Q: My 14 year old son was accused of sexual assault in the middle of class. After the investigation and no evidence the
court dropped the case. That is including no witnesses. Her parents petition and had it reopened. There is no new evidence and we moved from Maryland to Texas. At what point does this become harassment or slander? At the beginning of this we were upfront with the planned move. So it wasn't like we were running. At this point being 1600 miles away, what can they do? Not as in we aren't still doing what we need to do but we aren't citizens there anymore. This is getting frustrating.
A: A Maryland attorney should advise you on this, but your question remains open for two weeks and time is likely of the essence in any reply or appearance you might need to arrange for. While this is not something you don't already know, it would be advisable for you to consult with an attorney in Maryland where the action is pending and learn what your required actions and options are in light of your relocation from Maryland to Texas. Good luck
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