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My 14 yr old son was arrested and entering a vehicle. He was

My 14 yr old son was arrested for breaking and entering a vehicle. He was not given his miranda rights. Should I seek professional attorney assistance? May his case be dismissed due to the above?

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Dwayne B.

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I have no record, was arrested & charged with 3 felonies

I have no record, was arrested & charged with 3 felonies July 2. burglary, assault & battery & domestic abuse. I am 8 months pregnant, knocked on the door of my husbands girlfriends house. my son wasn't supposed to be there. she said he wasn't, I heard him cry & pushed my way past her to go in. my husband came out & tackled me until the police got there & I bit him to try to get him to get his hand off my mouth. very short summary, but to explain the*****is July 18 that will be my first time to see the judge. do the people pressing charges get to decide if these are felonies or not? I have no idea what to expect. jail time, etc.

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In Kentucky, what distinguishes the degree of a crime?

In Kentucky, what distinguishes the degree of a crime? Specifically, what defines first degree burglary from second degree, third degree, etc. At what degree does burglary change from a misdemeanor to a felony? Or are all degrees classified as felonies?

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We are in Pittsburgh pa, and my parents are the victim in a

We are in Pittsburgh pa, and my parents are the victim in a juvenile case of an attempted burglary. At pre trial this week, we were not given any opportunity to speak, even though the mother of the defendant was, and the prosecutor never spoke to us, meet us etc... Are we able to request a new prosecutor and or jusdge?

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My son has been charged with 2 counts of burglary (day), 1

My son has been charged with 2 counts of burglary (day), 1 count of grand larceny and petit larceny. He has been in county jail for 100 days and his court appointed attorney has presented a plea for 2 years. This is in SC. Does this plea seem fair or are there other things we can ask of the attorney or we can do? He has never had any federal charges prior.JA: The Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Lawyer can help you best. Is there anything else the Lawyer should be aware of?Customer: Garrett, my son was addicted to xanex and has gone to rehab since in jail. He gave back the items he still had to the victim. He's not been in any trouble in jail.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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Zoey_ JD

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I bought a cell phone & gave it to my boyfriend last month.

I bought a cell phone & gave it to my boyfriend last month. he had went on a walk and was stopped by police and questioned. he told them I had just gave him the phone & he was trying to set up Gmail on it but was having trouble. they handcuffed him, put him in police car & called me to ask if his story was true. I told them yes & described the phone to a "T". They asked me once more if I had biought the phone & gave it to him, I replied yes. they thanked me & hung up. They took him to jail anyway & charged him with Attempted Burglary. (for what?) don't know.. I bonded him out. Now if you watch the news he was arrested on the 25 of this month which was on Fox13 news. A man on secret mission,(Ryan Fricks). he got a new bruglary charge which they have gave him a bond on , but revoked his bond on the Attempted Burglary charge that he was out on bond with. That attempted burglary should not of been a charge, he didn't have stolen phone. So my question is,,, How hard will it be to get that charge off him to where he can get released on these new charges. Which he owns up to.

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I had withheld adjudication charges and took a

I had withheld adjudication for drug charges and took a guilty plea for attempted burglary in Florida. My ex called in the complaint, got a restraining order, tried to get the charges dropped, and dropped the restraining order. I later found out that she was pregnant, very upset that we were not dating, and trying to hurt me.Am I allowed to have a gun in Oregon with one felony conviction and a dropped restraining order?

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I have a burglary charge in 2000 I didn't serve jail time

I have a burglary charge in 2000 I didn't serve jail time only probation and I'd like to buy a firearm. It happened in North Dakota and I live in CaliforniaJA: OK. The Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: I live in a small town and no one knows gun laws and ritesJA: Is there anything else the Lawyer should be aware of?Customer: I have a few misdemeanors. There were two other felonies with the burglary charges that were dismissed that I have paperwork after the two-year probationJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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In Oklahoma, my son is in a county jail. While in solitary

In Oklahoma, my son is in a county jail. While in solitary confinement, he attempted to heat a bottle of water with a match and then flushed it in the toilet. He will be charged with (1) Arson, but level 1, 2, 3 or 4 is not known yet. He did not willfully try to burn down the building! He is also charged with (2)Possession of Contraband (matches) by Inmate and (3) Destroying Evidence. He wants to fight the charges because he did not willfully/intentionally attempt to start a fire for any malicious reason. Do you think he has a good case to take to trial? However, if he must plead guilty, are any of these charges a 50% crime? or 85% crime?

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