Preston, IA asked in Criminal Law for Illinois

Q: If I were to pick up a client for rehabilitation from one state and transport them to another state

(several states away) while they are on the run from the law, what would be my penalty, if any?

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2 Lawyer Answers

Juan Ooink

  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Bolingbrook, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: You could be charged with a felony offense. You really should not be doing this.

David J. Winer

  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Waukegan, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: I would not do it. If you are stopped by the police for a traffic stop and they find our he is wanted you can be charged with Aiding a Fugitive. I would contact a lawyer in your area to get permission from a Judge

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