Criminal Law

Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.

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

Related Criminal Law Questions
I want to know if I can reduce a felony to a misterminor. It
I want to know if I can reduce a felony to a misterminor … read more
James Daloisio
James Daloisio
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,762 satisfied customers
The charge 460 (burglary) considered a felony? California i
California i have questions about 3 charges about credit card fraud. The charges were 460, 530.5, 454G … read more
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Attorney
Juris Doctor
4,274 satisfied customers
I am in the process of applying / dismissal of a felony I
Hello, I am in the process of applying for expungement / dismissal of a felony I committed in 1982 in California. The data: Convicted of PC 459 auto burglary Sentenced to 90 days work furlough and 3 y… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,104 satisfied customers
I'm 28 years old and recently got my juvenile history sealed.
Hi, I'm 28 years old and recently got my juvenile history sealed.When I was 16 years old I got caught shoplifting and it ended up being a felony conviction. I went to the juvenile facility to try and … read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
2,139 satisfied customers
My son went to visit his on line girlfriend in Chicago on his
My son went to visit his on line girlfriend in Chicago on his 19 th birthday. He lives in ca. The girlfriend is almost 17 and has had numerous boyfriends before. They had sex and took photos. They als… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
25,644 satisfied customers
my son was arrested at a concert, released on bail, had two
my son was arrested at a concert, released on bail, had two court dates but charges have not be filed. Today the charges were discharged.. what does that mean and what happens next… read more
CrimLaw-US-Tx-Ca
CrimLaw-US-Tx-Ca
Criminal Defense Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
64 satisfied customers
my son is 18. Last night he was arrested. He was driving a
my son is 18. Last night he was arrested. He was driving a car with 4 minors who were shop lifting at Target. He did this Monday night at Target and they did not get caught. He did it last night again… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
25,644 satisfied customers
I am on probation non-violent crime...a misdemeanor "giving
I am on probation for a non-violent crime...a misdemeanor "giving a false statement", which was a huge mistake. Anyways, I got caught shoplifting $90 worth of merchandise from Macy's. I didn't intend … read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
Im a 18year old college student and was arrested for 459 PC,
I'm a 18year old college student and was arrested for 459 PC, shoplifting, first offense. The officer who arrested me told me I'm charged with a felony because I was caught with stuff from 4 stores to… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,832 satisfied customers
My son's girlfriend was arrested for shoplifting, charge
My son's girlfriend was arrested for shoplifting, charge with PC459 bulglary and PC484 (A) grand theft. She was arraigned today and her public defender told her to plea not-guilty. The district attorn… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I was convicted of 459 pc and 530.5 8 years ago.I have no prior
I was convicted of 459 pc and 530.5 8 years ago.I have no prior convictions Iam trying to find out whether they were felony or mis. Iam wanting to have my record expunged and hoping they can fall as w… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,427 satisfied customers
Hi, My son has just been ordered to court for shoplifting at
Hi, My son has just been ordered to court for shoplifting at Target ($87.95 ipod headphones) He told the Target employees he had done it before. He now goes to court on 4 counts to include 459-460b Fe… read more
Jim Reilly
Jim Reilly
Private Practice Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,759 satisfied customers
Can a person get 12 years for 2 charges of PC 666, 1 under
Can a person get 12 years for 2 charges of PC 666, 1 under the influence and one 2 charges of under the influence and also 1 intend of burglery.… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,104 satisfied customers
is this crime considered a petty theft br / br / I was recently charg
is this crime considered a petty theft? I was recently charged with both burglary (459) and 666 with priors, does this make the second charge a felony because of priors? I'm not sure if then both char… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
128,635 satisfied customers
I was caught shoplifting for the second time. I am a 57 year
I was caught shoplifting for the second time. I am a 57 year old female, I was feeling very depressed and under the influence of alot of pain medication. I am disabled. I have RSD and I take morphine … read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
I WAS CAUGHT SHOPLIFTING AT SEARS,I SIGNED A PAPER SAYING I
I WAS CAUGHT SHOPLIFTING AT SEARS,I SIGNED A PAPER SAYING I WOULD NOT RETURN TO THE STORE. MONTHS LATER I RETURNED AND WAS CAUGHT SHOPLIFTING AGAIN, I AM CONSIDERED A HABITUAL OFFENDER. I AM CHARGED W… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
Does a felony revert to a misdeamenor when sentencing is six
Does a felony revert to a misdeamenor when sentencing is six months in county jail? California law.… read more
Lawmoe
Lawmoe
Lawyer with 20 years of experience
Juris Doctorate
2,405 satisfied customers
I was charged with felony shoplifting from a retail ...
I was charged with felony shoplifting from a retail store at our mall...the total was originally $294 which is a misdemenor and then went to $362 which is felony...I live in the state of GA and I am a… read more
Michelle
Michelle
Doctoral Degree
2,604 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

3,249 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,269 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

2,139 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

1,925 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,654 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

Barrister

Barrister

Criminal Defense Law

1,362 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