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Is blackmail a felony in Minnesota? What's the difference

Is blackmail a felony in Minnesota? What's the difference between blackmail and coercion/extortion?

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Would racial profiling apply here? The officer made no

Would racial profiling apply here?The officer made no mention, and they were already following the civilian. Also the officer admitted that both him and his partner were suppose to be about 2-3 blocks from the stop, because they were part of a Task Force brought to the area to help out with car robberies. Potential car robbery is the reason the officer and his partner gave for conducting the stop, and having looked at the officer when they were intentionally pursuing the civilian was not stated.

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Can I rescind bail without any negative consequences?

I bailed my son out of jail a month ago in NJ. I am trying to find out if I can rescind his bail without causing any negative consequences for him. He rather wait in jail for trial so that he can get time off for time served when he is sentenced.My son has autism but because he is an adult, I cannot advocate against his wishes. He rather go back to jail rather than get treatment outside while on bail.

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Person not indited in 90 days. Can parole hold be lifted?

My husband was arrested on May 17th for a DWI at the Cooke County jail in Texas. He is currently in jail still,, with a parole hold, but has not been indited yet. Its been almost 90 days. If they don't indite him by the 90 days, can that parole hold be lifted? Can my husband get out on a PR bond?He has a court appointed lawyer. She says she has nothing to do with parole, and that since it's a felony DWI, he will get 25 to life. I don't think that sounds right, and he has cell mates getting released off of their parole holds.

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My cousin committed arm robbery at 16 but he wasn't

My cousin committed arm robbery at 16 but he wasn't sentenced until he was 20 he didn't go to trial and except a plea bargain which was 40 year sentence with 20 years suspended this being his first offense can he request a new trial

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If Doe is accused of a crime that he is innocent of, and

If John Doe is accused of a crime that he is innocent of, and only because he gets scared, he does all of the following: Resists arrest and hits a police officer, when in jail, knocks a guard unconscious and escapes from jail, when in court after being recaptured, he knocks a bailiff unconscious and runs out of court and escapes, when recaptured, he knocks a guard unconscious and escapes jail again this time stealing a car to do so and leaving it abandoned in a vacant lot undamaged, when recaptured and in court again, it is discovered that he is innocent after all. Will all the assaults, escapes, and the grand theft auto and stuff be forgotten about because John Doe should never have been arrested in the first place because he was innocent and it was the error of the law, or would he still have to pay for those charges? (For the states of Texas and Indiana) Thank you.

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My son has been charged with aggravated robbery F1 in texas.

My son has been charged with aggravated robbery F1 in texas. He has no previous convictions. What sentence is he looking at?

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I surfed the internet, Craig List woman, not really sex, one

I surfed the internet, Craig List for adds woman for men, not really for real sex, one add called my attention, she wants some help for the rent. I met her on the street and I told her that I am not interested in sex, she tried to rob me with a knife, I was still in my car, happened just seconds after I met her. Was able to call the police and while she ried to take my phone, I was able to take the knife out of her hands and with the police on the phone she ran away. I presented charges for robery and murder intent. Emails from her are explicit indicating that she needs money for the rent. Police indicated that if I don't present charges, they will prosecute me for something like prostitute solicitation. I never engaged in this activity with this woman. Do I am protected under the fifth (already gave the police her phone number and the knife she used). Do I need a lawyer immediately or I need to wait to see if the police finds her and I need to testify.

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I live in the state of Kansas and I have a daughter that

hello I live in the state of Kansas and I have a daughter that took a plea of no contest for aggravated robbery and the victim died. She thinks she will get off on probation is that true???

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