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 cop pull you over just because they believe you are
Can a cop pull you over just because they believe you are someone they are looking for and then they realize that it's not you and then arrest you for possession of weed without reading Miranda rights… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,662 satisfied customers
Are there any other tests I can do on a potential to make
Are there any other tests I can do on a potential john to make sure that he is not an undercover cop before it gets to the point of me accepting the cash and him arresting me. Like are there any "tell… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,857 satisfied customers
What will happen if someone u know steals a purse an returns
What will happen if someone u know steals a purse an returns the purse but all the sudden they say thier is supposedly some money missing an the cop tells u how much it is an u find a way to get the m… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,431 satisfied customers
During my arrest for a dui and being arrested my rights was
During my arrest for a dui and being arrested my rights was not read to me can this be a cause for being dismissed in the state of Indiana?… read more
S. Huband, Esq.
S. Huband, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,621 satisfied customers
I visit a Message parlor that does extra, I did a debt card.
I visit a Message parlor that does extra, I did a debt card. I was wondering if you can get arrested days after? I ask because the next day a cop show up at my door but I didn't answer..now im scared … read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
2,046 satisfied customers
a friend of mine was pulled over for a d.u.i. the other night.
a friend of mine was pulled over for a d.u.i. the other night. the cop did not "arrest" him, he never read him his rights. he was taken to the hospital for a blood test which he refused. he wasn't dru… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,766 satisfied customers
can a detective arrest you without a warrent if he feels there
can a detective arrest you without a warrent if he feels there is proable cause?......does this apply to charges like robbery? im only assumeing he needs a statement first?… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,658 satisfied customers
Ok well here it goes. The other day I was arrested on a possession
Ok well here it goes. The other day I was arrested on a possession of a controlled substance charge. it was a minuscule amount. before I was thrown into the back of the cop car I put the larger amount… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Can I have a criminal case dismissed as my meranda rights were
Can I have a criminal case dismissed as my meranda rights were not read to me and I was arrested and charge with communicating threats by the magistrate.… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
A friend of mine was arrested over a year ago, and still has
A friend of mine was arrested over a year ago, and still has not been brought to trial. The officer that arrested him did not read the complete Miranda rights list when he was taken into custody. She … read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
When stopped by police for an equipment, taglight out, violation,
When stopped by police for an equipment, taglight out, violation, can they ask questions like, "What's with all the driving on the back streets?"?… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
Hello, two days ago, my son, Kerry 31 yrs. old and his cousin
Hello, two days ago, my son, Kerry 31 yrs. old and his cousin was playing PS3 games and decided to walk to the store. Two police officers stopped them and ask where are you guys coming from and Kerry … read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
2,046 satisfied customers
i got arrested with 2 ounces of weed and they didnt read me
i got arrested with 2 ounces of weed and they didnt read me my miranda rights and they questioned me after and im a minor can they do that… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,658 satisfied customers
i was arrested 2months ago after allegedly selling oxycontin
i was arrested 2months ago after allegedly selling oxycontin to an undercover cop and im on audio and video they say but they never showed my lawyer or me any of it,and why wait 6months toarrest me,i … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,431 satisfied customers
if im walking and a cop wants to stop me and ask for my id
if im walking and a cop wants to stop me and ask for my id do i have to give it to him? and the fact i have not done anything wrong does he have the right to take my id and then search my pockets? and… read more
N Cal Attorney
N Cal Attorney
JD
7,022 satisfied customers
i was arrested for DUI but was not read my rights untill after
i was arrested for DUI but was not read my rights untill after i was taken to county and took a breathalizer test. it was only after that that was read my rights.Dont the police have to read you your … read more
Jim Reilly
Jim Reilly
Private Practice Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,759 satisfied customers
in NY if an officer is charging someone w/ resisting arrest
in NY if an officer is charging someone w/ resisting arrest and disorderly conduct as a means to justify them beating me up, and i assure u that this is the case, should i be worried about them trying… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,431 satisfied customers
when u get arrested do u have to get your read to u cause they
when u get arrested do u have to get your read to u cause they did not read any thing to me when i went to jail on thanksgiving for nothing… read more
JD
JD
Doctoral Degree
1,328 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

3,248 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,193 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

2,046 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

1,768 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,644 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

Barrister

Barrister

Criminal Defense Law

1,280 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