Hey I got a disorderly a couple of weeks ago and they aressted and booked me with my last name mispelled it is wrong on police report too can i stand a chance of getting it thrown out?

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Hey I got a disorderly a couple of weeks ago and they aressted and booked me with my last name mispelled it is wrong on police report too can i stand a chance of getting it thrown out?

Plead not guilty

Asked on September 7, 2017 under Criminal Law, Ohio

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 4 years ago | Contributor

I'm afraid not. A simple clerical mistake such as this would no be enough to have your case dismissed. The court will simply make the change to correct the spelling of your name. If you want to effectively deal with this siutaion, then you should consult with directly with a local criminal law attorney. Perhaps they can get the case thrown out on other grounds.


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