I plead not guilty, and said from day one "take it to the box, no deals" my lawyer made a motion that was overruled "that court conjeste could not be help and would be not prejudicial to me according to the judge who also sat on the appeal for the case which also had a motion for... Read more »
Judges will ofttimes resort to the “record” to “prove” that something you said or the way your mouth moved or a facial tic of your lawyer WAIVED your constitutional right to a speedy trial. Problem is that this right only applies if you’re still in custody (180 days)! Most people would...Read more »
The husband spend a total of 3 days in jail the first two he is making phone calls to his wife and they are discussing the situation and what they are going to do on the third day the defendant sees a judge and is released on pretrial but if given a no contact order by the judge on that third day... Read more »
This sounds like a situation wherein the actual prosecutor believes he/she’s a witness to an NCO violation, perhaps a jail call (that they listen to). It’s a much trickier charge to get out of since the threat of amending the charge is easier than you’d ever imagine for the State to prove....Read more »
He was 20 and she 16 at birth of child. Hospital reported. Both wish to marry. He's now 22 and set for release, but with 5 year NCO. She's 18 and wants a relationship. They have a 2 year old son together. No contention from family on either side. Can she request it be lifted as a... Read more »
April 12, 2020 around 11 pm, i heard noises outside of my house, this morning when I came outside both of my vehicles had damages to them, one has a broken windshield, and the other has a big dent in the side by the front door, I know it was an ex boyfriend and his friends, but I have no proof.
That’s tough! But if your ex had someone else with him it MIGHT be possible to get him to talk or overhear him talking or ask people who are mutual friends if they wouldn’t mind keeping an ear to the conversations. If you did get someone to talk, you could offer them immunity if they will tell...Read more »
Sounds like a bad movie. Why would you entrust a “large amount of jade (that you own?) with a neighbor? Hmmmmm? Did you steal it? How do you know your “neighbor” doesn’t still have it? What makes you think he hasn’t sold it, or stole it?
In Idaho, your firearm rights depend on which felony you were convicted of. And just because you may have the right to possess in Idaho, doesn’t mean you have the same right under federal law. You should consult with a criminal defense attorney who has knowledge about firearm rights.
My friend had less than 2 months left on a conviction, had been straight with his PO doing well. Was arrested for being a fugitive to Idaho. Why is it now this being brought to light. Seems he should have been made aware of this before now. I mean his PO had to have known.
Your friend had been doing "well" on probation, EXCEPT THAT HE MOVED TO IDAHO WITHOUT OBTAINING THE P.O.'S CONSENT! His P.O. MAY have had suspicions that your friend was moving without his consent and just wanted to see if your friend would do such a stupid thing?
And mis understanding of times I ended up missing my preliminary hearing, when I realized my mistake I called the public defender and she told me to go test and then go to the jail and turn myself in and spend the weekend in jail. I did proceed to go test for court compliance however I did not turn... Read more »
I'm very sorry for this tragic situation. An Idaho attorney could answer you best, but your post remains open for three weeks. In terms of the criminal issues, a criminal defense attorney is qualified to address those. In terms of the civil issues, there is usually a requisite element of...Read more »
An assault was reported to the police. The victim was obviously assaulted. The police report was given to the prosecutor. The prosecutor chose not to charge the offender with the crime. Offender has a long record of assault on this victim and others. How do I get him charged and punished for... Read more »
A Writ of Mandate in Idaho law, is reserved for those for whom a duty is owed by some person in power. It is designed and reserved to enable someone for whom a duty is owed, to require the empowered to do what is "required" of him/her to do.
How to request Or ask the judge to fire my public defender my trials tomorrow and I have not met with my public defender one time to discuss the evidence that I have for my case. The case needs to be thrown out because the items the PA is trying to charge me with actually belong to me, and the PA... Read more »
, and no future court dates. Since being incarcerated he has not even had one court date. I believe that he is being wrongfully held in jail. He was arrested because he ran on his bond, but those charges where all dismissed. We are very confused. We are homeless. I am in Oregon and he is in Idaho.... Read more »
Your fiancé has already been “arraigned,” on charges of absconding, either felony or misdemeanor. If he was charged with a misdemeanor and FTA’d then he now has another misdemeanor that he’s charged with. If he had been charged with a felony and absconded then he’s got a new felony to...Read more »
I was driving while on the phone and swerved in front of the police. I was pulled over and in speaking to the cop he asked if I had been drinking and I admitted that I had had one tequila mule at a friends. He then went back to his car and stayed there for 5-10 minutes when... Read more »
There are 2 types of restraining orders. One is typically called a CPO or Civil Protection Order. This is started by someone who swears under oath to a clerk of the court, usually in the clerk's office, that the man has threatened violence to her or her children or has battered her and/or...Read more »
preliminary hearing but prosecutor says I could go to jail if I don't testify. So I testify but what the witness is saying it's not how she saying it happened, a preliminary I said that he applied pressure and choke me but then I said I saw it coming so I held my breath and that's... Read more »
It could go several different ways, unfortunately All Bad for you.
First, the State will employ their cadre of so-called “victim witness coordinators” aka MAN HATERS, to speak to you, let you know of ALL the shitty, scary things that men can do to women. If that doesn’t work they...Read more »
My government teacher told me that there is no need for jury instructions if the criminal confesses to the crime, which he did, and I need 3 precedents to prove my case to the class on how there is no need for jury instructions since he confessed. I can't find any precedents so I was wondering... Read more »
There is no mens rea for strict liability crimes. Nobody asks “did you intend to run the stop sign,” you either DID or you DIDN’T. Anything more serious however, requires a progressingly more guilty mind, upto the crime of 1st Degree Murder, which requires the State to prove that the actor...Read more »
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