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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Q: speed ticket in Bullit Cnty 90 in a 70. Mailed moneyorder 9/10/21 b4 courtdate 9/20/21 -still got points- what do I do?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 25, 2021

Hire a lawyer to go back in and reform the plea you made by paying.

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Family Law and Domestic Violence for Kentucky on
Q: Can my husband lock me out the day after I leave because he scared me so bad I fear for my life? I have 2 small kids

I have gave him 5000 cash towards 1000 to get my name on the deed. I bought paint flooring insulation paneling back splash and a new toilet plus did half the work fixing and installing everything

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 25, 2021

No. Legally he cannot but you will have to address the money issue through the divorce.

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1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents for Kentucky on
Q: Hello! I was pulled over for having expired car tags in another county

And the other county is very far away is there anyway I can stay where I'm at or get it dismissed somehow? I'm paying for the new tags this coming Monday thank you!

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 24, 2021

Depends on whether the county the ticket is in allows appearances virtually.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Q: I was given a non prepayable ticket for 3 charges 1. Toddler was not properly fastened to carseat 2. No headlight on

3. Expired license registration but I was in possession of the new one in my car, officer saw it. What should I expect, court date is December 2021. Thank you.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 23, 2021

If you correct it all before court and take proof with you to court, they may dismiss some or all of the charges.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: If I live in Kentucky but need to go to family court in Ohio do I hire a lawyer in ky or Ohio for my case?

I have a 9 year old sister that lives in Ohio. I’m 30. Our mother died in 2016. My step father, her bio father moved her to Ohio 3 years ago because we confronted him on neglect of her educational and medical needs not being met. He refuses to let any of our family see her or have any contact... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 23, 2021

Ohio definitely.

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for Kentucky on
Q: How can I find leash laws for dogs in Kentucky? I live in Kenton county.

Specifically, do dogs need to be on a leash when being walked in the neighborhood or park?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 23, 2021

You’ll need to check the local ordinances regarding animal control in Kenton County.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Landlord - Tenant for Kentucky on
Q: I'm having a problem with my landlord I've been here almost 17 years or more and he changed about 3 years ago

I'm getting evicted my rent is up to date always paid my rent and it's a lot going on that I need to speak to someone I'm disabled on a fixed income I'm really ill and this man is stressing me out

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 22, 2021

What is the civil rights issue? None is mentioned in your summary.

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for Kentucky on
Q: What happens if I haven't surrendered a vicious dog within the 24 hrs by court order?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 22, 2021

You can be held in contempt for failing to comply.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can an employer make me bring in a paper saying i’m Covid positive

I took an at home covid test which came back positive, can my employer require me to go to the doctor for proof on paper that I am positive. This is for unpaid quarantine

Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II answered on Sep 22, 2021

This kind of problem is under laws that are specific to each state, and different. This could be an invasion of your privacy or violate some other local requirement. However, it could be a reasonable requirement from the employer to determine whether your absence was excusable for HR purposed..... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence for Kentucky on
Q: If I am eligible to expunge a domestic violence misdemeanor , how long does the process take?
Leland Hulbert
Leland Hulbert answered on Sep 20, 2021

You would be eligible if the charges are dismissed. If they have been dismissed you may hire an attorney or go to the clerks office to file the paperwork 60 days after dismissal.

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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: Why can a grandparent or Aunt or Uncle to the minor's involved be allowed to be our supervision but a 18 year old

Sibling not be approved yet was allowed to move back in the home. And the supervision is within sight or sound of grandparent from 6a.m. to whenever the baby goes to sleep and allowed to come up in the middle of the night to help with the baby the other minor's involved are 17 years old and 15... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 20, 2021

Who can supervise ids determined by the Court.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: What rights do I have for visitation ? shared custody of my grand children?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 20, 2021

Totally depends on your relationship to the parties and the facts of your case.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: My next question would will we have to contact the father to be able to do it
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 20, 2021

You would have to at least attempt to give him notice.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: So since it been almost 2 years I can file for child abandonment and how much would it cost
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 20, 2021

Probably $2,500 to $3,500.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: Do I have to let my ex take our 1 year old daughter to Tennessee if I'm not comfortable with it?

We have a verbal custody agreement so as to avoid going to court and neither one of us pays the other child support. We agreed on a 50/50 schedule. His set days are Sunday, Monday, Tuesday. Mine are Wednesday, Thursday, Friday. We alternate Saturdays. He has blocked my number multiple times when he... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 20, 2021

If the child is endangered by going to TN, then no. If you’re just not comfortable with it, then discuss additional safeguards that would make you comfortable with letting the child go.

2 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Q: My husband got his first ticket. 82 in a 55 (in Ohio) but we live in KY. ticket is $200

We were told to send a check to pay for the ticket but weren’t told about a hearing or anything. Will he lose his license?

Leland Hulbert
Leland Hulbert answered on Sep 19, 2021

Your best bet is to contact a lawyer that is licensed in Ohio and practices regularly in the county where he received the ticket.

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1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for Kentucky on
Q: Is this a breach of contract?

] had a rent to own,agreement with a lady to pay me 400 per month pay the insurance and taxes. After the first few months she started be late and short on thw payments and completly stopped pating the insurance after about a year has never attempted to pay any taxes and its been over 2 years. I... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 18, 2021

File a forcible detainer (eviction) against her snd get her out. It is a breach of the contract as you said.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can an officer charge you with possession after the vehicle gets to the impound lot and he goes later and "searches" car

After the vehicle sat there after first tow truck "couldnt haul it" then another tow driver hauled it to their tow yard and seen my guns in my vehicle and called the officer and had him come back out to his tow yard and then they supposedly did a search and found "drugs!" While... Read more »

Leland Hulbert
Leland Hulbert answered on Sep 16, 2021

Inventory searches are semi-protected under the law. It really depends on the facts and what probable cause the police had and if anything was in plain view. I think you need to hire an experienced criminal defense attorney immediately.

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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: The father of my child has not contacted me or anything & my child is Almost two

that’s wondered If I can file for child Abandonment

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 16, 2021

Two? Days? No. Weeks? No. Months? No. Years? Yes.

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents for Kentucky on
Q: How long does it take to go to court after you give a depression9
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 15, 2021

VAries greatly. Could be a month, six months, a year or more. So many variables.

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