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1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy for Texas on
Q: I still owe in my chapter 13 My case is closing and I won't receive discharge. What can I do?

My job didn't take out enough and the Trustee never let me know

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 18, 2019

That’s not your jobs fault. That’s either the trustee or your attorneys fault. If the plan was less than 5 years, it can be extended.

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Kentucky on
Q: What can I do if my spouse won’t sign the uncontested papers, so I can file them?

Can I still file without her signing, and if so what happens next?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 18, 2019

File them anyway and it will proceed as a contested divorce.

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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: son's stepmom is always telling him she hates me, I'm a bad mom,& other things about me & upsetting him. Is that abuse?

I live in KY. She is always telling him that if I don't do such n such I won't be able to see him, lying about me to him. Ect.

I'm wondering if that would be considered emotional or verbal child abuse

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 18, 2019

You could have your husband file a motion in their divorce case for an order prohibiting her and anyone else, from making disparaging remarks about you.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: Is it possible for me to clear the warrants without a lawyer?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 18, 2019

Very unlikely. You can go redocket them yourself and hope they don’t arrest you then or before the court date, but that’s an awfully big risk.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: How can i clear a 2 year warrant without going to jail just fta and failure to pay
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 16, 2019

Hire a lawyer to get the warrant set aside and resolve the case.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Education Law for Kentucky on
Q: My son is 17 and he got caught with marijuana at school im wondering what kind of charges come with this

He got caught with a thc pen at school he is 4 months away from turning 18 can he be tried as an adult?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 16, 2019

He cannot be tried as an adult although charges could be brought in juvenile court. If he has no record, probably a dismissal or diversion is your end result.

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy for Wisconsin on
Q: : Rita EVANS I want to ask b4 i go see this lawyer to reopen my case I want to court and they give me a court date

: Rita EVANS I want to ask b4 i go see this lawyer to reopen my case I want to court and they give me a court date to come back and when I look at it today this what it said adjourned for Eviction Proceedings Court but I go back to court November 27,2019 I wan to no will this stop this case until I... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 16, 2019

Depending on where you are, you’ll have at least a week and probably several weeks to find your new space.

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for Kentucky on
Q: Recently separated from a boyfriend, refuses too give me the dog we share. What makes the Dog mine?

The dogs are in my name at the vet.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 16, 2019

You’ll need to sue him in small claims court.

2 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy for Texas on
Q: Can I file a typed cover letter with my chapter 7 petition? I would like to explain some additional items.

If so, do I just put it on top of the paperwork or does it need to go in a specific place?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 16, 2019

It really should go in the remarks section for the debt to which it pertains!!

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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Gov & Administrative Law, Government Contracts and Lemon Law for Kentucky on
Q: If someone has a warrant in one state can you sit your time out in a different state on a class c missdamenor

If you have a warrant in the state of Texas for a class c missdamenor Theft under 100$ can you sit your time out in the state of Kentucky if u don't live in Texas no more

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 16, 2019

Not unless you have a lawyer arrange that for you down in Texas so it runs concurrent with Kentucky time.

3 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy for California on
Q: Hello, 4 years into chapter 13 plan have relocated to new state unable to make remaining payments income loss health

We now live in Iowa how do I convert to a chapter 7 Some of the remaining $8000 owed in my plan is to my attorney which is a bit awkward what are my options. Would I have to fly to California to attend the meeting of creditors or can it be done remotely given the expense to travel

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 16, 2019

Just file a motion to convert to 7 in your chapter 13 case.

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2 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy, Divorce and Collections for Texas on
Q: Can an X-Spouse discharge a debt in Ch. 7 if the Divorce Decree states a specific debt can not be discharged in Bkrptcy?

URGENT: I’m in divorce final mediation... The respondent has made an offer to settle equity in property & has agreed to not include a specific debt in a Ch. 7 bankruptcy that he plans to file. Is it bankruptcy fraud if he agreed in final divorce decree to not discharge one specific debt listed... Read more »

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Timothy Denison answered on Nov 14, 2019

No. Marital settlement agreements are not dischargeable in bankruptcy

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2 Answers | Asked in Small Claims and Probate for Kentucky on
Q: Sister in law passed suddenly in August. She had borrowed $2,000 and owed $1,400 at the time of her death to her

employer. They are taking us to small claims court because they know my husband (her brother) is the beneficiary of the life insurance policy. The office manager has left several messages stating if we just wanted to go ahead and put a check in the mail to them rather than going to court we... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 13, 2019

Don’t pay them anything. The estate owes the money, not you. If they don’t file a proof of claim in 6 months, they get nothing. But under no circumstances should you pay them a dime, from the life insurance or any other source.

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1 Answer | Asked in Social Security for Kentucky on
Q: Can SSI be garnished for Child support arrears?

Hi, Im a social worker I have a client who we have moved from homelessness to housing through our program. She has many medical issues and is in recovery from substance use, as well. She was recently awarded SSI and has a high child support arrears. Family court in her county is asserting that all... Read more »

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Timothy Denison answered on Nov 13, 2019

They cannot seize or garnish her ss for child support or anything else. In fact, you may be able to get ss to pay for the children from the time she applied for ss up though their emancipation. I would have her start paying a small amount towards the arrearage each week to show good faith, but no... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Q: I had wreck and didn't have insurance no one was hurt should I have to pay restitution

I just bought the vehical and was told it had insurance for a few more days till I got mine put on but didnt

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 13, 2019

Yes. You must pay restitution for the damages. You may have a claim against the seller for misrepresentation but you still have to pay.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: My daughters husband whos not the biodad signed paperwork saying he was dad. Now wants he name off all paperwork.

I ended up with permanent custody of grandson due to parental neglect. The bio dad is in the picture now & wants a home DNA and shared custody. How does this work legally

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 12, 2019

Do it through a court proceeding. The county attorney in your county can assist you in getting a dna sample and establishing child support for the child.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Mergers & Acquisitions for Kentucky on
Q: What do you think will happen in court

My boyfriend got a ride home from a man who had methamphetamine in the car that my boyfriend was unaware of but they were both charged with possession of a controlled substance 1st degree 1st offense methamphetamine, and the driver was also charged with several other charges but the driver told... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 12, 2019

Probably a misdemeanor plea and some probated time.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation and Construction Law for Kentucky on
Q: What type of lawyer do I need to sue for a manufacture issue for a mobile home?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 12, 2019

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