Notify your collision insurer and let it worry about chasing the driver and owner of the other vehicle. If you don't have insurance, you can sue the registered owner for up to $5k for property damage and up to $10k for bodily injury in Small Claims (two separate cases). The owner is liable...Read more »
YOU SHOULD CONTACT A CRIMINAL LAWYER IN YOUR COMMUNITY ASAP.
YOU HAVE A RIGHT TO REMAIN SILENT, BUT IT ALWAYS LOOKS BETTER WHEN YOU HAVE BEEN TOLD THAT BY YOUR LAWYER. THEN YOU CAN SAY I WOULD BE HAPPY TO TALK BUT MY LAWYER HAS ADVISED ME NOT TO TALK WITHOUT HIS...Read more »
My friend passed away, I am the named Executor, in probate court now. Next court date in Dec. A squatter who says he's been living in house of decedent, since 1/2019, is driving 2 cars, 1 with expired registration and no insurance is on cars. This person has not been living there at all.... Read more »
The taking of another's property without permission is theft. The police deal with this. You can call and ask for an officer to meet you at the property and with proof of your right to possession of the property as the executor, get the keys.
While conducting a traffic enforcement stop - the officer asks vehicle operator to roll down tinted windows (example: 0 percent tint). If that reveals contraband is that in plain view? - or does the action of rolling down windows alter?
Why is a LEO different from a GEMINI or a TAURUS? An officer has the right to ask you to step out of the vehicle and if opening the door would reveal the contraband you left in plain sight, it is probably not an infringement. You might need to establish that rolling down the window was not within...Read more »
This is a very vague question. More facts are needed. It sounds like you have an academic question rather than a legal question. Without giving too much info online, be more specific. Otherwise, call a local criminal defense attorney for more specific response to your particular matter.
Hi, I have a court hearing on October 5th, for a possible probation violation. I was staying at this transitional living house ran by the department of mental health and I had a disagreement with one of the staff members there. I needed my psych meds at a certain time, and she refused to give them... Read more »
who can issue you written proof that no charges were filed? If you are arrested, released less than 24 hours later to a probationary status pending court the following morning, go to court and return home with a "someone may or may not contact you later if charges are going to be filed",... Read more »
My babies dad has been arrested and sentenced about 4 times for breaking a no contact restraining order, which then was modified to peaceful contact for visitations after our dcf case was open. A week ago my mom made an incident report because she saw him outside my bedroom window. He did it again... Read more »
If your question is whether someone can be charged with two separate attempted murder charges for one act of shooting at a car that is occupied by two people, the short answer is yes. And yes, each attempted murder charge is counted as a strike.
Im in CA and am facing an identity theft charge; I used an old classmates name out of fear. The officer was intimidating and now knowing how the jail is in my county, had me just purging her name and bday. I got fined for being out during covid and it eventually came back to me. Now I have a court... Read more »
Feb. 2020, while at court, I suffered a mild stroke, could barely form simple words, disoriented,etc. My attorney, knowing I did not want to plead guilty without a deal, entered guilty plea to 9 felony ID theft charges. I have several health issues which makes me high risk of severe Covid-19. The... Read more »
If you entered a plea at a time when you were not thinking clearly due to the stroke, you might want to have your plea withdrawn. Discuss this with your lawyer. If it was a 'good deal', and there are no problems of proof,for the DA, you may not want to. You might be looking at more time...Read more »
On Aug 29. I got a letter from the police department that arrested me saying they have money to be released to me. Can they charge me federally now with same bank? Or is conspiracy or statute up? Or can I still be charged.?? I feel like they are trying to trick me into the police station.
The police called you and said they were holding some money for you, come get it? I smell fish. Hire an attorney, give him a Limited Power of Attorney to acquire your abandoned property, valid for 6 months, and send him to the station to get your money. The worst that could happen is they arrest...Read more »
Penal Code section 1170 (d)(1) provides for resentencing within 120 days of initial sentencing or at any time upon the recommendation of the Board of Prison Terms. In the petition, The court may consider 'postconviction factors, including, but not limited to, the inmate’s disciplinary...Read more »
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