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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: Theft/2500 2+prior (4 convictions) and unauthorized use of motor vehicle? Collin county

He also has various other past convictions totaling around 20 i do believe. This is second time in collin county last conviction was in 2020 also there

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Grant St Julian III answered on Jul 21, 2021

I am not sure of your exact question. Call an attorney in your area. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI and Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Texas on
Q: How do you get someone involuntarily committed for substance abuse in Texas?
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Grant St Julian III answered on Jul 7, 2021

If you believe this person is a danger to himself/herself or others, you can request an involuntary mental health commitment. This process cannot adequately explained in this forum. Call an attorney in your area. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: Can a police officer search my vehicle on a routine traffic stop based on my past criminal history?

Is my criminal history of drug possession probable cause for search?

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Grant St Julian III answered on Jun 9, 2021

The answer to your question as posed is no, but I suggest you obtain a copy of the incident report to discover the officer's version of events. Calling a lawyer may help. Good luck.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Municipal Law for Texas on
Q: my son was a passenger i a car that was stopped by frisco pd they asked them if they had anything in the car they said

they said no the cop said he sees and nugget of weed and that since they lied they nhad to search the car that was in the drivers sister name with insurance they driver is leagal to drive they search the car finds a glock 19 and some marijuana upon release they tell my son that his phones have been... Read more »

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Grant St Julian III answered on Jun 9, 2021

If contraband is in plain view of an officer, then that officer has probable cause to b perform a search. I cannot comment on why the officer seized cell phones. Your son should meet with a lawyer; I can't comment on the relationship you have with your son, but in my experience, what he... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: Will a 1244a time served violate your parole?

My husband caught a State Jail felony For theft of copper/brass, etc. He is on parole and they have pleaded to

a 1244A. He has no background with theft and he has no violations since beening on parole. The only priors has is a burglar of a habitation and drug charges. We have asked... Read more »

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Grant St Julian III answered on Jun 3, 2021

Yes, entering a plea to and being found guilty of ANY violation of the law is sufficient to revoke parole.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Texas on
Q: Are there any cases that can be use against a inmate being set off for the nature of his offense

It a case that's was in the prisonlegal news of a female fighting being setoff for nature of offense was it a ruling on it

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on May 12, 2021

I am not sure of your exact question, or the situation you describe. Calling an attorney may help. Good luck.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Traffic Tickets and Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Texas on
Q: Is it legal for a state trooper to search a locked glovebox? He said he was going to “bust it open” if I didn’t give key

I was pulled over for failure to display my front license plate - upon stop trooper asked if I smoked weed I said yes pointed to my pipe - then got out to get a leash from the trunk for my dog so he could search my car - I didn’t really give permission he just already was on it - so after... Read more »

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Grant St Julian III answered on May 11, 2021

Once the admission of possession of an illegal substance was made, the officer had a legal right to search your car. Whether the officer was going to "bust up" your car or impound your vehicle to perform an inventory search is speculation. Call your lawyer. Good luck.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Constitutional Law for Texas on
Q: Fiancé was arrested wrong warrant number Bond is showing wrong year

fiancé was arrested year ago charge wth 2 feloniesOne hydraco pill was his prescrption A morphine patch that was in his moms vehicle the patch belonged to her dyeing sister in which she passed away a month later. His mother had taken her to get the script the day before and had dropped one in the... Read more »

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Grant St Julian III answered on May 1, 2021

The DA doesn't have to to anything. The attorney for your fiancée needs to present whatever evidence available to refute the State's allegations. Call your lawyer. Good luck.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: I had my bond revoked and a warrant for almost a year juDge cleared it today. Would he clear knowing

Send me to jail soon. Lift the warrants and o didn’t have to appear. I have theee felony cases. Prior ten years ago in another age.

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on May 1, 2021

I am not sure of your exact question. Talk with a lawyer. Good luck.

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1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Texas on
Q: I had a dwi 2nd misdameanor a public defender I need to revoke probation due to costs . Need advice how to go about it.

Got mobile breathalyzer 100mnth fine 55mnth prob 60,month classes 300 I'm not working have no car. Hard time finding a job and then paying for uber and taking the breathalyzer to work

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Grant St Julian III answered on Apr 27, 2021

Go to the court that granted your probation and explain your financial situation to the Judge. Good luck,

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: If someone I know was charged with discharge of firearm in municipalities can they go to jail ?

They have other pending charges but they are unrelated to this charge and he is taking classes to get the other charges dismissed can they tie all charges together or no?

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Apr 27, 2021

I'm not sure what you mean by "can they tie all charges together". Have this discussion with the attorney for the defendant. Good luck.

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Texas on
Q: I was notified that I have a speeding ticket.... through email from the DMV. Is this a scam?
Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Apr 24, 2021

Well, have you been issued a speeding citation? If so, did you resolve it?

Bring the letter you received to an attorney for review. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Texas on
Q: How do I revoke probation and I can't afford an attorney

Tarrant county dwi 2nd misdeameanor.

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Grant St Julian III answered on Apr 22, 2021

You cannot revoke probation. The State can file a motion to revoke probation and eventually the Judge can enter such a motion. Go talk with the Judge who granted the order. Good luck.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: What is the uniform extradition act?
Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Apr 10, 2021

See Article 51.13 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: My son recieved 2 years deferred adjudicated probation hes on the last 4 months and picked up a misdemeanor poss

Of marijuana charge less than 1 ounce..it was rejected by the Grand jury he has court next week for probation violation what may happen?

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Mar 31, 2021

Your son may have his probation revoked and he could be sent to prison. Call your attorney. Good luck..

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: Parole ends in July and my new charges haven't been disposed. What will happen if my parole ends before new charges?

Husband currently in jail for a parole violation due to picking up new charges. His parole is to end in July 2021. He has been in jail since 11/2019 and they still have not taken him to court. They keep resetting his court and it's been over a year now. What will happen if his parole ends and... Read more »

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Grant St Julian III answered on Mar 30, 2021

His parole will not end in July. Filing a motion to revoke parole wipes out the parole end date. If the allegations in the motion to revoke are found to be true, your husband is subject to a return to prison for the remainder of his sentence, no matter when that occurs. Talk with his attorney.... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: i was out oit for town for 4 days. my older abuser ghusky jusy needed a little more time. they said i cant tale em PLEAS

the 2 dogs (were adopted in dallas anmal shelrerin late february) and now as i watched my faheer ro ratch whem while i went on vavation i come nack or a elmoty and godless joiuse

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Grant St Julian III answered on Mar 19, 2021

I am not sure of your exact question. Calling a lawyer might help. Good luck.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: Do the police have to inform if you are charged with a harassment class b misdemeanor charge in Roanoke Texas

I was arrested because I had a warrant for my arrest for harassment which I wasn't even aware that I had a harassment charge that was filed a year ago

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Mar 12, 2021

Short answer: no, police do not have to provide notice of an outstanding warrant. Call your attorney. Good luck

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Texas on
Q: I have 2 seperate drug charges in two different countys.one for less than a gram of meth and one fir just over a gram.

One court date april 8 and no date tet on the other.whar should i doM thank you

Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Mar 11, 2021

Get with a lawyer ASAP. These are 2 separate matters and will be dealt with in different courts at different times. Good luck

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Appeals / Appellate Law for Texas on
Q: So after when get another then whats the next step
Grant St Julian III
Grant St Julian III answered on Mar 9, 2021

I am not sure of your question. Please rephrase.

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