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I am pleading not guilty to a trespassing ticket why would i have to fingerprint if i am not guilty?

You get fingerprinted: 1) So they can run your prints through the system to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 14 days ago

Can i request a continuance in order to find a private lawyer

No, they will not continue it for "a few months to save up for …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

What is shoplifting?

X has committed larceny which is the trespassory taking and carrying away of the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

Can one be charged for an intent to do a crime?

Yes, you can be charged. You did not merely "intend" to commit a crime: …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 months ago

Can my 20 year old friend get into trouble because he got in 16 year old girlfriend pregnant in Utah it was consensual sex

Your friend WON'T be charged with statutory rape because in Utah if the female …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 months ago