Windham, NH asked in Criminal Law for Massachusetts

Q: Case dismissed by clerk in March-no probable cause- but I just received another summons for same charge!

Is this legal!? How can they do this!

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Ismail Mohammed
Ismail Mohammed
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Boston, MA
  • Licensed in Massachusetts

A: Typically a new complaint will not issue unless they said they would continue the case for x amount of months with the condition that you do not violate those conditions. Speak with an attorney so they can find out what happened.

Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • Licensed in Massachusetts

A: What kind of charge? If the case was never filed in court, that is key to know. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This answer does not constitute legal advice; make any predictions, guarantees, or warranties; or create any Attorney-Client relationship.

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