Texas Federal Crimes Questions & Answers

Q: How to get my money back seized by DFW Airport Police.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Feb 21, 2019
Grant St Julian III's answer
Were any criminal charges filed? Were you given any paperwork? Any notice to appear ANYWHERE? Any notice of seizure? Call your lawyer. Good luck.

Q: My sister hit a cop.She has a warrant out for her arrest.She blacked out.What will happen to her.Shes 17.

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Feb 19, 2019
Gary Kollin's answer
She will be prosecuted. She needs an attorney

Q: How do I get defense from electronic harrasment from organized criminals using electromagnetism

2 Answers | Asked in Banking, Civil Litigation, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Jan 28, 2019
Kiele Linroth Pace's answer
A "Faraday cage" can shield against unwanted electromagnetic intrusion but that is a discussion for a science and physics forum.

Q: I fought a 16 year old on her property and I’m 15 and she wants to press charges what would happen to me

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Jan 22, 2019
Kiele Linroth Pace's answer
If you were prosecuted it would most likely be in juvenile court unless there are special circumstances. Don't be afraid to get your parents involved.

Q: Can a person that has press charges on someone and the state pick the case up file a motion for dismissal if its felony

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Dec 18, 2018
Kiele Linroth Pace's answer
No. Only the prosecutor can dismiss a criminal case. The alleged victim can let the prosecutor know that they HOPE the case will be dismissed and/or that they don't want to testify in court.... but the decision about whether or not to dismiss belongs to the prosecutor, not the alleged victim.

Q: for burglary of habitat, with deadly weapon in 1992 how much time you get max. is it life sentance

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Nov 15, 2018
Grant St Julian III's answer
What was his sentence? That is the maximum time he will serve in prison. Remember, parole is not a given at any time, so your brother must be prepared to serve his entire sentence.

Q: Can my boyfriend be charged with a crime if someone else confessed the the crime?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Oct 22, 2018
Kiele Linroth Pace's answer
Frankly, he could be charged with the murdering the Tooth Fairy. Any of us could. Ultimately, the question is whether the prosecution can prove their case beyond a reasonable doubt.

The fact that someone else confessed may help the defense, but not always. Some crimes can be simultaneously committed by multiple people.

Q: is it illegal to not report crimes?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Sep 18, 2018
Roy Lee Warren's answer
It depends on the situation; for instance if it is sexual assault of a child there is a duty to report it. The variables are too numerous to answer all but a good rule of thumb is to report instances when someone is in danger from future acts.

Q: In texas the age of consent is 17, so is it LEGAL for a 17 y/o to date and have sexual intercourse with someone who’s 24

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes, Sexual Harassment and Juvenile Law for Texas on
Answered on Sep 17, 2018
Kiele Linroth Pace's answer
The felony crime of Sexual Performance By A Child applies anyone under 18 years old engaged in sexual conduct. The plain language of the law criminalizes the conduct itself, even if it does not occur as a performance. If there actually is a performance (or recording) then the parents themselves would also commit a felony by giving their consent.

If the 17 years old is a student and the 24 year-old is an employee of a primary or secondary school then it is a different felony offense.

Q: Husband charged with 1st assault charge and an epo put in place for 61days.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Sep 16, 2018
Kiele Linroth Pace's answer
The most important thing to remember about a protective order is that its not YOUR order so you can't give him permission to violate the order. A protective order is a JUDGE'S order. Judge's don't tolerate their orders being violated, and they don't care about the excuse.

The second most important thing to remember is that is almost always easier for the prosecutors to prove a criminal Violation of Protective Order case than it is to prove the original Assault charge. They don't...

Q: police brutality in the 60's

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Sep 10, 2018
Gary Kollin's answer
I am not going to do the work for you.

Perhaps before working on this project you can refine your grammar skills. This is not a text message. It is inappropriate to use abbreviations like it would be inappropriate to use abbreviations in your essay.

Capitals also help. Proofing your writing is mandatory to ensure you have complete sentences. "I would detailed examples" is not proper because there is no verb, although I can figure out what you meant.

If you need help,...

Q: So my boyfriend got arrested and I think it’s my fault, but I’m not sure?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Domestic Violence and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Sep 4, 2018
Roy Lee Warren's answer
It appears he may have violated the protective order so that is why he was arrested. The prosecutor should be willing to answer your questions. Call the County's victim advocate.

Q: I broke up with my ex in 2010 and got with someone else 1 month later. Ex did a drive by and did 2 years in prison.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Aug 22, 2018
Grant St Julian III's answer
Is there a visitation order in effect? Who has conservatorship of the child? Did you have an attorney in the CPS proceedings? Is so, call her/him. Good luck.

Q: If some one text my 18 yr old son and ask him to tell me that next time she me I will be leaving in a body bag. Bc she

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Jul 30, 2018
Grant St Julian III's answer
Produce the message to the police and file an incident report.

Q: Can I file charges on my ex?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Domestic Violence and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Jul 14, 2018
Grant St Julian III's answer
Contact the police in the city where the assault occurred. Good luck.

Q: How many years is the Romeo and Juliet Law?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Jul 13, 2018
Grant St Julian III's answer
See Texas Penal Code Section21.11 - Indecency with a Child, Section 22.011 - Sexual Assault, and Section 43.25 - Sexual Performance by a Child.

Q: Will my kids father loose his rights because of a felony abuse charge?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Domestic Violence and Federal Crimes for Texas on
Answered on Jul 7, 2018
Kiele Linroth Pace's answer
It is unlikely that anything will happen automatically without you hiring a local Family Law attorney to explore possibilities to further restrict or eliminate this person's access to his children.

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