(a) Any person, persons, corporation or association desiring to use a public park, street or other public property of the City of Port Clinton to hold an activity or event shall first obtain... Read more »
Ohio revised code 505.07 seems purpose written to allow Township Trustees and Developers to effectively negate the results of any zoning referendum and deny citizens voting rights. Consider the following scenario, Trustees have been ignoring recommendations from zoning board and residents to not... Read more »
Local governments can mostly do what they want unless subjected to a legal challenge. Concerned residents can join together and use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local attorney who handles administrative law, land use, and zoning issues, to advise them about filing a lawsuit.
My sister is being charged with this. Also so is another person. Solely off of a text message. Sat 6 month already in the county jail with a court apt lawyer who didnt even know she had court today. Guy bought from my sister then went and bought from someone else bcuz he said hers was junk. Brother... Read more »
It could cause problems for you and for him if you leave before 18. Hang on for 30 more days. But consider that if you leave now or when 18, you might no longer have any health insurance, car insurance, or other support from your family. If your friend later kicks you out, then that could be...Read more »
Jeopardy to later be charged with F-5 internal possession as a whole new case filed against me for that same urine screen which was used as evidence to charge me with D.U.I? I feel that is being tried for the same case twice.
This would be an interesting one to argue. The standard for double jeopardy is whether each offense requires proof of an element which the other does not. For the DUI that’s easy. DUI requires proof that you operated a motor vehicle. Drug possession certainly does not. Similarly, normal drug...Read more »
Circumstantial evidence's value is every bit the same as the value of direct evidence. "It's only circumstantial" is a nonsense TV thing. Circumstantial evidence is often extremely powerful. Here is the example that is often given in court. You go to sleep at night and there is no snow on the...Read more »
There are a wide range of acceptable search warrants. The most critical factor is whether or not it’s been approved (signed) by a judge. If you’re being charged with a crime, you should hire an attorney.
That the reason he needed a ride is because he was involved in a hit and run and the police were looking for him. Got a visit from his uncle who is also my neighbor. And he said my brother and I could get aiding and abetting charges. I’ve never been in trouble with the law all my life. Will I be... Read more »
The police can question a child without his or her parent(s) present, yes. But a child has the same rights as anyone not to talk to the police if he or she does not want to. Why do they want to talk to a child that is neither a suspect nor a witness?
I'm sorry that you are going through this. Generally, grandparents do have visitation rights but it is limited to certain situations by Ohio law. While you can file a motion pro se (without an attorney), it is likely in your best interests to find an attorney to review your case and help you...Read more »
Insurance on vehicles currently driven after 2 affidavits estimate from certified mech several calls and hearing request they still suspened lisc claiming they didnt get hear request i appealed litigated with attorney gen and then provided a copy of request and cancelled check at which time they... Read more »
I was originally arraigned for F-3 Domestic Violence, F-4 Attempted Domestic Violence, and F-3 Abduction from Municipal Court, bound over to Common Pleas. The Grand Jury indicted me on Attempted Felonious Assault and Abduction. The Judge, in arbitrium judicis, as a one man grand jury, added a... Read more »
I was denied exculpatory (ESI) evidence that would prove otherwise of an abduction of my wife, after offer of proof was made within a jury trial. My counsel was well informed of my claimed defense and shared the fact with the prosecution within the preliminary stages. There was a very... Read more »
Whoa! Slow down. You are just running with a bunch of stuff you clearly do not understand well.
Let's start with this preliminary question on which half of your argument rests: what offense(s) were you originally indicted with, and what offense were you convicted of? If the offense you...Read more »
It really depends where the rack is, whether it is accessible from inside the vehicle, and whether the firearms is of specific length, can have the action open, etc. What describe is likely legally. Read this...http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/2923.16
My child got beat up after school while walking to the bus just outside the school when they called me they wouldn't go into details I requested to be present for any questioning and they said that's not a law and they can question child if they want to. Also so far the police is refusing to take a... Read more »
School and police officials can question a child without the child's parents present. As far as the law enforcement side of it, the child does have the right to refuse to answer questions from a law enforcement official and/or to insist on the presence of an attorney. The police are not required to...Read more »
Police had had pretty good luck with the courts when it comes to opening containers found in the passenger compartment of a vehicle. The rationale that there could be a weapon in there is appealing to the courts, which have shown great concern for officers' safety during traffic stops. Ultimately,...Read more »
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