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What class offense is 8oz of promethazine and what are the

what class offense is 8oz of promethazine and what are the penalties for harris county houston, tx

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Alex J. Esq.

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My daughter was involved in an incident at school. She was

My daughter was involved in an incident at school. She was placed in the asst. vice principal's office with the door opened. Many people walked by and when she was finished explaining her side of the incident the deputy appeared. He ask her questions regarding the incident, read her the Maranda rights and told her the guidance counselor was there to help her understand her rights. She was a 17 when the incident occured, she was questioned days after turning 18I would like to know what are our/her rights regarding this type of questioning?

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My son had kicked in his window to his apartment the other

My son had kicked in his window to his apartment the other night because a friend was in the apartment intoxicated and not answering the door after many attempts of calling and knocking. A neighbor heard the window break and called the police. My son was in his room dealing with his friend when there was a knock on the door. His other friend answered the door. It was the police. They entered the home (six of them) and proceeded to look around the apartment. They then found marijuana paraphernalia. They confiscated it, handed my son a business card of a drug task force agent and asked him to call a few days later. He was not arrested. My son called the officer who informed him that he wanted my son to become an informant, wear a wire and help arrest others. My son declined. The next day three police officers showed up at his apartment and arrested him. Handcuffed him and charged him with drug possession and paraphernalia. There were no drugs in his apartment, He was not given his Miranda rights. Can a student in college be arrested after the fact, as well as declining to become an informant???

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Is my arrest legal if I wasn't read my Miranda rights first?

Is my arrest legal if I wasn't read my Miranda rights first?

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My partner and I were not aware of are rights and were never

My partner and I were not aware of are rights and were never warned of our rights before we were questioned about some Aluminum shelves we took from a renovating company that we believed was from the snack company that moved out of that building complex. For 15 years that snack company made an offer to me to collect there recycled material such as copper, aluminum, wire, and computers. A week later we were arrested for Grand Theft. We were never warned of our Miranda Rights.We saw the aluminum shelving there one day and decided to wait a week to see if any one claimed it. The shelves were dirty and it was raining during that week we waited. We decided to recycle the shelves. After 3 days a police officer questioned us and unaware of our rights we answered the truth and they told us it did not belong to the snack company but the renovating company. We offered to pay the amount of the shelves and we tried to retrieve it back at the recycling company, but they processed the aluminum and was shipped out and melted. We want to know if our rights were violatedand can that be used in court to dismiss all the information that the police officer questioned us about.

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Dave my daughter is on inactive probation and just ran from

Dave my daughter is on inactive probation and just ran from police cause she was afraid of messing up probation and now faces a fleeing and eluding a charge of 54 in a 25 and a paraphernalia charge don't know what to do this all happened in Toledo ohioJA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?Customer: What do you needJA: OK got it. Last thing — Criminal Lawyers generally expect a deposit of about $18 to help with your type of question (you only pay if satisfied). Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.

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When a officier knocks on your door and you come out

when a officier knocks on your door and you come out for questioning pretaining a dui 45 minutes earlier and goes into your house and searches two garage and your pockets before arresting you and searching your pockets after he arrest you again, does the officier have to read you your miranda rights being that it is not a routine traffic stop,because it took place at your home. plus the officiers never recieved any consent or mentioned any consent on thier police report or audio tape.how does the miranda warning work legally for me.

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I was charged with hit and run and DUI the other night and

I was charged with hit and run and DUI the other night and I initially told the police I was not the driver of the car. Later that night the officer told me that the lady involved in the car I hit positively id me as they brought me out of the house I was in.....should I change my statement? What will the ramifications be?

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We received notification from our phone company that my 16

We received notification from our phone company that my 16 year-old son's phone records (and all connected lines) have been subpoened by our city's police department for the grand jury. We have no other information. Can you suggest a next step and what questions to ask - assuming we trust our son that he can't think of anything he's done that would be illegal. JA: OK. The Criminal Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet? Customer: no JA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Criminal Lawyer can help you best. Is there anything else the Criminal Lawyer should be aware of? Customer: We are unaware of any criminal activity or misbehavior on the part of my son. 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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