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Detainer | Getting Lifted

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Detainer | Getting Lifted I want to get my boyfriend’s detainer lifted. I keep getting all kinds of different answer from all the different lawyers with whom I have [...]

Anticipatory Gagnon Hearing

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Anticipatory Gagnon Hearing Can you move directly to a Gagnon II if you do not have a direct violation yet (the new case is still open)? If the answer is yes, why would you [...]

Waive My Preliminary Hearing

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Waive My Preliminary Hearing Should I waive my preliminary hearing? “To waive or not to waive? That is the question.” This is one of the hardest questions in [...]

Knock Out Game | Assault

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Knock Out Game | Assault What is the knock out game? Is it assault? If someone is convicted in a knock game case, will the fact that it is a knock out game case effect [...]

Rule 600 | Speedy Trial | Robbery

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Rule 600 | Speedy Trial | Robbery I was charged with Robbery as a felony of the first degree. I was arrested over two years ago. My attorney took one continuance at my [...]

586 Disposition

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586 Disposition What is 586 Disposition? Do I have to pay court costs? 586 Disposition is where the prosecutor agrees that if you pay full restitution to the other party the [...]

Mandatory Minimums in Juvenile Cases

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Mandatory Minimums in Juvenile Cases Do mandatory minimums apply in juvenile cases in Pennsylvania? It depends. In the standard juvenile case, mandatory minimums do not [...]

Discovery, Admissibility, & Weight

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Discovery, Admissibility, & Weight I have been charged with fraud and I did not do it. I want to see the internal investigation file from where I used to work. The [...]

Mandatory Sentence | Alleyne

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Mandatory Sentence | Alleyne I am serving 3-6 years on a drug mandatory sentence. My guidelines were well below the so called mandatory. The jury was not asked about the [...]
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