Advise of Rights

  • You have the right to remain silent about the facts and circumstances of your case. Anything you say can be used against you.
  • You have the right to the assistance of an attorney at all stages of the proceedings including deciding how to plead to the charge(s).  You must pay for your own attorney or you can represent yourself.
  • You have the right to a speedy and public trial by a judge. There is no right to a jury trial for violations.
  • You have the right to confront and to question under oath (cross-examine) each and every witness called against you.
  • You have the right to compel witnesses to come to court by subpoenas issued by the court clerk or by your attorney.
  • You have the right to review and to obtain copies of the records written in your case.
  • You have the right to appeal to the Court of Appeals if you are found in violation by the court.