Criminal Law

Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.

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

Related Criminal Law Questions
I had a question about assault. No it's not, I'm just trying
No it's not, I'm just trying to understand if this would be considered assault. … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,269 satisfied customers
Can I still pursue a assault that had happened back in 1981.
Can I still pursue a sexual assault that had happened back in 1981. I was told they weren't grandfather in. Something is not right. Because look what happen with Bill Cosby case. … read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,033 satisfied customers
I was housed in Charleston jail and sexually assaulted two
I was housed in Charleston jail and sexually assaulted two times in 2017 and 2018 in 2017 my son was with me in the adult jail facility we remember running from an underground tunnel through the stree… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
129,315 satisfied customers
When it comes to crimes where the victim is a foreigner,
When it comes to crimes where the victim is a foreigner, would you say most country would be more protective of their own citizen (the person who committed crime)?If someone did house cleaning during … read more
Jonathan Holson
Jonathan Holson
JD
439 satisfied customers
If a person implies via text message that a person you know
If a person implies via text message that a person you know is guilty of sexual assault is that actionable? … read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
2,870 satisfied customers
I live in F*****. I was raped on ******, **** in N****. The
I live in F*****. I was raped on ******, **** in N****. The d*** attorney declined to file charges. Can I sue the accused for p**** damamges … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
JustAnswer Criminal Law Mentor
Doctoral Degree
34,974 satisfied customers
I have a question for a criminal attorney. No, I'm not a
I have a question for a criminal attorney. No, I'm not a criminal, but yes a crime may have been committed.… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
33,800 satisfied customers
If someone threatens you with a restraining order under
If someone threatens you with a restraining order under false pretenses is this illegal? … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,928 satisfied customers
Can one be prosecuted for rape when one individual is 14 and
Can one be prosecuted for rape when one individual is 14 and another 17in 2004 and if so it there a way to settle outside court to avoid prison time/felony charge and in state of new york… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,269 satisfied customers
There, I had a question as my boyfriend and one of his roommates
Hi there, I had a question as my boyfriend and one of his roommates were just taken to jail for an incredibly stupid reason.… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
JustAnswer Criminal Law Mentor
Doctoral Degree
34,974 satisfied customers
Four years ago W was sexually assaulted by detention officer
Four years ago W was sexually assaulted by detention officer while in jail for theft. The officer was sentenced to two years in prison. W filed lawsuit against the county. One to two years ago W was c… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
JustAnswer Criminal Law Mentor
Doctoral Degree
34,974 satisfied customers
My mother was raped by her 18 year old brother when she was
My mother was raped by her 18 year old brother when she was eight years old. She is dying now and just recently has told the family about the physical sexual and mental abuse that her brother has caus… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
JustAnswer Criminal Law Mentor
Doctoral Degree
34,974 satisfied customers
Hi my daughter recently told me she was sexually assaulted
Hi my daughter recently told me she was sexually assaulted 11 years ago when she was 5. Someone knew about this in 2007 and reported it to child protection. An investigattion was done but she told CPS… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,654 satisfied customers
A 12 year old girl claims sexual assault by a 17 year old male
A 12 year old girl claims sexual assault by a 17 year old male cousin. The claim is fondling her breast. It is refuted: one voice against another. What degree assault would it be (state of Ohio)? Can … read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,654 satisfied customers
My son was 19, in CT when a gal he was friendly with 2 1/2
My son was 19, in CT when a gal he was friendly with 2 1/2 years later when he was 21 accused him of 4th degree sexual assault. He went to court, was convicted of a misdemeanor and had probation. He (… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,269 satisfied customers
Hello, I have moved out of the room that I was renting.
Hello, I have moved out of the room that I was renting. My roommate was a nut job. He threatened my property on several occasions and then when I tried to move out said I owed him money for utilities … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
3,249 satisfied customers
i have two friends who are spliting up after 14 yrs.he just
i have two friends who are spliting up after 14 yrs.he just wants to be friends with benefits. any way he said they made whoopie, she said they had sex and made love several times in a week period. so… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
I was assaulted with a deadly weapon in the apartment that
I was assaulted with a deadly weapon in the apartment that I rent by a roommate, whom I did not know prior to moving here. Our landlord basically turned a three bedroom apartment in to 4 rooms and ren… read more
Jamie L. Harmon
Jamie L. Harmon
Law Firm Owner
J.D.
57 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

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

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

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

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

< 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