When a minor's name is excluded from the public record, that bars law enforcment and the justice system, etc., from giving the name to the newspaper (or anyone else). It does not legally bar the newspaper from printing the name in the paper if the paper gets the name from other reliable sources. Also, if the case was heard in adult court instead of juvenile court, those proceedings and records are generally open for public inspection. Generally a minor's name cannot be a matter of public record. There are exceptions depending upon state statutes and specific circumstances. The best option would be to speak with the state's department of social services, juvenile authorities or the legal aid society.
"Charged" means that you were accused of the crime by law enforcement. "Convicted" means that you were convicted of the crime after trial.
No, being convicted is quite different from being charged. When a person is charged with a crime, that constitutes an accusation that is not yet proved. If the person is then tried and found to be guilty, at that point he or she is convicted. A person who is charged with a crime may also be acquitted and therefore would not be convicted.
That is not possible, you must be arrested, charged and have a trial before you can be convicted of a crime.
Yes, simply being arrested and/or charged does not make you a criminal UNLESS you are convicted of a crime in court.
No. These are two separate actions. "Charged" is accusation of a crime, such as in a formal arraignment. "Convicted" is found guilty of a crime, by a jury or judge in a court of law or adminstrative proceeding.
If you were charged with a crime, and found guilty - you were convicted.
Impeached does not have a time element. It means for a President to be charged with a crime. He was charged, not convicted.
Being charged is not the same as being convicted. A person who has been charged might still be found innocent of the crime of which he or she has been charged. However, if you have been charged and also convicted of aggravated assault, that is a serious crime and it would involve jail time.
Yes, entering a guilty plea is the same as being convicted of the crime that the person was charged with.
In the US, the only time you can say a person is guilty of a crime is after they have been convicted of the crime. Until a person is convicted or admits guilt in a court of law, they are charged with the crime or suspected of the crime.
Convicted would be the word, not charged. In some cases people are arrested for a crime, but may not be convicted of the crime for one reason or another. Depending on judicial proceedings, even if you are not convicted the arrest may still show up on your record for a period of time.
President Andrew Johnson was charged with a crime against congress. He was never convicted and was able to remain in office.
Yes, it is a legitimate and legal question.
Yes, you can be charged with a crime without evidence. It's happened many times before. However, can you be convicted without evidence is entirely different. That answer would be no.
Because he has not been charged with, nor convicted of a crime.
Yes, it will show that you were arrested and then charged with the crime. But it will show you were never convicted of it.
You can ALWAYS be charged and convicted of a crime that you just committed. However, it cannot be made a part of the same case you were going to court for.
It depends on several things:If you were convicted or just chargedThe specific crimeWhat state you are in
Yes, a person who has been charged with a felony but not convicted of the crime can be the executor of an estate depending where that person is in the legal process. A person who has been charged with a felony is considered innocent until proven guilty.
It really depends on what is asked. If the question is, have you ever been arrested or charged with a crime? Then the answer would have to be yes. If the question is, have you ever been convicted of a crime, then the answer is no.
Not unless a court/jury finds that person GUILTY of the crime. Being charged is not the same as being convicted. Without being convicted, the person's record is clean. Meanwhile, if charged.... Get a lawyer! Say nothing until having talked with the lawyer.
Tiger Woods has not been charged, let alone convicted, of any crime. The system in the US is that a person is presumed to be innocent unless and until convicted in a court of law. He has admitted to having an affair. While many people find that to be reprehensible, it is not a crime in the US.
Yes, they can certainly be charged. Battery is a crime and they could be charged and convicted.
No. Granted 'clemency' or not, you remain convicted of the crime with which you were charged - a convicted felon. It is a federal offense for a convicted felon to ever own or "possess" a firearm (US Code, Title 18).