I'm a retired police officer from Massachusetts. I was involved in several investigations that have been completed but the trials have not started. I do not believe that my testimony is really germane to the cases.
Valid subpoenas served on witnesses are enforceable especially in today's world of zoom appearances...My suggestion is to contact the office of the attorney serving the subpoena and/or the prosecutors involved in the cases.
Sounds like a plea bargain…probation is probation regardless of who is doing the monitoring. Felony probation typically exceeds twelve months, while misdemeanor probation is typically less than twelve. Regardless, you are being supervised by a state/county agency for the time period the judge...Read more »
Pulled over cops saying we had no seat belts a lie no tickets car searched nothing passenger told he has violation and warrant a lie in order to search passenger then found with narcotics offered become c.i go home does never able to give info then arrested
If the officer lied in order to obtain probable cause there would be serious problems with the prosecution any case resulting from the encounter you described. Contact a competent criminal lawyer to prosecute your defense.
First and foremost go to a doctor and determine what your medical condition is...The second is to communicate with the local office of the State Attorney (assuming that an incident report was filed with law enforcement). As Mr. Thorgaard indicated, depending on the circumstances, you should...Read more »
He then asked could he search my vehicle I told him no I well first I asked him what his probable cause was he said because he wanted to I told him no he brought the dog out and they alerted on my vehicle and he found a set of digital skills by the way this was not a patrol cop this was a narcotics... Read more »
indeed ineffective,reversed and remanded for new trial and the DCA concludes that defendant established prejudice because of the ineffectiveness... does it that constitute a legal civil matter to be filed against the trial counsel for ineffectiveness?
This is not a criminal law question…it involves an issue for a civil trial lawyer to determine and assess liability and damages. If you are going to sue for damages resulting from this matter, you would have to deal with a statute of limitations issue which is two years.
You are presuming a great number of things…the first being that your attorney was ineffective (just because you were found guilty does not equate to ineffectiveness on lawyers part); assuming ineffectiveness does not amount to punitive damages; your first step is to file a 3.850 motion....Read more »
This is not a criminal law case. It appears that if there is an inheritance and you are the administrator of the estate…you are the one that controls the distribution and management of the assets. How is your daughter keeping you from doing what you need to?
Medical needs are not being met. A recent diverticulitis flare up went untreated for approx 6 weeks causing extreme pain and a 40+ lbs weight loss. I filed complaints with PREA, Inspector Generals office, the prison directly and got no results. My child has now been transferred to the 3rd prison... Read more »
You need to retain a lawyer to review the file and then meet with them…Some lawyers may offer a free consult (be mindful of the adage that says “advice you receive for free is worth what you paid for it…nothing.”
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