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 have a protective order against my ex.issued in criminal
i have a protective order against my ex.issued in criminal court..can a CIVIL court modify that? do they have jurisdiction? He is petitioning for contact with the minor kids that he is forbidden from … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
34,726 satisfied customers
I need to find the legal code that states a restraining
I need to find the legal code that states a restraining order must be vacated in its entirety due to misuse. The Judge and my ex-husbands attorney amended the restraining order in closed chambers with… read more
Drew Peterson
Drew Peterson
JD
1,278 satisfied customers
A temporary 6 months restraining order was granted against
A temporary 6 months restraining order was granted against me the person that filed had know berden of pruff is this grounds to file an appeal? … read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
45,511 satisfied customers
What can one file if a case from the opposing team was
What can one file if a case from the opposing team was dismissed without prejudice. How can i get a case like that dismissed with prejudice, even though that case is a counterclaim case thats dismisse… read more
Ben S.
Ben S.
Owner
Juris Doctor, cum laude (in top 5% of class)
7,241 satisfied customers
I recently filed a restraining order protection on my baby's
Hello, I recently filed a restraining order protection on my baby's father. I do not want to follow through with the restraining order and I would want the judge to dismiss my documents.. is there any… read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
4,578 satisfied customers
My mom got an emergency protection order last week and went
My mom got an emergency protection order last week and went to court to extend it. It was extended for 2 years. She was told by the domestic violence advocate assets wouldn't be addressed. However, th… read more
JKEsq
JKEsq
Managing Firm Partner
J.D.
11,042 satisfied customers
My wife was arrested for battery on monday and the judge
my wife was arrested for battery on monday and the judge gave her 30 days no contact. is there anyway to get this removed prior to her court date as this is a hardship on us. we live in the same house… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
53,122 satisfied customers
If a victim has a court-initiated retraining order against a
If a victim has a court-initiated retraining order against a defendant that contains a clause prohibiting defendant from contacting victim with intent to harrass, etc, and to stay away from victim and… read more
Delta-Lawyer
Delta-Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,529 satisfied customers
I just spoke to the clerk judge handling my motion
I just spoke to the clerk for the judge handling my motion to withdraw guilty plea and he couldn't give me any indication of when the judge might make a ruling on my motion. It's been 2 months. This i… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
13,867 satisfied customers
For Timothy D. Smith or whomever else if unavailable... Hi.
For Timothy D. Smith or whomever else if unavailable... Hi. I'm asking this question as follow-up to my 4/17 question in regards XXXXX XXXXX court transcript of a criminal hearing. In your answer you … read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
Im 18 years old, I was involved with a teacher a my school.
I'm 18 years old, I was involved with a teacher a my school. I was never in his classroom and he never had control of my grade and we were on separate campus's. He was arrested Dec, 5. We tried to bai… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
34,726 satisfied customers
This is somewhat confusing. My soon to be son-in-law has been
This is somewhat confusing. My soon to be son-in-law has been found guilty of assult on his ex-wife (was his wife of 17 days at the time). Too long of a story to tell. He was just sentenced to 90 days… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 satisfied customers
I started a 1 year probation and im 5 months into it in Maryland.
I started a 1 year probation and im 5 months into it in Maryland. On a misdemeanor charge, mother son fight, and I was charged even though my son was on steroids. I had a lousy public defender, If i w… read more
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Attorney
Juris Doctor
4,274 satisfied customers
MINNESOTA DSTRICT CRIMINAL COURT MADE THE FNAL DERMNATION OF
MINNESOTA DSTRICT CRIMINAL COURT MADE THE FNAL DERMNATION OF NOT GUILTY BY MENTAL LLNESS AT THE TIME AND BY LAW WAS TO START CVIL CPMMITMENT PETITION AND THEN WAS SENT FOR A EXAMINATION THAT DETERMINE… read more
Michael J., Esq.
Michael J., Esq.
3,638 satisfied customers
I want to sue the state of arizons. This is a long story to
I want to sue the state of arizons. This is a long story to explain so ill just state the basics for now. 2 men were convicted and sentenced to death for the murder of my sister. The judge in the case… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
What is the best way to defend against violation of emergency
What is the best way to defend against violation of emergency protective orders. Technically you are not violated anything. Despite the fact that judge said it is the best thing not to have contact fo… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
my son took a plea for a robbery charge he served 180 days
my son took a plea for a robbery charge he served 180 days in the county jail and received 3 years probation he received a letter stating he had to pay 3800.00 for probation but the judge said that he… read more
Chris T., JD
Chris T., JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,337 satisfied customers
A friend contacted the policed for me to leave her alone, texting
A friend contacted the policed for me to leave her alone, texting calling. It has been over a month since the warning, and I have not contacted her in anyway, but was given a paper to go to court. Wha… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Attorney & Counselor
Juris Doctor
16,283 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:

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

3,481 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

3,262 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,706 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

2,622 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,668 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

Barrister

Barrister

Criminal Defense Law

1,625 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