I wasn’t arrested but received the citation for throwing bbq sauce at someone in Walmart. Should I be concerned or get a lawyer? I was told that it would probably be dismissed or I’d have to pay a fine. I’ve had no record up until this point.
A. Simple burglary is the unauthorized entering of any dwelling, vehicle, watercraft, or other structure, movable or immovable, or any cemetery, with the intent to commit a felony or any theft therein, other than as set forth in R.S. 14:60.
My husband’s co-worker has made numerous bizarre untrue allegations about my husband to disrupt our marriage. We found out she registered him for a race, picked up his packet and her packet and ran with both to make it look as if they ran the race together. My husband was working in a project... Read more »
I was incarcerated on July 13, 2018, because a girl that I was messing around with accuse me of strangling her. The same year January 5, 2018 I was involved in a accident in which my right hand (Fingers only) was injured badly. I had to have surgery on it January 11, 2018. During surgery my... Read more »
Wht would you take a deal in July 2018, do time and not raise this as a defense until Jun 2020? You can appeal for new evidence. This is old evidence. Tou can also appeal for incompetent representation. But why wait so long?
I have a bench warrant for contempt of court from two years ago .I was arrested and placed in treatment which I also did not finish bc I was in a very abusive relationship and was not taken to my court dates or appointments .the charges have no evidence against me they are false charges..the other... Read more »
The police broke down my door and searched my house for an individual a search warrant never was presented until 6 months later . The person they were looking for was already arrested in the back seat of the car before they ever broke down my door . An the search warrant clear states they are to... Read more »
I did a year in juvie and it says I have a warrent but how long would I do in big jail it says I have no charges on my warrent just a bw and those charges was juvinille but now I'm an adult if anyone can help me get this erased where I dont have to go to jail let me know
I was pulled over for failure to use my blinker but officer asked me if had anything illegal. I had about 4 grams of weed and a pipe. The officer let me go and didn’t give me a ticket or summons but told me someone would be in contact with me in a couple weeks after the courts open back up about... Read more »
If you are correct about the amount it is a misdemeanor. you will receive a summons. You can hire a criminal attorney to handle this for you. If you do not have a prior criminal record, you will not get jail time.
The officer stopped me but didn’t find a weapon on me. They let me go and searched area where I was stopped. They found a weapon then apprehended me blocks away. Surveillance shows me in the area making gestures around the weapon but weapon can not be seen on video.
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