If a sealed indictment is issued in a name similar to yours but not your name, can you still be tried on that indictment?
Question Details: They filed the indictment with the name different than mine.
Yes, you can be tried on it if the evidence, facts, and content of the indictment shows that, slightly wrong name or not, you are the person identified in it. A slight error in a name (e.g. a name similar to, but not quite, your name) is essentially a "typo": it does not affecting the validity of the proceedings and can be amended or corrected by a court (or by the prosecutor's office filing a revised indictment).
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