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Hello I missed a misdemeanor court dat 2 years ago and didn't know I had one for paraphernalia and unfortunately I missed it again this Friday. What happens now if its 2 years old and I go to the courts this Monday?

Lawyer's Assistant: What state is this in? And can you tell me a little more about the charge?

Nyc It was a possession charge but I thought it was dropped when they let me out the holding cell to go home

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I'm not sure but I had a domestic situation that got out of hand and then I found out I had a warrant from 2 years ago. And I just missed the court this Friday for the warrant to be dismissed. If I what happens now

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

No thank u. That's all I want to know

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I'm Zoey.

I've reviewed your post. Are you saying that you missed the court date for your domestic charge too?

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Just checking in to see if you need more help or any clarification of my answer. If so, please reply here on this question thread.

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