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Q: I want to know if my bf regestered here in Louisiana and had a warrent in Texarkana can he pay the warrent?

Can they let him go if he pays the warrent?

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Q: In Louisiana is prohibited Acts a felony
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Q: Is prohibited Acts in Louisiana a felony.
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Q: charged with home invasion. Bonded out. No one was touched! Door was broken! What happens? Jail time? Or something else?

A firearm was on person, but no one was touched and there wasn’t really yelling because the ex seen no one was there other then the person that lives there! The person has one prior which was a domestic dispute in which the person broke someone’s window! The person paid for the window and... Read more »

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Q: i have a misdemeanor summons for theft will i go to jail ?

this is my first offense and the amount was $790 the store that it was stolen from doesn't consider $790 a felony. if the amount was $1000 then i wouldve been charged with a felony

Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
answered on Sep 19, 2022

It is highly unlikely that yo will go to jail if you following the orders of the court. That said, your goal here should not be going to jail but mitigating the charge to keep it off of your record. The best way to do this is to hire a criminal defense lawyer in your area-----or at least consult... Read more »

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Q: How do I file for a 893 now that I've completed all requirements

He was support to get a 893 to have a felony expunged off his record he completed everything that was required and now they're saying that no one ever filed to have it the charges removed or thrown out and now he's theyve charged him as a convicted felon with the firearm because they say... Read more »

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Q: Can a school refuse to release my child to me after school hours because I'm not in a car line?

My daughters school let's out at 3:40 pm. On Fridays she has dance class so I need to go pick her up at 3:40pm to get her there in time. The school is refusing to release her to me unless I get in the car rider line. By the time I could get into the line, it would be about 4:15 before I would... Read more »

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Q: 17 and a half years, 10 years without the benefit of probation parole or suspension of sentence. What does that mean?

How much time must you serve on 17 and a half if the judge stipulates 10 years without the benefit of probation parole or suspension of sentence

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Q: In La. is it a criminal offense to attempt to possess a controlled substance? Is there a charge of conspiracy to possess

A cop told me he had read some messages somewhere, said I was trying to buy some drugs. He wants me to become a rat and set up someone by making a "controlled but" and he will overlook my part. Wants me to call him by Monday or he will do the paperwork to file charges against me for... Read more »

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Q: My brother needs to file a motion to several his charges, what do I need to send

I need to copy/paste the motion so he knows how to file it. The guards have been targeting him so he doesn't feel safe and not only needs to be shipped but he also needs to clarify his plea deal. Plz help!!

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Q: CCRP ART 202 (MI) What does this code mean?

This code was under warrants

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Q: What does this code stand for under warrants CCRP ART 202 (MI)?

I just saw that I have a warrant, I called the police department and they walked me through what I need to do. But what does this mean?

CCRP ART 202 (MI)

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Q: My bf asked me to find out if act 138 is retroactive.

It has to do with time served. He is currently being held in a maximum security in Florida due to a detainer from Louisiana. He is trying to get his points down so he can move to minimum.

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Q: How can I get a motion for release form?

I have a friend that is in jail and has been there for 68 days. The bill of information was filed after the 60 days, after seeing the judge in court his lawyer was shut down and not able to advocate for him, and the judge said a new court date for 42 days later. Trying to get a motion for a release... Read more »

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Q: How can I find a pro bone lawyers for my son and need serious help on this for criminal or sex crimes
Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
answered on Sep 6, 2022

If your son cannot afford to hire a lawyer then you can ask the Court to appoint a lawyer to represent him.

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Q: Can a bondsman in Louisiana flag inmate as theirs keeping in jail unable to bond with any other bondsman?

I was held in jail when 3 bondsmen came to get me then returned me to my jail pod. My father in law hired bondsman and per favor had me held by that bondsman. I feel like this was not legal.

Q: I'm trying to find out who to contact about my boyfriends work release. He should of already been screened for it 2022.

acording to new law passsed he should be released but he just wants to go to work release as he has served his 20 years already.

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Q: My daughter was accused of weapon used in a crime. It was her hun with her finger prints on the shells but didnt shoot

Now she has no bail and has a special needs son that needs her. But she’s sitting in jail die to someone else negligence that took her hun and used it without her knowledge.

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