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Q: what is the typical cost to defend a first time domestic abuse client that has good chance of dismissal of case?

daughter needs representation for first time offense for domestic abuse against spouse, both were arrested because both said each other started the event. both have been released without bail and awaiting court date. My daughter was told to write letter to judge prior to case.

Ronald Lawrence Frey II
Ronald Lawrence Frey II answered on Oct 31, 2019

I strongly suggest she contact local criminal defense lawyers in order to get quotes. Attorney rates vary. She should choose the attorney that is right for her. Although price is a consideration, she should find someone she is comfortable with. She should also consult with counsel prior to... Read more »

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Q: Can you be charged for drugs if they didn’t locate any drugs?
Ronald Lawrence Frey II
Ronald Lawrence Frey II answered on Feb 28, 2019

I agree with my colleague. More specifics would be required. It is possible to be charged with possession of drugs even where no drugs are taken into evidence. For instance, a person may confess to possessing drugs, or there may be video or photographic evidence of the drugs in the person's... Read more »

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