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I was horribly abused last night by a police officer.
i was horribly abused last night by a police officer. girlfriend called for help. upon arrival police present. her husband died and stepchildren tried to throw her out of her home. i went in home to say goodbye and wife and son were present. i said calmly, you know this is not the time or place to settle money issues. that is what attorneys are for. Son became verbally abusive screaming profanity at me as i walked out of house. told officer exactly what i said, he threw handcuffs on me and put me in jail. I was horrified as i am a upstanding , educated citizen and i am not abusive in any way. Do I have any recourse?JA: OK. To minimize me, please click the down arrow at the top right corner of this box.Customer: Hello, are you there?JA: No. I'm the Criminal Lawyer's Assistant.Customer: Who must I ask?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: SC last evening.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No, I was not sure anything could be done.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: T I have never been arrested for anything in my life. The handcuffs were hurting me and left deep indentations in my wrists.
I was false accused of domestic violence and forceful attack
I was false accused of domestic violence and forceful sexual attack by my now ex wife, out of 7 charges I was found guilty of the lesser 2, spousal battery and making a criminal threat. My ex testified and lied several times resulting in a conviction and time served. Is there anything I can do to get justice? like a civil law suit?JA: You're dealing with a tough issue. But don't worry -- you're in good hands. I know the lawyer has information that can help. Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: no
My son is in prison violation years. He and the chaplain
My son is in prison for probation violation for 2 years. He and the chaplain called today because my son was just diagnosed with cancer of the only kidney he has and his lungs. Is there anyway to get him home maybe on house arrest or something like that so his family can take care of him?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: North Carolina and he went to prison March 3, 2016JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No, they called about 2 hours ago
My ex husband has an outstanding warrant payment of child
My ex husband has an outstanding warrant for non payment of child support in the amount of just under $170,000 in NC. He belongs to a motorcycle club and lives in a home owned by the club. Whenever the local sheriffs attempt to serve him with the warrant, the other club members say he's not there despite his vehicles being on the property. Can I take legal action against the club for harboring a fugitive?
I am entering into a roommate agreement with a 42-year-old
I am entering into a roommate agreement with a 42-year-old lady who moved to the city recently. The deal is good, it will save me about $500 a month. I am a clean, respectful person and want to make sure I am protected in case of any false allegation from my roommate in future. Eg. rape, sexual assault, theft, misdemeanor, felony, battery etc etc. Is there a way to protect myself? If yes, what should I do? If there is no way I can protect myself, I will continue to live alone. Please let me know.
My wife and hosted a birthday party year old daughter and a
My wife and hosted a birthday party for 13 year old daughter and a few of her friends and adults. Some of the adults had a few beers in the garage and the kids were in the house with my wife and some adult family members serving food and having the Birthday cake. A few days later, a minor attending, upon questioning by her mom, said that we supplied alcohol to the minors there and my wife and I were charged (this was in IL) with contributing to delinquency of a minor for providing alcohol to minors. We did not! The minor said she was given Blue Moon alcohol, except we didn't have that even in the garage or house! How do we defend ourselves?
I am 72 years old and just discovered that I have still a PC
I am 72 years old and just discovered that I have still a PC 459-second degree conviction from 54 years ago on my record. I need help in filing forms for reduction or dismissal.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: San Mateo County, CAJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No. Don't know how to find the right attorney and do not have a lot of money.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.
My husband has an old drug felony of cocaine from 1993 in
My husband has an old drug felony for possession of cocaine from 1993 in Colorado. He completed his probation years ago and has been clean since than. He has a good work history and credit history. We live a quiet life. Is there anyway his criminal record could be sealed? It's hard to find new employment with this on his record.
I recently found out someone I know has a felony 5 andView more criminal law questions
I recently found out someone I know has a felony 5 and posted pictures of the self at a shooting range shooting guns. And a short video of it too. It's in Ohio and I need to know the steps to have this person caught