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In Florida, if the state tries a person for first degree

In Florida, if the state tries a person for first degree murder and loses - can it then try the same person again for involuntary manslaughter?

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I am writing a murder story that takes place in Florida. My

I am writing a murder story that takes place in Florida. My defendant accidentally strangles my victim with a rope while practicing BDSM.Does this accidental death qualify as first degree murder, or a lesser charge?

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How serious is the charge of Criminal Trespassing-Enter

How serious is the charge of Criminal Trespassing-Enter Structure, especially when there was never any criminal intent?

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Can one be prosecuted for rape when one individual is 14 and

Can one be prosecuted for rape when one individual is 14 and another 17in 2004 and if so it there a way to settle outside court to avoid prison time/felony charge and in state of new york

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If i filed a fals report how do i go about it and fix it so

if i filed a fals report how do i go about it and fix it so i can set things straight with myself and the courts

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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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I have just been charged with pl 130.65-1 and 130.52. I am a

I have just been charged with pl 130.65-1 and 130.52. I am a teacher of over 15 years and this is my first time with such an issue.JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: New YorkJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: I am speaking to the public defender tomorrow. I have no money and due to money issues almost lost my house last year, so hiring one is not possible.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: I need to have my name cleared and keep my teaching certification.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 Criminal Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I understand 6 member juries are permitted in felony cases

I understand 6 member juries are permitted in felony cases in Florida (with the exception of first degree murder). Can a defendant waive their right to a 12 member jury in FL on a 1st degree murder charge?

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I have an ex who recently violated a refrain from order of

I have an ex who recently violated a refrain from order of protection I had against him. This order was placed in lieu of another domestic violence incident that occurred which he was given one year ACD for (that he is currently six months into) He has a history including dwis and other minor arrests as well as a full stay away I once was granted against him. What is his outcome.JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: NY, this happened a week ago. He has turned himself in for violating this refrain from, which he's being charged with a class e felony as well as being ACD for the original charges that brought about the order in the first place.JA: Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: You're the first one.JA: Thank you.Customer: I know it depends on the judge, but what normally happens in this situation? He isn't going to get away with it is he?JA: Is there anything else important you think the Criminal Lawyer should know?Customer: No just the information I provided.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 Criminal Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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