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0 Answers | Asked in Employment Discrimination for New York on
Q: I am 66 years old, been with the company for 17 years & am a minority.

I am the oldest in the office & am being riffed. I wanted to put in one more year. Do I have a claim?

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Ohio on
Q: What is the maximum supervised release federally for conspiracy to distri under 100g of heroine. What class conviction

I was a career offender (under 100 g of heroine( conspiracy to distribute) and was given 6 years supervised release on top of my sentence And it was my first time going to prison. Is 6 yrs excessive. Also what class felony is this conviction.(6th cir Northern Ohio.

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for Arkansas on
Q: Can I claim adverse possession on a track of land that is enclosed by a fence around my property/home?

I purchased a house in November of 2023 in Benton County AR. I did not have a survey and the seller did not indicate any adverse possession. I had a shed installed on my property, within the fence around my home in March and the neighbor adjecent on the back objected to the shed indicating it... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Tax Law and Real Estate Law for Michigan on
Q: My adult son bought my house, but not all of the acreage. What is the best way , for taxes, to give it to him.

My son bought my house on 3 acres. He could not finance the adjoining 20 acres. I would like to give it to him the best way for him to pay at least in taxes

0 Answers | Asked in Juvenile Law and Criminal Law for Florida on
Q: When u get life for a verbal threat witness tampering but it stemmed from a juvenile capital crime that u get 10 for,

Is this violating the cruel and unusual punishment, cause it's grossly disprportionate to the crime... Which makes it cruel and unusual?

0 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for South Carolina on
Q: If a 22-month-old toddler is injured at Daycare under their supervision, are they responsible for the medical bills ?

The Daycare are stating it was the toddler's fault for the injury.

0 Answers | Asked in Legal Malpractice for Florida on
Q: Letter from Lawyer with vague threats

Question about attorney letter. Land owner behind me plans to build 265 houses. After alerting Fish & Wildlife there are Protected Gopher Tortoises there, I met F & W Officer & showed him GT burrows. He shut it down. I also showed officer chemical spills & took pix. Spills were... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Legal Malpractice for Florida on
Q: Lawyer Letter with vague Warning

Question about attorney letter. Land owner behind me plans to build 265 houses. After alerting Fish & Wildlife there are Protected Gopher Tortoises there, I met F & W Officer & showed him GT burrows. He shut it down. I also showed officer chemical spills & took pix. Spills were... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Real Estate Law and Legal Malpractice for Florida on
Q: Lawyer Letter with vague Warning

Question about attorney letter. Land owner behind me plans to build 265 houses. After alerting Fish & Wildlife there are Protected Gopher Tortoises there, I met F & W Officer & showed him GT burrows. He shut it down. I also showed officer chemical spills & took pix. Spills were... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Contracts, Landlord - Tenant and Real Estate Law for Texas on
Q: If landlord in Lubbock Texas rents by contract a residential 1 B room 1950 build home for 1 yr. with no occupancy cert.

Been homeless now over a year after fraudulent eviction tactics and illegal renting by contract for 12 months

0 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law and Military Law on
Q: Asylum request for Iranian military personnel

Hello, I am an Iranian. I was part of the police officers in the special units. In the riots of 2023, people came to the streets for their own freedom and ordered us to beat innocent people. I am against the law. I was in the Islamic Republic of Iran because people were harassed and harassed, I... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Traffic Tickets for Florida on
Q: The prosecution doesn't have proof without a reasonable doubt whether I stopped at a stop sign/ bar. Could I contest it?

I was arrested during a traffic stop by a canine Officer because he was two car links behind me at a stop sign and said that I did California rolling stop. He searched my vehicle. It had just been put in my name and I hadn't drove it for the two weeks prior to. As I explained this to him he... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Minnesota on
Q: does a person have legal rights to claim a rental property they have been allowed to live by the landlord re

My brother has lived in a house for last 20 years 100% rent free though he maintained it and paid utilities and landlord paid taxes landlord unfortunately died in car accident and now my brother is being forced out which he would not be getting forced out if the landlord was still alive. Can he... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Criminal Law, Business Law and Landlord - Tenant for California on
Q: Can storage unit owner take my property without any notice?

I am renting a storage unit. It is one of 4 units in a secluded area i.e, not typical franchise self storage. Contract states it is only for storage. It also states items are not to be stored outside unit. Also states mediation before legal claims. I did leave things outside of the unit. The... View More

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answered on Jul 21, 2024

The storage unit owner should not take your property without proper notice, even if the contract states no items should be stored outside the unit. The manager’s voicemail was an informal warning, but it does not constitute legal notice for disposing of your property. You may argue that removing... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Landlord - Tenant for Alabama on
Q: Does an adult child have permanent tenancy in parent's home even if they fail basic military training?

The adult child left home to go to BMT. The parent is on social security and doesn't make enough to support the adult child. Does the parent, in the state of Alabama, legally have to let the adult child back in if they randomly show up at the parent's front door after they failed BMT?

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law for Georgia on
Q: My bank sent a bill July 2 check states july9 the company didn't deposit it till July 15 n due date was 12. Late fee

Does the date on the envelope what matters for payment check's or when they received

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, DUI / DWI, Traffic Tickets and Appeals / Appellate Law for California on
Q: Can I sue for false imprisonment? My DUI case was dismissed in County Court, but I’m still being charged with by DMV

In Nov. 2023 I was wrongfully arrested for a DUI.

I was on my way to being dropped off at home after a night out with coworkers. Upon that travel, my co worker driving in front of us had been pulled over by CHP. (Mind you, my home was a block away from the restaurant).

Myself and... View More

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answered on Jul 20, 2024

In California, you can consider suing for false imprisonment if you believe you were wrongfully arrested and detained. In your case, if your DUI charge was dismissed in County Court, but the DMV is still pursuing action against you, there are specific legal avenues you can explore. It’s important... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Oregon on
Q: How do I sue my ex landlord for evicting me illegally or wrongfully and negligence causing illness

I went through eviction court & I got a payment plan, the landlord didn’t follow the laws about so many things after court, like serving me a 3 day pay or default or following the payment laws and dates as well. She used a 3 day she never served me and lied and said she did.

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law and Employment Law for California on
Q: Running a business and working as an employee with the same employer ?

I work at a school as a teacher and want to start a side business of after school activities. I want to start these activities at the same school I am working at as an outside vendor. When I checked with the employer they said that they can’t do that since they can’t give a W2 and 1099 to the... View More

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answered on Jul 20, 2024

You can indeed explore running an after-school activities business at the same school where you work, but it's crucial to address the legal and contractual aspects. As your employer mentioned, they cannot issue both a W-2 and a 1099 to the same person due to tax regulations. However, your... View More

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