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Q: Ncdps website still shows a 22 year old non violent felony that has been expunged

I was 18 and got a felony for pot. Only charge I have ever had

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Q: Is someone criminally liable if the don’t help an overdose victim

My son was overdosing an the person with him knew it and put him in bed and left he was found dead by the same person 5hours later.This happened in G.A

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Criminal Law, Employment Discrimination and Small Claims for North Carolina on
Q: my job terminated me on mothers day because of a family emergency is this a law suit?

I had a family emergency on mothers day (may 8,2022) on may 9 2022 my job at adusa distrobution center sent me a termination email. i appealed it and still got terminated. i have documents from duke emergency hospital excuseing me from work on the days my kids father was admitted into the hospital... Read more »

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Q: I work for a shelter a a guest cremated husband remains were accused of being drugs/tested by cops is this illegal?

I am the case manager of this person in NC. The person possessions were searched as they do there. When she returned to shelter she was told she has to leave premises immediately due to drugs found. When she inquired/ denied this was told what was found in a baggie on top her locker in a box. She... Read more »

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Q: son has 11 chrgs*tomrw* and court appointed atty has not made contact. Can he ask 4 cont. Need low cost help asap

wld love to know poss outcome. N if any cld b reduced or dropped.

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Q: I was going to go meet a prostitute to have sex with but I decided not to do it and then the money that i had was stole

I understand that it is illegal to Solicit Prostitution but while I was with her, no money was given i had placed an amount of $200 on a table but we did not have sex and while there i told myself, that this not a good idea i want to leave but she took thee money and didnt want to give it back and... Read more »

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Q: Can I press charges against a parent for abusing me during my childhood and trying to attack me now? I'm 22 yo female.

My dad abused me physically/emotionally/mentally my entire childhood. Today he got violent with me as an adult and tried to attack me. I was scared for my life, genuinely. I wanted to call the cops but I am scared to press charges. If I don't have any marks on me but have a witness to him... Read more »

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Q: Can I press charges against a parent for abusing me during my childhood and trying to attack me now? I'm 22 yo female.

My dad abused me physically/emotionally/mentally my entire childhood. Today he got violent with me as an adult and tried to attack me. I was scared for my life, genuinely. I wanted to call the cops but I am scared to press charges. If I don't have any marks on me but have a witness to him... Read more »

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Q: e) Nothing in this section shall prevent the parties to the action from entering into an agreement for appropriate

e) Nothing in this section shall prevent the parties to the action from entering into an agreement for appropriate relief, including an agreement as to any aspect, procedural or otherwise, of a motion for appropriate relief.

What is the agreement "as to any aspect, procedural,... and... Read more »

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Q: I live in NC and recovering drug addict. A Christian place took me in when no one else will.

Can my PO force me to be homeless because they don't like the organization because they fund raise to support the church?

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Q: Criminal Property Damage lawsuit

Seeking possible "representation" for Criminal Property Damage lawsuit ,, & other Personal Injury (Restitution case)/ Lawsuit

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Q: Can I legally carry an antique firearm concealed/openly in North Carolina, since it is not legally a firearm?

So I know that under federal law, firearms produced prior to 1899 are not considered "firearms." Thus are legal to possess by all, as they are collectors items.

How would this reflect upon the carrying of one, particularly in my state? Can an antique firearm, such as a cap and... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for North Carolina on
Q: The NC Court of Appeals COA04-1266 Clark v Foust-Graham was deceived by the lower court Guilford County 03CVD6867.

J.G. was my NC Real Estate Sub-Client. He got Me to Marry Him. Kelly and her fixers covered up the Truth.

It's been 20 years of my life seeking Justice for James and Me. Where is Legal Help ?

Listen to James 2002 audio recording he told me to never erase. Read my diary of... Read more »

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Q: What if a Probationer is residing in someone else's home? Can a Warrantless search be excuted on their private property

And include areas locked as well as safes?

Possession of a firearm/ deadly weapon as described in the statue states if it is concealed by the probationer, not secured by owner of residence by locks or a safe?!?

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Small Claims for North Carolina on
Q: I have a police report and info for officer who recorded the conversation. Co tenants illegally removed my belongings

I am not sure if it's small claims or considered theft. I have been left homeless and more than 15k of belongings are no longer accounted for. They gave no official request for me to move out. I left town for a funeral and returned to an empty room. The landlord had nothing to do w this. He... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Criminal Law and Collections for North Carolina on
Q: I am a contractor in Hickory/Lenoir area who was on last day completing 2nd remodeling project for homeowner.

On final day they assaulted us verbally and threatened myself, due to repeated material delays and damaged product and illness late winter. We called 911 and 2 Deputies arrived. We removed tools/equipment from that job, leaving only couple last items on job for homeowner to install themselves. Our... Read more »

Lynn Ellen Coleman
Lynn Ellen Coleman
answered on Aug 26, 2022

If you received a criminal summons, hire a criminal defense attorney ASAP. Your business lawyer should be able to refer you to one in your area. Its a he said she said situation, and if this person who never shows up doesn't show up at the hearing, the criminal attorney should be able to get... Read more »

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Q: What possible reasons could a nonviolent offender be denied Bond in Raleigh North Carolina.

The offender does have an extensive criminal record (non-violent). He is a felon and was charged with firearm by felon along with other drug charges last year. He still does not have a bond.

Scott Lippert
Scott Lippert
answered on Mar 28, 2022

Without all the details it is hard to know. There are provisions in NC state law that allow for a "no-bond" to be set for defendants charged with drug trafficking, especially if there are multiple drug trafficking offenses pending against the defendant. In most instances, no-bond is a... Read more »

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Q: My wife was charged with obstruction of Justice for not telling law enforcement where a relative was at he wasn't at her

House. Can she be charged with a felony or a misdemeanor

Richard W. Noel
Richard W. Noel
answered on Feb 20, 2022

The short answer is anyone can be charged at any time for nearly anything as long as there's probable cause. The better question is can she be convicted of the crime for which she's being charged. That depends on the evidence that's available. An attorney needs to review the case and... Read more »

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Q: Do law enforcement need a warrant to place GPS on vehicle?
Richard W. Noel
Richard W. Noel
answered on Feb 3, 2022

Yes. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled a long time ago that a warrant is required for police to place a G.P.S. tracker on a person's vehicle.

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