Criminal Law

Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

I am adamant to prove my ex is guilty. We(my 11&5 yr old…

Customer Question
I am adamant to prove...
I am adamant to prove my ex is guilty. We(my 11&5 yr old son, have one neighbor as a witness to assault in the street.Photo evi of bruising.Distressing 999 call that my eldest son had to make(He's given video statement,day after) He threatened him & as he threw my phone & broke it,during assault.He pleaded Not Guilty but charged with criminal damage of cell door which he was immediately charged with in court.He's a first time offender and 18 years younger than me with lots of problems.I have a MARAC, injunction & non mol order in place.What would you imagine the sentence to be? i.M moving from district as he resides at his sisters address 300m proximity to my house to his bail address. court case 05/05.Need to move as petrified of re percussion's after court scentencing.
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Criminal Law
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Criminal Law Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
2/25/2016
Criminal Lawyer: jomo1972, barrister replied 2 years ago
jomo1972
jomo1972, barrister
Category: Criminal Law
Satisfied Customers: 71,258
Experience: Bar Exams, 3 years in practice.
Verified

The sentence for what?

Ask Your Own Criminal Law Question
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Hi Jo
Thanks for your response. Charge is 2 x assault by battery and 3 x criminal damage.
Criminal Lawyer: jomo1972, barrister replied 2 years ago

What are the circumstances of the battery?

Ask Your Own Criminal Law Question
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
He punched me in the street twice. Neighbor gave a statement as she saw it happen. 2nd assault was in the house in front of my 11 & 5 yr old. He had me down on the floor in a choke hold. My son gave an interviewed statement. 999 call was made by my son as I couldn't phone being pinned down. Police say that the 999 call was very distressing and evidence of shouting & banging. Pictures of bruising the day after was done. I am involved with Domestic Abuse association as my children were at risk and for my safety I had to report this incident & give evidence.
Criminal Lawyer: jomo1972, barrister replied 2 years ago

Are you on the UK? What were your injuries? Bruises wouldn't disappear the day after if this were a full power punch. Bearing mind that most men can break a person's jaw with one punch.

Ask Your Own Criminal Law Question
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
british white citizen
Criminal Lawyer: jomo1972, barrister replied 2 years ago

Ok.

So what were your injuries?

Ask Your Own Criminal Law Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Ely Your Own Question
Ely
Ely
Ely, Counselor at Law
Category: Criminal Law
Satisfied Customers: 3,246
3,246 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

Ely is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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

3,246 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,063 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

1,862 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

1,736 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,631 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

AttorneyTom

AttorneyTom

Lawyer

1,242 satisfied customers

Attorney

< Previous | Next >

Related Criminal Law Questions
I need a sample letter to write a judge before sentencing on
I need a sample letter to write a judge before sentencing on behalf of a family member.… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
1,815 satisfied customers
Could you explain the 74/11 law and how it is used in
Could you explain the 74/11 law and how it is used in defense?… read more
Lawmoe
Lawmoe
Lawyer with 20 years of experience
Juris Doctorate
2,405 satisfied customers
IN TEXAS-HOW LONG TAKE TO GET A PARDON UNDER THE NEW LAW GIVEN
IN TEXAS-HOW LONG TAKE TO GET A PARDON UNDER THE NEW LAW GIVEN POWER TO GOVERNOR TO GRANT PARDON IN DEFERRED ADJUDICATION FROM LAST 10 YEARS- AND AFTER THE PARDON HOW TO EXPUNGE THE RECORD IN DALLAS C… read more
JB-Umphrey
JB-Umphrey
Attorney & Counselor
Juris Doctor
606 satisfied customers
Can you tell me what a hardend sentence is? He got sentenced
My husband was sentenced to 8 years on his first violent charge the deputys and the other immates thinks he was sentenced wrong and for to long… read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
Question: Sentenced to probation, sentencing guidelines for
Question: Sentenced to probation, sentencing guidelines for base offense level were 0-6 months. Is this considered a federal felony?Details: 1. A guilty plea to one count of "Illegal Importation of Co… read more
Zoey, JD
Zoey, JD
Doctoral Degree
193 satisfied customers
Can a court-appointed criminal attorney [CJA] refuse to
Can a court-appointed criminal attorney [CJA] refuse to admit material evidence related to a case [reverse 404b evidence] and calling (or submitting a motion for witness subpoena) for witnesses of a d… read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
1. can charge in criminal court for theft of services. In
1. Fred can charge Susan in criminal court for theft of services. In addition he can file a lawsuit in civil court to collect money.2. Fred does neither and sells me the money she owes him ( accounts … read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,102 satisfied customers
If a criminal case felony was resolved in court with
if a criminal case felony was resolved in court with probation and closed.. CAn it be repopened' … read more
James Daloisio
James Daloisio
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
217 satisfied customers
Do you assist in a criminal defense of a court action in WV.
Do you assist in a criminal defense of a court action in WV … read more
Michael J, Esq.
Michael J, Esq.
Solo Practicioner
Doctoral Degree
3 satisfied customers
In criminal court, I understand that when an accused has
In criminal court, I understand that when an accused has Clemency from the State Board of X that it can not be held against the accused.So what about in civil court?… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
32,562 satisfied customers
In criminal law, if someone is awaiting sentencing of a
Second opinion] In criminal law, if someone is awaiting sentencing of a Federal Felony and I have evidence that should be considered by the sentencing Judge, how can one ensure the evidence is brought… read more
James Daloisio
James Daloisio
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
217 satisfied customers
I had a criminal court hearing and was sentenced, but was
I had a criminal court hearing and was sentenced, but was never sworn in can this be thrown out… read more
Nisha Jones, Esq.
Nisha Jones, Esq.
Juris Doctorate
2,702 satisfied customers
How far behind in Indiana can someone fall before non-payment
How far behind in Indiana can someone fall before non-payment of child support becomes a felony?… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
3,246 satisfied customers
Will first offenders act keep arrests from showing up on fingerprint
Will first offenders act keep arrests from showing up on fingerprint checks? example i,m applying for job with school system.… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
29,817 satisfied customers
In New Mexico, can an ex-felon own a crossbow. I would like
In New Mexico, can an ex-felon own a crossbow. I would like to take my son hunting.… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
256 satisfied customers
I am on sex offender list in Utah but completed my probation
I am on sex offender list in Utah but completed my probation a few years ago. I am a travel agent and need to go to Disneyworld and stay at the resort there and also go to the amusement parks. I wante… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
1,815 satisfied customers
What happens if I am returned to court fo noncompliance by
What happens if I am returned to court fo noncompliance by my ASAP office?… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
3,246 satisfied customers
should i say that i mixed up the dates? or something eles?
should i say that i mixed up the dates? or something eles?… read more
Zoey, JD
Zoey, JD
Doctoral Degree
193 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).

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