Alamogordo, NM asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Nevada

Q: Can a new Mexico Judge prevent/void an extradition to Nevada?

My husband was arrested last week in NM for a domestic violence charge that was filed by his ex-wife in 2012. He was unaware of the charge because it was sealed, therefore, was unable to address and resolve the issue. Nevada wants him extradited. Is there a way that a New Mexico judge can void/cancel the extradition after it was proven that he is not a flight risk since we just purchased a home in NM?

1 Lawyer Answer
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL

A: Having a home does not make someone mom flight risk.

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