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Q: I’m 13 and I’m getting tested tomorrow for drug use I smoked weed 21 days ago what happens if they find it in me

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 25, 2019

You will probably have to take some marijuana education classes.

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Q: I have court tomorrow on criminal trespassing 3rd degree charge. No criminal record. Jail time or no?

Incident happened over a year ago. I didn't steal anything that day either, just entered Wal-Mart and then left. Again, I have no criminal record and it's been over a year now with no following charges.

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 24, 2019

No jail time.

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Q: Does Georgia extradite?

My friend was Arrested in KY. For outstanding warrants, one of which is in Georgia for non payment of child support

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 18, 2019

Yes.

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Q: Daughter has an EPO on husband.Court date Thursday his family is threatening criminal charges in FBposts Intimidation?

Daughters husband n family wouldnt let her leave w/ child husband assaluted her family ganged up on her I split them up family member hit a table. She Attempted to get EPO on my daughter. It was denied. It says she can file criminal charges. They made a comment on my page that we would be doing 2... Read more »

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 17, 2019

Go to county attorney And seek warrant for intimidating a witness.

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Q: How do we go about getting it back

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 17, 2019

You’ll have to file a motion for its return in the open case.

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Q: My son is sitting in jail and has been for over 1 year. His charges were sexual abuse and something else, but CPS took

His children put them in foster care for the last 8 months. His public defender told him to pleaded guilty because his jury would be 12 old white men who don’t like people touching kids. Today he received a letter from a judge in Frankfort KY saying there’s no substantiating evidence and all... Read more »

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 17, 2019

He needs to have a lawyer review his case and see what can be done. The cps case and the sexual abuse case do not necessarily go hand in hand.

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Q: No there was no warrant involved in trafficking class d case when phone came up missing

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 17, 2019

They must have a search warrant to seize your phone!

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Q: Is it legal for the constable that arrests you on trafficking charges to take your phone without your permission

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 17, 2019

Depends on whether he has a search warrant or not.

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Q: What is the charge you would receive for driving with the wrong plates on your car in ky

Either plates that are not registered in your name or plates that are registered in your name but belong to a different car you own

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 10, 2019

Could be a Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument or Bo Plates Obscured Identity

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Q: WHAT ARE THE PENALTY OF BEING IN THE POSSESSION OF A ALTERED LINCENSE PLATE IN KENTUCKY

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 6, 2019

Class D felony, 1-5 years in the penitentiary.

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Q: Is their a time frame when they can seize item

My grandpa car was seized. May 30 Police didn’t give any paper work when they took his car. Police came at my house on May 16. They arrested four people and found a gun drugs and bullets n best. I wasn’t home and items where found in common area.

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 4, 2019

Make a motion in the criminal case for the return of grandpas car.

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Q: Can you be charge for items found if it was in a common area and you wasn’t there

A search and arrest was done while I wasn’t home. They found every illegal thing you think of dope gun bullet bullet proof vest. I wasn’t home and item were found in area where anyone could go. Had no boundary

Timothy Denison answered on Jun 4, 2019

Yes. You can be charged with anything but being convicted of it is a different story.

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Q: Trafficking in a controlled substance LSD 1st degree 2 counts what type of felony and how much time in person

Timothy Denison answered on May 30, 2019

First offense is a Class D, punishable by 1-5 years.

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Q: My husband has been in jail for 5 months

While he's been in jail another county put a warrant on him for missing court what can I do to help him I posted his Bond for the one now just waiting for him to get transported to the other county how long do they have to get him

Timothy Denison answered on May 30, 2019

You can post the bond on the other case or you can try to get his charges resolved in the county that’s holding him bc they will keep him til that case is over.

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Q: In the state of Kentucky, it is illegal to possess firearms with an EPO out against you?

Timothy Denison answered on May 24, 2019

If you have been served with that epo, yes.

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Q: can I legally get first pick of the litter or charge a stud fee for my 2 male chihuahuas?

Timothy Denison answered on May 18, 2019

Depends on the agreement you had with the owner of the dam.

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Q: How much time would he get or would he get no time and if he dose get time will he get a bond

My brother is 18 and he ran away at 16 when he was in foster care today is his 18th birth day and on Monday he is going to tern his self in to get everything over with now that he is 18 will he go to jail if he dose about how long and will he get a bond so I can go get him out

Gary Kollin answered on May 17, 2019

Perhaps if you wrote in single sentences starting with a capital letter and ending with a period instead of a run-on sentence, you inquiry could be accurately understood.

You also do not state what crime he is accused of.

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Q: If a 16 year old boy hits a 12 year old girl can he go to jail if she hits him 5 times and first hit

Timothy Denison answered on May 10, 2019

Doubtful either is going to jail unless someone was injured.

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Q: If there are 2 females in a home and one is a minor should a female officer be present and should social services as wel

Timothy Denison answered on May 10, 2019

Depends totally on the situation. If the women are being searched, absolutely. Otherwise, probably not necessary.

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