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Can I press charges for theft if my ex took my personal belongings without my knowledge or consent?

Yes, you can press charges, but may be better off suing him for the …

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What happens at a preliminary hearing?

A preliminary hearing (or preliminary examination), is a proceeding that is set after a …

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Can I get a citation issued for assault or should I have been arrested at the time of the alleged incident?

Legally, you can get a citation after the fact: there is no legal requirement …

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If someone presses charges saying that you took money from an organization, what will be the outcome?

It depends on: 1) The evidence--it's not enough for someone to just claim that …

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Defraud

You hire a lawyer is what you do. On its face, someone else's credit …

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