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1 Answer | Asked in Child Support for Louisiana on

Q: I make 90,000 a year. How much do I have to pay every week for child support for one kid?

Custody parent on disability an SSI

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 3, 2019

Consult with a child support attorney because a lot more information is needed to determine the amount of child support due.

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Louisiana on

Q: is an affidavit of reconciliation required to be reconciled in louisiana

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 2, 2019

This website is not a substitute for an attorney consultation. There is no black and white on reconciliation; it is a matter of persuasive evidence.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Family Law for Louisiana on

Q: What can I do if my DCFS worker and my civil rights violated as a parent and crossing state but not with father.

My Dcfs case required for me to finish substance abuse treatment which I am currently enrolled and attending.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 2, 2019

Can't decipher your question. When you finish rehab, call a juvenile court attorney.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Louisiana on

Q: I'm on a interstate compact from texas to Louisiana on fellony deferred probation

Thanks

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 2, 2019

You need to talk to a criminal defense attorney

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Louisiana on

Q: have to meet my parole officer for a drug test i believe

im on felony parole for a non violent crime their are no special conditions under special conditions section in my paper work if i fail my first drug screen for meth will they revoke my parole and send me back to jail or what will happen in the 16th judicial court circut louisiana my charges are in... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 1, 2019

Whether you get violated or just a technical penalty will be up to the judge. Your first drug test is just to set levels. If you go up after that, is when you need to worry.

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1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Louisiana on

Q: How can I prove my husband moved back in with me, reconciling, if the rental, all bills are in my name only?

We reconciled. Been living together over a year since I filed for divorce. But the house & all bills are in my name & he still receives mail at his cousins address. I am still on his company health insurance, he has paid me $ by check into my bank account every month for our bills, I have pictures... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 1, 2019

Have your attorney dismiss your Petition for Divorce and prepare an Affidavit of Reconciliation for you Record a phone call between the two of you asking him to pick up milk on his way home and asking him to start a load of laundry and feed the dog. Have a private investigator document his... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Louisiana on

Q: what happens if 18 mths goes by after I filed for divorce, no children, and we never finalize the divorce.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 1, 2019

You have six more months to finalize the divorce, but ONLY if you did get the petition served within 90 days or if the other person signed a waiver of service.

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Louisiana on

Q: Can my husband buy a house as his separate property without my permission or signature?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 1, 2019

No and don't sign anything saying it is his alone.

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1 Answer | Asked in Juvenile Law for Louisiana on

Q: If I am a 18 year old female, can I date a 16 year old male without any chance of getting into legal trouble?

I’m in Louisiana

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 31, 2019

You already asked this question.

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents and Consumer Law for Louisiana on

Q: I was lied to during the purchase of the car I just bought. I point blank asked the seller if it flooded and he said

Absolutely not! After paying tax title license n doing several repairs along with getting new tires after an almost fatal blowout, I get a notice saying it's been flooded n I can't get a license plate which also means I can't get an inspection sticker. I can't drive a car I can't get legal. What... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 31, 2019

Hire a lemon law attorney

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation for Louisiana on

Q: I lease a trailer to a trucking company, after breaking the contract with nonpayment for the past three weeks, I went to

Repossess it and it has cargo on it can I still repossess my trailer

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 31, 2019

You need a landlord/tenant attorney.

2 Answers | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Criminal Law for Louisiana on

Q: So for an interstate phone conversation to be recorded between Washington state and Louisiana only one side needs to

Give consent to be recordedcas long as the call is being initiated from Washington?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 31, 2019

In Louisiana it is legal. You need to ask a Washington state lawyer if it's legal there.

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3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and White Collar Crime for Louisiana on

Q: Can you be arrested solely on an eyewitness statement?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 30, 2019

You can be arrested on any kind of garbage. But it has to stand up to a probable cause hearing to take you to trial.

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1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents for Louisiana on

Q: 17 year at fault car accident...will her license be suspended?

She ran into the back of a semi truck and received a traffic violation of following too close.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 30, 2019

No her license will not be suspended

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Louisiana on

Q: What if there is a judgment decreeing us to be separate in property, but we remained married. Are we back in community?

Would we have to file something new in court in order to resume our community property? The facts are, we remained married, live together off and on, are not seeking a judgment of divorce, & it’s been over 18 months since the original petition for divorce was filed.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 30, 2019

You have asked this question 3 times. It is all null due to reconciliation.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Louisiana on

Q: when filing for interim spousal support, if the lawyer includes language stating the parties to be under regime of sep..

...aration of property, & there is a judgment to this effect, but the parties never finalize the divorce with a judgment of divorce, and in fact, remain married, are they still under separate property regime or does it automatically go back together if the parties remain married, never completing... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 30, 2019

It is all null due to reconciliation.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Louisiana on

Q: What can I be charged up to in fees and court fees in Vernon Parish for simple battery ?

This is a misdemeanor charge in my case

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 29, 2019

Only the Clerk of Court knows the court costs, so call them.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Louisiana on

Q: When fighting for custody of a child can you be in a relationship(not married) with someone other than the dad?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 29, 2019

Depends on if you are married. Call a custody lawyer.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on

Q: My nephew is 17 ( in a few months he'll be 18) Was arrested.

He was arrested for possession of stolen fire arm, intent to distribute marijuana, juvenile with fire arm... What is the normal punishment for that?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 29, 2019

He needs a criminal law attorney and will be charged as an adult. His exposure depends on his priors.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Louisiana on

Q: What happens to separation of community property, if a Final Judgment of Divorce is not ever filed?

I filed for Divorce in Louisiana, community property was terminated retroactive to the filing date, Feb. 22, 2018. We never filed for a Judgment of Divorce. It's now August 29, 2019. We are still married. Does the community property go back together, automatically, if no Judgment of Divorce was... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 29, 2019

Yes. If divorce never finalized, then c I'll immunity remelded

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