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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Texas on
Q: i got a ticked for speeding in a different county i called & they said they couldn’t find my file what can i do next

i got pulled over in a different county i called the number they gave me and i asked how can i pay for it and they asked for my name and after that they said they couldn’t find my file i need guidance on what to do next

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Grant St Julian III answered on Nov 23, 2020

Make a request in writing for a court setting. The officer who issued your citation hasn't filed it with the court as of yet, but that doesn't me she/he won't do so soon. Telephone calls do not count as a court appearance and you want to avoid a warrant because nothing is in your... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: Is there a time limit to go to court? I was arrested in May2020 Henderson County Texas

Busted for under 4 gms but over 1 gram. Never been in trouble 61 yrs old

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Grant St Julian III answered on Nov 19, 2020

Yes, the statute of limitations provides a deadline for the State to file a criminal case. This time period varies depending on the charge, but the minimum for felony cases is 3 years from the date of offense. Call your attorney. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Texas on
Q: If my husband was deported in 1999...are we still married?
Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Nov 14, 2020

There is no such thing as common law divorce. If neither one of you have filed for divorce and a decree has been granted, then yes, you are still married regardless of how long you have been separated.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law and International Law for Texas on
Q: My fiance's family moved to the US when he was 1 y.o. Is there any possibility that he can get the citizenship?

Hello. I have recently heard about your free legal services. My fiancé and I are in the process of moving to a small town in my country. We are just at the beginning, so your advice would be very important to us. Namely, my fiance's family migrated to the US (from North America), when he was... Read more »

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Nov 13, 2020

Yes. Contact an attorney in your area to discuss possibilities. Good luck, and congratulations on the engagement.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: How can I file a motion to quash an indictment in texas based on the police report was not filed in time
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Grant St Julian III answered on Nov 13, 2020

I am not sure the timeliness of filing a police report is sufficient grounds for filing a motion to quash an indictment,. Talking with an attorney may help. Good luck.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Q: Is a person that is leasing land from the owner alowed to press charges on a person or does it have to be the owner

Charge is taking wildlife without owners consent

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Nov 7, 2020

Anyone can call the police and file an incident report on anyone else at anytime, anywhere. The police will determine if criminal charges will be filed.

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Texas on
Q: Can i get a ticket dismissed if i was speeding in a school zone but the school zone light wasn't on?

Can i get a ticket dismissed if i was speeding in a school zone but the light to indicate that the school zone speed limit is active wasn't on or not working properly?

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Nov 5, 2020

Possibly. Adequate notice of the school zone must be provided. Notice of the school zone being in effect is a fact question to b decided at trial. Good luck

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Appeals / Appellate Law for Texas on
Q: A friend got ISF at parole revocation. I want to know if it’s possible to reopen hearing and get a better outcom
Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 26, 2020

I guess anything is POSSSIBLE but this is a very fact specific situation. Talk with the attorney for the defendant. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Texas on
Q: Is it legal for a cop to add charges onto my ticket after a traffic stop

I was pulled over for speeding while in-between 2 cars and on my ticket it says I got a registration charge and a speeding charge but I got a letter in the mail that says they're charging me with failure to provide financial responsibility, unsafe speed for prevailing conditions (dry roads at... Read more »

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Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 24, 2020

What you describe is legal. An officer has the right to cite you for whatever offense he/she believes you committed, and can file such charges at large. Understand that if you just pay these tickets, your license may be suspended, so call n attorney before contacting the court. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Traffic Tickets and Civil Rights for Texas on
Q: Placed in cuffs for long period of time and did not have mask when moved and no toilet paper and no sleep mat or blanket
Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 21, 2020

I am not sure of your question. If you were charged with a criminal offense, call an attorney in your area. Good luck.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: If I wrote a check for deposit on car and it comes back can they have me arrested and take my car back?
Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 21, 2020

Bouncing a check is a criminal offense; it's theft. You took something without paying for it. Make good on the check ASAP

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3 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Texas on
Q: I was arrested 9/12/20. 3rd DWI. My court date is 11/2/20. My discovery has not released. my lawyer is from the court

I'm worried, being court appointed, I thought I would know what's going on right now. I need to know what my options are?

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 16, 2020

If you do not have confidence in thee attorney that was appointed to represent you, you have the right to retain a private attorney. Start calling local lawyers. Good luck.

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Texas on
Q: Is it possible to have multiple traffic tickets under two different identification numbers?
Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 9, 2020

Yes, one person can have citations under an ID number AND a DL number. Calling a lawyer may help. Good luck.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Landlord - Tenant for Texas on
Q: So a while back i evidentally was trespassed from a residence from which i was living.

So a while back i evidentally was trespassed from a residence from which i was living. I then, couple weeks after that, i was welcomed back to the residence. Shortly after that i went to jail on an untelated charge that i was released from 3 months later. I then went back to that residence just to... Read more »

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 9, 2020

More particular facts are required but from what you describe, the trespass charge is not "negated". Calling an attorney would help. good luck

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3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: Can the same court appointed lawyer repersent two def people of the same case

They kicked in my door and took my friend and I to jail . I bonded out and we both got the same court appointed lawyer . she has already signed

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Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 9, 2020

There is a potential conflict of interest in the situation you describe.

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5 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: I received deferred adjudication in march for a mistake. I completed everything. Will it show in a background check?

I walked off of a Wal-Mart with an iitemi intended to bit accidentally & was charged with theft. I paid all my fees & got into no more trouble & the case was dismissed. Will that show on a background check?

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 7, 2020

It depends on who performs the check and where they look, but as a general rule yes, cases completed thru successful completion of deferred probation will appear on a background check. Talk with an attorney about a petition for non disclosure. Good luck.

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Texas on
Q: I received a school zone speeding ticket for a zone that states “When Flashing” however there’s no flash lights.

I received a school zone speeding ticket for a school zone that states “When Flashing” however there’s no light. Is this enforceable sign the indicated when flashing however if there’s no flashing light, how should drivers know it’s in effect? There’s no time indicating the school and... Read more »

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Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 5, 2020

"I didn't know it was a school zone" is not a legal defense. Whether the zone was properly marked where a person would be given notice that a school zone was in effect, however, is a different issue, as well as whether the school zone was in effect on the date and time in... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: I need advice about something I did wrong

I texted a friend and asked if she good get a friend 20 dollars of stuff.she came and got the money was gone for bout a hour so I text and told her to just bring his 20 dollars back.then I got a text saying this is sheriff Tatum and what was the twenty dollars for.i got scared and left my house and... Read more »

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 5, 2020

First, if you think you are under criminal investigation, STOP COFESSING TO FACTS ON SOCIAL MEDIA. Next, what's done, is done. You cannot change what you did ort did not due. Make no statement to any law enforcement officials and get with an attorney. Good luck.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: I live in Texas, I’m being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon but no one was hurt

I live in Texas, I’m being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon but no one was hurt. Can the charge get dropped to misdemeanor or a less serious charge

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 5, 2020

Anything is possible, but what will happen in your specific case depends on the specific facts and the evidence the State has inn its possession,. Have this discussion with your attorney. Good luck.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Appeals / Appellate Law for Texas on
Q: Attorney talked my son into open plea bc the state would not hand over witness statements and medical records

6 affidavits of non prosecution were signed, audio recording of investigator telling witness if they didn't press charges that he was going to pin anything they could on my son to put him in jail

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Oct 3, 2020

I am not sure of your exact question.

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