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Me and my ex boyfriend has a restraing order against each

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Me and my ex boyfriend has a restraing order against each other and I went and violated the restraing order what will happen to me?
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Missouri
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Yes I was on a 12 hour hold in jail and asked if I could fill out a form for a public defender and the police man said no I won't need one what does that mean
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I been diagnosed with ocd and panic disorders.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Alex J. Esq. replied 11 months ago.

Hello. My name is Alex.
Thank you for your question.
I will be happy to provide you with information you are seeking for educational purposes only.
​Were you arrested and charge with any crime as a result of this restraining order violation?

If yes, what exact crime?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Just held in prison for 12 hour hold and asked them for a public defender application and the police said I won't need one.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No I just want to know what you think and your supposed to be free
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Answer me please
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
call me
Expert:  Alex J. Esq. replied 11 months ago.

This is not a free service and I do not provide any type of phone calls to customers.

I will opt-out of your question at no charge to you and will open your question up for other legal professionals to review.

Expert:  Zoey, JD replied 11 months ago.

I am a different expert.

Why were you put under a 12-hour hold? Are you saying that you were let go without charges being brought against you?

Expert:  Zoey, JD replied 11 months ago.

Just checking in to see if you still need help. If so, please reply here on this question thread.