Criminal Law

Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Criminal Law Questions
Can they hold a juvenile in jail. I asked the dispatcher wat
I asked the dispatcher wat chargers but she will not release that information … read more
James Daloisio
James Daloisio
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,360 satisfied customers
I have two sons, ages 13 and 15, who have been part of an
I have two sons, ages 13 and 15, who have been part of an incident that has brought allegations from a female student. I believe the investigation on part of the school and police department has been … read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,767 satisfied customers
Can a 15 year old be held and arrested, guestioned, and a
Can a 15 year old be held and arrested, guestioned, and a urine test for drugs ,given with out a parent present?… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,452 satisfied customers
Can a prosecutor interview a minor without a parent being present, if the minor is a victi
Can a prosecutor interview a minor without a parent being present, if the minor is a victim of a crime and the parent is not the perpetrator?… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
1,815 satisfied customers
does a poice officer have the right to question a minor or
does a poice officer have the right to question a minor or interrogate or tell a mior a lie to entrap and arrest said minor without a parent present....does the police offier have to inform same said … read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
I asked the following question yesterday. The answer did not
I asked the following question yesterday. The answer did not address the question; i.e., did the actions of the police officer violate my daughters civil right? The answer was not "Accepted". It was r… read more
JD
JD
Doctoral Degree
1,328 satisfied customers
What is the legal curfew for minors (kids under the age of
What is the legal curfew for minors (kids under the age of 18 ) for millbrae california 94030? Is it legal for police officer to search a minor even if caught doing something unlawful? and can a polic… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,148 satisfied customers
Can an investigator interview a minor child without written
Can an investigator interview a minor child without written consent of the parent/guardian? Is a verbal consent over the phone sufficient and permissible to interview a minor child?… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Criminal Defense Law
Doctoral Degree
1,362 satisfied customers
my son was suspended in school today because another student
my son was suspended in school today because another student was caught with drugs and said my son gave them to him. the principal questioned and confirmed that he had then called in the law. my quest… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
Can an eleven year old be questioned by police without a
Can an eleven year old be questioned by police without a parent's knowledge? One of my sixth grade male students was taken out of class to be questioned about a robbery that occurred in town a day or … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
64,512 satisfied customers
is it true that in the city of philadelpha,that minor age 12
is it true that in the city of philadelpha,that minor age 12 is allowed to be questioned by a school official with out a parent or lawyer present concerning a criminial matter that happened off of sch… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
Can a police officer take a minor into custody and question
can a police officer take a minor into custody and question him without a legal gaudian or lawyer present?… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,158 satisfied customers
Can a police officer ask direct and incriminating questions
Can a police officer ask direct and incriminating questions to a minor without reading rights AND an adult present in our home? And can they then use those answers as admissable in court?… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
My son (14) was used by his private school ( with his permision
My son (14) was used by his private school ( with his permision only) on a drug sting as a snitch. This was done without notification to us as parents until 3 days after this sting had taken place by … read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
can a minor, age 17, in state of california be held incommunicato
can a minor, age 17, in state of california be held incommunicato withou parental visit and if so for how long. Youngster has been at youth center for over 48 hours without parental visit.… read more
QSLAW
QSLAW
Juris Doctorate
I am in Utah. What happens if a minor (4 years old) accuses
I am in Utah. What happens if a minor (4 years old) accuses another minor (14 years old)? Will the older child go to detention center? How much evidence will there need to be to have the older child g… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
If a police officer questions a minor with out a parent or
if a police officer questions a minor with out a parent or guardian present can that be used in court… read more
Counselor
Counselor
Doctoral Degree
630 satisfied customers
If I was charged as a minor in a sexual misconduct case in
If I was charged as a minor in a sexual misconduct case in 1994 and was convicted from my own statement that was given without a lawyer or parent present, is there enough evidence that can reopen my c… read more
Jim Reilly
Jim Reilly
Private Practice Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,759 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Your Expert advise has provided insight on a difficult situation. Thank you so much for the prompt response. I will definitely recommend your website to my friends.

NormaPensacola, FL

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

3,249 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,269 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

2,139 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

1,925 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,654 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

Barrister

Barrister

Criminal Defense Law

1,362 satisfied customers

17 years practicing criminal defense.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x