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0 Answers | Asked in Sexual Harassment for Alabama on
Q: Sexual harassment at workplace

I have text messages with management

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Landlord - Tenant for Alabama on
Q: Living with my girlfriend for 1 ½ years. We have decided its over. How long do i have to get out?

Its been 2 days and she is trying to force me and my daughter out. I have no where to go yet. Today she says she is having water shut off tomorrow. Well our original agreement was i pay the 700 on the 1st for rent and she would pay utilities. I mean i have no where to go. I know that cant be legal.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Personal Injury for Alabama on
Q: My son is in jail and he's been treated terribly while there what can I do. I have all of the documents that's needed

The information that's needed i can provide to show what has taken place

Nelson Craig Johnson
Nelson Craig Johnson answered on Sep 16, 2021

You should reach out to an attorney and discuss the specific actions that you believe the Jail has done wrong. This question is really to general to provide any substantive response.

0 Answers | Asked in Uncategorized for Alabama on
Q: If I am paying half of a down payment on a mortgage, and paying half of all bills, can I be kicked out?

I am 18 years old. I live in Alabama. A friend of mine is getting a mortgage to buy a new mobile home. We had agreed that if I pay half of the down payment required(my half is $5,000) toward the down payment on the mortgage and paid half of all bills and utilities, that I could live there. If I do... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody for Alabama on
Q: Can dhr make my fiance to anything they want him to if he was not home when they took custody of my child?

I live in alabama when dhr came and took custody of my child my fiance was working in south Carolina. He had been working there for a few months and dhr said since he lived I the home he had to submit to everything they wanted him to just like I do???

0 Answers | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law for Alabama on
Q: Can I move out at 18?

I turned 18 in June this year and since then my mom has been mentally abusing me. I feel scared when I’m around her because she has tried to hit me before. My boyfriend has witnessed how she is with me an my step dad and nana has tried to talk to her but she doesn’t listen. She was out of mine... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Alabama on
Q: If someone was listed at birth as father of child then DNA determined another person is father how can birth certificat

Be changed so child has fathers last name. Father and mother nevermarried. Have court order saying this. Both father and mother want it changed.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Alabama on
Q: In the case of someone being on probation: If they go to jail for a new charge and the probation officer violates them.

The file is then sent back to the original court and they file a warrant for their arrest. (Warrants filed expire at the end of every year & have to be refiled in the new year). The warrant was filed October 2017 & was never refiled after that. He was arrested in December 2020 on that... Read more »

Travis T Juneau
Travis T Juneau answered on Sep 16, 2021

Warrants do not expire in Alabama. In fact, I don't know of a jurisdiction where warrants do expire. If a warrant was issued for his arrest it will remain outstanding until the warrant is served via arrest. Warrants can be defective but, age alone does not make a warrant defective.

0 Answers | Asked in Education Law for Alabama on
Q: Is a cover school required for Alabama homeschooling?

I tried to withdraw my 16 year old daughter from high school to homeschool, only to be told that I had to put her in a cover school or truancy would be sent. Looking up my rights as a parent found that was not the AL law. Just had the truancy hearing and the judge stated that cover school is the... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Alabama on
Q: It has been raining in my apartment due to storm damage over a year. Where can I get help with a matter like this?

I (we) have reached out to many people about this. Other tenants have been to the mayor ,sheriff and health department as a group. No one will come. Not even a bad area. We are right beside an elementary school. The Health Department wont come just this week after a year of calling did I finally... Read more »

Travis T Juneau
Travis T Juneau answered on Sep 16, 2021

If your apartment is uninhabitable and you have made the landlord aware and the landlord has failed to improve conditions and make the home habitable then you are allowed to break the lease and move. If you get sued by your former landlord for breaking the lease you will have a recognized defense.... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Divorce for Alabama on
Q: How long does a judge have to rule after a trial . The trial was on a change in circumstance in a divorce /custody case.

Parties could not agree on changes to custody . It went to trial . We have been waiting on a ruling from the judge since July.

Judge also has the defendants current divorce on his doc for some time this fall.

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Adoption, Child Custody and Probate for Alabama on
Q: I have a 6MO that was given to me as a result of her parents decision and consent! Why can’t I file to adopt w/o attny?

I have legal POA and parents written intentions that have been notarized and they have chosen not to become emotionally or financially involved with her due to the fact that they made the decision to place her for adoption when they found out they were pregnant. Instead of going through the legal... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Health Care Law for Alabama on
Q: Will a voluntary surrender of my nursing license show on a background check for a job in Alabama?

I self reported substance use in order to find myself help, not understanding the ramifications. I now have the option to do a voluntary disciplinary program that encompasses 3-5 years with a possible 3 month inpatient assessment and treatment. That along with the cost are preventing me from doing... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce, Family Law, Arbitration / Mediation Law and Civil Litigation for Alabama on
Q: What is the law when it comes to separation before divorce in AL? Can you move out immediately?

I am miserable living under the same roof with my spouse. I came clean about being gay, and admitted to an emotional affair - but no intimacy took place. I'm too afraid to leave because he'll say I abandoned my house and belongings. We don't talk, just argue and ignore each other.... Read more »

Shane Michael Oncale
Shane Michael Oncale answered on Sep 13, 2021

I cannot tell you how much confusion there is out there on the streets with this concept of "abandonment." Once upon a time (not as long ago as you would think but long enough ago that it doesn't bear more than a few words to address) you had to prove cause to get a divorce. There... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law and Municipal Law for Alabama on
Q: I have had a sea doo for 2 years that floated into my dock. I notified the authorities and was told I could store it.

Can I now register it since the storage fee is greater than the value.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody for Alabama on
Q: My rights got revoked and my child taken for missing court

Mom hasn't been around but awarded full physical and legal custody and I've raised our daughter the last 3 years alone no contact and their wasn't any abuse involved or drugs

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption and Child Custody for Alabama on
Q: Is it possible to adopt my friends baby and share custody with her in Alabama?

My godsons’ (her 2nd born) mother gave birth 4 months ago and I have been a dad to the child (3rd born) since he was born, I didn’t want to sign his BC at the hospital because of paternity fraud and fear but his bio dad is unknown. Is it possible? We also want to change his last name to mine.... Read more »

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