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Q: My husband and I were given holiday and birthday day gifts. Now they want them back. Do I have to return them
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Nov 3, 2022

Normally no, you don't. Giving a gift transfers ownership.

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Q: I reside in Florida, I own a pellet gun/air gun, and I want to know if it’s legal to add an orange tip for my own safety

I’ve searched for the answer online but only found the phrase “it’s not required”. Though it’s somewhat of a grey area. They’re not considered real guns but also not considered toys either. I want to add the orange tip because of my own safety, I don’t want it to be mistaken as a real... Read more »

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Oct 7, 2022

I am fairly confident that there is no law prohibiting you from adding an orange tip.

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Q: What is a PROPOSED ORDER (Florida) & how do I write one? It's a civil case I'm trying to get reopened. Please help.

It's me against a hospital fir letting my records be obtained by an employee with I'll intent. They didn't protect my confidentiality. They promised to do so when I warned them of their employees threats.

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Sep 23, 2022

A proposed order is an order you want the judge to sign.

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Q: Should I sue them? My wife has worked very hard on her mental health. She had suicidal thoughts and a plan back in 2018.

When my wife left, she was a zombie. It took all of her personality from her. Took about a week to recover. Since then, she got help and went to therapy. She’s been doing great. Until this week. A month ago, our pharmacy said we were not allowed to fill her medicine for 90 days. I argued and they... Read more »

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Sep 17, 2022

Sue the pharmacy for what; no proper medication for three days? Just go back and get the right prescription.

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Q: I recieved a right to dissolve a writ and certificate of service for a garnishment. Is there something I need to do

It is saying I must move to dissolve the writ of garnishment within 20 days

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Aug 30, 2022

You need to file a claim of exemption within 20 days of receiving notice of the levy. You also might want to contact the judge's judicial assistant to see how soon a hearing can be held.

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Q: My son has been in cape coral with non biological grandma, she needs something to allow her to get insurance for him???

My son has been here for 3 years now Cape Coral Florida and now the grandmother needs something that will allow her to get him insurance. He's decided to finish school here.

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Aug 24, 2022

What is your question? This "something" she needs; has she asked the insurance company what that something is?

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Q: How do I file a complaint or lawsuit against someone for a wrongful eviction when I never lived at the property
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Aug 22, 2022

Someone sued you asking that you be removed from the property? If so, how have you been damaged?

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Q: Okay so I'm being charged with the same charges but for different dates does double Jeopardy apply ?

I haven't been to trial yet I was wondering will I be sentenced for each crime

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Jul 29, 2022

No, the double jeopardy clause probably doesn't apply; it appears that you are accused of having committed the same crime twice, and on two different occasions.

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Q: My wife took my car from my work which is both of our names. She has her own vehicle.

I just want my car and my stuff. How can I go about getting it back

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Jul 28, 2022

Personal property, such as automobiles, are normally divided in a divorce. If the two of you can't settle this among yourselves, a divorce is the obvious solution.

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Q: I am a LPN and have been wrongfully accused of drug deversion.DOH has contacted me to do a interview to hear my side.
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Jul 26, 2022

What is your question? Don't talk to them without an attorney.

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Q: Can a hotel owner have paying guest/employee's vehicle towed from his property for not moving from a parking space?

I work and live at a hotel. My vehicle has been broke down for about 2 weeks. It's sitting in the same parking spot we normally would park in. The owner has asked me to move the vehicle to the back of the hotel so it would not be seen by other guests. I haven't moved it because I... Read more »

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Jul 10, 2022

Yes, of course. It's his space and he can have any vehicle towed, assuming he has given you reasonable notice.

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Q: What type of lawyer should I obtain if I am suing someone for UTMA fraud?
William Jaksa
William Jaksa
answered on Jun 30, 2022

Are you talking about Uniform Transfers to Minors Act (UTMA)? If you are suing someone you should be looking for a litigator, financial malpractice litigator.

https://www.toronto-criminal-lawyer.co/services/fraud-charges/

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Q: When a couple live in resident as a couple sharing finances get made when things don't work

Is that legal for him to do just to get back at me for Not staying after moving in an agreeing to be his girl friend so now desputing charges he paid for me an now he trying to screw me over

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on May 14, 2022

If you are trying to ask a question about, when you move in together and things don't work out, whether you can sue for breach of contract; the answer is no. Had you been married, on the other hand, you would very well have a number of options.

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Q: What form to use/term for if youre not a lawyer, but will be doing things as a lawyer would (filing etc)? Latin phrase..
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on May 11, 2022

The Latin phrase "pro se" is probably the term you're looking for.

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Q: I want to apply for a US passport. I am 17, but turn 18 in 2 months, do I need parental consent to apply?

I also want to know if a Learner's Permit is accepted as ID instead of a Driver's License when applying for passport.

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Apr 30, 2022

Yes, you need parental consent until your 18th birthday. But at that time a learner's permit will probably be an acceptable form of identification.

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Q: The owner of a marketing company I hired called me a Jezebel publicly in an email to 8 men. Legally what can I do?

The marketing company did not deliver of services we paid for. Instead of staying on topic, he started insulting me to others and publically like Jezebel, a Feminist terrorist. Mind you I've only interacted 4 times with him over the year. The owner has almost entirely worked with my male... Read more »

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Apr 28, 2022

You might be able to sue for defamation, but keep in mind that you would have to be able to prove damages. Florida Statute 836.04 is interesting; I doubt that any prosecutions based on it are made pursuant to it, in this day and age.

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Q: I don't have a card to pay the $5. It's that the only way to take to someone. It's really sad what this world has come 2

I don't have a car to pay the $5 so is that the only way to get a response because it's really sad that this world has come to making a profit off of somebody else's misfortunate it's really terrible I just needed some help with my Dad's passing away it's already hard... Read more »

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Apr 27, 2022

Yes, you definitely should edit this post if you want someone to respond.

Apparently, you need to pay someone $5, for some reason, but you don't have a car (or perhaps a card). Do you have an envelope and a postage stamp? A check or money order would also be a good idea instead of...
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Q: I’ve had insurance on my car for over a week. Can they legally repo my car today even with valid insurance
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Apr 5, 2022

A Florida attorney could advise best, but your post remains open for four weeks. Unfortunately, there are a number of parties involved between the bank, insurance carrier, and other possible interests, and if there was a lapse in coverage, they can repossess. It could depend on the arrangements for... Read more »

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Q: I recently just bought a handgun in the state of Florida, can I keep it in my vehicles glove box without a CCW license?
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Mar 24, 2022

Florida Statute 790.25 (5) provides that

"... Notwithstanding subsection (2), it is lawful and is not a violation of s. 790.01 for a person 18 years of age or older to possess a concealed firearm or other weapon for self-defense or other lawful purpose within the interior of a private...
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Q: do i need to appear in court for a restraining order?

Do I need to appear in court for a restraining order if I don't wish fight the temporary restraining order as the defendant?

Do I need to attend the injunction hearing, the paperwork just says if I fail to attend that it will only mean it could result in injunctions being issued to me,... Read more »

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard
answered on Mar 24, 2022

No, if as you indicate, you don't mind an injunction being issued.

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