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When filling out job applications, do I select convicted of a crime if I pleaded no contest?

Yes, if you plead "no contest," that is the same as pleading guilty: you …

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What kind of charges would I be looking at if I'm living with my parents and they're growing marijuana?

1) Legally, you can't be charged simply because you live with people who break …

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Can I wait to give a statement for misdemeanor assault?

You do not need to speak with the police at all, even if they …

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Can a 16 year old date a 18 year old?

You can pretty much date whoever you want. However, when it comes to having …

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If a person committed a crime 2 years ago, can they still be arrested for it?

Charges can be brought against a person so long as the "statute of limitaions" …

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