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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and White Collar Crime for New Jersey on
Q: I have a question i need to ask my question is right now im on probation my charge is not serious my fines are under$200

now i have 3 months to go and my probation officer has nit yet sent me to a job yet for community service whats next for me?so niw since my fine paid off do i still have to do community service im on probation for 6 months and

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Jan 23, 2018

Much more information would be needed to answer your question, I suggest the cheapest way is to ask your lawyer or your probation officer, otherwise another lawyer will charge you

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Banking and White Collar Crime for New Jersey on
Q: How to respond to detective calling me about ex employer who I worked for under the table accusing me of check fraud?

Worked under the table for an elderly lady for three months. Rate of pay was a verbal agreement depending on the task and her mood . Sometimes she paid at end of day sometimes weekly . she paid two times with cash $50 and $40 and 3 times with a check each for $100. stopped working for her and... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Jan 5, 2018

Your only protection is to hire a good lawyer. In a he said she said case the judge will determine who is more credible. If you have any past record or even look shady that could sway the judge to go against you and find that you were guilty. Do not talk to the police until you speak with a... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Social Security and White Collar Crime for New Jersey on
Q: What's the chance of a sentence modification with 5yrs/5yr disqualifier 1st offence 2C:30-7A, served 41 mths of 60 mths?
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Aug 3, 2017

The chances are as good as what your lawyer will tell you. Unfortunately we would need to know much more information about your case before giving any type of educated guess about what your chances would be. Everything is based on the facts of your case and your prior record again ask the lawyer... Read more »

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Q: When the prosecutor on a criminal case withholds evidence for almost 6 months does that mean she doesn't have any?

Family member is being persecuted for a white color crime having to do with over 5 million dollars and is being framed

prosecutor waited six months to hand over discovery only because judge forced her to, does tis mean she may not have enough evidence to prosecute?

James A. Abate
James A. Abate answered on Nov 7, 2016

There are many reasons why a prosecutor may or may not turn over discovery. In the case you are discussing it sounds like the Prosecutor does not believe the Defendant was entitled to the discovery and motion to compel was filed.

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