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 a police officer threaten a small group (6-8 people) with
Can a police officer threaten a small group (6-8 people) with jail time, as a whole, to get someone to take a charge?… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
26,199 satisfied customers
WAS PARKED IN A ALLEY IN FRONT OF MY FRIENDS APARTMENT IN OCEAN
WAS PARKED IN A ALLEY IN FRONT OF MY FRIENDS APARTMENT IN OCEAN CITY MARYLAND DURING SENIOR WEEK. IM FROM PA. 3 PASSENGERS IN BACK SEAT AND 2 IN FRONT SEATS. EVERYONE GOT OUT BUT 1 BACK SEAT PASSENGER… read more
MyraB
MyraB
Attorney at Law
JD
367 satisfied customers
My son was suspened from school for smoking hookah, when he
My son was suspened from school for smoking hookah, when he told the vice princable he did not due it he told him thathe was going to call the cops and kept him in the office for several hours, my son… read more
S. Huband, Esq.
S. Huband, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,621 satisfied customers
my son coming back from odessa,tx him and two other people
my son coming back from odessa,tx him and two other people in work truck the driver gets pulled over. in big lake texaas driver has warrants. they take the driver to jail and take the other two in the… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,269 satisfied customers
My 18 year old son was charged with possesion of pot and parapheniilia.
My 18 year old son was charged with possesion of pot and parapheniilia. He is a straight A student, football player and starting at ASU Aug 24th. He was givfing a friend a ride, then was in a back yar… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,269 satisfied customers
my son(minor) was in car where weed was found on floor. 1 kid
my son(minor) was in car where weed was found on floor. 1 kid confessed. i picked my son up w/ no charges filed for him. now cops want to talk to my son and change charges to constructional possession… read more
Legal-Guru
Legal-Guru
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
1,354 satisfied customers
20 yr old, live in Lehigh Co. PA, college student. Arrested
20 yr old, live in Lehigh Co. PA, college student. Arrested in Northampton Co. PA last Aug for possession of very small amt marijuana while apparently trespassing in cemetary. My lawyer got it reduced… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
my son was in a dorm room with some other students that had
my son was in a dorm room with some other students that had been smoking pott earlier in the day. campus police and city police came in later and arrested 5 students. my son being one of them. after s… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
My son (18) was charged with possession/use of marijuana, possession/use
My son (18) was charged with possession/use of marijuana, possession/use of drug paraphernalia in PA. He was never arrested but was questioned by the police officer, so we were surprised to receive a … read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
My 18 yo son was arrested for possession of 1 gram of Marijuana
My 18 yo son was arrested for possession of 1 gram of Marijuana in Texas and was not told he was arrested and why when taken into custody. He was not read his rights until 3 hours later when he was tr… read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
My 18 year old son was caught trespassing. One of the kids
My 18 year old son was caught trespassing. One of the kids he was with threw a bag of marijuana on the ground. The cop charged all of them with unlawful possession of marijuana because he asked who th… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
1,815 satisfied customers
My son was arrested in Bloomsburg, PA on 2 charges, Possession
My son was arrested in Bloomsburg, PA on 2 charges, Possession marijuana - small amt Personal use and Use/Poss of Drug Paraph. It's his first offense for anything and he just turned 18 in April. He's … read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
I need to make one change to my explanation, my son did not
I need to make one change to my explanation, my son did not sit in the police car while his room was searched, he was taken to his room by the police and remained there while they searched. Does this … read more
Michael J., Esq.
Michael J., Esq.
3,499 satisfied customers
My son is 17 1/2 yrs last week got arrested with 4 other
My son is 17 1/2 yrs last week got arrested with 4 other freinds with majuina in the car , no body admitted the possesoin of that & now what are the consequenses 7 what shpuld be done… read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
Saturday, February 13th, at 1 30 am, my 16 year old son was
Saturday, February 13th, at 1:30 am, my 16 year old son was issued a citation for Possession of Marijuana in Austin, Texas. He and his two friends had not been drinking. The police pulled over the car… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
My son has been charged with a Felony, RSA 318-B 2,1. The
My son has been charged with a Felony, RSA 318-B:2,1. The police found 2 orange pills, dextro ampetamine in the back seat of his car. They belong to the kid who left them there when the police came by… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
33,833 satisfied customers
MY SON WAS ARRESTED LAST WEEK IN RHODE ISLAND FOR ASSULT.
MY SON WAS ARRESTED LAST WEEK IN RHODE ISLAND FOR ASSULT. HE IS 16 YEARS OLD AND TRULY INNOCENT EXCEPT FOR KEYING A CAR. HE WAS MASSED BY THE CHIEF OF POLICES DAUGHTER AND HER BOYFRIEND WHO IS 19 HELD… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I was arrested in my dorm with half an oz. of marijuana bagged
I was arrested in my dorm with half an oz. of marijuana bagged up. As this was my first time being in trouble with the law, I thought cooperating with the police would help my case. I gave them my sta… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,151 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