A default judgement has been entered - but I had a baby mere days before the hearing - and no counsel to request continuance. Default judgement was granted and order was issued. Do I file a motion to set aside judgement or go ahead and appeal?
I was stopped at Walmart for shoplifting, the police came and took my information and I was told this was a warning, if I did it again I wouldn’t be allowed back into the store and the cop walked me out of the store. That was March of 2022 and I haven’t gotten into any trouble since. On... View More
does district courtloose jurisdiction and indictment void? denial meaningful dueprocess by prose ada defendant? texas waxahachie case 50369cr. vaccp art 16.01etseq. note tx att gen opinion june 7, 1972 opinion no. m-1151. if An Examining Trial is mandatory for juveniles that (are/had been)... View More
I need to find a great lawyer that will do a bro bono on criminal appeal I believe I have a good case for appeal I don't want a public defender . Someone please help me it's for my son . We need to appeal
In Massachusetts, if your brother missed a court hearing and was subsequently placed in receivership, but never received the letter notifying him of the hearing, he should consider seeking legal advice as soon as possible for the specific steps to take in his situation. Generally, he might be able...View More
"The Supreme Court reaffirmed that the right to receive information is a fundamental right protected under the U.S. Constitution when it considered whether a local school board violated the Constitution by removing books from a school library. In that decision, the Supreme Court held that... View More
petition was filed with a false dv allegation on me and mental health issues on my gf. i agreed to a psychological assessment and couples counseling prior to the adjudicatory hearing. we attended via zoom 51 days ago. however, we lost connectivity and was not able to reconnect prior to completion... View More
Please reach out to Florida licensed attorneys who practice criminal appeals for a consultation, many offer them at no cost. There are simply too many variables in your statement, and after a defendant enters a plea, their appeal options are limited. Even more limited after they are sentenced.
In Montana, you typically cannot file a motion for a new trial in district court and a notice of appeal on the same day in the same case. Filing a motion for a new trial generally extends the time for filing an appeal. The usual sequence involves filing a motion for a new trial within a specific...View More
How do I find a pro bono criminal defense lawyer? My brother was forced into a plea deal by public defender who refused to believe he’s innocent. Only documents filed was a plea deal. Many discrepancies in his case to prove his innocence overlooked. Probation officer gave biased report. Detective... View More
I met all requirements, (signed up in time, had a lawyer, etc.) My charge should have been dropped at prelims, the weights didn't match. It was 77 grams on the warrant and 56.2 grams at court. It's 2 years later. Can I do anything about it?
A complaint for a cause of action goes to trial. At trial, prior to any testimony, defense motions for judgment on the pleadings. The court finds that the elements to support the cause of action are not met but nevertheless denies the motion.. The defense had centered its case on the complaint... View More
Trial amendments like this are commonly made to conform to the evidence. Unless they are a surprise to the defendant and the defendant objects and moves for a continuance, trials often proceed on the merits of the claim as amended because both parties are ready to get their case over with, neither...View More
I've missed my first court date, and I was unable to call or attend the court due to not having no phone nor any way to go to the court in person. I was told I've missed not just the first one but two more after that one. I had no notice of the second or third one. and now I have a... View More
o find a capable criminal appeals lawyer in Kentucky for potentially vacating a wrongful conviction under KRS 503.085 (self-defense), start by contacting the Kentucky Bar Association or seeking referrals from trusted sources. Online attorney directories and local legal aid organizations can also...View More
The Alabama Court of Civil Appeals confirmed a lower court ruling on a civil case where the ligation amount is about $1500. There was no written opinion, just the ruling. The ruling listed three case citations and one section of the Code of Alabama. Two of the case cited are irrelevant, the third... View More
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