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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Probate for Texas on
Q: What could happen if I mtr for not reporting and on probation for driving while liscence invalid.

I was placed on probation for 6 months an early release in 30 days if all fees and dl cleared. I stopped reporting and I am staying out of trouble. I've got my drivers license and have paid all my fines and fees. What could happen

Lucio Antonio Montes
Lucio Antonio Montes answered on Dec 17, 2019

If you do not report, then how can the court determine if you are doing well on probation. It's good that you have not been arrested for any other crime, however it does not excuse why you did not follow the court's order. Your fate is in the hands of the judge. On the brighter side, as far as... Read more »

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Q: What are the chances of someone getting convicted based on circumstantial evidence
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Lucio Antonio Montes answered on Dec 9, 2019

No one can give you chances based on what you just asked. Just like all evidence, it depends on the strength of the evidence. A fingerprint at the scene of a crime is pretty good circumstantial evidence to establish that a person was at least present. Semen found in a sexual assault case is also... Read more »

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Q: My boyfriend was arrested for theft u/2500 w/2 or more priors -ct1- bf surety what does this mean
Lucio Antonio Montes
Lucio Antonio Montes answered on Mar 3, 2019

The state is allowed to enhance any theft to a felony when a person has committed to other thefts. It seems as though he is being charged with a state jail felony. This is a result of his 2 prior theft convictions. He is facing 180 days to 2 years in a State jail facility. You should speak to a... Read more »

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