How can they charge both after one admits? 7 Answers as of May 12, 2014

I was coming back from vacation, got pulled over and they found a gun and some drugs. My passengers had no idea but they are charging them with the same charges even after I told them it was mine.

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Lawrence Lewis
Lawrence Lewis | Lawrence Lewis, PC
The police and prosecutor are free to not believe the word of a criminal (drugs and guns).
Answer Applies to: Georgia
Replied: 5/12/2014
Law Office of Jeff Yeh
Law Office of Jeff Yeh | Jeff Yeh
Simple. They don't believe you.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 5/7/2014
Freeborn Law Offices, P.S.
Freeborn Law Offices, P.S. | Steve Freeborn
Maybe they have evidence that contradicts your "confession".
Answer Applies to: Washington
Replied: 5/7/2014
Law Office of James E. Smith
Law Office of James E. Smith | James Smith
They can't believe one of the suspects.
Answer Applies to: Nevada
Replied: 5/7/2014
Austin Legal Services, PLC
Austin Legal Services, PLC | Jared Austin
Tell that to the prosecutor in charge of their case. Consult with a lawyer first because it could get you charged with a crime too.
Answer Applies to: Michigan
Replied: 5/7/2014
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