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Me and my wife got into an argument over who would drive

Me and my wife got into an argument over who would drive after leaving the bar one night. She was drunk and had two DUI's and I asked for the car keys. She wouldn't give them up so since they and her cell phone were both hanging out of her pocket (Small stylish, chic jacket with only HALF pockets) i merely reached over and took them. She protested which started a HUGE fight. The cops showed up and I walked off. Long story short they charged me with FELONY robbery for taking my WIFES cell phone. One that I had paid for BEFORE our marriage. What pretrial motion can i file to dispose of this before the trial date and what case law would it be based on please?

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Zoey_ JD

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Is there a way to find out the outcome on cases that show

Is there a way to find out the outcome on cases that show the status of "waived to court" on the criminal report that I pulled from the internet?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?Customer: PAJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I see 4 charges. Three show the status of M3 (which I assume is a misdemeanor and one F which I guess is a felony. I am 70 years old and am being harassed by my next door neighbor (47 years old) by making numerous calls to the police. Now she is claiming that I poisoned her tree and hedges and file a claim with our magistrate.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No, just trying to figure out if she was fined or convicted

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RobertJDFL

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I have been on here before. I just can't get the preliminary

I have been on here before. I just can't get the preliminary heahearing out of my mind. On March 26 me and my boyfriend got into an argument. As I followed my daughter to work he veered into my lane as if uHe was attempting to run me off the road but I trully don't know what his intentions were. My mom And 15 yr daughter were with me. He then followed is to McDonald's and held a pistol up in his truck and said u lay and immediately put it back down . I did not feel it was a threat more or less out of anger. Another person called the cops and even though I insisted I did not feel threatened nor did I feel the need for charges He was arrested and held in jail with a 10000 bond. I have talked to the prosecutor he also will need drop the charges. What can I expect to happen at the preliminary hearing. He was charged with simple assault terrostic threats harassment stalking disorderly conduct. Is a jail sentence possible. Can an agreement be made that day. Feeling sick in pa

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Roger

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I got busted on 09/13/16 and they finally sent me a

Hello i got busted on 09/13/16 and they finally sent me a preliminary hearing notice they filed on 02/13/17. I am being charged with 1 count of possession M {35 780-113A16 Prohibited acts} and 1 count Prohibited acts M {35 780-113A32}. My question is do i need an attorney for this. Is this serious enough to be put in jail for it? or is this more of a probation/fine situation? I dont know what to expect or really what i should do. Can someone shed some light on this Please ty

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Zoey_ JD

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I have a preliminary hearing in the US on the 13th of March.

Hi, I have a preliminary hearing in the US on the 13th of March. It's for multiple grand larceny charges. I'm a Dutch citizen and I live in Europe now. I am not planning on showing up because I'm facing jailtime if I cannot restitute the amount I owe according to them. Now I know a warrant may be issued for my arrest. My question: what are the odds of being extradited for Grand Larceny back to the US and secondly.....will I be able to travel internationally to countries without an extradition treaty with the US?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when was the warrant issued?Customer: Nevada I have yet to have my prelimJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not yet...the prelim is just to make sure this case is fit for trial right?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: If it comes to that....

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Zoey_ JD

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I am being charged with 38-71. 38-93. 38-89. My boyfriend is

I am being charged with 38-71. 38-93. 38-89. My boyfriend is not pressing charges. I was also not read my rights. I was not even told I was being placed under arrest. They took me to the hospital to be checked out and from there I ended up going to jail. My court date is on Friday. I pled not guilty he and I don't know what to do nextJA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: Colorado. Denver wed nightJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No I'm looking for oneJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: The only thing I have on my record is a speeding ticket. I am a public school teacher.

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RobertJDFL

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What Mississippi Statute / Code states: "That all felony

What Mississippi Statute / Code states: "That all felony charges must be bonded." Please add case citations.

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Maverick

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What's the chance to get felony charge dropped at

What's the chance to get felony charge dropped at preliminary hearing for DV case in CA?DA has doctor note and pictures of injury and broken furnitures.

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How long can a person sit in jail without a bond hearing?

How long can a person sit in jail without knowing anything about his case?I am in South Carolina.He has a public defender.The case deals with his daughter.

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Colleen Grady

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