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1. How do I file charges against someone?
2. How do I get a No Contact Order?
3. What is the status of a/my/my husband's case? Can you tell me my next court date?
4. I got a subpoena in the mail. Why do I have to testify? This is really inconvenient for me, do I get paid?
5. Can I talk to the Prosecutor about my case?
6. Can I get a Prosecutor's explanation of a law or get legal advice from a Prosecutor?
7. What is a warrant?
8. What happens after a person (the defendant) has been arrested?
9. What is a pretrial conference and do I need to attend?
10. What is the difference between a bench trial and a jury trial?
11. Do I have to attend the trial?
12. What is a subpoena?
13. What happens if I ignore the subpoena and/or otherwise fail to appear in court as ordered?
14. Am I allowed to be present in the courtroom during the trial?
15. How will I know if the trial date has changed?
16. What happens if someone tries to intimidate me into dropping the charges and/or not testifying?
17. What if the defendant's attorney or some other individual acting on behalf of the defendant contacts me about the case?
18. What if I decide to drop the charges and/or not to testify?
19. What happens if the defendant either pleads guilty or is found guilty by a judge or jury?
20. What is restitution?
21. What expenses can be reimbursed?
22. Do I need documentation for restitution?
23. How do I request restitution?
24. What is a Victim Impact Statement?
25. When do I submit my Victim Impact Statement?
26. What about insurance?
27. What happens after restitution is ordered?
28. What if the defendant doesn't pay?