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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for West Virginia on
Q: So if im going through maryland to get to pa can i have my gun in the car?
Seth S. Gaskins
Seth S. Gaskins answered on Jul 6, 2015

If you are referring to licensed concealed carry reciprocity then the answer is no. Maryland does not have reciprocity with West Virginia; however, Pennsylvania does. If you are simply talking about transporting an unloaded and unconcealed weapon across state lines, you will need to consult the... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for West Virginia on
Q: should i be worried about going to jail. my child support is behind

I had a child and some health problems which stopped me from working. Im getting ready to start work as soon as my doctor clears me for work, but I have a court date coming up and am scared I might go to jail before I get a chance to work.

Seth S. Gaskins
Seth S. Gaskins answered on Jul 6, 2015

You have a legal obligation to pay child support. You are at risk of being held in contempt if you do not comply with the order. In West Virginia, if you are more than $7,000.00 in arrears, then you are guilty of a felony.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for West Virginia on
Q: Custody for 9 year old little boy , I've been taken care of for 7 months now

My Husband & I have Been taking care of my cousins 9 year old for almost 7 months. The father just recently got released from jail after nearly 4 years. He has seen the child 1 time since His release date. The mother is willing to sign her rights over to my husband and I. Is she able to do so... Read more »

Seth S. Gaskins
Seth S. Gaskins answered on Jul 6, 2015

You should sit down with an experienced family law attorney. You are talking about filing for custody of the child. These cases can be complex.

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