If my grandson went to his court date but there was nothing on the books, what is the time limit for him to have hearing? 2 Answers as of June 13, 2017

My grandson was provoked into a fight with a customer, who had him arrested.

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Law Office of Jared C. Winter
Law Office of Jared C. Winter | Jared C. Winter
It sounds like you?re asking how long to they have to file charges. It depends on what type of charge you?re dealing with. From what little you said about the fight, you?re probably dealing with a misdemeanor, which means they have up to one year to decided whether to file charges or not.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 6/13/2017
Law Office of Jeff Yeh
Law Office of Jeff Yeh | Jeff Yeh
Typically they have 1 year to file before prejudice is presumed.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 6/13/2017
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