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- How to Get Legal Assistance when the Sheriff Doesn't Assist
Question: What can I do if someone kicked in my door, stole my property, took over and the sheriff did not help me?
- Can Federal Restitution Be Forgiven?
Federal restitution may be ordered after a person has committed a crime and the court wishes to compensate the victim for this crime. Based on current law, federal restitution orders not expire until they have been repaid in full. Generally, federal restitution cannot be discharged with bankruptcy.
- I Received a Bad Check – What Do I Do?
If you have received a bad check, you may be able to pursue compensation or restitution through civil or criminal proceedings. However, state laws typically govern bad check disputes and certain elements may need to be met in order to recover the value of the bad check.
- How Do Hot Check Laws Work?
Hot checks cost the local and national economy millions of dollars in lost funds that were due for goods and services from individuals and businesses. In response to this epidemic, states across the country have enacted strict hot check laws that are meant to punish the individual who writes worthless checks.
- Can You Sue a Spouse for Theft?
During the course of a marriage, one spouse may steal an asset that the other spouse considers to be his or her own property. Whether the victimized spouse can sue the other spouse for theft depends on a number of factors. State law largely determines this issue.
- Committing Offenses on the Internet – Internet Crime
When a crime is allegedly committed using the internet the first question is always, “Where should this case be handled?” Should it be in the state where the offender committed the offense? Should it be where the victim lives? Should it be somewhere else like in federal court?
- Virginia Credit Card Theft Forgery Fraud Penalties Laws
The following are the different laws regarding credit card crimes in Virginia.
- New Jersey Statute of Limitations for Criminal Charges
Each state has its own statute of limitations in which to formally charge an individual with a crime.
- Collateral Consequences Continue to Impact Individuals
Everyone makes mistakes. Those of us who have made impulsive or uniformed decisions in our lives may have suffered severe consequences for them, such as being arrested or serving time in jail.
- Charged with Burglary in Virginia?
Congratulations, you've been initiated into the criminal justice system and you need a good Alexandria criminal defense attorney to represent you.