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My husband backed into the mailman who was blocking the end

My husband backed into the mailman who was blocking the end of our driveway. My husband got out of his car, saw there was no damage to the mailman's car except a minor paint transfer, no dent or body damage. My husband drove away thinking everything was okay. The mailman called their supervisor, who called the police. Now my husband is being charged with a hit-skip. What does he need to do ?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: Ohio. Today.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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In ny state if someone is charged with a misdemeanor, and

in ny state if someone is charged with a misdemeanor, and they plead not guilt. are they entitled to a trial by jury?

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I understand this will be just a ball park answer and that

i understand this will be just a ball park answer and that is all i am looking for. I also understand that no criminal activity is condoned , furthermore this is a hypothetical question.if a person was pulled over in a normal traffic stop and had roughly 4 grams of coke on them, what time would they be looking at for first time offence with no lawyer, and roughly the cost to attempt to defend the person "legal fee's"This is assuming the person admits nothing and remains silent.

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My boyfriend choked me in a park and someone called the cops

My boyfriend choked me in a park and someone called the cops and now he is facing first degree assault and second degree assault. I am 10 weeks pregnant and I really don't want him going to jail because I will need his support with the baby and all. This is his first time ever being in trouble with the law. What will happen to him?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: Maryland and April 23JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: He goes on Monday to speak to a lawyerJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I had a restraining order on him last month that I dropped. Will that be a problem too? He was never charged for anything with it. I never showed to court so they dropped it.

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Im terrified today a police officer cited me for esposing

Hi im terrified today a police officer cited me for esposing myself its my first brush with the law and i cant let my family kbow ill be diswoned whats the likelyJA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: Ohio and todayJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No i cant afford one and i cant tell my parebts i luve with them and they would disown me and i would be homelessJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I am a 25 yearold full time student and full time worker ibcant go to jail or my entire life will be over

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I was assaulted by pepper spray was called racial slurs. The

I was assaulted by pepper spray was called racial slurs. The county churched the assailant with 4th degree assault. I think he should be charged with 2nd or 3rd degree assault. the incident was cut on tap.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Minnesota, Anoka countyJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: The officer told me when I called her tonight I have the video tap

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My victom has made contact with my mom and states that she

My victom has made contact with my mom and states that she wants to retract her statement that got me convicted 5 years ago of assault and battery of the first degree.can she do that and if so will it get me off probation and off the sex offenders list and clear my nameJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: SCJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No mam I haven't I just got the message not even an hour agoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My victom was my daughter. She was 8 years old when her mom made her talk to the police.ive been trying to tell my probation officer I was innocent from the get go.my kids both have been taken away from me and their mom and placed in foster care.from me day 1 since everything started up

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I had put myself on a self excluded list in 2004 at a

I had put myself on a self excluded list in 2004 at a casino. I wasn't aware that it was permanent. March, 2017, I entered a casino and received a trespass (1st degree) {Gambling Boat} {Misdemeanor B RS Mo: 313.813}. My court date is June, 2017. What would my penalty be? How much would my out of pocket expense be? Do I have to obtain a lawyer prior to court date? Received two advertising letters from attorneys.JA: What state is this in? And can you tell me a little more about the charge?Customer: The state is Mo.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No.

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Criminal (murder) trial in progress in San Diego. My

Criminal (murder) trial in progress in San Diego. My daughter lives in Kansas. The paralegal for the DA sent her an email "subpoena" - must she attend? California Penal Code 1330 seems to rule out the validity of the "subpoena" because the witness lives in another state and no one served her with itJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: California, San DiegoJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: The jury trial for the first degree murder trial is in progress right now. My daughter has been "subpeoned" to appear and testify. But the "subpoena" was only an email from a paralegal at the DA's office. Does not comply with California Penal Code Section 1330. Need to confirm, and any possible consequences if she does not attend?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: "subpoena" sent in an email March 29, the DA's office booked flight at 5:45 am. on Easter Sunday morning because they want her to be the first witness on Monday morning. We are Catholic. This is egregious.

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