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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Washington on
Q: why would a prosecutor ignore TWO minor's statements of sexual abuse and not use them in a trial???

perpetrator was charged with possession of pictures of minors but NOT taking pictures of two live people

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

Sorry my mind reading abilities have never worked

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Animal / Dog Law for Texas on
Q: Hi am being accused of stealing one of my friends bully pitbulls without any evidence or proof what are my options

The person accusing me is my friend Who has now said he has submitted the police report

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

Who is accusing you?

Do not make any statements to the police without an attorney?

Otherwise, ignore. Remember sticks and stones

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law on
Q: My property was damaged by a roommate [eu]

So while I was away for weekend from Saturday morning - Sunday evening, my roommate of student dorms had drinking party of some sort and my expensive PC monitor (~1000 eur) was broken, my stuff wasn't the way I left it and I've noticed my watch is missing (~90 eur). I've submitted a claim to dorms... Read more »

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

The first thing you should do is rewrite your claim because if it is like this submission it has many run on sentences which are confusing

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Criminal Law for New Jersey on
Q: Can I withdraw my guilty plea of eluding police (car chase) if I fired my lawyer due to misrepresentation?

My ex-lawyer advised me to plead guilty to get into drug court (Zanex) because he said, "everyone gets into drug court once"!

So under his advisement, I pleaded guilty.

Also lack of urgency by my lawyer to obtain video tape of police assault and lack of obtaining Police video/audio... Read more »

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

You can try

If you withdraw it, can you win?

Police miscondiuct of the nature you describe is not a defense to drug possession

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Mississippi on
Q: What can you do if someone falsely accuses you of impersonating a police officer ?
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

Accyuse to whom? Were you arrested? Then fight the case in court.

If just a blowhard, ignore it

remember sticks and stones....

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Massachusetts on
Q: Brother being charged with 2 counts of murder and something else. Self defense. Low income family. Need help

He has a public defender. Being denied funds by judge to help in his defense to prove innocence. Happened in his home, attacked by three other men. Hasn’t even been to trial. He knows he took two lives, one man survived whom he didn’t even know. He owed one of the now deceased money. Whole... Read more »

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

Even if he had a private lawyer, he would still not receive the funds.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Immigration Law for Mississippi on
Q: My brother in law is in Mississippi federal prison since 2017. His sentence is for 5 year. He's a legal resident.

His native country is Dominican Republic. His case was drug involved. Will he be deported after his sentence?

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

yes

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2 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Civil Rights and Landlord - Tenant for Florida on
Q: Is it okay if a police officer records you and uses you as evidence without your knowledge?
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

a police officer has the right to record you and it can be used in evidence.

Sorry you disbelieve your attorney

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Florida on
Q: Is their anything I can do for my brother to get him out sooner?

He has been in prison for a long time now and I have been sick about it. He went in for seeking revenge on a guy who raped me when I was 12 years old. He shouldn't have done it, but he was a 19 year old kid and should have not gotten that amount of time. We did not have the money to hire a great... Read more »

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

He can seek a pardon through the Office of Executive Clemency in the Governor's Office

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law and Child Custody on
Q: It was me again attorney. I just want to clarify things. So you mean attorney.

I don’t have the right to file a case against the father who lack of medical care to his child that may lead to cause of death.

I am the Tita of that child. I care for the welfare of the baby since there mother is my sister and died during giving birth of that baby. And now that baby died... Read more »

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Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

So if an attorney on her states there is no suit, are you then going to stop your effort because some faceless lawyer rejected your idea?

If a lawyer on here states there is a suit, then are you going to contact a lawyer directly and individually in your jurisdiction to determine if the...
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1 Answer | Asked in Adoption, Criminal Law, Family Law and Health Care Law on
Q: Can I sue a father who left the child to her caretaker without proper medical care that may cause of death of a baby?

The baby is a premature and he let the child leave with her caretaker in an area where it was too far to have a direct assistance of medical treatment. Can I file a case against the father being as a aunt of the child?

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 15, 2019

You have no standing. Second, there are no damages as the child was not harmed

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Minnesota on
Q: can I sue someone in another state?

I gave someone money to buy a car but the person cannot show a proof that they bought the car in my name.

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 14, 2019

Yes

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights on
Q: I was wondering if I have to stop for the police? What is reasonable grounds to arrest me?
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 14, 2019

too vague to answer

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support, Civil Rights, Communications Law and Constitutional Law for Louisiana on
Q: What is the social security number use for and can it be use by anyone else for there's benefit?

Make a contract and make me fulfill is this law

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 14, 2019

This is not a library. You can research these issues by googling

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Florida on
Q: How do you find a Volusia county pro Bono criminal attorney and how do I file for a bond reduction
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 14, 2019

Pro bono criminal attorneys are called public defender.

You prepare a motion, send it to all parties and the clerk, contact the judge's office for a hearing date and time, send out notice of hearing to all the parties and the clerk.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Louisiana on
Q: if four people in car and the car is searched but drugs in found somewhere in the car by another person by the person

didn't take charge can they convict everybody with the same charge

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 13, 2019

Your question is confusing

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Is there any action we can take ?

Our neighbors dog came into our backyard and our husky attacked . The neighbor kicked our dog (hard) to get their dog . Later her husband came and told us our dog might be limping from her kicking our dog . In our own yard . We leave in a subdivision in KY.

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 13, 2019

Sue

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Domestic Violence and Immigration Law on
Q: can my canadian boyfriend be a partner sponsor with 1 domestic assult, 4 breaches of recognize and criminal assultment

He is still on process of divorce but we aren't sure if we should terminate the case to move on to our marriage issue or I should look for other way to get visa to be together

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 13, 2019

what is a breach of recognize and and what is a criminal assultment?

If he has convictions for any crime, I doubt a visa will be issued even if married

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Indiana on
Q: I would like to know if I have a case on my hands. I was arrested for Auto Theft in Sep. 17, 2019 between 5-6pm.

I was told I was in video with my boyfriend and another male commuting this crime. The detective who file for the warrant came to my house previously and I told him I did not do this crime and I was willing to give any evidence to prove this to be true I had an alibi. The detective accused me of... Read more »

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 13, 2019

If you are convicted by plea or trial you have no case.

I think you should concentrate on your case before you consider a civil suit

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Arkansas on
Q: Can I file a racial discrimination case against a company where someone has drawn racial offensive pictures on wall

Or boards in the workplace that hasn’t been proven who done it

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 13, 2019

Anyone can file a suit for anything. Whether is is a successful lawsuit is another story

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