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If you appeal a jury's verdict, and go for the truth again,

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If you appeal a jury's verdict, and go for the truth again, 2nd time will it have to be a trial by jury,

Lawyer's Assistant: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Montana

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

Only to say we want to appeal, and told it has to wait till sentencing

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

Am i charged for asking questions

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Legal
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Lawyer: P. Simmons, Attorney replied 10 months ago
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Lawyer: P. Simmons, Attorney replied 10 months ago

This depends...is this a criminal case or civil case? And what is the nature of the appeal (why do you believe there is a basis to appeal)?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
my son was just found guilty of 2 felony charges of molestation based on 4 days of them saying i dont know & i dont remember, and we know he didnt do anything
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
cant afford your phone call
Lawyer: P. Simmons, Attorney replied 10 months ago

Can you tell me, what is the reason for the appeal?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
forget it, if all your gonna do is ask for money, i dont have any,
Lawyer: P. Simmons, Attorney replied 10 months ago

I am sorry for the confusion...I was simply asking a question. If you are not able to answer, there is not much I can do

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