The most important thing is that the accusation is false. The preexisting injury might also be important. Whether the paper says Alex or Alexandra literally does not matter at all. Furthermore, focusing on a little typo instead of the facts could make you seem guilty... so don't do that!...Read more »
There are a couple of situations where a person can be charged with a theft from 9 years ago:
(A) theft of any estate, real, personal or mixed, by an executor, administrator, guardian or trustee, with intent to defraud any creditor, heir, legatee, ward, distributee, beneficiary or settlor...Read more »
Consult your attorney before attempting this route because sometimes they will try go the immunity route or other unexpected maneuver that can ruin your plan. It will be infinitely better for you if your attorney is there in person. She might even be able to prevent you taking the stand at all.
I told the sgt that I didn’t want to press charges and he said he had to make a report or he could get in trouble and that the state could press charges if they saw fit but that isn’t what I would like it wasn’t on purpose
My 17 year old niece is slandering me around the whole family. She has fabricated a false story that I am involved in an affair with my brother inlaw. This is not true. I currently Iive on my mother's home & so does my niece. Due to the false statements of my niece, I have been called names from... Read more »
The dog was abused by his previous owner and they took care of him. Sadly he didn’t get any better and now they are trying to get her in jail for abusing the dog. They have clue where the actual owner is. Can they really put my girlfriends mom in jail for such accusation? Again, they payed for... Read more »
You can be arrested for assaulting the Tooth Fairy if an officer convinces a judge that there is "probable cause" to believe you did it. However, they would need proof "beyond a reasonable doubt" to actually win a conviction so if she fights the charge and tells her side she has a chance. If she...Read more »
If a 17 year old leaves home, can they be persecuted in Texas? If they are living in a non dangerous environment and the people they are living with are willing to take them in. Is there different laws for this in different towns in Texas?
He is very controlling and possibly violent as he was abusive to me when married. She says he has become unstable and she is afraid now. She wants out and needs help to move her things out. She knows that he would either break things, block her way or just become a "mess" so that she can't move... Read more »
If he physically hurt her or threatened to physically hurt her she could apply for a Family Violence Protective Order. If not, you might go to the precinct constable for the address and ask if you can hire them for a civil standby ... which basically means an officer is on scene to witness and...Read more »
You could report it to law enforcement, but they will decide whether or not to pursue the matter. However, you should be aware that you lose control of what happens when the state gets involved. Only the prosecutor can decide what punishment to seek and whether or not to drop charges. I guess I...Read more »
To her much less see her. He has been abusive in the past and I've never pressed charges becauseI loved him what canI do? He purposely causes emotional trauma in my daughter and doesn't properly care for her.
A home owner normally has to file a formal eviction lawsuit to compel an unwanted resident to move out, even if they don't have a lease. When justified, a protective order can accomplish the same goal and it can potentially happen much faster than an eviction. A non-owner resident is sometimes...Read more »
If the child (17) does not want those charges to be placed, does the parent have to have their child (17) agree to placing the charges? Or can the parent just place them regardless if their child (17) wants them or not?
What steps can you take? You can't choose your court-appointed attorney. If you want choice you need to hire a private attorney. If think you can't afford it then sell something or ask friends and family for help.
When you rely on a court appointed attorney you are basically playing...Read more »
You just need to make sure your attorney is aware of the contents of any potential testimony the inmate can provide. If the attorney believes that testimony is essential to the case, the attorney will request that the inmate witness be brought to court to testify at trial. No sentence...Read more »
You've lost control of the situation now that the government is involved. The alleged victim in an assault can (and perhaps should) provide their opinion, but only the prosecutor can dismiss the case at this point. It is quite common for the alleged victim to recant an accusation of assault, and...Read more »
During his own statements of his own actions for the case, he described his own events. Thus, admitting to breaking procedural rules, to violating ABA ethical rules, to knowingly making false-statements (since he also attached evidence to the counter), and to willfully obstructing justice on the... Read more »
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