Will they be arrested for violating probation if they show up to testify as a witness in the friend’s jury trial? Or is there a way to insure that they won’t be arrested right then? This person is a key witness for the defense but because of the probation violation, he has refused to accept the... Read more »
if you did an outburst in court
answered on Nov 14, 2020
A no bond hold means he sits in jail without any ability to post a bond for his release.
answered on Nov 30, 2017
Whether a plea agreement is advantageous depends on numerous factors specific to your case. A lack of criminal history is only one thing to consider, and it may not be the most important, depending on the strength of the government's case (i.e., the evidence it has to support the charge).... Read more »
answered on Sep 27, 2017
Despite what you see on TV, domestic violence victims do not "press charges" and you cannot "drop charges" either. The State of New Mexico filed the charges and the prosecutor is the one who proceeds further to trial, negotiates a plea agreement with the defendant, or dismisses... Read more »
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