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What is shoplifting?

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

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 17 days 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 2 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 3 months ago

Whether A search warrant was obtained in the legal manner.

Whether the park is private property or not, the courts have consistently held that …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 months ago

How long is a class b misdemeanor on your record?

The short answer is, forever.  Unless expunged (assuming the offense and you are eligible …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 months ago