Questions Answered by Grant St Julian III

Q: I have ticket for stop if I pay the ticket going my driving record

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Texas on
Answered on Mar 12, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Just paying a citation causes a conviction to be entered and reported on your driving record. Call the court to see what options are available to avoid a conviction...or call an attorney in the area.

Q: If i appear in court in arkansas and have a warrant in Texas can they arrest me

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Mar 12, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Yes, but whether that will happen or not is unknown. Contact an attorney in the county where your Texas warrant is pending to see what can be done about posting a bond.

Q: While getting a ride from a friend he had gotten pulled and i end up getting arrested for possession of a controlled sub

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Traffic Tickets for Texas on
Answered on Mar 9, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Get with an attorney, have her/him discover all the charges the State has filed and what evidence there is against you, and discuss your options. Good luck.

Q: What situations would be considered fraud on a relationship?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Mar 8, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
What you describe is not a criminal situation.

Q: How to find out if someone's charge was lowered from a felony to a misdemeanor ?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Mar 7, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Contact the clerk of court where the case was pending and ask about the final disposition of the case.

Q: Can an 18 years old male have sexual activities to a 16 year old girl? What is legality in terms of this in Texas?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Juvenile Law for Texas on
Answered on Mar 7, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
See Texas Penal Code Section 21.11 - Indecency with a Child, Section 22.011- Sexual Assault, & Section 43.25 - Sexual Performance by a Child for the law on the subject.

Q: Can you look up a prisoners court documents from 1995 online?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Mar 7, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
It depends on the specific court system. Some courts have placed old cases on-line, and some have not.

Q: Probation revocation is possibly In the process to take effect.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Mar 6, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Any time spent in jail awaiting transfer to an ISF facility, and the time spend in the facility is considered a condition of probation and does NOT court towards time served on any sentence. Comply with your PO's request. Good luck.

Q: My motorcycle was stolen then recovered. The suspect has been arrested. Is it worth me finding a lawyer for help

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Small Claims for Texas on
Answered on Mar 6, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Contact the Victim's Compensation Fund in your area. Get the contact information for the District Attorney who is prosecuting the person who stole your motorcycle and discuss restitution. Good luck.

Q: Hi. May you receive probation for a state jail felony with no criminal history? The state jail felony was for theft.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Mar 6, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Probation is available for state jail felony cases. What will happen in any specific case, however, will depend on the evidence the State has in its possession. Contact an attorney. Good luck.

Q: If you are Texas National Guard on Orders / Military Duty in Uniform can you get a cited in transit to your dutystation?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Texas on
Answered on Mar 6, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Military service does not exempt a person from traffic laws, so yes, you can be cited while on military duty in uniform.

Q: In a civil case can a lawyer bring up the alcohol level of the defendant if he injured someone if it goes to trial??

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Texas on
Answered on Mar 1, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
The alcohol level of a driver who injured someone will almost certainly be introduced into evidence at a civil trial for damages.

Q: My license was suspended do to a traffic accident in 2016 and judgement for damages. Can I reinstate if unpaid?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Traffic Tickets and Small Claims for Texas on
Answered on Mar 1, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
You can petition for an occupational driver's license. This can be done at a Justice of the Peace or County Court at law. Calling an attorney may help. Good luck.

Q: How to get access to sealed juvenile records in Texas? The case was a sexual abuse case & the plaintiff recanted

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Family Law for Texas on
Answered on Feb 27, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
You must petition the Court that sealed the records and obtain an Order from the Judge to allow access to the files. You will need an attorney Good luck.

Q: If my brother was killed by a cop in his own back yard. What if anything can I do?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Wrongful Death for Texas on
Answered on Feb 27, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Obtain a copy of the incident report and talk with an attorney in the county where everything occurred. Sorry for your loss.

Q: What are my chances of using multiple pieces of documented evidence & confession to have my case dismissed?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Feb 27, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
What evidence does the State have? Get with your attorney; it is questionable if the recorded phone call can be introduced into evidence at trial. Good luck.

Q: If my daughters father of her child is 18 and she is 15 can he be charged with anything?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Feb 26, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Sexual contact between an 18 year old and a 15 year old is illegal. See Texas Penal Code Section 21.11 - Indecency with a Child, Section 22.011 - Sexual Assault, & Section 43.25 Performance by a Child.

Q: If arrested and charged with UUMV but a demand letter was never sent will that charge get dropped?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Feb 25, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
What you describe will not automatically cause criminal charges to be dismissed. Call your lawyer. Good luck.

Q: Can I be charged with possession of dangerous drug for having my bf prescription unopened in my car when he was with me

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Feb 25, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Yes, under the situation you describe, you may be charged with possession. Understand possession is not ownership. Get with your lawyer. Good luck.

Q: What do I do if I can’t afford a lawyer and the judge said they don’t have a public defender

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Answered on Feb 22, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
What degree of offense are you charged with? There is no right to counsel on class c misdemeanors, so if you cannot afford an attorney regarding a citation, you must represent yourself. If you are charged with a higher level offense, you may request the court appoint an attorney to represent you.

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