State is saying. How can a defendant compelled the court to actually prove the amount is correct? Can a defendant's lawyer bring measuring tool in during trial to weigh the substance out and prove the actual weight
My son is in jail for violation of an injunction for the second time, however there is a motion to dismiss the injunction. Also he had a compentency test and it stated he was unable to stand trial or enter a plea
A judge does not have to, and often won't, release a person who has been found incompetent to stand trial. Typically, that person will be sent to a hospital to be treated. This is called involuntary commitment and is authorized under Florida Statute 916.13, which lists the factors required...Read more »
My boyfriend was rushed to a hospital with covid it’s no medical release on file nobody telling his family anything we in the blind on how we doing the are refusing phone calls and not allowing us to know anything about him do I need to get a lawyer to get information on him or what it’s been... Read more »
It is likely a conflict of interest for the same PD Office to represent you on one felony charge and to attack your credibility on another felony charge where you are the complaining victim. You could advise the PD assigned to your case about this situation. That PD should recognize the conflict...Read more »
Judge granted me permission to travel statewide (Florida) without notice for personal and business reasons. Am I allowed to stay overnight at other places within Florida without notice as well as part of this permission? Or do I have to ask my probation officer for permission to stay anywhere... Read more »
Regarding a dispute upon arrival I located one of the vehicles search of revealed he had multiple warrants out of the state of Georgia we detained the arrest in order to verify the warrant and prior to pricing him into the patrol car search him this is a different police officer now but same report... Read more »
I've had an individual file report accusing me of things I have not done and know nothing about with the local state and fed. This guy is targeting me because he for she rain thinks I've slept with his girlfriend or whatever she is. I don't know if this girl is feeding him a bunch... Read more »
Generally speaking, a criminal defense attorney would know best how to navigate the criminal justice system and analyze what is happening in order to tell you if any crimes are actually being committed against you.
This is an oddly specific question. It may be illegal, and probably is. I can see that you're thinking of it in a "self-defense" sense, but it is not that clear and easy to be sure that the action is justified/"legal." In Florida, a person (Defendant) would be justified in...Read more »
The guy is claiming that I broke into his house with his girlfriend who was not aloud in his house and stole things and installed a bomb in his attic. He also claimed that I am sidelong with his girlfriend and her and I work together to under mine him whatever that means. Its all lies and the guy... Read more »
My friend is being charged with multiple counts of possession of a controlled substance that was his boyfriend's. They were together when the drugs were found next to my friend. His boyfriend was free to walk and bow is now making an affidavit stating that the drugs were his and not my... Read more »
He could very well get in trouble when he turns in the affidavit. Another term for an affidavit where a person says they committed a crime is a "written confession." He should consult with a criminal defense attorney before he does anything like that.
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