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My husband is in jail in another state and is worried that

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My husband is in jail in another state and is worried that when i go to get him out that pa will put a detainer on him can they put a detainer for charges you were never arrainged on
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Customer: I don't want to drive out to Ohio to bond him out if pa is gonna put a detainer on him can they detain you on charges you have never been arraigned on and someone told me that pa wouldn't go get him because he's out of the 250 mile radios
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Colleen Grady replied 1 year ago.

Hello. I will help you with your questions. I have been an attorney for 27 years and I was a DA for 9 years. Why do you think PA will put a detainer on him?

Expert:  Colleen Grady replied 1 year ago.

Are you aware of a warrant in Pennsylvania?