The ticket that you were issued should state if you are required to appear or if you can just pay the fine. On your ticket there should be red writing where it indicated if your appearance is required.
My son 12 years old got stabbed in the hand by a girl in his class, she drew blood and lead is still stuck deep in his hand. The principal tried to brush it off as horse playing. My son was not playing.
The chain of custody of any evidence can always be called into question but normally with out a failure of the state to call the necessary witnesses the evidence will be admitted into evidence. It is up to a good defense attorney to make sure to bring those issues to the jury to call that evidence...Read more »
Asked about where i work Took a pic of my address on my porch. Asked about my hair and facial hair. Asked me is i had any guns. Answer no. Then he gave me his card and said he would be in touch. Whats nexr and what should i do. The crime in question happened around 9pm and im usually i bed... Read more »
If you are looking at the charges on the public index it is more likely than not that one is an entry from bond court/prelim court which is in magistrate court and the second entry is the actual pending charge in general sessions court.
I was sitting in walmart's parking lot in my car with engine off, looking at my cell phone when police approached me and asked me to exit the vehicle then requested permission to search my car which I refused. they then brought a canine out and even though he didn't get a hit on the car, they... Read more »
There is no set time, someone can sit for as long as the State takes to call the case to court. The only ways to speed up the process is for him/her to file a motion for a speedy trial or often times filing a motion for a bond reduction due to an unreasonably long pretrial incarceration can help...Read more »
The age of consent in the State of South Carolina is 16. Therefore, so long as all sexual contact between the 17 year old and the 26 year old occurred after she turned 16 it would not be criminal sexual conduct with a minor (some states call this statutory rape).
South Carolina State law (Section 56-1-148)requires that the DMV place a code on the drivers license or identification card of any person that has been convicted of a crime of violence. Burglary is defined as a crime of violence under South Carolina Law(Section 16-23-10(3))
Short answer, yes. This most likely would be assault. Depending on how severely the other person was beaten (or if a weapon was used), it could be an aggravated assault. But because this is NC law, it may be slightly different what the actual charge is, but the basics should be the same.
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