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My son has been charged with 2 counts of burglary (day), 1
My son has been charged with 2 counts of burglary (day), 1 count of grand larceny and petit larceny. He has been in county jail for 100 days and his court appointed attorney has presented a plea for 2 years. This is in SC. Does this plea seem fair or are there other things we can ask of the attorney or we can do? He has never had any federal charges prior.JA: The Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Lawyer can help you best. Is there anything else the Lawyer should be aware of?Customer: Garrett, my son was addicted to xanex and has gone to rehab since in jail. He gave back the items he still had to the victim. He's not been in any trouble in jail.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 Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.
Dec 2009 I was arrested petit larceny less than
Dec 2009 I was arrested for felony petit larceny less than 100.00 which was decreased to misdemeanor as conviction in state Va. I made mistake haven't got in any further trouble nor do I plan to as I was 19 and never have been in trouble, did time at Chesapeake jail as indicated on weekends as judge allowed me this due to carrying heavy college load. I did community work as indicated did not violate my year probation. Recently accepted to nursing school in Va at Mary mount is there anyway my case could be expunged or is there anything that could be done to help with sealing my records. Thank you, W***** A**** J****,l*, 2***
My husband is being falsely accused of stealing a phone at
My husband is being falsely accused of stealing a phone at the gym he goes too. The cops took him in, and gave him a hearing date and took his prints and everything. However that day he went to work, came home we went jogging and next door to our house there is a camera (company with a camera on its wall) we must have came out there, we ran through it on the way out and the way in and after our run we went to staples another place that must have cameras. We both have an app on our phone that tracks the date and distance and times we ran. The cop showed a video that is not my husband, my husband tried to point out differences between him and the guy on the video and all the cop continuously said was "well it doesn't have to be an exact match" "the description doesn't have to be exact" and then threaten him with central bookings if he didn't admit he did. The guy in the video is not him and they can't even see his full face to confirm. The cop was convinced it was him and didn't even care to further investigate. What can we do in regards ***** ***** Apparently this guy wants to press charges for his phone, but my husband wasn't even in the gym that day. The cop claims that the gym guy said he was there 110% however, that's impossible bc he wasn't! The guy even told the my husband he never said that, but of course the police want to twist it around and say that my husband is intimidating. Can a lawyer please guide us. My husband is innocent I am certain of that he has no need to steal a phone. What should we do????
My son has been stealing money from family.....using ATM cards,
My son has been stealing money from family.....using ATM cards, cash from purses and safes. He has also stolen coins, jewelry, handgun. We believe he needs to be arrested. Please tell me what happens when we do that.....do we press charges, can they be dropped? How long would he be in jail before charge/sentencing?
, I was shopping at sportsmans warehouse with a friend last
Hi, I was shopping at sportsmans warehouse with a friend last night and was charged with petit larceny. I had unintentionally put two small cases of shotgun shells in my pocket, worth a total of $5.98, and proceded to purchase a four pack of gas canisters for a coleman stove, worth around $13 i believe. While paying for the fuel I had forgotten that the shotgun shells were in my pocket. Upon exiting the store I was confronted by three men and escorted back into the store (who I assume were undercover cameramen of sorts for the warehouse) and they searched me, found the unpaid for shotgun shells and called the police. The police did their thing and charged me with a $500 dollar fine and petit larceny. This is my first theft charge, although I was recently charged with public intoxication. I live in Reno, NV which is where this altercation occurred.I was wondering what my chances are of not having this misdemeanor show up on my record, and instead, get some sort of theft class or even the have the charge dropped as an alternative, as I assume a misdemeanor for theft would be a big deterrent for future career prospects.Do you have any experience with this?If so thanks alot in advance!
I was ticketed larceny in Oklahoma, I was told IView more criminal law questions
I was ticketed for petit larceny in Oklahoma, I was told I could either pay the fine or go to court. Is there any chance if I do go to court that I can keep this off my record? I made a big mistake and have never been in trouble before. I am so scared and upset I just want to know what to expect.