Federal Crimes Questions & Answers

Q: How do i get my mail? Or can i press charges against her for keeping my mail.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Answered on Apr 17, 2019
Sye J Broussard's answer
I suggest you call the post office and give them a forwarding address for your mail in the future. As far as your personal mail in her possession, she cannot keep something that belongs to you. If you have reason to believe she is keeping your personal items, you can call the local law enforcement agency to escort you to the property to retrieve your belongings. You could also file a criminal complaint with your local law enforcement agency if you believe you are the victim of a crime. It would...

Q: Does Louisiana have any specific mandatory minimum sentence for Distribution of Schedule 3 first offence?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Answered on Apr 16, 2019
Sye J Broussard's answer
Distribution of a Schedule III is a minimum of 1 year and maximum of 10 years in prison, with or without hard labor. See La. R.S. 40:968.

Q: How can I find public record of my boyfriends past federal case?

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes for New York on
Answered on Apr 15, 2019
Gary Kollin's answer
Contact the clerk of the court where he was prosecuted. If don't know that District then you can contact pacer.org.

Q: I am confused on excessive force and unlawful search and seizure how does it constitute response to resistance only?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Tennessee on
Answered on Apr 15, 2019
Anthony Marvin Avery's answer
You may have a Government Tort Liability Action against the City/County and the Law Enforcement Agency. Contact a competent attorney to file suit, which is not a Jury Trial. However you may not have enough damages nor evidence. You have less than 1 year to build your Case and find an attorney.

Q: Is interferring with the operation of a school bus while the bus is in transit with students a violation of federal law?

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes for Missouri on
Answered on Apr 14, 2019
Ronald J. Eisenberg's answer
It is a state law crime but I'm not aware of it being a federal crime. Perhaps if the incident occuring on federal propery, a federal charge could be added.

Q: Who will take on walmart? They assaulted me and falsely imprisoned and arrested me.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Georgia on
Answered on Apr 14, 2019
Ecleynne Mercy's answer
You should take care of the criminal matter first. Get a dismissal or acquittal and then you can effectively pursue a civil claim.

Q: Is it illegal for a girl(18) to have a sexual relationship with a boy(14). Boy will turn 15 before the female turns 19

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Sexual Harassment for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Apr 9, 2019
Bruce Alexander Minnick's answer
Generally yes, unless the age of majority is 14 in Pennsylvania (very doubtful) it is unlawful for anyone to have sexual relations with the underage boy.

Q: I am advocating for Jesse R. Brakeall A579320 currently serving a 15 to life sentence up for parole in 2023 clemency

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Ohio on
Answered on Apr 8, 2019
Matthew Williams' answer
Executive clemency is a tough sell. You all should hire an attorney to help you with this.

Q: Los Angeles probate case, I hired lawyer because I want to Object/ file 850.Lawyer never filed 850 but said he did....

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Estate Planning, Federal Crimes and Probate for California on
Answered on Apr 3, 2019
Richard Samuel Price's answer
I'm sorry that you are going through this. You should have a sit-down discussion with your attorney to understand what has happened. If you don't get satisfactory answers, you can switch attorneys.

Q: My mother had a payable on death benefit on her savings, checking and cd's. When is the money available to me?

1 Answer | Asked in Banking and Federal Crimes for Oklahoma on
Answered on Apr 3, 2019
Bruce Alexander Minnick's answer
Not until someone delivers an original or certified copy of your mother's death certificate to an officer of the bank. If your sister is not a beneficiary and is taking money out of any of your mother's accounts that contain payable on death clauses she is stealing; report her.

Q: I know ita a escape charge but do they do it as a 1st degree escape or 2nd and so on and can he get a bond with that cha

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Georgia on
Answered on Apr 3, 2019
Ecleynne Mercy's answer
Hey, I know this case is probably pretty overwhelming, however, any attorney will need more information to answer your questions. There are so many factors that will be needed to be considered before any of us attempt to answer your question. I hope this helps.

Q: Will i be convicted if im a felon who was holding a gun for someone that ended up being stolen

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Arkansas on
Answered on Apr 1, 2019
Degen Clow's answer
You can not possess a firearm if you are a felon, even if it is not yours and you are just holding it for someone.

Q: How can l get an application for a certificate for good conduct. To be honest l don't know the correct terms.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for New York on
Answered on Apr 1, 2019
Michael Arbeit's answer
Depending on what the felony convictions was for and any other past criminal history, you may be eligible to seal that conviction pursuant to CPL Section 160.59. You should consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney in regard to this matter.

Q: So if the police have a search warrant for crack at my house and they come N find that n other can they seize it and

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Michigan on
Answered on Apr 1, 2019
Brent T. Geers' answer
Depending on what it is they found, possibly. The search warrant likely authorized the cops to enter the house looking for drugs. But once inside, if they happen upon a machine gun or heroine on the coffee table, they obviously arent' going to ignore it.

Q: The college admissions scandal. How is it a crime to bribe a coach at a private college to gain admission?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and White Collar Crime for California on
Answered on Mar 30, 2019
Marc David Pelta's answer
There are federal crimes involved here because the activities crossed states lines. If you read the various articles about it, they explain what federal crimes are being charged in these cases. It is a good question.

Q: Hi, can someone please assist me in understanding in what jurisdiction do I hire an attorney please.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Appeals / Appellate Law, Federal Crimes and Municipal Law for Alabama on
Answered on Mar 28, 2019
Gary Kollin's answer
You could have possibly saved your husband a considerable amount of jail tome if you would have hired an attorney in Alabama when he was serving his sentence. The attorney could have had your husband transferred to Alabama undwr the Interstate Agreement on Detainers.

He will always need an attorney in Alabama

Q: Can police arrest my son based on speculation?

2 Answers | Asked in Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for California on
Answered on Mar 27, 2019
Dale S. Gribow's answer
More info is needed to properly evaluate your case.

this sounds like a serious case that needs a good criminal lawyer to go over all the facts.

What you are asking is akin to calling a doctor and asking over the phone to diagnose the pain in your stomach.

They need more than speculation. They need proof beyond a reasonable doubt.

It is one thing to arrest and another to convict.

However, it is always a good idea to contact a local attorney that handles...

Q: Do u do criminal case or advice

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for California on
Answered on Mar 27, 2019
Dale S. Gribow's answer
More info is needed to properly evaluate your case.

Chances are your son was driving and the gun was not found on his friend.

Thus they are arguing constructive possession, not ownership.

It is assumed we know what is in our car.

Contact a good criminal lawyer asap.

However, it is always a good idea to contact a local attorney that handles these cases in the courthouse to which you are ordered to appear.

In other words, I am in Palm Springs and...

Q: My mother was arrested for a small shoplifting crime and its her first offense. Will it stay forever and be jailed? GA

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Georgia on
Answered on Mar 27, 2019
Ecleynne Mercy's answer
Make sure she goes to all her court dates. Her attorney will be able to take all the facts into consideration and get the best resolution. Make sure she goes to every single court date though.

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