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Q: If a federal felon on probation is pulled over is the right to search any different than someone not on probation????
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Jul 6, 2019

Generally, yes. It is standard that a person on probation is essentially forced to consent to searches whereas a person who is not on probation cannot be randomly searched.

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Q: Does somebody on probation have the same legal rights as somebody not on probation
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Jun 23, 2019

No. Generally, their probation officer can authorize a search. They are also subject to restrictions.

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes and Sexual Harassment for North Dakota on
Q: sexual assault

My fiancé is being charged with this right now but they don't have anything other than he said she said what will happen I need help or advice to help understand what's going to happen

Nicholas Nelson
Nicholas Nelson answered on Feb 9, 2018

There are too many unanswered questions to render any legal advice. "He said, she said" testimony may or may not be admissible in court proceedings. Statements by the defendant, your fiancé, are likely to be admitted into evidence, and testimony by the alleged victim may or not be admissible... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for North Dakota on
Q: I was wondering if I got my cousin to sign a notarized paper stating that he confesses to the crime that I didnt do

Hey just wanted to ask you a question.

I was wondering if I got my cousin to sign a notarized paper stating that he confesses to the crime that I did not commit how would I present it to the court?and what would happen? He looks just like me

The cops have no pictures don't have... Read more »

Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Oct 5, 2017

You need a lawyer to address these issues. Self-help is unfruitful.

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Q: Sexual assault

My fiancé is being charged with sexual assault right now but they don't have anything other than he said she said. I need help to understand what's going to happen

Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Oct 5, 2017

The prosecutor and police will collect evidence ton use against your fiancé, the court procedure will include multiple appearances and may include a trial. If your finacé doesn't have an attorney, then your fiancé will be in a very difficult situation.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for North Dakota on
Q: I was granted full immunity in a criminal case, unfortunately I was charged roughly a year later with a separate offense

However my immunity case was a direct factor in the sentence I received in a separate case. I have no prior convictions and the states attorney brought up my immunity case to justify the amount of time she was giving me? Do I have any legal recourse?

Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Oct 5, 2017

Your question is much too vague to provide an answer. I suggest contacting an attorney.

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