What is the penalty for violating probation?

Answer Probation is a preferred sentence by many criminal offenders for the obvious reason that they avoid incarceration--at least when sentenced. Potentially serious consequences accompany a violation of... Read More »

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What can a probation officer do if you violate probation?

If you violate probation, a probation officer can send you to a judge for punishment, or just issue a warning, according to Expert Law. Probation officers generally have discretion in how to handle... Read More »

What do you do if the noncustodial parent is violating court order for visitation?

You must file a motion for contempt of a court order with the court that issued the visitation order. If the non-custodial parent continues to violate the order they may lose visitation rights. You... Read More »

What are some examples of violating rules associated with subsidized housing particularly Section 8 in the US?

Prostitution, drugs, lying about income, hosting gambling, illegal firearms or explosives, violence.

What do you think about the research by Amnesty International accusing Australia of violating indigenous right?

Amnesty is there to provide commentry for violation of human rights. The upside is that they campaign against some really bad stuff (like stoning in Iran - Read More »