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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Personal Injury for California on
Q: So I think everyone is aware of the “Suffocate me with you thighs” jokes people make. But if that were to actually

Happen and someone loses their life, what would the person with the thighs be charged with?

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 14, 2021

Subvaginal constriction……..?

If it was accidental maybe nothing or battery.

If intentional then manslaughter or murder

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: what if a cop apart of my case is friends with the plantiff

Is that legal especially if he is my arresting officer

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 13, 2021

more info would be helpful.

depending on the facts it would be legal, but the cop should have turned it over to another officer b/c of the conflict

2 Answers | Asked in Business Law and Criminal Law for California on
Q: Hello. I ran into a garage door service company and saw that their entire business is based on fraud.

Hello. I ran into a garage door service company and saw that their entire business is based on fraud. They fix non-existent door problems for thousands of dollars, although parts are very cheap. Is this considered a scam and how can they be punished? Only text please.

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 12, 2021

you should contact a civil lawyer to see if they feel there is a case.

write out a detailed summary to share with a lawyer.

contact the appropriate authority, either police or licensing entity for that company.

IF, they are fixing the doors, but you think the price is too...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Native American Law for California on
Q: I was injured in an attack by a patron while at The Spa Casino in Palm Springs. Medical bills $20k, how to proceed?

I have until May 15th to settle any claims against them. I am 71yrs. old.

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 12, 2021

more info will be needed.

you should contact a Personal Injury Lawyer asap....and one that understands Indian Law, as they have their own tribal court..........assuming you are going after them.

you will have to show why the casino might be responsible for a patron's...
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3 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents, Personal Injury and Products Liability for California on
Q: wife injured in her car. crashed in neighbors drvway 15 ft below us. She was the driver. Car was totaled.

air bag did not deploy. shoulder belt not wrkg fractured chest bone. Knee hurt. BMW X3'19

can we sue bmw faulty safety eqpt

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 9, 2021

yes, you can always sue...........but the critical question is whether you can prevail.

in order to do that you would probably need experts to examine the car to prove negligence. Do you still have the car?

more airbags are supposed to kick in when rear ended or being hit on side.

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for California on
Q: My question is regarding the due process in CA: a 5 or 30 days notice before the conservatorship hearing? Thank you
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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 7, 2021

i am in the criminal and PI sections..........

did you ask this in the wrong section?

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1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence and Family Law for California on
Q: Can a domestic violence case thats been dismissed along with dropped charges be reopen? I never went to testify.

This happen in the state of Oklahoma. I didn't go to testify and so the case was close and dismissed. The case was close in

November 5,2020. I didn't want to press any charges at the time.

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 6, 2021

you need to ask for a consultation with an Oklahoma Lawyer.

if case is dismissed it is over..............but it just may not have been prosecuted for some reason

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for California on
Q: I have been made my first offer of 8 years instead of the mandatory minimum of 10. Should I wait or accept this offer ?

No further details

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 6, 2021

much more info needed.

you should have a Federal Public Defender and s/he has all the info and is in the best position to answer your questions.

remember this is an open forum and anyone can read what you say. Be careful.

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3 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for California on
Q: When it comes to car accidents car insurance , For billing purposes is medpay from the portion of medical from your

Car insurance or

Is it from what's known here in california as medcal

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 5, 2021

Medical payments or med pay refers to that portion of your auto policy, for which you pay extra, that will pay your med bills up to the amount you purchase.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: I was wondering if somebody was caught in my vehicle and there was a gun in the car how I go about taking charges

And my boyfriend was on parole I sent him to go take my son money and I forgot it was in there but it was mine

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 2, 2021

you should explain that to his lawyer and not discuss on an open forum like this.

either he retains a lawyer or the court will appoint one.

that lawyer, having all the info, can best advise him.

however, he will be charged with Possession and NOT ownership.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: If I am attacked from whom I should seek compensation from attacker or from government? For how long after attack?
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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 2, 2021

MORE INFO NEEDED

WHO ATTACKED YOU?

WHY WOULD GOVERNMENT BE RESPONSIBLE?

THE ATTACKED WOULD BE RESPONSIBLE IF YOU CAN SUE AND GET AWARD FOR DAMAGES........THEN TRY TO COLLECT FROM HIM/HER.

CONSIDER SMALL CLAIMS FOR UP TO $10K.............AS IT WOULD BE HARD TO FIND A...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Consumer Law, Civil Litigation and Constitutional Law for California on
Q: can i sue and/or press charges on anytimemailbox.com for my mail being brought home and opened without authorization?

the operator of one of anytimemailbox’s site’s is also currently refusing to give me my mail which is currently at the operatior’s HOME and not the anytimemailbox address.

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 2, 2021

MORE INFO NEEDED

YOU CAN ALWAYS SUE........THE ISSUE IS WILL YOU WIN AND THEN ARE THERE PROVABLE DAMAGES.

I WOULD ASSUME IF HE IS RECEIVING MAIL VIA POST OFFICE, THAT HE WOULD HAVE TO COMPLY WITH THE SAME RULES AS IMPOSED ON THEM.......I HAVE NEVER HEARD OF THIS AND WOULD REPORT TO...
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2 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for California on
Q: Do non-vision impaired drivers have to be able to see cars hidden by shubbery?
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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 2, 2021

MORE FACTS NEEDED.

YOU HAVE AN OBLIGATION TO DRIVE SAFELY, ESPECIALLY WHEN YOUR VIEW IS OBSTRUCTED.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: accused of a crime I was not involved in. Discovery states a different discription of a vehicle. I get pulled over.

W/o probable cause.

What are my options?

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Apr 1, 2021

either hire a lawyer or ask the court for a public defender.

s/he can read the police report to determine if a 1538.5 motion to suppress is appropriate to be filed.

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1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law and Criminal Law for California on
Q: A person commits accidental manslaughter and flee their house before the police arrive. What would their sentence be?

The sentence for their escape I mean. Would it be thee same as just escaping a policeman chasing you? The situation hasn't happened to me personally, so I cannot say I know all the details.

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Mar 30, 2021

more info needed.

i suggest you contact a LOCAL criminal lawyer to share all the facts. This is not a safe place to do so as anyone can read it.

sentencing depends on many factors, in addition to the charge itself.

what is your record? what court and what DA are you dealing...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: Hi, I was attacked,I can claim compensation under section 13959 and who can I contact for compensation?

can I act without a lawyer?

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Mar 30, 2021

more info is necessary.

If you were attacked, the lawyers on this site would normally defend the person who assaulted you.

If there were criminal proceedings, the DA would be looking out for your interest.

contact a local lawyer with all your info to determine your rights...
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1 Answer | Asked in Native American Law, Personal Injury and Gaming for California on
Q: Chemical burns at Indian casino..how should I proceed?

I was recently can really meet at a California Indian casino when I suffered chemical burns on the back of my legs due to sitting down on a chair that had been treated with the chemicals that they spray to disinfect against Covid. This caused me severe pain and swelling and caused me to go into... Read more »

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Mar 28, 2021

more info needed.

you may have a case but the complicating factor is you need not only a PI lawyer but one with experience suing Indian tribes

google for local PI lawyers to see if they have this kind of experience.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: Do you know any available resources if he wanted to replace his lawyer with another pro bono lawyer?
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Dale S. Gribow answered on Mar 28, 2021

you want to set up a Marsden Hearing and explain to the court WHY?

if successful the judge will appoint a PD or alternative PD

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3 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Traffic Tickets and Civil Rights for California on
Q: If someone is suing can i sue the same person as well?

Can i join another person lawsuit for financial compensation?

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Mar 26, 2021

more info needed.

if you are asking if you are sued, can you sue them back, then YES.

anyone can sue anyone at any time for anything. The question is whether you would win and whether you can afford to hire a lawyer to do so.

if small claims that is a different matter.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: If I have an old bench warrant from another county but I'm clearing it up by going getting on court calendar will that

Affect my existing felony probation and can I be violated for that even though I had no knowledge of my bench warrant and I'm doing very well in my probation. Also my BW is for FTA for misdeamenor under influence in Tulare County

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Dale S. Gribow answered on Mar 26, 2021

more info needed.

do yourself a favor and ask this question to the attorney representing you who has ALL the info in front of him/her.

there is often a question of could it or will it affect you.

what was BW for? were you the only one involved? was it a minor incident or a serious felony?

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