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Is it legal for a 16 year old to carry lockpicking tools on himself?

Your state (like many other) essentially makes it illegal for anyone to have lockpicking …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 14 days ago

Do confidential sources have to testify in court

If the prosecution requires the confidential informer (CI) to testify to make their case, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

If you share a cash register with another employee and money comes up missing, what can the charges be?

Unfortunately, the video tends to support that you did take the money--at the very …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Can a conviction be appealed years later if there is new evidence

Yes, it may be, so long as it is truly new evidence--not evidence which …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

What does a no contest plea mean?

A o contest pleais is used in criminal proceedings. It is an alternative to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago