my wife was served arrest warrant and booked under wrong Identity (name, DOB, address, and all) They then changed the info four more times , each time being incorrect. I was attempting to put money on her books and while i put it on the name they booked her by, directly after my deposit her info... Read more »
After a hung jury, the prosecutor must decide if they are going to move forward with the case to another trial. It is as if the first trial did not take place and the defendant is in the same position as before the trial.
You will be ordered to appear in court and must appear for your Initial Hearing or a warrant for your arrest will be issued. However, because this case is a misdemeanor, if you hire a local attorney, he/she should enter on your behalf and waive the initial hearing so you would not have to be...Read more »
If someone in my home is on house arrest do the police have a right to tell everyone to go to the living room while they search my WHOLE house during a pop up inspection? This person has their own room .
In many jurisdictions, this type of behaviour by police to not permitted. Check the terms of the house arrest of your housemate. Are there terms that they agreed to that allow police to search the house? Usually, with a few limited exceptions, police only have authority to enter and search with a...Read more »
So on 7/19/18 my sister had told her ex boyfriend that she was coming over to his and his girlfriends house. She got to the house knocked a few times and left. Went around the block and noticed he was in the yard. She pulled up and his current girlfriend came out accusing her of trying to break... Read more »
Rather than worrying about counter suing at this point, it sounds like she needs to consult with an attorney regarding her own arrest. If it is shown through her case there was false allegations, then she may have a case for malicious prosecution.
In Indiana the Statute of Limitations to file a misdemeanor is two years, however the filing of charges is completely the prosecutors decision after reviewing a police report and evaluating the evidence. If you have not made a police report you should do so.
Probation would have the ability to search all the common areas where the person on house arrest may go. Any private areas of the home where the person is not allowed to go to, probation should not be entering.
In Indiana the prosecutor has the discretion to file charges as long as it appears there is probable cause to file the charges. Additionally, the prosecutor has the discretion to dismiss charges when ever they determine appropriate. Now with that said, the charges you have are not serious in...Read more »
That is too speculative to answer accurately. It is unknown whether the police or marshals will come looking for you. Also if you are in a vehicle and get stopped your name would be run and the warrant located.
When all fines, fees and restitution are paid in full probation to convert to non reporting. The judge asked if I understood and had any questions so I said yes sir. So when I pay this off today what does that mean. He said well that word mean you dont have to worry about anything and a year from... Read more »
It sounds like probation did not do their work in a timely manner and restitution was not determined until you had paid all other fees as required. You should consult with a local attorney who can hopefully resolve this quickly.
It was my husband Matt's that passed away. His mom took everything. His sister stole it and sold it to my roommate. She told us her mother gave it to her because she didnt get anything from Matt. I took nuts off thats it.
Without knowing more it would be difficult to give a completely accurate answer, agreement with whom. However, the victim does not press charges in Indiana. The prosecuting attorney makes the decision to file or not file charges entirely. A victim's thoughts and feelings are taken into...Read more »
In Indiana for many many years it was a jail or DOC sentence was served at 50%. In 2014 the law changed, after 2014 misdemeanors and level 6 felonies it remained at 50% for all other felonies it is a minimum of 75% unless the person is a credit restricted felon, then the person would serve 85% of...Read more »
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