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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Criminal Law for Arkansas on
Q: Is it illegal to not identify to a police officer in Arkansas
W. Whitfield Hyman
W. Whitfield Hyman answered on Dec 28, 2016

It depends on a lot of different factors. If you do not have a concealed carry license, are not the driver of a car that has been pulled over, are not loitering under the statute or otherwise possibly violating the law in a way that can be observed by someone else then probably not unless there has... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Criminal Law for Arkansas on
Q: Where can I find a stop and identify law or code
W. Whitfield Hyman
W. Whitfield Hyman answered on Dec 28, 2016

It's kind of a misnomer. It could refer to the Obstructing Government Operations statute where you can't falsely identify yourself, the Loitering statute where it says that if you don't identify yourself that is a factor in whether or not you are loitering, or the concealed carry... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI, Family Law and Civil Rights for Arkansas on
Q: I have a husband that is a severe alcoholic, ive done all I can do. Can I get a court order for rehab?
Paul Stanko
Paul Stanko answered on Sep 30, 2016

In order for a court to issue an order, it must have jurisdiction. For example, if your husband had pending charges or was on probation, a court could possibly order rehab. Courts do not typically get involved in individuals' bad life choices. Your husband needs to be assessed and evaluated by... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Arkansas on
Q: What can I do about a ride along that was impersonating to be a officer sexually harrised and questioning me?

A state police officer pulled me and my boyfriend over and I was pulled out of my car and questioned and sexually harassed by who I assumed was a police but was a ride along. Since every state police has to video every stop that video could prove what happened the embarrassment and humiliation the... Read more »

Degen Clow
Degen Clow answered on Apr 19, 2016

You need to speak with a criminal defense attorney asap.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Personal Injury for Arkansas on
Q: What kind of attorney would I hire

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Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 12, 2016

Depends on the nature of what happened.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to evaluate a legal problem...
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1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Arkansas on
Q: In the state of arkansas how many days/hrs is animal control required to hold your animal [dog] before adopting it out?

Currently dealing with animal control regarding them adopting my 5 year old yorkie out after we contacted them several times letting them know we were trying to obtain the outrageous amount of money they were asking for. I believe they adopted him out early, because they are trying to claim my... Read more »

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Sep 3, 2015

Read the local ordinances.

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