Will my boyfriend be able to come home if the person that committed the crime has come forward? 5 Answers as of October 24, 2013

My boyfriend is in jail for something he didn't do. The person that committed the crime turned himself in and confessed and the victim said my boyfriend didn't do anything. His preliminary is coming up. Do you think they will drop the charges?

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Universal Law Group, Inc. | Francis John Cowhig
Possibly. You need to talk to your boyfriend's attorney about this.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 10/24/2013
Law Office of Edward J. Blum
Law Office of Edward J. Blum | Edward J. Blum
They should. If they don't there's something wrong.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 10/23/2013
Law Office of Eric Sterkenburg
Law Office of Eric Sterkenburg | Eric Sterkenburg
If his defense attorney can prove to the judge that it is not probable that he was involved, the charges should be dismissed at the preliminary hearing.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 10/23/2013
Law Office of Brendan M. Kelly
Law Office of Brendan M. Kelly | Brendan M. Kelly
They should, he needs a good lawyer.
Answer Applies to: Nebraska
Replied: 10/23/2013
Attorney at Law
Attorney at Law | Michael J. Kennedy
It depends on the nature of the crime. More than one person can be guilty of most crimes.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 10/23/2013
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