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I left state without permission and caught a misaminer and

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I left state without permission and caught a misaminer and now my probation has found out . what can I do now to stay out of jail
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Customer: I'm on probation in Missouri and left state to Alabama with out perimiasion and caught a charge miaanener in Alabama
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Customer: How can I stay out if jail
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Zoey_ JD replied 1 year ago.


What happened with the Alabama misdemeanor? Did you tell your probation officer that you'd left the state and caught a new case, or did the Alabama prosecutor call Missouri and tel on you?

How long were you on probation? WEre there any problems with probation before? Was your probation part of a deferred adjudication or diversion program (were you supposed to get your case dismissed if you completed the program?)?