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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: I got two strikes that were misdemeanor I never fought the case just to preliminary hearing can I delete the strikes?

Not romero act can I remove it permanently? Appeal my case is it possible to remove it permanently.

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 11, 2020

MORE INFO NEEDED.

IT SOUNDS LIKE YOU DIDN'T APPEAR FOR ANY COURT PROCEEDINGS AFTER THE PRELIM?

IF SO THERE IS A BENCH WARRANT WITH A BAIL REQUIREMENT OUT FOR YOU.

IS THERE A GOOD REASON FOR NOT APPEARING?

WAS THIS LAST MONTH OR MANY YEARS AGO? IN THE SAME STATE?...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: I just have a question regarding 1170.126pc.

What will happen at this hearing? It is referred to as a Suitability Hearing on the Court Docket. Is this the same as a Post Conviction hearing.

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 11, 2020

MORE INFO NEEDED.

SECTION 1. It is the intent of the Legislature in enacting this act to allow people who are committed to the State Department of State Hospitals upon a conviction for an offense that would otherwise fall within the resentencing provisions of Section 1170.126 or 1170.18 of...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: I got two 2 strikes residential burgerly and 2nd degree robbery. Can I remove these 2 strikes permanently not Romero Act

1st strike I didnt go to preliminary hearing. I didnt break in the apartment. The manager opened the door for me so clearly theft. I did a pety theft at the Rite Aid the security grabbed me and I pushed him off me. Only preliminary hearing this case and the judge was laughing that I took this deal.... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 11, 2020

MUCH MORE INFO NEEDED.

THE FIRST THING YOU SHOULD DO IS MAKE AN APPOINTMENT WITH A CRIMINAL LAWYER IN YOUR AREA.

IF YOU HAD A COURT APPOINTED LAWYER TRY TO CONTACT HIM/HER.

ARE THERE OUTSTANDING WARRANTS?

WHEN WAS PLEA? I ASSUME WITH A LAWYER?'

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: I got 2 strikes on my record can I delete them permanently. Not the Romero Act.

Appeal those cases I never went pass preliminary hearing. I know these cases is a misdemeanor. Can I delete them off my record permanently? So is it possible to go back to court on these cases?

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 11, 2020

MORE INFO NEEDED. NOT CLEAR OF CHARGES ETC

AFTER ½ THE TERM OF PROBATION imposed by court IS UP, you CAN FILE FOR EARLY TERMINATION AND EXPUNGE. It is far from automatic.

California law allows a person who has been convicted of a crime to have that conviction expunged. A California...
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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: My brother has been in jail 20 years, since I was a kid. Is there a way I can get his court/trial docs?

I grew up without my brother and recently he has gotten into contact with me and wants to be involved in my life. I would like to know the details of his circumstances first, since nobody in our family ever discussed it. He told me he has no copies of his documents and I was wondering if I could... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 11, 2020

MORE INFO NEEDED.

YOU SHOULD RETAIN A LAWYER TO GET A POWER OF ATTORNEY OR FOR YOUR BRO TO SIGN A REQUEST..............ABSENT THAT YOU ARE NOT ENTITLED TO THEM AS THEY ARE CONFIDENTIAL

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for California on
Q: I have a warrent for graffiti misdemeanor charge im wondering what is the max time i can be held
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 10, 2020

more info needed.

with corona virus so prevalent, they might not hold you at all.

your prior record would be considered as would the seriousness of the graffitti.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: If Im crossing the US/Mexico border in California and have a misdemeanor warrant Will I be arrested by customs officers
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 10, 2020

more info needed.

with sophisticated computers, i would expect they would pick it up.

i believe the underlying charge would be taken into consideration.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Appeals / Appellate Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: If an appeals court dismisses a charge of stalking, can the counnt of false statement continue as charged and valid

while being questioned by a kohls investigator, about a stalking incident, def stated he never saw or met the victims b4 said incident. def was arrested for giving a false statement, due to a video survailance showing him talking to victims 2 weeks prior. def. state he sincerely didnot remember the... Read more »

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 10, 2020

more info needed.

your statement to security is not to a governmental employee.

these are 2 separate crimes and dismissal of one does not affect the other.

if you went to trial you had a lawyer, either private or court appointed. S/he would have all the facts and be in a...
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2 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander and Personal Injury for California on
Q: Slander harassment against sibling

DVRO expired last week against my TWIN sister, but thought a year off would quell hatred/slanderous behavior so allowed lapse. As soon as expired, she began phoning and emailing my current employer (new job) with statements of "employee has history or suing former employers to extort money... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 9, 2020

much more info needed.

lawyers normally will not take these cases on a contingency and only on an hourly.

it could be very expensive and very hard to win and then collect.

write out a detailed summary in order to cut down on the time a lawyer will spend taking notes and...
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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: It took me tèn years to prove the abuse in which my ex husband did to us. A 730 evaluation was done and i have not been.

Back. In those ten years , my ex took house and business with his now wife. By way of fraud. He got married while we where still married . i would like to see what i need to do to end this. I would like to be heard. Is that possible.

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 8, 2020

more info needed.

i would suggest you write out a detailed summary of the facts so that a lawyer doesn't have to play secretary and bill you for his/her time in writing the info out.

this is the type of case I believe most lawyers would take only on an hourly.

i...
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2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Domestic Violence and Gov & Administrative Law for California on
Q: Any fanacial help avalible

My mother back in 2007 had an illegal surgery, illegal in the terms that in the paperwork it said that the doctor would do it, but instead a student did it, we fought it lost, and went bankrupt. She now lives with severe nerve damage to the point where she can't move or have anything touching... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 8, 2020

more info needed.

i suspect this is not so much a legal issue but rather a financial one where a social worker might be of more help.

you had your day in court and I suspect you won't get far there.

your brother's promise doesn't mean much, but it is...
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4 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for California on
Q: I took a job"under the table" . I fell off a stool, broke my neck. Do I have any legal recourse? I am paralyzed.
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 6, 2020

much more info needed. Sorry to hear of your serious injury.

what caused you to fall?

you need to write down a summary of ALL the facts, with all the info on everyone there that witnessed the incident.........and make an appointment to see a personal injury lawyer in your area asap...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: I am scheduled to appear in court on the 10th of July, Im in quarantine. I live in Riverside county. What do I do ?

This is an arraignement for a case that happened in 2008. I was picked up on a warrant in

Temecula several months ago.

I was to show proof of completion on a prop 36 class on 10/2014. I did not appear . They also charged me with a violation of probation. I didnt think I was on... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 6, 2020

more info needed.

as a rule, one can't transfer cases.

you were probably placed on summary probation on prior with conditions that you didn't follow.

if you don't appear a bench warrant will be issued, but, it should be fairly easy for your lawyer to put the...
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2 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence for California on
Q: I am 19 years old and i am planing on moving out. My parents are abusive both mentally and physically.

I’m moving in with a friend and her mom is on probation. Are there any possible repercussions that can happen for my friend or her mom? She’s on probation for a DUI. what i’m afraid is that my family will try to file a report against the family i’m moving in with. what can i do to prevent... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 6, 2020

more info needed.

however, you are an adult in the eyes of the law and can do what you want...as long as it is legal.

have you ever been convicted of anything illegal/violent?

for what is his mom on probation?

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3 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for California on
Q: Someone crashed in to a parked car in front of me. And the parked car in front of me hit my car. Who is liable?
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 6, 2020

more info needed......but absent other facts the person who caused the crash.........certainly not a legally parked car.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes, Appeals / Appellate Law and Legal Malpractice for California on
Q: I was found NOT guilty of F CA pc§273 by a jury. Just saw a letter from a CO admin saying I was in prison for F CA pc273

(says 1,000 characters? )

This case is a complete judicial hissy fit retaliation for an over zealous peremptory challenge & setting precedent in a unique law.

I have the Filed jury verdict form stating I was found Not guilty of felony pc273. The pc120x.(?) 90-day-op admin CO... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 4, 2020

more info needed.

i am confused with the facts.

you should write out a detailed summary of the facts and contact a local lawyer for a consultation, most are free.

OR better yet, contact the lawyer who represented you.

s/he will be able to explain what happened and have all the facts.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: Can a older mother get in trouble for wearing a see through nightgown and from her son's friend's Being Flirtatious

She would bend over directly and front of my friends so they can get a good view I guess When she's gane undressed or dressing in a Room the door be partially open she does have any curtains on Her bedroom windows so and it's a real low window directly by the carport

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 3, 2020

much more info needed.

was this indoor or outdoor?

who was around?

why were you wearing a see through nightgown with your son let alone friends?

were police called?

i would assume you were asking for comments when you wore it........but it probably...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: back in early Feb, I had a terrible mental breakdown which resulted in me hitting my mom (only in the arm) and yelling

questions been answered.

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 2, 2020

more info needed.

clearly, you should ask the court to appoint a public defender to represent you at no cost.

i suspect you had a court date and since you were on a 5150 and couldn't be there, that someone notified the court and they took it off calendar or issued a warrant and...
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3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Divorce, DUI / DWI and Small Claims for California on
Q: Is there a way to get alerted when a celebrity court case is filed?
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jul 1, 2020

not that i know of.

my job was usually keeping the press away when celebs got arrested....

sometimes the police, Clerks or DA would notify press

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: If I file a supplemental report for an assault that I was involved it caused me to be out of work, on disability, and

Made me Homeless will adding the bills to the report ensure my bills get paid and me reimbursed or should I sue

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Jun 30, 2020

NO, suing will likely not get your bills paid.

however, more info is needed.

if you are thinking of suing, you should see that criminal charges are filed and hopefully s/he is found guilty or pleads guilty.

i predict you will have a challenge finding a lawyer that will do it...
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