in regards to our son but he didn’t fill out the paperwork himself, his landlady did. And she didn’t fill out the “If a non lawyer helped fill out this form...” portion of any of the petitions. She admitted via text to... Read more »
Subpoena her to the Court hearing so she can tell the judge. If the court hearing has already taken place, call the judge's judicial assistant and let her know, see if yo can get a re-hearing and bring it up to the judge.
Well, if you have not done so already, do NOT commit any new crimes. That said, Florida's PRR statute will not cause you to serve more time in South Carolina for a crime committed in South Carolina. However, South Carolina may have a statute that will enhance a crime committed there based on...Read more »
The gun has not been recovered as of yet but all info regarding the gun has been reported to lake county sheriff's department as lost/stolen. Trying to see what my liabilities are if I chose not to press charges against him. Or if I will be forced to do so.
Depends what you mean by 'press charges'. The State will prosecute if they see fit, whether or not the victim wants the defendant prosecuted. For example, person A may punch person B in the face, and person B calls the police. Person B later decides he does not want the State to...Read more »
Got pulled was searched me and my ole man hunt old bottles well we found one old and it was an old medicine bottle. They found it went to there truck out of sight from us and field tested it. Said it was positive for meth. We really don't know if it was or not we weren't able to observe.... Read more »
They do not have to perform the test in your presence. However, you may have a search and seizure issue. I agree with the other lawyers who have answered your question - you need to consult with an experienced defense attorney
You need to talk to your attorney. A plan to put you in Foster care would be considered 'mitigation', or, part of an argument to have the judge 'go easy' on you. You would need to provide proof that your current living situation is bad enough to need changing. Talk to your attorney.
Someone else had a safe in their vehicle and they were pulled over and told the police it was mine . They police came snd picked me up for the drugs and money in the safe. The key to the safe was not in my possession it was on the ground on of a storage unit I was standing in which also was in... Read more »
If you were with someone else in the storage room you have a good argument that you were not in possession of the key. There must be more evidence against you if a warrant was issued, but it sounds thin
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