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Can the parents of a 17 year old girl press charges against her 19 year old boyfriend?

You write that your girlfriend is 17. If she is, then there is nothing …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

What speech is protected by the first amendment?

Although your frustration and anger are understandable, your statement is NOT protected by the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Can the police hold me to a contract if I was under the influence of drugs art he time that I entered into it?

Any agreement entered into while you were provably not mentally competent (such as due …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Can my local municipal government mandate that my dog wear a muzzle on my own private property? In my own fences back yard?

If you were brought into municipal court and agreed to the restriction in court …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Can charges be dropped once prosecutor files them

It is possible, but is not guaranteed. The prosecutor has the authority and discretion …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago