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If the arresting officer is marked

It does not prevent them from charging you, since the standard of proof or …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Can you record a conversation in your own hotel room without the consent of another party?

1) Recording sound (audio) without the other party's consent would be completely illegal in …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Does a court appointed attorney public defender have to be licensed?

The attorney must be licensed to practice law. The attorney cannot continue representing your …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Will a store still come after me and pursue arrest regarding a shoplifting incident?

We don't know if they will--that depends on their store or corporate policy (e.g. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago