Recent Posts in Dropped Charges Category

  • Can I Get a Nol Pross for My Case?

    || 30-Sep-2015

    Nolle prosequi is a Latin term meaning “will no longer prosecute”. It is a way of the defendant’s charges being dismissed from a case. The prosecution will invoke nolle prosequi when they want to want to dismiss a prosecution or part of it. Our Richmond criminal defense attorney further explains nolle prosequi and how encouraging the prosecution to invoke it can lead to favorable ...
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  • Can the State Re-File a Criminal Charge?

    || 2-Jul-2015

    If you or someone you love has been arrested for a criminal offense in Richmond, you may be wondering if the state can re-file a criminal charge once it’s been dropped. This is a good question, especially if the charges are dropped in your case. Essentially, a prosecutor, be it through a motion to dismiss or nolle prosequi is at liberty to drop charges against a defendant at any time, ...
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