You (anyone) has a right to file a lawsuit----you go to the Clerk's office, present them the suit and pay the fees and you have sued. The more important issue is whether or not you are able to obtain a judgment against the defendant? In order to do so, you have to show that the law is on...Read more »
I got a speeding ticket for going 80 in a 65, but I think I was only going 75. Also, I'm a college student about to lease my own place so it will be difficult for me to pay. I have savings but I was planning on using those for a new lease. I also don't drive very often and was in an unfamiliar area.
Contact a traffic ticket attorney who practices in the local jurisdiction where the ticket was issued and see what options he recommends. Myself, I would do neither of the 2 you have suggested and fight the ticket and/or seek other options, however a local traffic attorney is in a better position...Read more »
If you fail to respond timely, then the creditor will seek a default judgment against you so please make sure you handle this timely. If you have the resources, I would contact an attorney in your area---collections or general practice---and discuss this matter with them, obtain your options and...Read more »
If you can provide that the pothole was unreasonably dangerous and/or defective to a reasonable prudent person, and that the custodian of the pothole knew and or should have known of this condition, then yes. Among the first things you should do is either consult an attorney to represent you on...Read more »
My father had an investment account with cash and stocks that he inherited. We have recently divided the cash asset from the account but I have asked to be bought out completely. My brother says it's not possible. I want to know if it is possible or if I can force the sale of the stocks? I... Read more »
If you brother, as administrator, is not as forthcoming as you like, and/or you are dissatisfied with his answers/accessibility, then you can contact the attorney, if any, who opened the succession and/or (and what I recommend), contact a succession attorney for the purpose of representing your...Read more »
Vehicle accident was cited for careless operation and explication for citation could not be given by the officer even after he “investigated” it was simply told “ cause I will get in trouble if I don’t” what are my chances of fighting
You should fight the ticket----a careless operation on your driving record could be used to raise your monthly insurance premiums. Hire a traffic ticket lawyer in your area --or at least call some and see what they recommend can be done. Good luck.
A friend and I took our truck down a farm road and I got stuck in a 20x20 piece of cane field. We got a summons to court for misdemeanor criminal trespass and it’s a first for the both of us. We don’t have criminal records and we’re worried when we go to court we’re going to be sent to jail... Read more »
If everything you say is accurate, then you are not going to jail. That said, you could be charged with a misdemeanor and have it end up on your criminal record, plus pay various amounts of money for fines, fees and classes. You and your friend really should hire an attorney(s) to advise and...Read more »
Please contact an attorney or 2 in your area to see what options they can provide you----paying for an attorney now will save you money in the long run on those increased monthly insurance premiums if you end up pleading guilty as charge--you should have other options and a local traffic ticket...Read more »
You should contact a family law lawyer in your area to discuss this and the entirety of the division of your property between you and your ex-----you need to know what's available to you and your options. Good luck.
In November of 2009 me and my sons father went to court and it was ordered he pay $260 a month in child support. For a couple of years he did but for the past 5 years or so he hasn't. Everytime I asked for it, he would make up some excuse, tell me he is broke, promise future payment but not... Read more »
I agree with the post of attorney Badeaux----additionally, you should consult with a family/child support attorney in your area to represent you in this matter----you want to know all of your options and the best way to proceed---and you will get that from a consultation with an experienced...Read more »
More details are needed, but to me the obvious answer is to hire him a competent or better criminal defense/traffic ticket lawyer who practices in the area where the prosecution is taking place and get this matter resolved. Use the Find a Lawyer tab and search for criminal defense/traffic ticket...Read more »
More details are needed and I wish you had spoken and/or hired an attorney about this already, however what's done is done and hopefully you have not lost any rights-----you need to speak to an injury/accident lawyer in your area and discuss your options----use the Find a Lawyer tab and search...Read more »
More details are needed, but to me the obvious answer is to hire him a competent or better criminal defense lawyer who practices in the area where the prosecution is taking place. Use the Find a Lawyer tab and search for criminal defense lawyers in that area---contact a few, discuss the details...Read more »
I am not sure where you saw this on this site, but I do not see how you can violate this and law enforcement be required to issue you a warning the first time. That said, the statute does say that there must be appropriate signs or markings to indicate the beginning and end of the no passing zones.
Alleged truck involved in a pedestrian hit and run resulting in death was towed to the Louisiana State Crime Lab and processed. Since then the truck was towed back to the tow yard who then released it to the person I was in the process of buying it from. He didn't want it so the tow yard had... Read more »
If evidence has been destroyed and/or your husband's attorney was not given time/opportunity to review/inspect it, then he can file the appropriate motion to exclude and/or limit. You need to discuss this with your husband's attorney----if you are not satisfied with the court appointed...Read more »
You can call the local bar association or state bar association and ask if they have a list of attorney who may (might) provide you services pro bono, however, based on your post, you are not automatically entitled to a free attorney.
Do you have an attorney representing you? If so, then you need to ask her these questions and your options? That said, if what you write is accurate, then you do not go to jail unless during your probation of 3 years you are revoked which case you then have to sere your jail time. But...Read more »
I received a speeding ticket going 22 miles over and I haven't been able to call a lawyer because the times I am off work, their business hours are closed. I have a little more than a month left before the court date.
You should contact a lawyer as soon as possible---the more time the lawyer has to work on your matter and get it resolved the better. That said, you can hire a lawyer up to the time your matter is adjudicated, however, the closer you get to that deadline, the more difficult it might be to hire a...Read more »
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