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In a common sense case if a person wasn't seen a the crime

In a common sense case if a person wasn't seen a the crime breaking in a home and no one witness the crime.In the State of Florida can a person be convicted on a palm print through a agency without showing documentation of a person. If a person had a trail and the trail was hung jury can a judge retail the case after he giving his word on a mistrail

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I was pulled over and the officer said he paced

I was pulled over for speeding and the officer said he paced me. the dash cam shows me passing the officer and the car he was following but has no speed anywhere. He did not use a radar gun. There is no set distance in Illinois or training for pacing. There is also no department policy on pacing. How is this legal. He said I was doing 61 in a 45 but I know this to be a lie as I looked at my speedometer when I went past the cop. the audio has been erased from the dash cam. He had pulled out of a parking lot and almost hit me and I blew my horn at him which I assume made him mad and 30 seconds later I was pulled over

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This is a social as well as a political question. I'm not

This is a social as well as a political question. I'm not sure it is appropriate for this forum, but I paid my fee and will take my chances. I have been wondering for a couple of years now why the President refuses to speak out against the daily massacre of young blacks in Chicago? He spoke out about Ferguson, Baltimore, etc., etc., but will not demand that the violence stops in his adopted hometown. It can't be a partisan issue can it? If I were President, I would go on national TV and tell the thugs in Chicago that it stops today. If not, the 101st AB will be there to protect the lives and property of innocent people. I think of Ike and JFK sending Federal troops to troubled areas in the South during the Civil Rights days.

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This is a follow question to your answer today 1/2/2016 (1)

This is a follow question to your answer today 1/2/2016 (1) If i understand correctly The Gov" haș 70days to refile, providing they are no unavailable wintess. (2). Does a dismîssal For violațion of STA Constituțe as a dismissal, as in Mîstrial, During or after a jury trial.? (3) how many times does The Gov.have to refile a Fed case that does not Carry a Life sentence ? (4) after two dismissals can The Gov File a third time?

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Gerald, Esq

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If a person in The estern diștrict. Poșt mistrial, (hung jury)

If a person in The estern diștrict. Poșt mistrial, (hung jury) sucessfully had His case dismissed For speedy trial act violation STA. 3 years after The trial. How long does The goverment have to refile. Charges were dismissed without prejudice. The defendents is in pro se. Dismîssed charges usc 1591 And 2251 aiding And abeting.

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Gerald, Esq

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$25 TIP - PLEASE KNOW ABOUT JURY NULLIFICATION (HOPEFULLY

$25 TIP - PLEASE KNOW ABOUT JURY NULLIFICATION (HOPEFULLY IN MICHIGAN).I am going to trial in Calhoun County circuit Court, Michigan, for Felony charge of meth possession of 3 grs. My only other record is meth possession in California 12 years ago where I successfully completed a drug diversion program with no conviction.>I am 62 years old with tens of thousands of dollars annual cost for medical eye care>The prosecution does not want to offer me a plea bargain of any kind of probation (section 4711, delayed/deferred sentencing/probation) and wants to put me in prison.>Can a Defense lawyer In Michigan Circuit Court appeal directly to the jury for a jury Nullification>are these statements allowed to be mentioned in defense closing>Too harsh a punishment for non-violent, low level type offender, and we will directly ask for your help (the jury's help) at end of closing>there are other non-prison term probation option (section 7411) that need be offered>There is a HUGE michigan state budget deficit and that its proven-MUCH cheaper to use non-prison probation options with non-violent offenders which help save michigan tax payers their hard earned money.>Ask jury in THIS case, Which is smarter spent money , Michigan spends $70,000 Prison cost (including eye care medical costs) for this offender each year OR fix 7,000 pot holes each year or respond to 150, 9-1-1 calls each year or hire two teach asstn each year that I am in prison>DA has head in the sand and arrogant about how to mis-spend your tax dollars. All public officials including DA should be doing their part for the people of michigan in helping to reduce the state budget deficit specifically by offering THIS case a cost saving, no-prison probation plea bargain.>Tell Jury to send message to DA to wake up and smell the coffee. Ask jury for their help by requesting that at least one jurist find me Not Guilty creating a hung jury/mistrial to tell the DA they believe The punishment (Prison ) is 1) too harsh and 2) NOT cost effective way to handle THIS case and DA needs to offer a no prison probation type plea bargain sentence.>CAN I MAKE THE CLOSING ARGUMENTS I'M VERY GOOD AT IT

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William B. Esq.

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i have been sued by a former employee for harrassment, fraud

i have been sued by a former employee for harrassment, fraud and other things. went to court county paid for my atty costs. it was a month long trial with a hung jury. one year later today same person filed a bogus complaint that i bumped into her. there are cameras that will verify i didnt bump into her nor say anthing. there were also two others that were there. how do i get this girl to stop these alligations? ive worked there for 32 years she has been there maybe 5 years

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Legalease

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I was found guilty (by jury) of 3 felony counts of embezzlement

I was found guilty (by jury) of 3 felony counts of embezzlement (out of 7) that amounted to total fines of $7,500 for the 3 counts. This persecution arose out of my position as President of a Chamber of Commerce in which the Board of Directors had knowledge of my actions, and oversaw the independent audits (that did not show any discrepancies).The Board railroaded me out without cause and then went back to try and find any thing to justify the dismissal to prevent me from suing them (I had an employment contract) and in their minds, prevent them from being sued by the local government.Can the Board be sued (with any chance of success) or be held culpable or complicit in their actions?

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Alex J. Esq.

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I am writing a script for a mock trial exercise for high school

I am writing a script for a mock trial exercise for high school students attending a Superior Court educational tour. The one hour mock trial would be 1/3 of the tour that would also include a visit to Arraignment Court, and viewing a real trial, usually in the criminal division.The mock trial would involve the following charges:Driving under the influenceObstruction of JusticeConspiracy to obstruct justiceFacts of the case include the following: A 21 year-old man, and a 20 year old woman have attended a wedding rehearsal dinner at a country club where they both had champagne. The man drives his car with the woman as passenger on their way to an after party at the home of the groom's parents. When the man drives too fast, and has to slam on the brakes, the woman offers to drive, and they switch places. Then they come to a sobriety checkpoint, and are stopped in a line of cars. The man asks the woman to help him put up the top on the convertible to save his upholstery from the dew. The woman and man get out of the car. The man goes to the driver's side and says that he will switch places with the woman so she won't get arrested. The man gets in on the driver's side of the car, and the women walks to the passenger side and gets in the car. Shortly, the woman says “No. It won't work.” She gets out and goes to the driver's side and gets the man to switch back. When the woman does the nose testing and line walking test she demonstrates a bit of impairment. Her blood alcohol level is tested at .009 just below the line for someone under age under the California Zero Tolerance regime. She is given a ticket for underage drinking, and the man and the woman drive away. The next person in line after them is a man who passes the nose touching and walk the line tests. Then he tells the police patrolman that he saw the woman switch with the man; she moved from the passenger seat, and he moved from the driver's seat. The Police Officer put out an all-points bulletin for the car owned by the man, and being driven by the woman. Patrol Officer's do stop the woman and the man, and they take them to a police substation where just one hour after they left the country club, he tests at a blood alcohol content of .08 just at the level for a charge of driving under the influence, for which he is charged. The woman and man are also both charged with obstruction of justice, and conspiracy to obstruct justice. The man's defense on the DUI charge is the rising blood alcohol level defense. A DUI test was never taken at a time close to when he was operating the car. The state says that he was in control of the car when he sat in the driver's seat at the Sobriety Checkpoint. Their defense to the obstruction of justice case is that the witness arrived at the Sobriety Checkpoint only in time to see the switch back. Their defense to the conspiracy to obstruct justice is that there was no overt action needed to complete a conspiracy. The prosecution points out that the man was in the driver's seat in control of the vehicle, and the women was in the passenger's seat, a prerequisite for her to not having to take tests for DUI, and driving under age. At this point, she did not say “I cannot tell a lie”, she said “No. This won't work”.The Jury has too much to deal with, and no smoking gun; so it will probably be hung. The mock trial is a script providing a play by play drama. But the kids can also improvise a bit to possibly come up with questions and answers that might result in a verdict. Please point out any fallacies that need to be corrected so that the class will have the most valid mock trial experience possible.

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Brandon M.

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