Q: How do I get rid of a misdemeanor warrant from a different state from 9yrs ago it’s stopping me from working decent job
I was 18 yrs old I was involved with human trafficking case in Chicago I was picked up in Miami fL charged with misdemeanor of prostitution although the judge knew I didn’t live there he still issued a warrant but I live in Chicago so they won’t expedite me for misdemeanor but I can’t get a good job due to this being on my background
A: Confront the charges, hire a lawyer...or continue to face the consequences for failing to appear in court.
A: I would recommend that you hire a local attorney where the charges originated from. They may be able to work something out with the State. FTA warrants can stay active forever so something needs to be done. Ignoring it is rarely the best strategy, especially if is making your life more difficult presently.
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