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I had a house party three years ago and had an incident

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I had a house party three years ago and had an incident happen,i made a police report but got the location of the crime on my property wrong i have to go to court as a witness today

Lawyer's Assistant: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.

Alabama

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken so far?

Ive talked to a woman at the district attorneys office and explained to her that the details are hazy and that there may be one discrepancy on the police report.

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

No ma'am

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Criminal Law
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