Q: How can I take care of an out of state warrant if I do not have the means to get to that state?
I was in a car accident in 2012 and I had to take an Alive at 25 class before I could leave. Due to many unfortunate events I couldn't stay there and have not been able to get back.
A: There are few hardship exceptions for skipping a criminal charge. The most common approach for people who have out-of-state legal matters is to hire a lawyer in the original state (note: any jail time will still need to occur in the original state). It would be wise to attend because an active warrant (whether a felony or misdemeanor) can impact multiple aspects of your life (including arrest, revocation of license, termination from work, etc.).
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