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2 Answers | Asked in Employment Discrimination and Employment Law for California on
Q: Can i file a lawsuit against my employer for not giving me any kind of lenience with being autistic?

So basically I work in retail and I'm autistic. I am being fired because I got upset that my manager was giving my mixed signals constantly on what i should do instead of telling me outright what i should do. which is something i have a lot of trouble with because i am autistic. she also has... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Jun 24, 2022

The short answer is that you should contact a lawyer who knows how to prosecute wrongful termination and discrimination claims or cases. If you are fired because you are autistic, then you most likely do have a good claim to pursue. You need the advice of a good lawyer to help you. You can do a... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for California on
Q: The people of my county are struggling with our local government's participation in corruption, malicious prosecution

Our small town is apart of a county that has a history of embezzlement, tax fraud, police corruption and stalking/harassment and various other crimes. There are a number of people who are interested in a class action lawsuit and at the very least an avenue of protection from our local government.... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Jun 7, 2022

You need to find a law firm that can handle such claims. You can use Google to conduct a search. Or, you can go to the Los Angeles County Bar Association's website (LACBA.org) and use their Lawyer Referral Service, which is an excellent source. You will need to prepare a packet of information,... Read more »

Q: CalPERS - local safety question

Can my employer separate me from employment, cut my health benefits off without notice, use my accrued hours to pay for deductions such as medical benefits and other things for over 7mo without notifying me? While on workers comp benefits and it’s been over 12 mo (exhausted 4850 benefits) I am... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on May 27, 2022

Your worker's compensation lawyer should have been protecting your rights and interests all along. If you don't have one, I suggest you get one immediately.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Landlord - Tenant and Real Estate Law for California on
Q: So I went to court for a unlawful detainer. A mediator made me feel like I had to come to an agreement I did not want t.

So even tho I knew it wouldn’t b financially possible. Long story short I been at my residence for almost 4 yrs when I moved in it was inhabitable. Due to the fires there was no housing so I needed to take what I could for my children. So I made this place a home with countless hrs and tons of... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on May 11, 2022

You need the help of an experienced real estate lawyer. The issues you raised go beyond a simple unlawful detainer matter. I suggest you contact a good real estate lawyer with experience litigating cases such as yours where your efforts made the property more valuable than at the time you commenced... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Q: What is my medical rights ? I live in Adult Residential Facilities For Persons With Special Health

I want to know if my right had been valid

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on May 11, 2022

Insufficient information given.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: How can an incoming freshman in high school best prepare for law school/a career in law?
Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on May 9, 2022

The most important thing you can do for yourself is to take a speed reading course so you can improve your reading speed, which will magically also increase your reading comprehension. Start on that as soon as you can, and you will never regret it.

Then start reading everything you can on a...
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2 Answers | Asked in Employment Law and Employment Discrimination for California on
Q: What is clear basis for retaliation or wrongful denial of promotion?

I work in the transportation industry. I was told by a manager that a new supervisory position was being created specifically so that I could be promoted without having to wait for an opening.

I was then called into a meeting and was told that herself and upper management were “pulling... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Apr 26, 2022

You have a free speech right to share your income with other employees, for that is how you learn whether you are being discriminated against or not.

You can go to your HR department and file a complaint against the persons who are taking the opportunity from you. Be prepared to fight for...
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3 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Personal Injury for California on
Q: Can police raid my home w/ helicopter wrongfully detain my son 14 yrs old w/ multiple units at gunpoint say wrong person

Police raided and detained my 14 year old son at gun point with helicopters and units held him in the back of the cop car. Refused to speak to anyone when we tried to confront them and ask why they where doing this. My son was being questioned the cops asked if he was on parol for being a drug... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Apr 22, 2022

You can go to the police station where the officers were assigned out on the case and file a complaint with the department. You can also file a claim for damages against the city or county which employed the officers and/or the police department itself.

You can also talk to lawyers who can...
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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Q: Do I have any recourse for a false arrest in 2019?

I was arrested April 2019 on false charges involving resisting arrest and disorderly conduct. I was given a court to which I appear however I was not listed on the agenda. I visited the DA to find out more info on my case and they didn't have anything and said the arresting PD didnt send... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Apr 22, 2022

An arrest without more is meaningless. If no charges were pressed against you, then nothing happened, and nothing could have affected your record. It is the same as though nothing happened. Forget about it.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Q: How and where do I send a letter of intent to sue a police department in riverside county? Four departments, actually...

I only have 5 days before I hit the 6 month mark of my registered domestic partner being shot and killed by 4 police departments.. I know that I have to to send a letter of intent to sue before 6 months so I'm trying to do that but I don't know where to send it you send it exactly and... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Apr 11, 2022

If you intend to sue under California tort law (the law of civil wrongs), you are required to file a claim with each police agency pursuant to the California Government Code within six months of the date of injury. You should consult with an attorney who can do this for you and you have left... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Child Custody and Civil Rights for California on
Q: My 19 Month old son was unlawfully removed by a DCFS worker with A FRADULANT warrant!! Can someone PLEASE help me??

My 19 month old son was unlawfully removed from my care last thursday with a fraudulant warrant signed by a judge whom is on SUSPENSION. She has no right to practice law and therefore per California Penal code 207 this would be considered Aggrivated Kidnapping by the social worker because he is... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Apr 4, 2022

If you haven't done so already, report this incident to the police in your city. Then start calling family law lawyers until you find one who will help you.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: Does the DA have to present me or my lawyer a search warrent for my phone?

I was arrested for concealed weapon and a baton flashlight. And they also took my phone and said they where getting a search warrent. I have not been presented one or a case number for the phone. And I have asked for both. It's been a month now. And still nothing.

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Mar 31, 2022

You should be asking your lawyer this question, since s/he would be in the best position to give you appropriate advice.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Q: When filing a protective order can a judge issue a no evict order and award compensation for personal property destroyed
Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Mar 26, 2022

You need to direct your question to Texas lawyers. You posted this question for lawyers licensed in California.

Most California attorneys are not licensed to practice law in Texas, and therefore it would be inappropriate for me to try to answer your question.

Even if I wanted to...
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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: Hello, what is a transgender person supposed to do in life threatening situations when police aren't doing anything?

Transgender person receiving ongoing threats, stalking and life is in danger. This stalking person has multiple restraining orders and counts of sexual assault yet police aren't doing anything. Where do you go from here?

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Mar 23, 2022

First of all, I would like to see more information.

If you have restraining orders in effect, then if you continue to be harassed by the person who is subject to the restraining order, you need to keep collecting evidence of the harassing conduct. You can do this by taking photos and/or...
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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Juvenile Law for California on
Q: How do I sue human welfare services for violating my rights and also not following procedures via penal codes
Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Mar 23, 2022

The first thing you need to do is find a good lawyer. This service does not do that. Here, you can get simple legal questions answered. Your question is neither simple, nor does it include sufficient factual detail to arrive at a reasonable legal opinion of your possible case.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: How do I turn myself in for a crime I did not commit? Because the sheriff says they won't make a report.

I am accused of trespassing but sheriff won't write a report unless I turn myself in. I am still displaced.

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Mar 16, 2022

Never turn yourself in for a crime you did not commit. Or for a crime you did commit, without first consulting with a good criminal defense lawyer.

You are leaving a good amount of detail out, which is essential if you want sound advice.

Bottom line is you need to talk with a good...
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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Landlord - Tenant for California on
Q: I have nuisance neighbors. Property management is not solving the issue. I have 3 police reports. What can I do?

I moved here in August. This has been going on since September 2021. I don’t know what to do. They wait until I go to bed to start stomping, slamming doors, dragging things across the floor. They had a camera in their car window pointing towards my apartment until I notified the office. They are... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Mar 13, 2022

Get yourself a lawyer who can help you file a nuisance claim against your neighbors. Keep accurate records of each instance when your peace and quiet has been disturbed. Video and/or audio of the noises will be helpful. Don't delay.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Internet Law for California on
Q: Is a search warrant required, in regards to digital information, while incarcerated. (FaceBook/PayPal/Email)

Though privacy may be limited in an institutional setting, does the law require a search warrant to be served? Please cite case law or PC statue.

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Mar 13, 2022

Insufficient information provided. Need more detail to answer your question.

3 Answers | Asked in Employment Law, Tax Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: My boss threatened my job hours and flexibility. Is this legal?

After I confronted my boss about him illegally giving me a 1099 since I’m not a independent contractor nor self employed i demanded a w2 . He messaged me insisting I was and he said if I ask for a W-2 he said say good bye to my freedoms and basically my flexibility I’ve been given as... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Mar 13, 2022

You might want to contact the Labor Commissioner's office to get their opinion on whether this is appropriate. https://www.dir.ca.gov/dlse/ You can copy and paste this link if you are interested in talking to someone who is an expert in labor laws.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Q: What is the statute of limitation for filing a civil suit after a 9-10-21 hearing? I need an atty to file this suit.

This civil suit is against a federally-funded agency that denied an exception to regulations, that would have allowed me access to their services. The Office of Civil Right (OCR), of the US Dept of Health and Human Svcs, opened a discrimination investigation. The OCR, inundated with discrimination... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi
answered on Feb 27, 2022

The answer depends on the nature of the claim you want to make.

To make sure you don't run afoul of any statute of limitations issue, you can make a discrimination claim with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Go to their website to get the process started....
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