Oakland, CA asked in Criminal Law for Nevada

Q: My truck is up for forfeiture, how can I get it back?

I was arrested in an underage prostitution sting, they towed the truck I drove to the meeting away and will not release it back to me. They have told me they are looking at forfeiture, is there anything I can do?

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Malcolm P. LaVergne
Malcolm P. LaVergne
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A: It's complicated because it can be both a civil and criminal matter. There are recent Supreme Court cases on this issue. You need to retain a lawyer immediately to figure this out, or you will lose the truck by default.

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