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My son was cited for public urination 3/1/11. His court date

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My son was cited for public urination 3/1/11. His court date is in April. He is to leave 3/18/11 to Thailand for two months on a mission trip with his church. He was not intoxicated. What can he do?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Roger replied 5 years ago.
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He can file a motion to continue the matter until he returns from his trip. Because this is a minor offense, and there is no bond or restriction on him, this should be no problem.

However, he needs to request the continuance as soon as possible by contacting the court clerk. They should have a form he can fill out to get this done.
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