Fleeing and Eluding may be charged as a misdemeanor or a felony under Kentucky law. KRS 520.095 defines the necessary requirements for felony fleeing.
If you have a criminal record then you know it may be difficult to find a job or employment with those on your background check. If you had troubles in Kentucky, you may be eligible for expungment in order to clean that record.
The general difference in felony assault and misdemeanor assault can arise from two different basis:
I am often asked why a criminal case goes to trial. Principle is seldom one of those reasons since there is often a fee associated with trials. Today was one such day and the charges were rightfully dismissed against my client.
If you are charged with sec offender registration violation - read this! The ability for prosecution under The Kentucky Sex Offender Registry has been significantly hampered by the recent Order from the U.S. District Court. The United States District Corut has ruled that the Commonwealth is permanently enjoined form enforcing KRS §KRS 17.546 and KRS 17.510(10) and (13).