Paducah, KY asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky

Q: My husband missed a court date, is being charged with failure to appear/citation for a misdemeanor. What does that mean

He was to appear in court if he didn't have his fine paid.

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Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY
  • Licensed in Kentucky

A: He failed to appear in court. It means simply that.

Leland Hulbert
Leland Hulbert
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY
  • Licensed in Kentucky

A: He failed to appear. He wants to get this taken care of because it could restrict his drivers license depending on the charge.

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