It's unlikely that you would be charged based on the facts as you've described. I can't see that any crime was committed based on the information you provided. You didn't say what you were charged with. Was it related to the possession of the knife? I think it more likely that...Read more »
So, you have filed a workers' compensation claim. By doing so, you've in effect but the body part injured "at issue". In other words, whether or not you've ever had problems with that part of your body before is the subject of legitimate inquiry. Certainly, the employer is...Read more »
It's impossible to know the content of the communication or guess at its effect, but, Pretrial Release filed something with the court. If you are the defendant, presumably you got a copy. If not, you may need to check the court's file at the courthouse.
If my sons father has his wife complete the protective order for him statement and all and he signs it would I be able to get the order dismissed to perjury him saying he completed the form when it’s two different hand writings?
Asking someone to complete a writing for you is not impermissible conduct. The contents of the writing do matter. If he swore under oath that the contents of the writing are true and accurate, and that turns out not to be the case, there could be repercussions.
The State of Maryland provides a free, and easily accessible database containing important information about civil and criminal cases, as well as data about liens. Most who use it regularly call it “case search”. Old school users may call it JIS. The official name is the Maryland Judiciary Case...Read more »
You'll need to check the requirements of the licensing authority. They may or may not be concerned as to whether or not an applicant has been convicted of a crime of violence. They may be more concerned with convictions relating to honesty and propensity to tell the truth. If this is a crime...Read more »
It's not clear what question the writer is asking. That does appear to be a valid charge under Maryland criminal law. The fact that you are a first offender could potentially help the outcome. There may be defenses. There might be alternatives other than conviction that could be explored with...Read more »
My roof was damaged during a storm. I called the adjuster (Travelers Insur.) and the adjuster stated I needed to go onto the roof. I stated I wouldn't do that. The adjuster then called me and stated he would come past the home and take pictures. The same adjuster called and stated he... Read more »
It's likely because there is not a lot of assistance available for the situation you described. An insurance company has a quasi-fiduciary and contractual obligation to adjust, investigate and ultimately resolve your claim. They do not stand in the position of a creditor.
Your receipt of workers' compensation lost wage benefits is generally dependent on your physicians or another physicians opinion on your ability to return to work. If your doctor has changed his or her mind or the employer carrier has obtained an IME with a different opinion on your ability to...Read more »
It's difficult to understand the nature of the charges your friend faces. Of course it's not illegal to possess a phone. It sounds like there might be some criminal conduct associated with the use of the phone, but the question is unclear. If you have the statement of charges or statement...Read more »
Theft is an offense it can have potential lifelong economic and societal consequences. Although Maryland doesn't recognize a sealing process per se, it might be possible to get the records relating to the incident expunged, depending on the disposition, e.g. a dismissal or a stet.
I'm not sure what you mean by "listed". I would say as a general proposition if there is no court date reflected on Maryland's judiciary case search, there is no currently scheduled court date. You should be aware that many cases were rescheduled during the Coronavirus Covid19...Read more »
It's not possible to tell how likely or unlikely that would be. Parolees have a lessened expectation of privacy in their persons and effects. They may or may not have to get a warrant. Indeed you may have already consented to a review of your phone records as a condition of your release. If a...Read more »
If you had it expunged it could be 'gone.' If it was vacated, it could be gone as well, but presumably you would have received notice. It might be referenced under a different or misspelled name. Moreover, the fact that it might not appear on case search does not negate the conviction.
I was sentenced by a judge to rehab after receiving a sentence modification. I was later convicted of 1st degree escape after not returning to the facility on time (by curfew). I was returned to the jail and charged with 1st degree escape, for which I received an additional 6... Read more »
A conviction for 9-404 [1st degree Escape] is not listed in Md. CRIMINAL PROCEDURE Code Ann. § 10-110 as a conviction eligible for expungement. Your only resort would seem to be filing for relief under the provisions allowing a court to grant a petition for expungement at any time on a showing of...Read more »
Received a letter from MD unemployment that my benefits were being disqualified, but didn’t understand the “denied until reemployed and earn 25x weekly benefit amount”. Do appeals for 8-1002 have any chance?
If the state believes that you received unemployment benefits previously that you should not have received, they will separately contact you about repayment. You're ineligible to receive benefits for the stated period. It's not possible to comment on the likelihood of success on the...Read more »
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