Ask a Criminal Defense Lawyer

Ask a Lawyer. No obligation, answers to your legal questions.

New Mississippi Criminal Defense Legal Questions & Answers

Can someone who is mentally impaired with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder be a witness in a criminal trial?

A person with mental illness, even a serious one, can be a witness, as …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 days ago

Is it considered a hate crime if a car full of people follows you and yells slurs?

Insults are not a crime--even horrible, heinous insults. The law does not mandate civility …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Can I get early release from probation in Mississippi if I violate and go to work out of state somewhere else?

You need to call your lawyer NOW.  What you did was a violation of …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 months ago

Can a narcotics detective give you a drug test after arrest if they found out that you were on probation?

Being on probation does not limit being drug tested to the probation officer. Someone …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago