Depends on the facts of the case and how much investigation is required. There is no timeline. I've seen cases sent to the prosecutor a day after a report is made; I've also seen cases that take years.
Avoid incarceration? Unlikely. The biggest risk factors are his loose ties to the community and his history of failure to appears. I know people change, but judges see that and think "this guy can't be trusted to be out in the community to do the right thing if he can't even show up to court".
Being up prior to court for 3 days before sentencing drug tested found positive and then sentenced to 300 days incarcerated but the plea bargain was to be 2 years probation. Somehow I received 300 days and the two years probation.
Unless you had permission or a prescription for methamphetamines, you engaged in misconduct by being under the influence. Misconduct between a plea and sentence nullifies any plea agreement, leaving the judge to sentence you as he or she sees fit under the law.
I called police to see if I can report the other two. Got the run around in Jackson county. I finally was told I could report her father biting her. She scratched him protecting herself and he put charges on the child although her injuries were more severe. He made things up to have her go to... Read more »
A woman I reported to the police in May made a tiktok video with me with my pics name and another females pictures accusing us of stalking her and talking to her man. She labeled me stalker no.1 with a restraining order she claims she filed 5 months ago. When I went to the police to complain about... Read more »
They are charging him with criminal sexual material which they have no evidence for and accosting a minor..he was a pizza delivery guy and a electronic order was placed for pizza and he was sent to deliver it. When he got to the motel room he was arrested and told he'd been texting a girl from... Read more »
From which source are you hearing there is no evidence? A jury can only convict based on evidence presented at trial. If there is no evidence, or he is innocent, then the logical choice would be to go to trial. But I suspect the prosecutor has a very different take on whether evidence exists, and...Read more »
The judge's job is not to be in your favor. The only person "in your favor" is your attorney, and he or she must adhere to court rules, case law, statutes, ethics, and rules of evidence while being in your favor. If you have plead and are awaiting sentencing, then now is the time to...Read more »
If the victim & perpetrator live in different states but were both in the same state at the time, where should the victim lodge a complaint, in which state's court should I file and is it still considered a federal crime if the crime didn't cross state lines?
They threatened to keep me for 4yrs or i plead guilty for 2nd hbt and pay 1500 to get out. I didn't know that ment i do 11 months on sentenceing day. I just did two and im on disability. How can they come to my home and nab me up when my kids are grown, im half alive and live a couple countys over?
She was charged with 4 felony's ! Destruction of Property (2 counts over a 1000 each), Domestic Violence & Home Invasion. She was arrested in Jail for 4-5 days and Bonded out for 7grand and was forced to wear a GPS Tether. At the Dist Court... Read more »
Also say the courts granted someone a HYTA but later found out the person who received it was not eligible for it in the first place what would happen? I happen to know someone who received their HYTA prior to 2021 who committed their crime after their 24th birthday and I have no idea how they even... Read more »
he said because he never shouldve granted it because its a felony and the person should b in jail , even tho he gave 2 pr bond before & this cash bond & the person is working, doing everything supposed to be doing & they're supposed to have already dropped the felony, the whole... Read more »
Bond is discretionary, subject to court rules. No, a judge cannot revoke bond for no reason...but it doesn't take much of a reason. Can a judge raise a bond, remanding the person to jail in the interim - effectively revoking bond? Sometimes, depending on circumstances. There are judges that...Read more »
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