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Can a hit and run be dismissed?

My girlfriend was just involved in a pretty nasty series of events and now she is facing a hit and run charge. Do these charges ever get dismissed? I know that they are pretty serious.


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    Lawrence Lewis, PC | Lawrence Lewis
    242 Culver Street, Suite103
    Lawrenceville, GA 30045
    (678) 407-9300
    Sure they do when the right attorney is retained.
    Answer Applies to: Georgia - Replied: 3/10/2013
    Michael Breczinski | Michael Breczinski
    5005 Lapeer Rd
    Burton, MI 48509
    (810) 743-2960
    That depends on all the facts and the person's prior record. Get a lawyer.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 3/9/2013
    William L. Welch, III | William L. Welch, III Attorney
    111 South Calvert Street
    Baltimore, MD 21045
    (410) 385-5630
    While it is possible that any charges for any offense might be dismissed, that is not always likely. The prosecution has exclusive discretion whether to bring charges and whom to prosecute.
    Answer Applies to: Maryland - Replied: 3/8/2013
    John J. Carney | The Law Offices of John J. Carney Esq.
    401 East 34th Street
    New York, NY 10016
    (917) 696-2363
    If there was a personal injury it is a felony. If not it's a misdemeanor and a good lawyer can get it dismissed or reduced to a Disorderly Conduct.
    Answer Applies to: New York - Replied: 3/8/2013
    Francis John Cowhig | Universal Law Group, Inc.
    430 S. Garfield Avenue
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626) 308-9936
    I have never seen one dismissed. She needs to hire an attorney.
    Answer Applies to: California - Replied: 3/7/2013
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