It is possible, but unlikely, as once DV reports are taken by police and filed with the DA's office, prosecutions go forward even without the cooperation of the complaining party. Because a decision to prosecute depends of the facts of the case, you may want to discuss the matter in detail...Read more »
My brother is in a violent relationship. He hits and threatens women. The battered women complain to me. Am i legally responsible to report it to the police. I own a business. Can i be sued if i don't report?
If the victim is badly hurt or killed and a lawsuit pursues, can i be sued because I knew about the incidents and didn't report them? Does this make me 'complicit'? I own a business. My brother has no money. Can the victim go after my money?
We are going to file in appeal but I am not sure which application I should file because we both agree that his rights were violated as a person that is representing himself in court. He wasn't supply anything that you are suppose to get when you are self representing yourself. Even with a... Read more »
Oct 15 2021 my sister and mother were in a physical confrontation where my mom suffered injury. This has occurred before(have pics) sister had none. She was asked to leave so they could calm down..instead she moved in next door with a neighbor/friend of 20 years.she had not been allowed to see... Read more »
"Orders under Penal Code section 1203.097(a)(2) are probationary orders, and the court has jurisdiction as long as the defendant is on probation". Otherwise the court does not have jurisdiction? therefore the order is only enforceable whilst the defendant is on probation? I'm not the... Read more »
That's correct. However, some orders, such as Criminal Protective Restraining Orders can be independent of probation. They have a life, that is, a period of duration entirely their own as set by the court. Violating a CPRO is a separate offense, whether one is on probation or not.
I love him and I think it's crucial to have my support I want the best for this man the fight started over money which I found days later in my car he is not a threat and is there anything I can do to be able to get charges dropped please help
Im homeless. In 2018 I was assaulted by a man inside my tent and the police just happened to be outside my tent whilst I was inside being strangulated and punched in my face. The person who assaulted me was arrested literally seconds after he attacked me. He had been assaulting me on a regular... Read more »
My boyfriend, who is still my boyfriend, got drunk one night. We had plans but he blew them off so I locked him out. He was always leaving his key at home. He told the police that I beat him up and even though he was highly intoxicated, he had a buddy of his backing up his story. This particular... Read more »
My boyfriend was abusive & wouldn't leave my hotel room. I called 911 and ran to lock myself on the car. When he had spun & thrown me, he caught my broken tooth on his arm so it was bleeding. When police arrived at the room he lied. They came to the car and told me to get out... Read more »
I was granted a restraining order from my ex (which we both went to court and he admitted). Now, a mutual friend is trying to make me sign papers saying I lied about it all because he wants custody of his daughter that he had with his ex wife.
The mutual friend said my ex and his current... Read more »
cps closed mothers cps case dismissed and reversed case father then did a 2year class w criminal judge father appears at mothers home committed dv on mother criminal judge dismissed dv even with evidence / witness then the judge was relocated to family court giving offender = custody rights... Read more »
I have wife who has & is still lying saying that I've done horrible things to her, where when I have literally done not even one single thing to her at all & I feel all the way helpless with the despair of not be able to defend myself from such a terrible unthinkable & most... Read more »
If you have been "wrongly convicted" I have to assume you had a trial or the opportunity to reach a plea deal. As such, you should ask your attorney in the case what your appeal options are, or otherwise consult with an experienced criminal appellate attorney.
Hired her 8-23-20 last day in court was in 10-06-20. When case finished, we hug and i thank her. Well 6 months later i started getting invoice for my case?? At first she just told me it was just a covid letter they sent to all of their clients. I inform her my case ended 6 months ago and i have... Read more »
It's not clear from your question who you are referring to as "this law firm" handling wrongful death cases allegedly arsing from domestic abuse and, if so, if you have been criminally charged with that offense. Your race or ethnicity is usually not relevant to whether an attorney...Read more »
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