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1 Answer | Asked in Intellectual Property, Real Estate Law and Small Claims for Tennessee on
Q: My now ex and I are on a mortgage together but he left the property 2 months ago. Does this count as abandonment?

Am I obligated to give him anything in the home cause the police advised me to change locks when he left and I have. What are my options on this matter?

Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery answered on Nov 18, 2019

No abandonment involved. You are jointly and severally liable for the full Note amount. The cops advice has no relevance to a possible distribution of marital property. Divorce may be an alternative, but it will not pay the note, insurance and taxes. Decide if you want house, then go from... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Tennessee on
Q: I was pulled over for driving wit no license and i have to do a book and release but i have warrants in new mexico in 07
Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery answered on Nov 18, 2019

You might ask a NM lawyer if NM extradites on your particular type of offenses. TN will probably honor any actual request.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Tennessee on
Q: If i have warrants in new mexico and i got pulled over in Tennessee can i get extradited if i do a book and release
Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery answered on Nov 18, 2019

If New Mexico wants to Extradite you, then they put a Petition together and go through the Governor's Office. And if they do, more than likely you will be held as a Fugitive by any TN LEO's. You can also be arrested for just the Fugitive From Justice Warrant. Whether NM goes after you or not... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning, Family Law, Real Estate Law and Probate for Alabama on
Q: My dad had a power of attorney over me. My grandfather left the farm to me and my dad . My dad signed me off deed and

Sold for 500k. He passed away and probate is still open . I know there is a 10yr limitation , however if I was home and wasnt advise about sale someone said I could file motion in probate for half of the sale price. Because a POA suppose to benefit the principle and since I was home I should have... Read more »

Amanda B Cook
Amanda B Cook answered on Nov 18, 2019

It does sound like you need to take court action and quickly, but this is not something that you can handle on your own. You really need to seek out an experienced probate and real estate attorney to help you with this matter. It will help the attorney if you first visit the probate court and... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: I got a letter from the district att. on a charge from 6 mo. ago that requires a book and release at the jail, WHY?

also states mandatory before a plea can be accepted, which is not the first court proceeding anyway and there is no case # and why do I feel like I'm convicting myself because someone else didn't do their job ive gotten tickets before for misd. and never had to go to a jail to book and release... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Nov 18, 2019

more info needed.

you don't get a court appointed lawyer until the arraignment. Ask for one then.

you might try to contact the PD's office now for advice.

i would write out all the info ahead of time. Most court appointed lawyers don't have a lot of time to spend on each...
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