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New California Criminal Defense Legal Questions & Answers

How can I get an extended court date?

Contact the court (the clerk's office), explain the situation, and ask how to apply …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Are there other ways around testifying if I don't want to testify?

Basically, you can't. A subpeona is a court order to appear. If you ignore …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

If I use medical marijuana is that a violation of my probation?

Unfortunately, legal in CA or not, marijuana is still an illegal drug under (a "controlled …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

If I get assaulted while on probation will I go to jail for pressing charges?

No, pressing charges when you are the victim of crime will not affect your …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

What is required to get an 11-year old misdemeanor charge expunged? Can I do it myself?

In your state, you can expunge a misdemeanor if you never served time in …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago