Criminal Law

Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.

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

Related Criminal Law Questions
My employer has decided to enhance their current background
my employer has decided to enhance their current background checks. my husband has a criminal record. They will be able to find his criminal record because they have his social security and name on th… read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
4,485 satisfied customers
I am am trying to find out how to get a copy of final
Hi I am am trying to find out how to get a copy of final disposition for a worthless check from 1995. I was never arrested in any manner and paid it but I think it was considered an adjudication progr… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
1,815 satisfied customers
i want to know of all these records are any available for expungement,
i want to know of all these records are any available for expungement, non-disclosure or a set aside? Most were reduced from a dwi to something else : ARREST DATE 8/27/2006 (1 CHARGES) ARREST DETAIL A… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
31,951 satisfied customers
In 1993 Albemarle County VA my husband, a student then, was
In 1993 Albemarle County VA my husband, a student then, was arrested and charged with passing about 20 bad checks, all under $200. He moved out of the area and failed to appear in court. There is a ch… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Hi there, My husband and I are looking to pursue adoption
Hi there, My husband and I are looking to pursue adoption and wanted to know we have to disclose both our misdemeanors to the agency and if it will show on live scan. I have a 11357 (b) HS from 2000 t… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,660 satisfied customers
I have recently had a background check for employment that
I have recently had a background check for employment that stated I had a Worthless Check conviction as the following: COURT NAME: Individual NC courts ARREST AGENCY: ARREST DATE: CASE STATE: NC CASE … read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Is there a statuate of limitations in new york state on writing
Is there a statuate of limitations in new york state on writing a bad check? in 1996 i moved out of NY state, before leaving i had written a check for insufficient unds, and moved before it went to co… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
1,815 satisfied customers
If I am convicted of a class 1 misdemeaner of brandishing a
If I am convicted of a class 1 misdemeaner of brandishing a firearm in VA and I have no prior criminal record what is the maximum penalty?… read more
Nate
Nate
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
2,221 satisfied customers
I got a "wet reckless" in 1983 in the state of CA. Does this
I got a "wet reckless" in 1983 in the state of CA. Does this show up when an employer is running a background check?… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
2,401 satisfied customers
I have a misdemeanor in fla from a bad check wrote in 1998.
I have a misdemeanor in fla from a bad check wrote in 1998. I moved to wv the same yr due to a divorce. Didn't know of the misdemeanor til I went to renew my drivers license they told me I have to tak… read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
I would like to ask what my rights are when I am ask about
I would like to ask what my rights are when I am ask about a past criminal record when making application. I just filled out an application to be admitted to a graduate program in the state of Michiga… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
31,951 satisfied customers
I recently returned to the States (I am A U.S. Citizen) to
I recently returned to the States (I am A U.S. Citizen) to Ohio. I was living in Finland before and had a valid Finnish drivers license. Approximately 15 days later I was stopped for running a red lig… read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
13,036 satisfied customers
Filling out a VA Insurance License questionaire and the question
Filling out a VA Insurance License questionaire and the question of misedemeanors comes up. 18 years ago, I had some NSF/No account misdeameanors, and a disorderly conduct for fireworks discharge. In … read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
13,036 satisfied customers
Dear Gentleman Question Are either of two charges on my
Dear Gentleman Question: Are either of two charges on my criminal record eligible to be expunged? I have lived and worked in Florida since 1996. Due to the downturn in the economy I lost my job and am… read more
Michael J., Esq.
Michael J., Esq.
3,560 satisfied customers
What were the shoplifting laws in 1997 What was limit
What were the shoplifting laws in 1997? What was limit to make it a felony? How did pervious criminal record impact the charge? For example, if one had been arrested before with a misdemeanor charge w… read more
John
John
Trial Lawyer
Post-Doctoral Degree
688 satisfied customers
I have a record for the first time in my life for a worthless
I have a record for the first time in my life for a worthless check I wrote to my dentist back in 12/2002 - I was notified in 2006. I was ordered to pay court cost, fees, and the amount of the check t… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
31,951 satisfied customers
I was convicted of retail fraud in Jan of 2006. It was under
I was convicted of retail fraud in Jan of 2006. It was under 100.00 in fines and I went to jail for 48 hours. I would like to know if I can expunge my record of a misdemeanor. I am looking to go to sc… read more
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Attorney
Juris Doctor
4,274 satisfied customers
am a 21 year old Canadian student attending university in ...
am a 21 year old Canadian student attending university in Virginia. Have been arrested and charged with a misdemeanor public obstruction of justice as when the officers tried to cuff me for public dru… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 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

3,251 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,473 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

2,401 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

2,221 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,660 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

Barrister

Barrister

Criminal Defense Law

1,456 satisfied customers

19 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