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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: Final Judgements from a State Supreme Court.

Good Afternoon,

If a case is brought for review to a State Supreme Court, if the losing party chooses to, would the losing party be able or perhaps allowed to reargue to the respective circuit appellate court?

I understand that the State Supreme Court is the highest court in that... Read more »

John Michael Frick
John Michael Frick
answered on Jan 28, 2023

The US Supreme Court is the next stop if the legal question involves a federal law or the U.S. Constitution

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for California on
Q: In need of help in a case that involves police misconduct is there anyone on here who works with low income ?

This case involves 6 individuals believe to be unlawful police raid without proper search warrant and a history with one officer over the course of 10 plus years of harassment from this officer and his promise to make examples out of those individuals any attorneys here aggressive with years of... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights for Texas on
Q: Is it illegal for an adult to take video of minor lifting up shirt with bra on in texas?

Someone was recording me, I am a minor, and I lifted my shirt up.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Texas on
Q: Is it illegal in texas for a minor (16) to lift up shirt and show bra without trying to arouse anyone.
John Michael Frick
John Michael Frick
answered on Jan 28, 2023

No. Texas is a “free the nipple” state. Bra or no bra, it is not illegal.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Tennessee on
Q: Can I own a firearm in TN if I had Felony charges in FL(The disposition of these charges was adjudication withheld).

I am allowed to own a firearm in the state of Florida as Florida does not see adjudication withheld as a conviction, I just had a 3 year waiting period after serving my sentence. Will Tennessee honor the disposition?

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Q: Closed Community Discrimination

I live in a Age 55+ gated community governed by an HOA. Our community appears to be discriminating against people of color. There are no African-American's working for community management, none on the HOA board and to my knowledge, none are included on committee's or community clubs.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Appeals / Appellate Law and Civil Rights for Minnesota on
Q: i was pulled over because of an anonymous tip.

the tip said a drug deal would be happening at my place of employment at 2 involving a blue truck and black jeep. i drive a red truck. on my day off at 230 i stop by work and talk to a coworker. upon leaving i get pulled over because he believes i was involved in a drug deal and asked if they can... Read more »

Sarah Gad
Sarah Gad
answered on Jan 28, 2023

Generally speaking, if a police officer has probable cause to believe that a car has drugs or other contraband, then they are permitted to stop the driver of that car and search it without a warrant. This means that they can temporarily detain you and bring in K9 dogs, etc. while they search... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Criminal Law for New Hampshire on
Q: Do the police have the power to put someone on probation without going to court?

My cousin got in trouble with the police and they said she doesn’t need to go to court and that they’re going to put her on probation themselves, is that legal?

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, DUI / DWI, Traffic Tickets and Civil Rights for Florida on
Q: Can I sure for wrongful arrest if charges were dropped ? “No le contest” i believe is the term .

Back story - I called the cops about a man threatening me with a gun in Tampa fl . I waited outside in my friends car. The police approached me and instantly the male officer began harassing me and charged me with dui and took me to jail . They dropped the charges after viewing the body cam because... Read more »

Kevin John Mawn
Kevin John Mawn
answered on Jan 27, 2023

It is best to consult with a civil attorney who handles this type of claim.

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0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights for Missouri on
Q: Can I sue the police department for incorrect police report?

Motor vehicle accident. I was driving my semi truck and made it to a 4 way stop in downtown. The square is small and I took a little of the empty left turn lane to made a sharp right. As I turned and proceeded going right, I noticed a car had been caught by my trailer. They had squeezed their car... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for California on
Q: Is it legal for a judge to order not to park on a public street in a neighborhood where everyone does?

Next door neighbor sued and lied about me parking in front of his house among other things, had no evidence, because I do not park in front of his house, yet the judge ruled I cannot park in front of his house with out evidence and my lawyer did nothing about it. Frustrates me the injustice from... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Domestic Violence for Kentucky on
Q: I had a social worker, knowing my wife was around my little girl with an epo in place, was this illegal in anyway?

The reason for it was an interview for emergency custody, I had temporary custody at the time. I had the epo on against my wife for me and my kids, I got temporary custody but didn’t know where they were. She fled the state with them, that morning the judge held up my temporary rights, he told... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights for Texas on
Q: My sister is incarcerated in burnet county jail with stage 4 breast & lung cancer and the jail is refusing her meds

Shes already feeling dizzy and lightheaded. Her civil rights are being violated and she needs representation. Where do i go? She was diagnosed 3 years ago and given 3-5 years WITH treatment. She is scared and we're looking for help

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights on
Q: my sister is incarcerated in burnet county jail. She has stage 4 breast and lung cancer. the jail is withholding meds

she was diagnosed 3 years ago and given 3-5 year prognosis WITH treatment. As of last night she was on day two of no meds and is feeling light headed and dizzy and is afraid of dying.

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: If someone is residing in a motel room, staff calls police due to marijuana odor. Police arrive and staff open door.

The police knocked but the elderly resident (65 yr old woman with 0 priors) is in bathroom and takes longer than they like to answer. Hotel staff key door and allow cops in. First question is this legal? They then found (allegedly in plain view) drugs.

Question 2: resident was visiting for... Read more »

Leland Hulbert
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Leland Hulbert
answered on Jan 27, 2023

A person does not have a normal expectation of privacy in a hotel room like they would in their own home so the entry in scenario one sounds legitimate. I would contact the police about the missing property. They have more power and resources to investigate and if they end up charging an employee... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: If someone is residing in a motel room, staff calls police due to marijuana odor. Police arrive and staff open door.

The police knocked but the elderly resident (65 yr old woman with 0 priors) is in bathroom and takes longer than they like to answer. Hotel staff key door and allow cops in. First question is this legal? They then found (allegedly in plain view) drugs.

Question 2: resident was visiting for... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jan 27, 2023

The entry is probably legal bc of the smell of marijuana but the disposition of her property is clearly not legal. She needs to hire a lawyer and sue Ramada.

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0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Oklahoma on
Q: What do I request to see exactly what was said in the courtroom? And if it's not on there then what?

The judge denied me my right to speak. Rule 2.6 ensuring the right to be heard

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Q: What to do if I feel surveillances inside my home, but don’t trust local authorities nor landlords

I have recorded conversations of people talking about me, what I’m doing, where I am at it almost sounds like a party line where one person is consistently telling others what I am doing, if I’m cleaning , smoking a cigarette, and or smoking cannabis , I hv to play the recordings slowly to hear... Read more »

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