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Q: My boyfriend got locked up today over a warrant from 2014 for burglary 2nd degree he was locked up in 2016

Wouldnt he been held on that warrent?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 19, 2019

Depends on the circumstances surrounding the warrant.

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Q: my husband was charged with a felony possession when a misdemeanor 4th degree assault warrant was served.

the court has already gave him probation for the possession. if the assault is thrown out is the possession charge still valid?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 19, 2019

Probably, depends on the reason the assault is thrown out.

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Q: I caught 3 cases on 3 different occaisons within a 2 months time. What is my chance of getting probation?

First case i got drug paraphenelia and possession of a marijuana blunt. Second case i got drug paraphenelia and possession of methamphetamine >2g. Third case got drug paraphenelia and poss. Of methamphetamine >2g

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 18, 2019

Decreasing with each new charge you pick up. Maybe getting into rehab ASAP might improve your chances.

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Q: What is the probation review process after retaking by KY per Interstate Compact/ICAOS.

My son was on probation in MO through the Interstate Compact. In a probable cause hearing, no evidence or testimony was allowed (only a hearing) even though he was represented by council. Only the opinions of his PO were allowed. The hearing Master found for probable cause and he was returned to... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 18, 2019

He does need a lawyer but unfortunately the hearing process here won’t be much different than it was there and he will likely be returned to the jail here.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Sexual Harassment and Juvenile Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can i press charges aginst my 15 1/2 year old for sexuall assult of my 9 year old daughter we live in ky

Her story has been constant and the sexual assult has accrued more than once and is so detaled from the 9 year old victim

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 10, 2019

Yes. You need to take a juvenile petition against the 15 yo.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: A friend picked bag at Goodwill donation Ctr. GW manager asked them not to COME back. Is this legal?

Keep in mind my friend who donated several bags but accidentally donated one bag that she did not intend to go there. She was just going back and getting what was rightfully hers. Manager told her that she was seen on camera getting the bag & she gave it to corporate and not to come back on the... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 8, 2019

It is legal for them to ask her not to comeback, right or wrong. However, this does not preclude her from going to any other Goodwill Store. You might also consider filing a complaint against the store manager with the corporate office.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: I was arrested but wasn’t read my Miranda rights
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Sep 7, 2019

Urban legend. Only if you are questioned

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Q: Ok well let me ask this I ran from parole in april from wat I no if I dont catch any new cases before my maxdate no more
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Sep 3, 2019

I cannot figure what you are asking and the facts being stated

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Litigation, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Hi. If someone was arrested for possession of forged instrument 1st degree. But the currency had "THE JOKE IS ON YOU"

On the back of the currency. Can they still be indicted? Even if they didnt know

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 31, 2019

Yes

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Q: Hi, I reported my car stolen when my son took it without my ok. I had told him he could have the car a couple months ago

My son was arrested after a chase, can I have the charges dropped and get a false police report charge and would my son be exonerated?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 19, 2019

No. Not if it’s an honest misunderstanding. You shouldn’t be charged and he should be exhonorated.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: What do you think too happen
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Aug 15, 2019

With what ?

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Q: My boyfriend has sntcing 2day for burguraly 3rd and tbut u 500 twice

He was let out to do a psi but didn make it to court when he was suppose to on July 18tj and he got arrested same day.. his name is Nathaniel Lopez 11/13/1998

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Aug 15, 2019

Thank you for sharing. You did not ask anything.

Hope all goes well

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: What do I do when a public defender fails to fill out and file paperwork for a county jail furlow ?

Judge asked if husband had transport to Dr. to prove medical, said yes. I provided proof of apts. to defender but he did nothing. Clerk needs order signed by judge for release but attny isn't doing paper work. I, wife have supplied all records! I can't afford private lawyer, what next?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 14, 2019

Call the PDs superior and ask for help.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Domestic Violence and Juvenile Law for Kentucky on
Q: If someone hits a 16 year old and they are 30 years old. What could happen if the 16 year old presses charges.

My daughter was hit by our next door neighbor cause she when over they to grab our dogs. They neighbor was going off and my daughter told her to calm down. That the stress will hurt the unborn child. But she didn't listen. So my daughter raised her voice to get the lady to listen. But the lady... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 12, 2019

Its an assault 4, a class A misdemeanor.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: If you record something illegally but don’t know it’s illegal and your attorney uses it 1. Shouldn’t he have known. And

I shouldn’t have gotten in trouble

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 9, 2019

You’re going to have to be much more fact specific to get the proper answer.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: What is the procedure for issuance and execution of search warrant?

Does a copy of the original affidavit and search warrant need to be stamped filed (with date) by clerks office before executed? A judge from a different district than the county S.W. was executed in signed affidavit and S.W. but neither was filed in clerks office until 11 days after being... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 5, 2019

Thank you very much for your kind acknowledgment regarding the legal advice. As I read your question, it does not appear anything is out of order or has been done wrong. A copy of the affidavit and sw is kept by the clerk or ombudsman and a copy is maintained by the judge. It does not have to be... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Criminal Law and Health Care Law for Kentucky on
Q: How can I make my doctors office amend my medical chart?

I have repeatedly asked for an incorrect diagnosis to be corrected in my chart and the doctors office is ignoring me. I even filed a complaint with the Office for Civil Rights and the doctors office has still not responded to me. Can I get a court order or get an attorney help me and possibly get... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 5, 2019

You’ll need an attorney to help you bc you will probably have to file suit. It is doubtful that you will get them to pay your attorney fees.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: self defense shooting in my rv if parked on another someones property? i hope. johnhonaker1949@gmail.com

Me and my wife had boughten a little old rv after i retired. i am 49 now so we aren't really that old. she had worked at a big auto company here and we needed a place to fix up this rv before going around. she knew a guy that worked with her and we started paying to be with are rv on his... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 5, 2019

Could be self defense but you need s competent criminal defense attorney to represent you immediately.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: How important is lab results from plant samples in outdoor grow starting an investigation?

Should detectives have to have a lab report from plant samples on outdoor grow confirming it to be marijuana before getting search warrant for someone’s home searching for it?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 5, 2019

More info is needed to properly answer your question but a first blush, I would say very important.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: If my racords are sealed can they be pulled in court
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jul 27, 2019

Not without a direct order of the court.

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