Criminal Law

Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Criminal Law Questions
My 17 year old son recently received a ticket for cannabis
Hello, My 17 year old son recently received a ticket for cannabis possession of less than 10 grams in Illinois. I understand it is civil violation. If I pay the ticket I'm worried if it will still app… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
I was arrested for Public Intoxication after my graduation
Hello! I was arrested for Public Intoxication after my graduation in 2011 and then bailed out of jail. After couple of days I left US to my country for good and never came back (and not planning). Rec… read more
Loren
Loren
35,934 satisfied customers
I got a ticket while walking in central park at 1:15 AM.
Customer: Hi I got a ticket while walking in central park at 1:15 AM. Would it become a criminal record? … read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I my name is sal , Got a ticket tobacco to a minor in
Got a ticket for selling tobacco to a minor in illinois, I'm an international student … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Lawyer
128,472 satisfied customers
One question. I was arrested in Texas intoxication. First
One question. I was arrested in Texas for public intoxication. First arrest ever. Not from Texas but given a November 15 court date. I can't make that vi paid a $212 fine but don't want a c misdomer o… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,766 satisfied customers
I was arrested for public intoxication in April 2013 in Austin,
I was arrested for public intoxication in April 2013 in Austin, Texas. I was taken to the jail and appeared before a judge a few hours later and plead guilty. The officer told me at the time he arrest… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
if somebody got a summons for drinking beer in public and pays
if somebody got a summons for drinking beer in public and pays $25 by mail meaning plead guilty, will the record stay as misdemeanor (or whatever the right term is) on his/her record and then will sho… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
I was written a ticket for "Parking in a Disabled Parking Zone"
I was written a ticket for "Parking in a Disabled Parking Zone" while checking in with my Girl Scout Troop's cookie booth. The only spaces open facing the store were four empty Disabled spots. I never… read more
Legal-Guru
Legal-Guru
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
1,354 satisfied customers
My daughter was arrested Sunday night and was charged with
My daughter was arrested Sunday night and was charged with disorderly conduct. She was sitting at a Bar and Grill and the lady tried to take her pocket book. Words was said and they both were arrested… read more
AttorneyTom
AttorneyTom
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor, BSBA
9,130 satisfied customers
My son was given a ticket for Park curfew violation and the
My son was given a ticket for Park curfew violation and the officer said if he pays the ticket it will be all resolved . He paid the ticket and now he gets a threatenning letter that he is a criminal … read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
12,463 satisfied customers
I just received a class C misdemeanor for stealing an item at Wal-Mart. I am 22 and this i
I just received a class C misdemeanor for stealing an item at Wal-Mart. I am 22 and this is my first offense ever. I'm suppose to go to court within 12 days and I was wondering if I should plead guilt… read more
LegalEase101
LegalEase101
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,782 satisfied customers
I was convicted of Penal Law 240.20 almost 2 years ago in
I was convicted of Penal Law 240.20 almost 2 years ago in new york city. i have recolated to maryland and i am trying to look for a job around d.c. is my record going to show up in a background check?… read more
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Attorney
Juris Doctor
4,274 satisfied customers
hello i got ticket for theft under 50 is it gonna be on my
hello i got ticket for theft under 50 is it gonna be on my record? if it is, what are the options that i can try… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,193 satisfied customers
my son age 22 was in Austin this past weekend and got a ticket
my son age 22 was in Austin this past weekend and got a ticket for PI. What is the next best step ? He has no record other than speeding tickets… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
can I get a deffered judification on a speeding ticket of 32
can I get a deffered judification on a speeding ticket of 32 in a 20 mph zone in denison, tx?… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,387 satisfied customers
I am a grad student, who really needs help, Id like the cheapest
I am a grad student, who really needs help, Id like the cheapest and most benefical way to handle this case. I was pulled over for "illegal tint" on the interstate, they said they had probable cause f… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,812 satisfied customers
My son got 2 tickets at the same time. One was for breaking
My son got 2 tickets at the same time. One was for breaking curfew and the other was possession of drug paraphernalia. We live in Austin, TX. He has his court date set. Should we take a lawyer to the … read more
RBinJax
RBinJax
Juris Doctor
728 satisfied customers
Can my license be suspend for unpaid traffic tickets that were
Can my license be suspend for unpaid traffic tickets that were not paid off in full and went into collections?… read more
Virginia Trial Lawyer
Virginia Trial Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
38 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

3,248 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,193 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

2,046 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

1,768 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,644 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

Barrister

Barrister

Criminal Defense Law

1,280 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