I was given a Field Grade Article 15 for Adultery which Trial Defense Services told me not to accept. I knew I had done the act and felt it was wrong (morally) not to accept the ART 15. Now I am unable to be an instructor, recruiter, drill SGT as I have an adultery article 15. I really would like... Read more »
Each branch of service has some form of board of corrections for military records. For example if you're in the Army (as it appears you are), you might want to consider getting relief through the Army Board of Corrections for Military Records. A simple internet search will take you to the...Read more »
We have been together for a year now and she told me that she is undocumented now when i asked her if she wanted to marry me? I really love her and I always gave her everything? Will it mess up my security clearance as well ? Will i get bah based on that she is my dependent ? Will there be any... Read more »
I filed a modification/registration of custody in GA, ex wife claimed AL residency on military orders in GA although I found the deed to the home she purchased in GA. She now lives in LA (moved the wk of court) and is saying she cannot travel due to high risk pregnancy for court where I have now... Read more »
You may need to go to where she is and file in that jurisdiction. Courts mostly look to where the child is at for the purposes of the proper venue. That will be the surest way to get things moving and done. The downside to this is the expense. In some jurisdictions, you can ask for...Read more »
If I understand what you are asking, this is an old charge that is still pending - but your life has cleaned up and have a lot to lose. If there are pending charges, I would recommend you speak with an attorney in person immediately so that he or she arrange for a self-surrender, an OR/PR bond (no...Read more »
How do I cancel the order it has not been served at this time. But I think it would be of a better benefit to myself and my husband if we we're to take some marriage counseling and some anger management classes together. Rather than be away from him and him not be able to come home. This order... Read more »
You can wait until the hearing and request it be withdrawn, or some court clerk's offices can assist you in getting a court minute to the judge. I would call the court clerk to see if you can withdraw it - you may have to wait until the court has a hearing.
Many state bar associations do have a program dedicated to pro bono (or low cost) assistance to servicemembers and veterans. I do believe that Texas does have such a program. Please go to the Texas State Bar Associations website for further information. In addition, if you are eligible, you can...Read more »
Me and my battle buddy got in trouble for vaping in the barracks and we both recieived a recommendation for ucmj on Friday. However he left this Monday on the 17th of April, today is the 18th and leave the 21st I just want to know if they will pull my orders to leave! We are in AIT
It is likely you have been "flagged," so you may not be able to go on your orders. It is not uncommon for them to do a quick summary Article 15 (assuming that is what you are referring to as UCMJ) before you PCS/ETS.
Generally, the state (or city) prosecutor can amend charges up to a certain point. It is not uncommon for a police officer to incorrectly cite to a wrong charge that is similar, thus the attorney for the state/city can amend as appropriate.
The statute states that the prohibited "knuckles" are "metal" - thus you should be fine. Be advised that some municipalities may have more stringent laws that prohibit even plastic brass knuckles. With that being said, is it worth having to mess with even the risk of dealing...Read more »
Mistakes happen - it's the cover up that becomes the crime. Depending on the nature of the error, it's always better to correct immediately. If there is a reporting requirement (shareholders, SEC, etc.), then don't hesitate. There may ( or may not) be a civil/administrative fine...Read more »
I have been denied a post storage hearing on my vehicle which was towed and now seized on tribunal land. I am the owner I was not the driver. No crime was committed, the driver was parked at a lake in the reservation, game and fish ran his ID, he had warrants,was taken into custody, I later learned... Read more »
This answer may vary depending on the state that you are in, but generally the state statutes have no effect on trust land. You need to look to the tribal code for your remedy. You may need to hire an attorney familiar with that tribal court.
Most states have a "bogus check" or "hot check" charge - it's no different than a type of fraud. If you have any checks that bounce, it's better to be on the front end of it and pay it off immediately. The court costs, conviction and restitution is not worth "hanging paper."
If it is a federal case, you will likely qualify for a federal public defender/CJA attorney. If you are at the state level and you have bonded out of jail, there is a fair chance the court will not give you a public defender (or the Oklahoma Indigent Defense System attorneys
A person always has a right to self-defense. Once the situation is under control, any "beat down" by the 21 year old must stop. Make a police report immediately to document what happened and to protect yourself.
My son was found NGRI in the same order the court ruled him to be a danger & committed him to the Dept of Mental Health. He was then given a hearing to determine if he was dangerous. So my question is can he be ruled a danger, then given a hearing afterward?
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