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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: I want to know if if any crime was committed in this situation. The ladies who work their shirt me that there was not

I call crisis Lorenz and made up fictional stories with some unsavory elements, so there wasn't any really nasty or bad language. I did this repeatedly different ones

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Apr 3, 2020

What is your question? None of the above makes any sense.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Kentucky on
Q: Will this epo from my ex turn into an dvo or charge? She trying to get me in trouble because she thinks I called cps.

My ex & I have been dating for 5 years. We always break up then get back together nothing new. While being apart a baby was created. I accepted the baby & was there 100%. She’s a great mother it’s just that HE likes for her t do drugs. It was and argument on Face book between me and the... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Apr 3, 2020

It could adversely affect you both ways. You should hire an experienced attorney to guide you through this to avoid a dvo and criminal charge.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: I Posted bail for friend in Ky and now they are incarcerated. I need to file a motion for the bond to be revoked.

Could you provide me with template for bond to be revoked in Kentucky and money returned to me

Matt Schalk
Matt Schalk answered on Apr 3, 2020

You need to contact the prosecutor in the appropriate county.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: Is a third degree assault on a police officer a violent crime
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Apr 3, 2020

Yes. Class D felony carrying 1 to 5 years.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: my boyfriend doing county year on a mismeanor charge he done 14th be 5 month is there anyway get the rest of time drop

this frist time he ever really ever been into trouble for 20 sumthing years and I need know how much it cost if it is possible

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 31, 2020

Depends on many variables. DM his name, dob and SSN if you want me to look at it and quote it.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Q: If I got pulled over without having a license , and I've never had one before and the cop never gave me a ticket ,

Just a warning do I have to go to court ? I should mention I'm also an indiana resident .

David William Spalding
David William Spalding answered on Mar 24, 2020

That's a big fat NO. IF the officer did not give you a ticket with a court date, and informed you that "this was just a warning" - you should not have to appear in court. Be mindful, though, that IF he did provide you with a ticket, most of the time (if not all of the time, and depending on the... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: How do I find out if I've been indicted?

How do I found out if I was indicted by grand jury?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 23, 2020

Call the Grand Jury in your county and ask them.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: I'm off parole in Kentucky three years later judge comes back and orders restitution for me to finish payoff. what to do

Because I've served my time and off parole I don't see how he can bring me back to court and put another charge on me shouldn't itturn turn over to civil. And relieve me of my criminal obligation ?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 20, 2020

Don’t believe the Court has that authority. You need to hire a lawyer ASAP and challenge that order.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: I have a assault 4th about a fight on a bus with another student, the bus driver broke it up an pressed charges on me.

I have a video showing the bus driver never was struck by me, it was taken by another students phone it shows he made several attempts to jump in the middle of the fight. I also have several mental illness that cause me to act in aggressive ways out of random or being triggered. Along with missing... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 15, 2020

You should hire a competent criminal defense attorney to handle your assault case. You may have several defenses available to you.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: Info on type and how to file motion in Circuit to allow county inmate to apply in person for marriage license.

KY requires both parties present in person to obtain marriage license. Fiance is currently incarcerated, not yet sentenced. Judge stated we could file a motion to obtain the marriage license. Only information I can find online is motions for civil matters. Need info on what kind of motion to file,... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 11, 2020

File the motion in her circuit court case, send a copy to the prosecutor. The circuit judge has jurisdiction to grant the motion.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: Is it KY law to be released exactly 60 days after the case has been submitted to the grand jury?
Matt Schalk
Matt Schalk answered on Mar 10, 2020

If a person is incarcerated at the time of their preliminary hearing, if the case is bound over to the grand jury the Commonwealth has 60 days to indict if that defendant remains incarcerated. If the defendant has not been indicted their attorney should file a motion with the court for their... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, DUI / DWI and Civil Litigation for Kentucky on
Q: i cant pay towbill. can i get my personables and tag from the truck

the truck is clean with no liens by the sheriff. i am disabled and cant pay the 500 to get it out.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 8, 2020

Probably. Call the sheriffs office and request access to the vehicle to retrieve your personal property.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: My wife is charged with 2 controled buys one in November and the other in December 2018. Im wondering does she not fall

Under statute A1412 and have to do at least 50percent of her time before parole board?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 6, 2020

No. She doesn’t.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: After being diagnosed with cancer and awaiting surgery, is it possible to get medically excused from monitored probation

I'm on County attorney monitored probation with random drug screens. I'm having colon removal surgery due to cancer. Is there anyway to be medically excused until I at least return to work?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 3, 2020

Maybe. You can file a motion in your case and ask for a furlough until you return to work.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: My husband was arrested on dv and assault and I didn't press charges and now there's a no contact order can I drop it?

And if he calls me will I get in trouble for talking to him since I didn't as for it? Im so confused I don't know why he even has charges… in in Henderson, Ky

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 29, 2020

No. You cannot drop it. That decision rests with the prosecutor.

1 Answer | Asked in Education Law and Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: Is it legal for an individual to wear body armor on school property?

I don't mean to raise suspicions with anyone, but I am a student who goes to high school in Kentucky. I am currently involved in a Student Safety Patrol at my school, and my principal was worried about my safety in doing this program. I am the only student involved in handling locker room... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 24, 2020

Consult your school principal. If he says it is permissible to wear the body armor, then do so without reservation.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can you object to conditional monitored release in Kentucky?

Every single person with a drug charge is being required to report to Pre Trial Services for random drug screens and forced to pay for them. Personally Im baffled. Innocent until proven guilty is yet again getting bypassed. What if the officer illegally searched? In the meantime you fail a drug... Read more »

Matt Schalk
Matt Schalk answered on Feb 18, 2020

You can object to it but then you probably wouldn't get released from jail.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Animal / Dog Law for Kentucky on
Q: Friend stole cat in 2016 and moves place to place but I have her main address and all text messages.

I have all the information about how she was helping me to get her fixed. Her parents were paying for its she asked me if it was ok, I asked to be there for the surgery and when we could pick her up. She threatened that her dad would hurt me.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 15, 2020

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