If you're looking to challenge an action on the basis that it violates the ex post facto clause, you would typically file a "motion to dismiss" or a "petition for a writ of habeas corpus," depending on the stage of the case and whether it's pre-conviction or...View More
The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution protects the rights of individuals to assemble peaceably and to petition their government. However, while the act of protesting is protected, the method of protest, such as camping on public property, might not always be. Governments can place reasonable...View More
You need a criminal lawyer who regularly practices in the charging county . . . NOW. Whether you can be charged out of conduct from which another case was dismissed depends on whether the case was tried before the court, and if not whether the dismissal was "with prejudice". This forum...View More
My attorney has not been able to get my discovery and this case is 8 months old he tells me that the courts won't talk to him maby because he is from out of town. He says the only way he believes I can get the discovery is if I fill out a application for Diversion. I told him I believe the... View More
It sounds like your attorney is doing his job. Either plead guilty or start preparing for Trial, and a possible appeal. It does not appear that further Discovery will help any more than what you already know.
A Kansas attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. At this point, it could be worth considering reaching out to Kansas attorneys to discuss. The format here is basic, general questions. When it comes to filing motions and other more complex elements of actual...View More
A Kansas attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for five weeks. As a GENERAL matter, the passage could arise in the context of having conscientious scruples against taking an oath, but a Kansas attorney should advise on exactly what it could mean in your particular situation....View More
We immigrated to the USA and then my family got their citizenships after 5 years, but at that time I was under 18 and I wasn’t able to get mine, according to the lawyer who filed my parent’s citizenship application. But I got a US passport using my parent’s citizenship. Now I’m 23 and I... View More
That doesn't make any sense. You were likely included on your parents' application and are a citizen, but just mistaken. You should file a FOIA request to find out what's really going on, through a lawyer.
The cuestion is can you guys help or do something he still waiting hes sentence ?he went to mexico and come back he had deportation order before he change his name how could you help ?he is on Missouri i what you to know he is sick so he need surgery he is on pain he is been here caming and going... View More
How long do they keep transcripts after the case is over.? District clerks are or are not supposed to be drawing up documents? My attorney didn't ask me but I'm pro see no attorney to ask that's why I'm on justia asking
My college A&P class is requiring me to dissect a cat, twice a week for the next 6 weeks. I attempted to explain to the instructor that I am a vegetarian with extremely strong spiritual, ethical and moral convictions against such acts and respectfully requested an alternative, which he denied.... View More
My thoughts are that you should develop your own educated opinion about this. This falls squarely under the freedom of speech category. You have by now read the decision about this. How do you react to that?
How? This would be the subject of a very large article.
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