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Is it in some cases accepted to break the law to protect oneself?

There is, in some states and in some very limited circumstances, recognition of a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

is it legal to do an identification without doing a line up after seeing that person after court.

I am a lawyer in CT and practice in this area of the law.   …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

man pulls gun on man and escorts him to his home 200 yds away at gunpoint

I'm not a District of Columbia lawyer, and I haven't check the District's criminal …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

Bench warrant for failure to appear.

I think you need to talk to a lawyer about this, both for defense …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

I want to know if my boyfriend should take the ples offer.

I am a lawyer in CT and practice in this area of the law.  …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago