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I just found out the father threw a coat over the baby

I just found out the father threw a coat over the baby because it wouldn't stop crying. And went back to sleepHe had told me it was just a wash cloth over its eyesNot calling 911Waking my daughter etc. threw flags at me immediatelyDHS TOLD ME HE CHANGED HIS STORY 3 times in the 7 minute re enactmentNo wonder he never woke my daughter or called a ambulanceI told my daughter not to protect himThat was wrong and don't get yourself in trouble trying to protect him.This is very hard to know this new info and go against my daughters wishes not to tell anyone.It may be involuntaryBut it is Murder .Any suggestionsAs the grandparentIt is hardNothing will bring her back .

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I went to pick up a prescription, when 9 cop cars pull up to

I went to pick up a prescription, when 9 cop cars pull up to the drive through pharmacy, I was picking up a water pill which they said was an fake Rx called in. I had been at work all day and had to get my kids, my son has special needs. I had to get them. They were yelling at me. And I asked them several times if I was under arrest, they kept saying no. I asked several times while crying hysterically if I was under arrest and they said No. I told them I at work all day, and exhausted and needed to get my kids, they told me to grow up, I asked are you searching my car? As I was crying and they said he's going to move it, they would not let me get anything in mr car, they still did not read me my Miranda right nor put me under arrest. They pulled my car into a spot at cvs. But they locked my purse and everything in the car. After being questioned they told me they found two pill bottles in my purse. However my purse nor my car was at the police station. So they went through it obviously looked through it before I was read my rights, before i was put under arrest or read my rights is that illegal? I never said they had permission to go through my stuff when they pulled up, I asked them in the interview after they mentioned that

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On valentine's day, my husband and I got into an

On valentine's day, my husband and I got into an altercation. I asked him to stop screaming in front of our son and he screamed I don't give a f**k in his face. His arms and face were bright red from screaming. He wouldn't stop. I asked him to leave at least 5 times and he wouldn't. He was blocking both entry ways. I punched him in the chest and kicked him in the balls to try and get him out of my way. He didn't even hit the floor. While I am holding Zakkary, He punched me full force in the face, putting us both on the floor. He called the cops on me and I was arrested because I hit him first. I am now facing a domestic violence charge, a child abuse charge, and a harassment charge. Is there a way to reverse this or have it dismissed? I am in Colorado.

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I got charged for the third degree felony charge in Florida

I got charged for the third degree felony charge in Florida for failing to remit the sales tax of my restaurant from Oct.2012 to Sept. 2013 and the restaurant was closed on Sept.2013. I would like to know that can I ask the judge for the payment plan to avoid going to jailJA: What state is this in? And can you tell me a little more about the charge?Customer: It is in Florida and I went to the arraignment hearing and the judge told me that he will put me on the third degree felony charge.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: no not yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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My attorney filed a motion to dismiss a criminal complaint

My attorney filed a motion to dismiss a criminal complaint against me for being facially insufficient. Even a layman without a law degree would agree - it was poorly drafted and barely touched on elements to make a prima facie case. In NYC a one count B misdemeanor doesn't get a trial jury - it is bench (I am sure you know this, but I was horrified to learn) --the prosecutor responded to this motion NOT by redrafting complaint, but rather denying it and including for reason of denial email correspondence and other exhibits which made apparent my previous arrest in a case I received COMPLETE DISMISSAL for bc the prosecutor made egregious errors. It is my personal opinion this is a revenge thing, but that's just my opinion. As such, the judge denied the motion bc the prosecutor only submitted exhibits convenient for them, while my attorney was attempting to be ethical and stick to the four corners of the complaint.My question is this: are a defendant's rights violated if, in a response for a motion to dismiss for lack of making a prima facie case, the prosecutor's response to judge, who is the fact decider in bench trial, was a series of exhibits of a previous case that had been dismissed in my favor and sealed? I feel like this was extremely unfair.

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Should I refuse to take a drug test it breathalyzer test if

Should I refuse to take a drug test it breathalyzer test if I get pulled over and know I have legal prescription drugs in my system, like tramodol or valium? What is consequence?

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Second opinion] If a state forbids ex parte communication

Second opinion] If a state forbids ex parte communication with jurors after a trial, would it prohibit an attorney from speaking with jurors after a trial with a Judge's permission?

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If a state has a ruling regarding ex parte communication

If a state has a ruling regarding ex parte communication with jurors, would it prohibit an attorney from speaking with jurors after a trial with a Judge's permission?

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My husband is sex offender. But shouldn't be in it. He was

My husband is sex offender. But shouldn't be in it. He was harassed in his previous state so he ran. He did not registered in the new state. He was afraid they would find him. My question is he was just picked up by police. Could he get a lesser sentence for not registering due to him being in fear of his life?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: PaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: 2010 marylandJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No.

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