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Can you live with someone on probation if you’re on probation too?

I have been on probation for nearly a year as a result of a past drug charge. I live with two roommates, one who is currently dealing with a hearing on drug charges of his own. Both my own and his charges are simple marijuana charges. If he gets probation, can we legally live together or will one of us be required to move out?


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    Mark Thiessen | Mark Thiessen, Attorney at Law
    1017 Heights Blvd.
    Houston, TX 77008
    (713) 428-2322
    Yes, all can live together and all will probably need a sober environment and can help each other stay good on probation.
    Answer Applies to: Texas - Replied: 4/24/2013
    Paul Richmond | Law Office of Paul Richmond
    2023 E. Sims #263
    Port Townsend, WA 98368
    (360) 379-5575
    The simplest thing is to review the paperwork you were given when the court entered it's judgment. If you don't have that you should be able to look at a copy from the court available for representation and consultation.
    Answer Applies to: Washington - Replied: 4/24/2013
    Craig Andersen | Andersen Law PLLC
    10000 NE 7th Ave Suite 330B
    Vancouver, WA 98685
    (360) 397-0111
    It will depend on the court's sentence but the general rule is felons cannot associate with other felons. Misdemeanants are usually not faced with a similar prohibition.
    Answer Applies to: Washington - Replied: 4/24/2013
    Thomas E. Gates | Gates' Law, PLLC
    651 Strander Blvd., Suite 209
    Tukwila, WA 98188-2953
    (253) 332-7899
    There should be no problem of both parties living together, however, check with you probation officer.
    Answer Applies to: Washington - Replied: 4/24/2013
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