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I am 60 years old I threw an egg at a parked car tonight…

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I am 60 years old I threw an egg at a parked car tonight because i was mad the girl was harrassing my granddaughter. I will get a subpoena for court. what will happen to me

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

Salisbury Missouri. I called my lawyer who is also the proscetor attorney he said to call the police and tell them and i did because i heard the girl turned me in

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

No not yet

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

No i am on full disability i need oxygen 24/7 and i am scared

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I am working on your answer now. I am sorry for the delay. It takes some time to prepare a complete answer. Please note the phone call requests are generated automatically from the system. I do not control them.

I want you to not be scared. So in the meantime know that you will not be going to jail. But give me a few minutes towrite a full response.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I know it was wrong but I was so upset

Hello,

Thank you for your patience and thank you for using Just Answer. I want to provide you the best service I can. Please feel free to ask any follow-up questions you have.

I am an attorney with 30 years of experience; I hope to provide you information that will help you in resolving your question.

I understand that you are anxious and afraid. While there will be consequences for your action please know that you will not be jailed for this type of incident.

This is claissified as either disordelry conduct, or a malcious mischief crime. It is a property damage crime and the damage is not permanent. So at worse you are looking at a misdemeanor charge with a fine and perhaps some probation.

Because of your age and your disability the probation terms will probably be just stay out of trouble.

If you do not have a record of any past incidents it is very likely that you will be eligible for a deferred adjudication. In a deferred adjudication the court places you on probation for a time (6 month to a year) imposes a fine, and at the end of the probation the court dismisses the charges. This would be a good outcome and you may want to ask for it.

Given your condition and age and anxiety it may be best to have an attorney represent just so that you will not be overwhelmed by the process.

BUT please rest easy tonight knowing that you are in real bad trouble.

I hope the information I provide is useful to you. I want you to be comfortable and satisfied with my attempt to assist you. Please, if you have ANY follow-up questions, feel free to ask.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Thank you. The fine will it be a lot of money.
No

As to the amount of the fine you are probably looking at $300 to $500 depending on whether they classify this as a Class C or a Class B misdemeanor. The court can make it less. It depends on how much damage the egg did to the car. If it was washed of right away there wil be little damage and the fine will also be smaller.

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If you go without an attorney, dress well, be respectful - especially to the judge. Show some remorse and let the judge know that you should not have allowed yourself to be antagonized.

Good luck.

Kind regards,

Gerald

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