Can the sheriff pull you over just because they think your transporting drugs?
answered on Feb 28, 2023
You have a right to fight for the truck in forfeiture proceedings. However, it is best to lay low until their deadlines blow. If this is a state forfeiture, the government’s deadline is 30 days to serve forfeiture paperwork. If they haven’t served you within that timeframe, you should be able... Read more »
My spouse has been Charged with unlawful possession of A firearm by felon. He got pulled over with a friend catching a ride home for a broken taillight, and was taken to jail for unlawful possession of a firearm by felon. The vehicle and the guns are registered to the driver. To his knowledge he... Read more »
answered on Jan 9, 2023
The affidavit could be crucial to your spouse’s defense. Whether it will result in a dismissal depends on facts I don’t and you may not know right now. However, this has to be handled carefully. You have to get a lawyer to handle the case and that lawyer has to get an investigator to get a... Read more »
Me and a co defendant were charged with possession of a controlled substance less than a gram. However the co defendant signed on the charge recently but I'm still being charged and going to court for it. What can I do?
answered on Nov 7, 2022
I agree with Penny. What matters as far as the state proving possession is actual care, custody, and control. Who has actual care, custody, and control is a very fact specific question which may need to be litigated. More than one person can possess the same thing. You need to get a lawyer.
A felony complaint was filed against me as if I was arrested during the commission of an offense but I was not , the felony complaint was then filed with a court my court date was set and I was still not in custody nor was there an arrest warrant out for my arrest .40 days later probable cause was... Read more »
answered on Nov 3, 2022
It sounds like you may need to file an expunction. Or sometimes, DPS just messes paperwork out. I would contact a criminal defense lawyer in Texas to straighten this out.
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