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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Who can I contact about an emergency self surrender date extension
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 12, 2020

Have your attorney contact the prosecutor.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can the police force me an my family to leave our house for them to wait on a search it?

They forced us to leave our house before they got a warrant of any kind so that they could search my house. How can they force me to leave my property so they can go thru it they told me that if I stayed I would most definitely go to jail

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 3, 2020

You need to hire a criminal defense attorney immediately to review the facts.

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can the police pull me out of my house an search me if they have a Anonymous tip that someone else (who isn’t me) is in

They knocked on the door and when I answered it they pulled me out an put me on the wall an searched me entered my house saying they got a Anonymous tip that someone else who was on the run was in my house an then latter on(3 hours) got a search warrant for something totally different because they... Read more »

Brent Cox
Brent Cox answered on Nov 2, 2020

You need to hire a quality attorney and go through these facts with him or her. You may have a suppression claim. Good luck.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: In what situations are violent crimes (assault, battery, etc.) "thrown out" even when the def. admits to doing it?

Can an assalt case be dismissed by the judge if the prosecutor started an argument and hit first?

Leland Hulbert
Leland Hulbert answered on Nov 2, 2020

Once a charge has been filed by law-enforcement, the only person with the legal right to throw out the charges or set the range of charges is the prosecution through the grand jury process. The judge has the ability to dismiss charges during a preliminary hearing or jury trial if they feel that... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: The police took my wife’s registered firearm and $123 she just got off the ATM because it was beside paraphernalia Is th

Afterwords they then got a search warrant at 2:41 AM and forcibly made me leave our property while they searched they told me that if I stayed I would go to jail. They was originally here looking for somebody else upon a anonymous tip

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 30, 2020

What’s your question?

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: A man came up to my car, threatened me, then whipped me with a leather whip. So I hit him with a wrench I had in my car-

He called the cops on me and I was arrested because he was bleeding very badly, and the mark on me was only red but with no blood. Why wasn't he arrested for hitting me first? I wasnt on his property or breaking any laws.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 4, 2020

Bc his injuries were more serious. Hire yourself a good lawyer.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can they arrest me on my court date for my charges w/o letting my witnesses speak at all? & do all trials have juries?

I served 2 weeks in jail on the day of my arrest for assault. My trial is coming up, will they just tell me how long im going to jail, or do I get to have my witnesses speak against my prosecutor to try and prove self defense? In ky

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 25, 2020

You can call any and as many witnesses as you like. The jury has to find you guilty first. If they believe your witnesses and your theory of self defense, you could be found not guilty.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Who decides to drop assault charges when self def. is proved, judge, jury, or lawyers? Prosecutor refuses to drop them
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 14, 2020

If the jury believes the self defense claim, they are instructed to find the defendant not guilty.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can you be sentenced to house arrest for assault 1st degree in ky?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 14, 2020

No. It’s a violent crime with an 85% serve.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Juvenile Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can a 17 year old legally be in a non-sexual relationship with a 29 year old?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 4, 2020

As long as there is no illegal contact or behavior from either party.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: My lawyer was appointed because I couldnt afford one. (I am the defendant). When the date of my trial comes(for assault

1st degree) will I imediently be sentenced to jail (since I did assault someone), or will my lawyer and my prosecutors lawyer actualy argue and try to prove of disprove my selfdefense claim? And what if the prosecutor doesn't show up? Could I still go to jail?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 2, 2020

You may not even be found guilty , much less go to jail. Why isn’t your public defender answering any of your questions?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: What will I be charged with? Will I be arrested?

I loaned my brother in law money to do yard work & he never showed up to do the work for months. I ran in to him a week ago and he told me to drop by his mothers house on saturday & he would be there to pay me. I stopped by and knocked on the door and he told me to go the f*** away. He then... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 31, 2020

You should go take a criminal complaint against him for wanton endangerment fur trying to run you over. You. Can only be charged with criminal mischief at the most but I doubt it would stand up in the face of his wanton charge.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: If the defendant tries to press charges against the prosecutor will it b taken seriously or not cuz it may b 4 revenge
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 22, 2020

Highly unlikely and looks like retaliation.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can the jury lower charges, or just say yes/no to them? Can a person be guilty but not AS guilty as they were charged?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 5, 2020

The jury can only say yes or no to what is presented to them, but if lesser included offense instructions are given, then they can vote yes or no on those as well.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can the prosecutor be sentenced to jail time at his own trial or will there b a seperate trial where he is the defendant

If the defendant prives the prosecutor commited a crime as well

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 5, 2020

There are no facts given here to answer that question.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: If u r charged with 1st assault, but prove to b in self defense, are u considered guilty or not? Will charges b lowered
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 4, 2020

The jury will consider all the facts and decide whether they accept self defense. If they do, you win. If not, you are guilty.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: If the prosecutor refuses to drop charges but jury finds u innocent, what happens? What does the judge do?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 4, 2020

Case over. Not guilty. You won.

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