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If a detective came to my home and asked to meet with me but I have no idea why, what should I do?

Do not submit to police questiong without first having consulted with legal counsel. The …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Is it possible to have only one sentencing event in one jurisdiction for two different felonies in two separate counties?

No, unfortunately, it is not possible because county 1 does not have jurisdiction (or …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

how to i prove my innocence from being falsely accused of theft

Subpoena, or formally request, the alleged surveillance tapes: if they exist, they will be …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 months ago

What is my most likely outcome for a first time offense Class 1 misdemeanor?

The authorized punishments in VA for a Class 1 misdemeanor are confinement in jail …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 months ago

Is sexual battery considered a felony?

In the state you list or identify (that is, Virginia), sexual battery is clearly …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 months ago