Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
Should I check into an inpatient treatment program before
Should I check into an inpatient treatment program before trying to fight felony drug charges that if found guilty stipulate a 3 year minimum mandatory sentence? I'm concerned this would say that I'm … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
How do you know if someone's indictment is incorrect? GA.
How do you know if someone's indictment is incorrect? … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
How can a judge enforce a charge against a defendant found
how can a judge enforce a charge against a defendant found not-guilty, by a jury trial? … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
A 19 y/o male was recently found guilty on 5 felony counts.
Hello, a 19 y/o male was recently found guilty on 5 felony counts. Sentencing is set for March 10 in Indiana. The current lawyer is not interested in appealing the verdict. The family is unable to pay… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
If I was tried by jury 2nd degree felony and found guilty
If I was tried by jury for a 2nd degree felony and found guilty and sentenced as a 2nd degree felony when the law clearly states it is a 3rd degree felony, is that a wrongful conviction?… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
If guilt is inevitable and a defendant keeps pleading not guilty,
If guilt is inevitable and a defendant keeps pleading not guilty, even against the advice of his lawyer, and continues to delay trial via motions etc. how can such action be curtailed? Every defendant… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,467 satisfied customers
i was wondering what the chances are of getting convicted. im
i was wondering what the chances are of getting convicted. im being charged with interfering w/ a dv phone call. the evidence is a foot print on the door, that the victim admitted putting baby powder … read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
iscus in general the sequence of events as you entire the criminal
iscus in general the sequence of events as you entire the criminal justice system Start with when a crime has been committed, and end as you exit out of the system. Be sure to discuss prosecution and … read more
HPlawyer
HPlawyer
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
854 satisfied customers
my son is going to prison for 5 yrs. he is bypolor/manic depressant,he
my son is going to prison for 5 yrs. he is bypolor/manic depressant,he only has a 8th grade education. he was misdiagnoised as a child. i want to know if there is a way to check out the best place and… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,539 satisfied customers
In WV, how long does the prosecutor have to present a case
In WV, how long does the prosecutor have to present a case to the grand jury once the case has been handed over from magistrate court?… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,539 satisfied customers
WHY DOES A CRIMINAL, A KILLER, GET SO MANY RIGHTS WHILE THE
WHY DOES A CRIMINAL, A KILLER, GET SO MANY RIGHTS WHILE THE FAMILY FO THE VICTIMS GET SHAFTED ON A REGULAR BASIS. WE, THE VICTIMS FAMILIES HAVE NO RIGHTS. THE KILLER AND HIS FAMILY HAVE ALREADY STOLEN… read more
AttorneyTom
AttorneyTom
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor, BSBA
9,130 satisfied customers
what is the name of the law when a love one is under attack
what is the name of the law when a love one is under attack and almost being stabbed. and then the suspect run away and then and husband runs that suspect over with a truck twice.… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
Officer and former adjunct prof.
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
20,660 satisfied customers
Are there levels of molestion charges? This has just occurred
Are there levels of molestion charges? This has just occurred in south carolina to my son-in-law. told he touched a friends daughter twice she is 6 yrs old. he is in jail presently, just arrested toda… read more
LawHelpNow
LawHelpNow
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence
7,509 satisfied customers
iifif someone has been tried for murder and there was no physical
iifif someone has been tried for murder and there was no physical evidence(no prints on the weapons), all the prosecutor had was the testimony of a few people; a dna test was done and the blood found … read more
Counselor
Counselor
Doctoral Degree
630 satisfied customers
whats involves or not invloves to excute somone in,ca state
i want to know how would somone get a death plaenty in cailfornia. what is the law, sititions that would make the court excute somone… read more
Michelle
Michelle
Doctoral Degree
2,604 satisfied customers
my husband is in jail for lude conduct with a minor ...
my husband is in jail for lude conduct with a minor and he claims he didn't do anything but give the girl a friendly kiss goodnight and she wrote something more than that in her diary, well my questio… read more
Jon
Jon
Associate Degree
182 satisfied customers
What crime in California has a different procedure than the ...
What crime in California has a different procedure than the state of New York? Basically, I am lokking for what the variance is between their procedures in relationship to the same crime according to … read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 satisfied customers
Assume that a state, acting through the appropriate county ...
Assume that a state, acting through the appropriate county prosecutor, plans to initiate a felony prosecution against Phil Anderer. Further assume that the state is among those in which felony defenda… read more
LegalEagle, LLC
LegalEagle, LLC
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
982 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:

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

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,658 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

22,843 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

44,266 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer, Consultant

8,238 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people like you.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

301 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

17,183 satisfied customers

Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.

< 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