Criminal Law

Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.

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

Related Criminal Law Questions
My boyfrind and I have been leaving together for last 5
My boyfrind and I have been leaving together for last 5 years. We have two toddlers. For the last three years he has acussed me of cheating on him with EVERY single man that has crossed our paths (cou… read more
M. Jacob Mihalov
M. Jacob Mihalov
Solo Practitioner
Juris Doctor
363 satisfied customers
I need some clarification. If a domestic violence report is
If a domestic violence report is made for choking, what happens if the victim recants the statement? Will the state still continue their case? … read more
DanLegal
DanLegal
Law Partner
Juris Doctor
3,781 satisfied customers
Domestic Violence- What happens if i recant my statement? I
Domestic Violence- What happens if i recant my statement? I cant remember it well because I was a little bit drunk when i gave it.… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
5,447 satisfied customers
I told the cops me and my husband were fighting which
I told the cops me and my husband were fighting which resulted in the crash and he got arrested for domestic violence. I want to get the charges dropped … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
5,447 satisfied customers
I made a statement to police about a domestic violence
Hi, I made a statement to police about a domestic violence situation I was involved in. I was extremely upset and my current boyfriend was there pressuring me to make a statement. The police were also… read more
James Daloisio
James Daloisio
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,999 satisfied customers
Last night my spouse was arrested for DV even though I legit
Last night my spouse was arrested for DV even though I legit provoked the fight and admitted and put in my statement that I provoked the fight and also admitted to the officer that we both had been dr… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
28,108 satisfied customers
At the end of may my husband and i had gotten into a fight
at the end of may my husband and i had gotten into a fight and I wanted him to leave as to not further aggressively argue in front of our two small children, he refused to do so. Therefore i called th… read more
Gerald, Esq
Gerald, Esq
Juris Doctor
4,717 satisfied customers
What happens if a witness is subpoenaed and doesn't show up
What happens if a witness is subpoenaed and doesn't show up in court? My grandson's girlfriend is trying to recant he claim that he choked her but the prosecutor isn't accepting that. she's been subpo… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
28,108 satisfied customers
Will I get in trouble if I recant my statement to the
Will I get in trouble if I recant my statement to the police … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
35,662 satisfied customers
My boyfriend already has a assault 2 charge on his record
My boyfriend already has a assault 2 charge on his record last night he grabbed my neck in an argument he didn't choke or strangle me just grabbed me for a split second. I called the cops and he is no… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
35,662 satisfied customers
Pending charges of aggravated assault..accuser recanted next
Pending charges of aggravated assault..accuser recanted next day I want to end relationship but worried they will recant again to original statement out of spite. If that were to happen what would be … read more
Colleen Grady
Colleen Grady
Assistant Principal
Juris Doctor
405 satisfied customers
My husband was arrested for domestic violence (against me).
My husband was arrested for domestic violence (against me). I want to drop the charges against him. I know this request does not prevent the DA from proceeding. How do I drop the charges and what do I… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
35,662 satisfied customers
My boyfriend got drunk and got into trouble at a bar. After
My boyfriend got drunk and got into trouble at a bar. After he was arrested I went up to the police station to tell them to put me on the no contact list for the night. I wanted him to sober off in ja… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
I received a subpoena in the mail yesterday to appear at my
I received a subpoena in the mail yesterday to appear at my ex-boyfriends domestic violence court date. I already sent one letter to the court asking them to drop the charges, because he and I have sp… read more
Chris T., JD
Chris T., JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,337 satisfied customers
My 21 year old son was arrested last night and charged with
My 21 year old son was arrested last night and charged with Inflicting corporal injury on spouse. He and his live in girlfriend were both drunk and she got mad and called the police because he hit her… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,426 satisfied customers
I was involved in an auto accident in which the car hit a tree,
I was involved in an auto accident in which the car hit a tree, but no other cars or people were involved. The car was not worth much (about same as deductible), so I am not claiming it on my insuranc… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
35,662 satisfied customers
My girl friend and I split up but we still saw each other.
My girl friend and I split up but we still saw each other. I had a lot of thing in the house still plus i was coming over like every night. one day she got mad and wont let me in, so i atempted to cra… read more
Counselor
Counselor
Doctoral Degree
630 satisfied customers
In a criminal proceeding how long does one have before accepting
In a criminal proceeding how long does one have before accepting a plea bargain? We have just left the pre-trial stage and heading into the preliminary hearing. DA seems to be very unprepared b/c he m… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 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

3,251 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,426 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

16,954 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

2,054 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,660 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

Barrister

Barrister

Criminal Defense Law

1,431 satisfied customers

19 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