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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Personal Injury and Sexual Harassment for Texas on
Q: What’s the age of consent in Texas an that being said if she’s 17 an I’m 20 what does that mean will I be in trouble?

I just wanna know like if I do anything which I haven’t that’s why I’m here will I be subject to like a case or anything like that I’m just worried an I would like some clear answers

Kiele Linroth Pace
Kiele Linroth Pace answered on Jan 17, 2020

Since you are already 20 that means you are more than 2 years to the day older than she is, therefore, you could be convicted of felony Child Sexual Performance until she is age 18.

Because she is 17 you can't be convicted of Indecency with a Child or Statutory Rape (ie Sexual Assault based...
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1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for New York on
Q: i need to get a divorce but im on ssi. where do i go?

kind of complicated

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Jan 17, 2020

This is really something that the divorce attorneys here would know best. But your post remains open for two weeks. You could contact the Legal Aid Society to see if they could offer assistance or direction; they list divorce as one of the areas in which they offer help to the public. New York has... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Real Estate Law and Land Use & Zoning for Ohio on
Q: Help with understanding how this is fair? It seems like it should be illegal .

While trying to install a sewage system my town lost money on two occasions by hiring companies that didn't finish the job. So to make up for this loss they force you to hook up to their sewage , charge a seemingly large amount every month for doing so, and if you get behind disconnect you, add a... Read more »

Joseph Jaap
Joseph Jaap answered on Jan 17, 2020

Public sewer issues are usually handled locally. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local attorney who can review local ordinances and advise you.

1 Answer | Asked in Adoption and Family Law for Ohio on
Q: would my friends dad be allowed to gain guardianship of me if both my parents are dead

My stepmother and i don't get along at all and i don't have any family

Joseph Jaap
Joseph Jaap answered on Jan 17, 2020

He could try. He would have to file for guardianship in the probate court. Talk to him about it.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for New York on
Q: I just owe back support I am on ssd I can only afford so munck I want my. Right to drive back And Ilost the love of kids


Lawrence Allen Weinreich
Lawrence Allen Weinreich answered on Jan 17, 2020

You need to file a petition in Family Court to get your license and for how you are going to pay what you owe. Speak to an attorney for guidance.

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