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In Iowa when a probation violation hearing is requested the
In Iowa when a probation violation hearing is requested the probable cause and violation hearing can be merged if the defendant will not be prejudiced. If the court files an order stating "It appearing the defendant will not be prejudiced thereby, merged the probable cause and violation hearing ect." And the defendant disagrees with that statement what would the defendant file in response to the courts order?
My son is currently awaiting sentencing in Colorado
My son is currently awaiting sentencing in Colorado for a probation violation. He was in Colorado for a job but is home of residence is here. He was originally charged eight years ago served most of his time but skipped the end and returned to his home here in NC. He decided to put the past in the past and voluntarily returned to Colorado to clear his record. He wants to serve his time and put the past in the past. His resources and support are here in NC which is his home of residence. We are trying to find out how to get him transferred here to finish his probation in his home state.
What are the chances that I would be violated, day reporting
What are the chances that I would be violated, for my day reporting program for a first time fail on a drug test for marijuana. Since I wasent being supervised when I got out of jail. I plan on telling the officer when I go in that it will be dirty for marijuana.
My boyfriend is in county jail in Arizona probation
My boyfriend is in county jail in Arizona for a probation violation (he returned a diluted drug test and was given 30 days). He is on probation due to a F6 drug paraphernalia charge that he pled guilty to. He also has a warrant in Denver for F6 theft (he is considered at large in Colorado) with no bond. We are concerned about extradition to Colorado, and are wondering about the likelihood of this, and if he has any other options. I spoke with the warrants dept, the sheriff's dept, and the county jail in Denver, and they have his warrant on file but there was no mention of extradition. I then spoke with the county jail in Yavapai as well as the sheriff's dept. The jail told me he has a detainer but didn't know for what, but the sheriff's office told me they haven't had any contact with anyone in Colorado and haven't told Denver they have him in custody. They also said he is still scheduled to be released from jail on June 23rd. I am wondering if the detainer at the jail could be from another charge or warrant in AZ that he doesn't know about or something old he forgot about, or if we should be concerned about extradition to Denver. When I looked at his public record files, it looked like there were new rulings that came about after he went to jail this time.
I am on administrative probation and have permission to move
Hello Roger,I am on administrative probation and have permission to move from the state of Florida to the State of Arizona.When I move if I am staying with someone who has firearms in there home legally am I breaking my administrative probation.concerned
Does airport security check warrant on individuals st
Does airport security check for outstanding warrant on individuals st sirporysJA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when was the warrant issued?Customer: Flying from Dallas to Michigan. Warrant issued in oklahomaJA: Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.Customer: What kind of informationJA: Is there anything else important you think the Criminal Lawyer should know?Customer: Just know I have failure to appear on a non violent. Probably considered a probation violationJA: 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 wife is on probation of paraphernalia. State law requires
My wife is on probation for possession of paraphernalia. State law requires "appropriate" treatment or education. She has had 2 professional assessments completed, both determined that she is not a drug user (she is not, the circumstances of the charge are very suspect). The first was performed by the probation department and suggested drug education, the second was from a 3rd party treatment facility and also came back with a suggestion of the minimum drug education to satisfy state law. Her PO however marked intake for drug treatment. She has an intake appointment tomorrow and her PO has yet to respond to repeated request to clarify that she intended to assign treatment regardless of professional assessment. I was present when her PO verbally stated that if no treatment was the recommendation that she was ok with that. However the treatment facility says they are restricted by the paper work that said "treatment." If we don't get a response before the intake appointment, should we postpone intake until this can get clarified?
My husband hit me tonight causing a black eye, bloody nose,View more criminal law questions
My husband hit me tonight causing a black eye, bloody nose, and minor scratches to my face. I called the police and he was arrested for assault 4th degree (domestic violence) minor injury. He has a court appearance in the morning, will I need to be there for that? Also, he has a major criminal history, multiple convictions none of which are violent. What type of sentencing will he likely receive. The police officers took photos of my face as it is bruised and swollen.