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I was ticketed by Game Warden with authorized official,
I was ticketed by Game Warden for interference with authorized official, making false statement and failure to produce wildlife. This happen on federal land and I received a fine of $280. He told me if I fight it in court and lose it would go on my record. So I paid the fine online, but I am worry this might affect my career down the road.
My son was stopped violation, and cops found marijuana
My son was stopped for traffic violation, and cops found marijuana grinders in backpack in trunk of one of the kids in car. My son had no idea it was there. It was empty. My son got ticket, court date, and now I'm wondering if we should have had or have lawyer. My son pleaded guilty (thinking he'd get probation) , judge has not sentenced yet, but gave him 2 weeks to think about his life. Tomorrow we go for sentencing. What can we do now!?
I am in a diversion program a ciivilians arrest. I went to
Hi,I am in a diversion program for for a ciivilians arrest for trespassing. I went to court and I pleaded no lo contendere and they put me in a diversion program where I have to see a doctor. I was told this would not show on my record. However I have an employment application that asks whether I've been convicted of a felony and misdeameanor. Would I have to answer yes to this question. I was told I was not convicted but I would like to make sure what the legal ramificatios are. Thank you.
I have a court date from what I understand is a misdemeanor
I have a court date from what I understand is a misdemeanor case for possesion of <25grams of THC. I am 18 years old, had a clean record before hand and was led to beleive by the officer that if I were to show up to the optional court date that I would not face extremely harsh punsihment (jail time especially) and was also told straight up that it would not impede on my admittance to my University. I would like any sort of assurance as to if the officer was lying to me/what to expect. Thank you for your timeI have the money to pay the 439$ fine in full. The specific ordinance violated was 9.961.41 (3g) (e). More or less I am concerned about my future, immediate and long term. I am concerned about my ability to get an education and employment. Also, specifically what I need to avoid during my court case in order to minimize chances of jail time/other punishments.
A month before I started a job I told them about my
A month before I started a job I told them about my backround in detail. The still hired me and I worked there for 2 months and they said my backround is a problem and fired me do I have any right on this matter
I live in Texas and had no criminal record snd was arrested
I live in Texas and had no criminal record snd was arrested for harbouring a runaway (16 years old, now 17). His family has lied to multiple government agencies, "out to get me". Supposedly, there is a no-contact order that I have not been served with. I was told by my public defender's assistant not to contact the young man or I'd be arrested. If this actually exists, is it even valid since I was not served and do not have a copy of it? The lies are disgusting, they have reported me to CPS regarding my daughter and I'm going to be worked up for PTSD becsuse of their claims and lies. The "victim" is in defense of me and the truth. If this no-contact order is valid, he had no say in it. At 17 now, is he able to have it dismissed since it is based on revenge and a fabricated story? I'm so lost, confused and am not informed of anything.
It involves food stamp fraud, New York, No I have not, IView more criminal law questions
It involves food stamp fraudJA: Because consumer protection law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: New YorkJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No I have notJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: I haven't talked to oneJA: 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 Criminal Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.