My dog was horrifically injured requiring 13 stables and a puncture wound. Property owner had no insurance. Did pay vet bill. Property owner still refused to correct the problem. I cleaned up and removed the debris. Property owner watched while I did it. Property owner stated she worked smart not... Read more »
If you had an AGREEMENT, you could take the property owner to small claims court, to enforce the agreement. The type of claim, if any, that you had, is called quantum meruit, and has to be taken in a court of equity. For most courts in America, that filing fee would greatly exceed you bill....Read more »
Of course there would be stipulations to the sentence. But it is equally a form of punishment and isolation as incarceration. It gives plenty of time to reflect upon ones actions through time and hardships. With the right wording and examples could a judge be convinced to except such a sentencing?
Not going to happen, in a federal court. I know of no instance of that occurring. Federal sentencing guidelines do not have that particular punishment on the books. Just plain old federal prison, if sentenced to serve time.
Someone killed my daughter in a car accident 10 years ago and at the time the last thing I was worried about was money. They paid for her tomb stone and nothing more. Things haven't been the same since. She didn't even go to jail.
I built the house new the house is 27 years old. I work full time. Remodeling. my sister lives on welfare and supports her daughter. she cant afford half the property taxes I'm already paying on a $3000 tax contract and she was supposed to pay a $4000 contract (were behind)she lies in court... Read more »
Once people die, their estate needs to be settled. If is it settled, and each of you (you and your sister) jointly own the house, 50-50, then the owners (absent any other circumstances) can each occupy the property.
She cannot pay, and that is creating problems, and an extra burden on you....Read more »
William head , what would happen to my 21 month old baby during this time , if I'm charged as a felon how long will I have to stay? Also, I was not driving under the influence I was on my way to work when this incident happened that I lost control of my vehicle
You need a GREAT attorney. My suggestion is that you call this law firm, and review the case with Barry Simons. He may not be able to assist you, but perhaps can give you some direction about where to turn for help.
I am 47 yrs old have been on Comp (NYS) for 3 years, Finally last year had bilateral carpal tunnel and trigger finger release (3), on my dominant hand, I now have Crps1 and am not a candidate for my left hand to be operated on for bilateral carpal tunnel and trigger finger 3 on this hand too. Crps1... Read more »
No, it is not. Two possible answers exist for this. (1) some police departments, particularly in MUNICIPAL Court locations, will issue BOTH tickets. This way, if a reduction of a DUI to a lesser charge is possible, then the prosecutor need not draw up an amended accusation. (2) Your driver was bad...Read more »
since it was purchased. What are my legal rights...can I be evicted from the home.? I am being threatened to be evicted by my mother's husband. He is physically and emotionally abusive to both of us what are our rights for protection against him.. My mom is her 80s and is currently a home... Read more »
This is not a problem that a quick, online answer can do any good.
First, contact these listed Super Lawyers, to get someone to advise you. Some issues you raise are possibly not something you can prevent. http://attorneys.superlawyers.com/elder-law/louisiana/new-orleans/
I was in a car accident and saw a chiropractor. They have twice given me a card for a specific lawyer and strongly encouraged me to sue my insurance company to cover the cost of my treatment and pain/suffering. After receiving what seems to be a very overinflated bill, I spoke with chiropractic... Read more »
She offered for me to stay with her in January 2017 while I work getting permanent housing back & we made a verbal agreement on what I pay in rent & etc. I have stayed a full month in March but paid rent in April, May, & June & was there for 1 week in each month because of her... Read more »
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