Question: An 18-year-old got a speeding ticket on 4/1/17 100 in a 65 in another county. This was his first offense. He spent the night in jail, and there was a bond of $1,200.00. He paid the bond and then released. They said only option at the time was to pay the bond or stay in jail [...]
Can I just show up at the probation office to meet with my probation officer? She is very difficult and does not want to meet with me.
Question: I transferred from another county where the probation officer does not do home visits. You have to make an appointment once a month to see them at their office. My new probation officer keeps telling me that the case has not transferred yet and that the other county has to contact her. I contacted [...]
Question: My girlfriend is 17 years old, and I am 20 years old. She's from Mexico, and her family are from Mexico too. They are undocumented illegal immigrants. Her parents are trying to keep her from me. I want to know, she lives with me; can they really do anything about it without getting in [...]
What should I do if I received a notice for failure to appear in court concerning a traffic citation that wasn’t in the system?
Question: I got a speeding ticket on Feb 15th in Savannah. On the ticket, it said I had court on March 30th. I called two weeks before court date, and they said my citation wasn't in the system and was told to call back. So I called back, and my citation was still not in [...]
Question: My boyfriend had his bond reduction hearing today and his public defender handed over evidence to the DA that she believes will exonerate him. My question is, what happens now? Will he get another court date? Does the DA have a certain amount of time to look at the evidence? I don't really know [...]
Question: Got bonded out for 5 months couldn't keep up with my payments so I went back to jail for a year we'll until my trial date.... Trial came and I was found NOT GUILTY in both of my felonies.. Can I get my 4,000 dollars back? Or is it a no go? Answer: Congratulations [...]
Question: I was stopped at a roadblock shortly after smoking marijuana. I did have it in my possession and my blood was tested. I had also taken an unprescribed Adderall previously that day. In my understanding, they must prove that I was a "less safe" driver because of the marijuana. How can this be done [...]