Jacksonville Florida is where this happened and he was accused of armed robbery but did not live with me was not on my lease and my name wasn't on the warrant either. They said they had probable cause but I'm not sure they did I'm looking into that. There are inconsistentcies on the... Read more »
My boyfriend was arrest in April for battery against his sister. His sister ended up dropping the charges and the case was closed. On 10/7 he ended up hitting me and was arrested for DV. But now on 10/16 charges were filed against me for the April incident and I’m not sure what to do. I have not... Read more »
How do you forget that you have been charged with a crime? Does it happen so often that you lose track of your cases? The night before court, you’re asking for advice? What a mess you are. Tell the judge you’re stupid, which won’t be difficult for her to agree with, and request a postponement...Read more »
Feeling guilty and paranoid I will be charged. Should I go back to the store and pay for it or will that only draw more attention to me? I am finding contradicting answers to this question online. Thank you!
Difficult question, but it is my opinion that doing the "right thing" is typically the best way to go. I believe that bringing the item and receipt back to the store with the intent to pay for the item will negate any intent associated with theft. Depending on the store, you can call and...Read more »
My computer auto filled the address to my address and I didn't realize so the check came here ..I deposited the check along with mine into an acct ..after I did it all I told they person what happened and apologized and told him I was giving his money back and that I was already starting to... Read more »
Stop posting about this on the internet...prosecutors routinely check sites like this...do yourself a favor and get a lawyer soon...and I hope you didn’t spend the money. If you didn’t spend the money and don’t have a criminal history, you might be eligible for a deferred prosecution of this...Read more »
First and foremost you have the right to remain silent...that means shut your mouth and stop talking and/or writing about what you did or almost did...find a lawyer and don’t talk to anyone but that lawyer.
So I get a text message from my roommates today saying that there were two TVs in storage missing, I text back saying they should file a report. I later find out that one of my roommates was calling the police to file a report of theft, yet accused me of all people of stealing the TVs. keep in mind... Read more »
I am to move into his house and take care of his wife and to have anyone removed if they don't have permission to be there. The wife is not mentally stable to make decisions for her self. Question is can I do all of that without the police getting called and me going to jail for trespassing
The problem is not the police being called, but the fact that if his wife is there and this home is marital, a power of attorney is probably not sufficient to give you authorization over her property. If she has mental capacity and has not been declared incapacitated, a power of attorney on the...Read more »
In the past, I have have officers stop me while walking down the sidewalk late at night and demand that I present ID to validate my age. I've always complied because it caught me off gaurd, and I wasn't confident enough with the law to assert myself.
If there is a curfew in your area, stopping people who, like you, appear to be under age is the only practical enforcement mechanism I can think of. Stores that sell alcohol are required to card people who appear to be under-age; same idea.
I have asked the county for a copy of the video footage from the school bus over a "mask" issue when my daughter was adjusting her mask and was given a "disciplinary letter". My daughter was called a liar when I asked the driver about the situation. One thing my daughter... Read more »
Credit for time served can differ from charge to charge. If it’s different, then running it concurrently does not change the difference. The differences can be more pronounced where the charges are unrelated or originate in different countries. A comprehensive plea agreement can sometimes resolve...Read more »
Hello. I have been charged with aggravated battery with firearm with great bodily harm in Florida. I've posted a bail after a was arrested. This is what happened: there was a guy who was stalking me and my girlfriend. When he approached us I've pulled my glock and fired one round into... Read more »
You could hire a lawyer to explore your options. The law may have changed since you left the country. The lawyer needs to figure out if yours is a stand your ground case, or not. The lawyer needs to consider whether the old or new laws apply to your situation. Obviously, it’s a serious matter....Read more »
I was 18 yrs old I was involved with human trafficking case in Chicago I was picked up in Miami fL charged with misdemeanor of prostitution although the judge knew I didn’t live there he still issued a warrant but I live in Chicago so they won’t expedite me for misdemeanor but I can’t get a... Read more »
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