Court says they sent a ticket for not fixing a pipe on a house and I didn't show up. I never got the ticket nor do I own the property and cannot afford an attorney. My question is, don't I have to be physically served or notified? They claim they sent a letter but I never got it.
Murder during Kidnapping is one of the ways to commit the offense of Capital Murder. So, if they actually charge him with that and win a conviction, the only possible sentences are Life Without Parole or Death. An exception is if he was age 17 or younger at the time of the offense, in which case...Read more »
Yes, the statute of limitations provides a deadline for the State to file a criminal case. This time period varies depending on the charge, but the minimum for felony cases is 3 years from the date of offense. Call your attorney. Good luck.
I don't what to do we live in Austin Texas. It' s her first time being arrested she's 18 yrs. of age. And not knowing any information it's devastating. Not even a call. We didn't know she had lefted out to Del Rio
My mother was robbed, 8/2020, had had serious injury on the head and was taken to Hospital. She got better day by day, and 9/18/2020 she was moved out to Nursing Home in the afternoon. But around 2am in the next day(just only 8 hours) someone in Nursing Home call my Uncle to tell that my mom had... Read more »
You can focus on finding a civil attorney for the wrongful death / personal injury case. Just let the county District Attorney's office know that your mother passed away. That office will handle the Robbery case. You don't need a private attorney to prosecute the criminal case.
Also,once arrested, they placed him in maximum security at the jail in Houston, TX. He states that there was no violence or verbal threat, etc. whatsoever. He doesn't understand why he has been placed there and OF COURSE, they won't tell him.
Thanks for your question. Since COVID, we have seem some strange things in county and other jail facilities in Texas. Although no one can answer you for sure, you should get some answers by hiring a local lawyer. Blessings!
In criminal cases, if a defendant is released on personal bond for multiple felony and misdemeanor charges, and if there are different bond conditions for the felonies versus the misdemeanors, what happens if the felonies get dismissed but the misdemeanors don't? Are the bond conditions which... Read more »
If charges are dismissed and then refiled, it is likely that a new order setting bond conditions will have to be entered. If some charges are dismissed and some are not, whether any bond conditions are still in effect will depend on the cause numbers associated with the bond conditions.
The prosecution will be barred if formal charges are not filed within the limitations period. Attempted Tampering is a state jail felony for destroyed evidence and a class B misdemeanor for fake created evidence (criminal attempt is one step lower than the attempted offense.) The limitations...Read more »
After this person hacked the account & saved the nudes they could, they texted the account owner off a fake number holding the account ransom because they wanted the code to the "My eyes only" folder. They said they'd only give the account back if they got the code to the rest of... Read more »
Yes, very illegal. The offense of Breach of Computer Security (33.02) by accessing the account without the consent of the owner. The level of this offense depends on the amount of monetary damage caused or threatened.
The offense of Electronic Access Interference (33.022) was committed if...Read more »
I'm not 100% clear on your description of the relationships but it is probably not a conflict. The most on-point rule is probably 1.10 of the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct but also pay attention to Rule 1.06.
So with regard to 1.10, consider that a bunch of criminal...Read more »
Charged with assault and possession of deadly weapon. She had a knife jacket which was mistaken for a knife. Never had any history of run-in with the law. I am not sure what type of lawyer I would need. A Family lawyer or a criminal defense attorney?
The case will become eligible for expunction when the period specified by the statute of limitations passes, but only if no convictions for ANY offense resulted out of the arrest and there was no probation or deferred adjudication. The limitation period is two years on a misdemeanor and three...Read more »
The next day he took off in a big hurry when I started to wake up. I didn’t know what had happened at all. I just remember going to bed and when I woke up my bedding was everywhere in the room I felt like I had a horrible hangover although I had not drank. I filed a report with the police, they... Read more »
If he sends multiple messages after you ask him to stop that can meet the criminal definition of Harassment. If he commits Harassment on multiple occasions that could satisfy the defition of Stalking, which would allow you to seek a lifetime protective order. I'm not sure the DA's...Read more »
My brother is facing 25 to life and i find it unfair that his girlfriend doesnt get any charges. She would show up at my moms doorstep the day after calling the police asking for my brother and theyd be back together until the next time an argument occured
If someone in Montana state signs a deffered prosecution agreement , but then travels down to Texas and gets a citation for drug paraphernalia and just pays the citation off does that violate Montana’s deffered ? Do these courts alert each other
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