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Dale S. Gribow's answer To properly answer any legal question it is necessary to ascertain more information. It is like asking a doctor over the phone what your pain in the stomach is about and whether he could cure it. The Doc needs to get a more complete history, lab work and X-rays etc.
I would strongly suggest you write out a detailed summary of the facts including your name, address, email and the relevant facts. Every lawyer you talk to will need the same information to intelligently answer your inquiry....
Normally, a witness can only testify to things that he, himself, saw or heard. But when it comes to police officers during a preliminary hearing, there's an exception.
As long as: (1) the police officer has some personal knowledge of the case; and (2) the officer has at least 5 years' experience as a policeman, then the officer--at the preliminary hearing only--can testify to...
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.'s answer Who's representing you on appeal, the DA's office? If so, they should inform you about the status of your case. If the appeals court reversed and remanded the decision with instructions to the lower court, that means they reversed the lower court's appealed decision, sent the case back to the lower court for a new decision with guiding instructions to the lower court on how they should best proceed to avoid another error in their decision-making process. You may want to hire a private attorney...
IT IS ALWAYS BEST TO TRY TO BE NEIGHBORLY AND TALK TO THEM IN A PROFESSIONAL MANNER........MAYBE EXPLAINING THAT WE ALL LIVE SO CLOSE TO ONE ANOTHER WE HAVE TO GO OUT OF OUR WAY TO BE CONSIDERATE............AND THEN EXPLAIN THE SITUATION.
Steven McNicholl's answer Your claim against the police officers would be a civil claim under injury to person. You must pursue your claim within two years in the State of California. After two years, it will be difficult or impossible to make your claim.
Thomas A. Grossman's answer It depends on the circumstances. Despite what we would like to believe, most government agencies are not perfect because they are staffed by government workers who sometimes don't care about their jobs. I have run into this problem many times, and there us no way to win once the agency makes it's decision. Your only alternative then is to sue them, and that is both expensive and time-consuming. And by the time you get a decision from the agency, your business is probably ruined anyway....
Dale S. Gribow's answer Penal Code 261 defines the crime of "rape" as nonconsensual sexual intercourse accomplished by means of: threats, force, or fraud, or. with a victim who is unconscious or incapable of consenting.
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my best advice is to set up a consultation with a lawyer in your city that handles these types of cases. Most criminal lawyers will not charge for a consult.
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