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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: In California can I file a motion to dismiss for failure to bring to trial(statute of limitations) without being Booked?

The charge is over 20 years old.

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 27, 2022

if you were not arrested and no case was filed, then there is nothing to Dismiss under 1382.

people in your position have to go to the governor and you don't want to waste your money doing that.

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2 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for California on
Q: I just recently got released from jail but im trying to get my license now but on the court paper they misspelled myname
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 26, 2022

more info is needed.

were you in custody for a DUI or something that takes away your license.......or did you just lose it?

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2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: California: Is it required by law that a dentist use a lead apron when performing xrays?

My dentist was rushing an xray today and I realized they did not put an apron on me like they have done in the past

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 26, 2022

i think this is not so much a legal question, but rather what the medical profession feels is safe.

unless there is something new, an Apron is usually used on me.

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Products Liability for California on
Q: Father worked at utilty conpany died of cancer Pentachlorophenol, mom second hand

I lived in our family home when I was preganet live there with my daughter the carpet had never been cleaned other than vacuuming, my daughter is having health issues. she is 36. It took over 30 years for it to manifiest in my parent.

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 26, 2022

SET UP A CONSULTATION WITH A LOCAL PI ATTY ASAP

YOU WILL NEED PROOF OF THE CAUSATION, AND THE LAWYERS MAY BE ABLE TO HELP WITH THAT IF THE FACTS ARE THERE.

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: What do I do if UC Davis will not treat me for my conditions will not give me medication keep gaslighting

They won’t tell me why they won’t help me with my pain and why I’m not getting treated

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 26, 2022

this is not the type of PI question one would normally see in an injury section.

certainly, you should consider asking this of local attorneys who may have more knowledge about UC David than a lawyer in Palm Springs.

there could be a number of reasons and that is why a consultation...
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1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents, Insurance Bad Faith and Insurance Defense for California on
Q: My car insurance had me complete an examination under oath.

After I completed my euo, I felt like a messed up on some of the questions but the attorney that represented my insurance company said they will mail me a transcript of the euo what does that mean and I can revise it ? Is that true ?

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 25, 2022

the first thing you should do is make an appointment with a local PI lawyer.

you should never deal with the ins co on your own....or do you have a lawyer.

whatever you said will be typed up and you can correct what is wrong........but the ins co has the right to bring that to the...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for California on
Q: How much time does one may have to do if they are being convicted of counterfit cards?

Trafficking, Production, and Use of Counterfeit Access making equipment

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 24, 2022

It depends.

what courthouse/Judge/DA?

prior criminal history?

who is your lawyer?

any attempts on your own to show you are a good person? ie Rehab?

result of abuse issues (alcohol/drugs)

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death for California on
Q: When a medical professional preforms a medical procedure and fails, making a mistake, are they not liable for any damage

The procedure was a heart valve clip. They misplaced the clip. Then, which is rare, they attempted to place a second clip, it failed. Now the heart has irreparable damage. Before the procedure they said I had about 10 years. They said that the procedure could add as much as another 10 years. Now... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 24, 2022

i get calls on these types of issues daily.

call a lawyer who does medical malpractice and go over the facts.

from what you said it sounds like Negligence and thus medical malpractice.

you want to act fast as you will want a lawyer to confirm with med professionals that what...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: I need a criminal defense lawyer to represent my brother who goes to court tomorrow who been shoot before frombppd

He has ptsd from being shot from bppd and now there accusing him of something he is innocent of

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 24, 2022

do yourself and your brother a favor and request a Public Defender at the arraignment.

they are among the most experienced criminal lawyers and know the DA and Judge better than most private lawyers.

2 Answers | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith, Products Liability and Car Accidents for California on
Q: Under California insurance law how long does the insurance company have to settle a claim? What article # is this law?

Trying to find the article number if it is a real law.

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 24, 2022

Ins Co'S DO NOT HAVE TO SETTLE CASES.

THEY CAN TAKE THE POSITION, THEIR DRIVER WAS NOT AT FAULT AND THAT YOU MUST GO TO TRIAL TO PROVE THEIR INSURED WAS AT FAULT.

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice for California on
Q: Can I share feedback with the company as a review or should I keep my feedback private

I am pursuing a case and wondering if I should hold off on my review

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 23, 2022

need more info on what this is about.

people leave reviews all the time.........some are good and some not so good.

you don't want to defame anyone but the truth is a defense.

maybe consult with a local lawyer who practices in the area of your problem.

1 Answer | Asked in Education Law, Sexual Harassment, Criminal Law and Child Support for California on
Q: at school 11y boy was punish by school, violation sexual harassment over a retaliation on bully second prior done t him

after communicating this to the office they still made him as he committed a sexual harassment act , he them explain that this boy gave him no choice and has been bully him, he try to talk to him but instead he escalated the situation to dropping his pats. as parent I feel that the school gas... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 23, 2022

as a parent, we all want to protect our kids from Bully

the first thing is to try to deal with the school, or school board.

i assume he was told drop your pants or we will beat you up?

write out a detailed summary and send to the principal requesting a response within...
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2 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Small Claims, Personal Injury and Collections for California on
Q: How can I retrieve $2,000 I loaned to a former friend, last year in June? I’m in Los Angeles and she moved to Colorado.
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 23, 2022

send the former friend a Demand Letter setting forth the facts and noting you have requested the money many times.

Hopefully, there is something in writing.

in any event, close with "Payment must be made within 10 days or you will pursue any and all Civil and or Criminal...
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1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents and Small Claims for California on
Q: After auto accident tow yard stole property from vehicle and damaged vehicle I have pictures to prove what do I do

I have pictures from the scene of the accident when I went to view my vehicle more damages and missing property

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 22, 2022

call the police to report the theft.

send a letter to Tow Yard setting forth what happened with copies of pix.

demand reimbursement and if no response or no payment, sue in small claims court.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for California on
Q: Can the D. A make an alleged victim testify

Well the alleged would b my forner gf and no I didn't speak to the police until about a month later they picked me up on a prob cause warrant. She says she dit wanna press charges now but she has been subpoenaed. I told her I didn't think that they could make her testify if she's... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 20, 2022

did you report it to the police or talk to the police at the time of the incident?

they can subpoena you and if testifying would incriminate you, then you could take the 5th.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: (See below.)

I understand that, in California, an element of “car burglary” is that the thief break into a locked car – a threshold doubtless intended to reward people who lock their cars and punish those who don’t. (See Cal. Penal Code, § 459.) But what if the occupied car is locked and then another... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 20, 2022

are you trying to get legal advice on HOW to commit a crime?

no matter what you do, you are talking about a THEFT.......which is criminal.

is this something you already did?

if so, either consult with a local criminal attorney OR request that the court appoint a public...
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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: What is the the punishment in California for carrying an assault weapon with a violation of summary probation

Here are all the charges...

•12091 FEL POSS F/ARM W/ALTERED

•24610 FEL UNDETECTABLE FIREARM

•25850(C)(6) FEL CLF/NOT REGISTERED OWNER

•29800(A)(1) FEL FELON POSSESSING F/ARM

•29815(A) FEL FIREARM POSS VIOL/PROBA

•30305(A)(1) FEL... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 19, 2022

a lawyer needs to evaluate a case and that requires more info.

it is like asking a doctor over the phone for med advice without exam, xrays, history etc

ie, what is your prior record? for what are you on probation? how long ago? same court?

either retain a lawyer or request...
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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Family Law for California on
Q: If the da has given me two different plea bargains with two different charges do I continue to stand for trial and push

Felony matter regarding charges are count 1 gross negligence with a fire stem count 2 child abuse and county 3 possession of a loaded fire arm! This was self defense case keep in mind best way to help me fight it?

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 19, 2022

no one can give you solid legal advice without more info.

i am guessing you have a lawyer with you, either retained or appointed.

s/he is the best person to follow.

if you don't, ask the court to appoint a public defender.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice and Wrongful Death for California on
Q: Mother died in hospital due to severe medical negligence.

Went in to have fractured tailbone assessed. 2 minutes before release, given another shot of Dilaudud, causing her respiratory to plummet. Kept in ER for 2 days then was admitted. Given no food or water for 3 full days, oxygen glow rate set 15 ml higher than the FDA advised maximum amount... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 12, 2022

this is not a case i would handle.

however, there are lot of reasons for rejecting a case.

most of my friends who do med mal will not take a case worth less than $1Million dollars.

they are very costly to litigate.......if you offer to front costs they may take it....
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: Hi, I have a warrant from a misdemeanor possession charge and I missed court. So I am going to walk in court tomorrow to

Clear the warrent. A officer was going to charge me with felony attempted burglary last month but after talking with me he decided not to charge me. Well the DA picked up the charges and now is says filed under this felony case. Am I going to be charged with the felony when I go into walk in court... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
answered on Oct 10, 2022

it is up to the DA...........however, i would never suggest a defendant just show up in court without a lawyer.

you run the risk of some judges putting you in custody if you did not show for an appearance without good cause.......if this is your first appearance that should not be an issue....
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