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In March, I accepted a plea agreement and was sentenced. Am

In March, I accepted a plea agreement and was sentenced. Am I able to file an appeal and have the case re-opened? Or am I stuck because I accepted the plea?

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I had a criminal case of felony vandalism and what I thought

I had a criminal case of felony vandalism and what I thought was a misdemeanor resisting arrest. I recently ended summary probation and got a copy of my background check and realized I have felony vandalism and felony not listening to an authorized order. Am I able to get these reduced and then expunged if so what should I expect as far as time and cost this was in California thank you

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How can I prove that because of my mental health conditions

How can I prove that because of my mental health conditions I at times of feeling threatened or in danger my defense mechanisms kick in an I do and say things that I should not be accountable for along with being under the influence, I have been diagnosed with both Bipolar disorder and PTSD. I am charged with two counts of retail organized theft in each case the amounts were less than 200$ per case. I do admit that I was shoplifting but am being charged for organized retail theft because at some point of questioning I said I was going to sell the things I had to my friend but then I go on later to say that I wasn't charging her I was going to give them to her because she gave me 500$ a few weeks before. that was a gift so I told her on the day of arrest that if she went into store an got the stuff I would get it for her no money had been spoken about because there was not going to be I was doing it to help her save money.I did not even know what I said till shown the video

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Is it possible to have my criminal record completely

Is it possible to have my criminal record completely expunged in the state of Alabama? I am now 37 and when I was 18 (two weeks after my birthday), I took a dare from a friend and shoplifted a stick of deodorant from Walmart and got caught. When I was 22 I got a charge of resisting arrest and public intoxication during a night at Mardi Gras. I went to court and had those two Nol Prossed but they still show on my record. I work internationally and each time I renew my visa and for any background check I'm always having to explain all three of these charges. I just would like for them to go away..., a clean slate of you will. Is it possible?

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My boyfriend and I were arrested in South Gate last October

My boyfriend and I were arrested in South Gate last October we were staying at a hotel that was paid with cash i was at work all day and when i came back at around 7 pm we went to get food and when we came back he went to the front desk and out of no where the cops surrounded my boyfriend and arrested him a short while later the approched me and ask me some questions i stated to them that i was at work all day and didnt know what was going on they stated they were just doing there job. they asked if the vechile i was next to was mine i told them it was a rental and not under my name they then took the key from my hand and began to open the doors and search it i stated it wasnt under my name and i didnt give them permission they told me to "shut up" or i would go to jail. After they told me that they were going to write me a ticket and site me out. while my boyfriend was at the station the cops beat him up pretty bad i got the info to a girl that was also there and heard everything and is willing to testify. when my boyfriend went to court he case was rejected. about a month ago they refiled charges they are trying to charge my boyfriend with assault on a police officer evading and some other charges and they have 10 counts of identity theft i dont understand how they can do this i understand they are cops and can pretty much do as they please but honestly i didnt have anything to do with this. when my boyfriend went to court he told his pd that he would take the deal that they offered him if they would drop charges on me since i didnt have anything to do with it and they said no so i dont know what to do i am freaking out i cant afford to go to jail i have 5 kids and literally die if i go to jail.

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My name is ***** *****, my son was arrested in Oklahoma, His

my name is ***** *****, my son was arrested in Oklahoma, His girlfriend was driving the car, stopped for a fog light out, they asked if they could serch the car. A small amount of meth and pot , he also had a pistol in his backpack with bullets in the magazine. this was in the back seat. Not within reach. This is his first offense. he is a resident of north Dakota. any suggestions JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue? Customer: Should he plead guilty, or no. He has a public defender, he has been in jail since Jan. 23/24 . they did not resist arrest. they were polite. JA: 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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I was arrested in 2012 in Oklahoma intoxication,

I was arrested in 2012 in Oklahoma for public intoxication, indecent conduct, and resisting arrest. I never went to court for it, what can I do to resolve it now? It is on my record

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My friend was arrested drunk on public and while

My friend was arrested for being drunk on public and while resisting the arrest he fought the police officers.Does he have a chance of not getting anything but a fine?Is there a chance of any imprisonment?Thank you

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I have a question regarding obstruction of peace officer in Colorado.

I have a question regarding obstruction of peace officer in Colorado.I was arrested for a DUI (blew a 0.13) in Colorado. They also charged me with obstruction of a peace officer. From what I remember, they arrested me as soon I failed the sobriety tests (the balancing test), and I lost my balance and they threw me to the ground and handcuffed me (I resisted because I was falling). On the report, the arresting officer wrote "resisting arrest and fighting with officers." She did seem to have a very malice attitude the entire time.This is my first DUI, and I have absolutely no criminal charges on my record of any kind. I have hired a very good DUI/criminal defense attorney who will soon get all the discovery/information I'm sure. What is the probability that I will receive jail time versus probation/fines/community service etc? Essentially, I would like to know what the probability is that I will face any jail time.

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