Harrison, NJ asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for New York

Q: Was my fith amendment right violated? If i was tried and convicted of a felonies not included in the indictment?

So i was indicted with two felony counts to misdemeanor counts but was tried and convicted of three counts of each?

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Stephen John Riebling
Stephen John Riebling
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Mount Kisco, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: Unfortunately, it is difficult to answer your complex questions without more information about your case, the trial and the indictment. If your rights were in fact violated, that could be an issue for appeal. Again, a more thorough review of your case would be necessary.

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