Q: My husband has a v.o.p but he was charged with a crime but it was dismissed he goes to court April 18th
A: The VOP may be dismissed or it could proceed to hearing. It depends on the State's Attorney. The standard of proof is lower for a VOP (preponderance of the evidence) then a criminal charge (beyond a reasonable doubt). Your husband should retain an attorney to represent since there is no guarantee that it will be dismissed.
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