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2 Answers | Asked in Child Support for Louisiana on
Q: Why would someone go through support enforcement if they are already receiving child support?
Stephen Rue
Stephen Rue answered on Jun 25, 2020

Use state of Louisiana without costing you anything. Lawyers in regular civil court with personal attention.

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Louisiana on
Q: How do I set regulated visitation?

My boyfriend and I have a two year old son together. We recently moved from mississippI to louisiana and we split up so he moved back to mississippi. His whole family has covid-19 however he wants to come to take my son to live with them. I need legal advice asap on what to do.

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Stephen Rue answered on Jun 24, 2020

Have a lawyer file for an Ex Parte Emergency Custody Order and Injunction

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3 Answers | Asked in Adoption and Family Law for Louisiana on
Q: Do I need an attorney? My husband wants to adopt my son and the biological dad is willing to relinquish his rights.

The biological dad lives in California and hasn't had anything to do with my son for 9 years. My husband and I live in Louisiana. We don't know if there's anyway we can represent ourselves, or if we just have to have an attorney.

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Stephen Rue answered on Jun 23, 2020

Yes I strongly recommend it.

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2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Louisiana on
Q: Moving child out of state?

If there is no written custody agreement between the father and I what steps do I need to take to legally move out of state with the child given that the other parent is fine with it? He pays child support and we have never had an issue remaining civil when it came to moving within the state or... Read more »

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Stephen Rue answered on Jun 23, 2020

It is my strong recommendation that regardless of whether or not you have an oral agreement to relocate out of the state that you send him a certified return receipt requested letter that complies with the state relocation statute of your intent to relocate and put all information required by that... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody for Louisiana on
Q: Can child support overrule what the judgement was in court

We have joint custody in which she owed 26,000 in back pay and the judge said that is to be used as credit to any child support she gets from me

Stephen Rue
Stephen Rue answered on Jun 21, 2020

Your question does not make sense as written. Do you mean can child support enforcement overrule a court? If so, you can object and ask for a hearing. Get a lawyer

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Louisiana on
Q: My daughter's mother took our child and kept her hid from me for 40 years, what can I do to her?
Stephen Rue
Stephen Rue answered on Jun 20, 2020

I’m not aware of snytt try hung that you can do. Perhaps other attorneys have better answers. Sorry to hear if your situation.

2 Answers | Asked in Child Support for Louisiana on
Q: How do I terminate a child support order in Louisiana. My daughter is now 20years old

Dhh does not handle my case, I'm military so it goes directly to custodial parent through dfas. How do I get a court order to stop it.

Stephen Rue
Stephen Rue answered on Jun 18, 2020

It should terminate by operation of law. If you owe arrearages then you still may have to pay on the arrearages. If you having your income garnished, contact an experienced lawyer in your Parish.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Q: Is some burglary a violent crime
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Stephen Rue answered on Jun 18, 2020

§62. Simple burglary

A. Simple burglary is the unauthorized entering of any dwelling, vehicle, watercraft, or other structure, movable or immovable, or any cemetery, with the intent to commit a felony or any theft therein, other than as set forth in R.S. 14:60.

B. Whoever commits...
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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Louisiana on
Q: What is the max dollar amount of the fine for disturbing the peace?
Stephen Rue
Stephen Rue answered on Jun 14, 2020

We are happy to discuss your options with you.

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3 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for Louisiana on
Q: What I need to do now since the driver who side swipe my truck and me didn't have ensurranse
Stephen Rue
Stephen Rue answered on Jun 13, 2020

It’s important to always carry insurance and see if you can afford Uninsured Motorist Insurance too. That will not help you now but may in the future. Call an attorney and see what your options are.

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2 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence for Louisiana on
Q: Boyfriend was charged with domestic abuse child endangerment by another women she is trying to drop charges can she?

Also trying to contact him thru his son while he is incarcerated is that okay?

Stephen Rue
Stephen Rue answered on Jun 13, 2020

No lawyer can answer question without seeing all of the facts. Many District Attorney offices prosecute regardless of position of alleged victim.

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1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence for Louisiana on
Q: military son Got into a domestic dispute with his wife

my 19-year-old military son and his wife got into an altercation on yesterday. His wife called his sergeant in hopes that he could talk to my son and maybe separate them for a night or two. she said that she had been up all night and hadn't eaten or slept And told that to the sergeant. she... Read more »

Stephen Rue
Stephen Rue answered on Jun 13, 2020

What parish in Louisiana did this occur in? We need more Specific information to assist him.

2 Answers | Asked in Child Support and Family Law for Louisiana on
Q: I filed for child support 10 years ago in Louisiana and they have never been able to serve him to establish paternity.

I currently live in Illinois. I believe he still lives in La but we have had no contact. If they are never able to serve him does that mean my case will never go anywhere. Do I need to hire a lawyer to help establish paternity and child support and should the lawyer be in IL or Louisiana?

Stephen Rue
Stephen Rue answered on Jun 12, 2020

You need to seek the help of a private attorney.

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