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What to do if I just found out that I have a 7 year old warrant for grand larceny in another state?

I suggest that you consult with a criminal defense attorney that practices law in the county where the arrest warrant was issues against you to investigate it and see what can be done to recall it and

E.M., Member, California Bar answered 11 months ago

Could a statement made to law enforcement be found inadmissible if the person making the statement suffers from sever depression symptoms?

It is entirely possible that the person who allegedly made the statement that you referred to did not have the mental capability to know what he or she was saying and hence the statement could possibl

E.M., Member, California Bar answered 11 months ago

If I took some merchandise valued under $50 from a retail store and left the store after giving the merchandise back to loss prevention, can I still be charged?

In common usage, theft is the taking of another person's property without that person's permission or consent with the intent to deprive the rightful owner of it. The word is also used as an informal

E.M., Member, California Bar answered 1 year ago

If I have a bench warrant but I'm in a different state, can I turn myself in to the police in the state I'm in now?

NO! You're actually walking a very dangerous line. If you're held, here, on an out-of-state warrant, and the issuing state wants to come get you---you'll be held without bail until they decide to come

Stan Helinski answered 1 year ago

What to do if I did cleaning work for someone and they owe me $180?

Just because someone owes you money does not give you the right to take or unlawfully possess the other person's property.  If you can not personally serve her at a known address, most states hav

Anne Brady answered 1 year ago


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