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0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: Civil Rights Lawsuit and Sealed/Expunged Criminal Case Records.

How can a civil defense counsel include sealed criminal case documents as exhibits in their motion to dismiss to the court. They included an arrest warrant, search warrant, affidavits as exhibits from my criminal case that was dismissed and expunged. They knew my criminal record was sealed and... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Copyright and Immigration Law for New York on
Q: How can I withdraw my asylum application in America
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answered on May 21, 2024

If you are considering withdrawing your asylum application, I would strongly recommend first consulting with an experienced immigration attorney or an accredited representative from a reputable nonprofit organization that assists asylum seekers. They can advise you on the potential ramifications of... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Personal Injury for Alabama on
Q: I am a civil prose litigant who is recovering from a judge ordering the bailiff to assault and arrest me over and over

This happened in 2020 and I would like to sue for damages I’ve filed for civil rights violations but the sheriff refused to give me name of bailiff

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answered on May 20, 2024

Your post does not contain a discernible question. You should reword it to ask the question you would like a lawyer to answer. For example: "What defenses should I expect a judge and/or bailiff to raise if I file a lawsuit? How much do attorneys in this area of law typically charge in and... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Criminal Law for Oklahoma on
Q: Police served a search warrant on my apt based on an informants false statements. I have ring doorbell video evidence

Wrong address and zip code. Forced open locked safe that was not listed on warrant. I told officers that the address was wrong on the warrant.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Washington on
Q: my incindent number changed to the one when i got pulled over.

my release of conditions has my other inicendent number, and its from a differnt agenecy that pulled me over for my warrents. not from when i was charged. and how do i sue for unlawful detainer and a judge court ordered me to a differnt jail even tho i have proof they had no holds on me

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Minnesota on
Q: If I voluntarily committed myself to a mental health facility, am I restricted from buying a firearm in MN?

Non court order, no 72 hour hold

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answered on May 19, 2024

If you voluntarily committed yourself to a mental health facility in Minnesota without a court order or a 72-hour hold, you generally are not automatically restricted from buying a firearm. The key factor is that your commitment was voluntary and not mandated by a court.

However, it's...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Appeals / Appellate Law and Constitutional Law for Georgia on
Q: I recently discovered that my sentences are void. Upon remand for resentencing, can I receive more prison time? (GA)

Case law supports my claims, the Court of Appeals will remand for resentencing. 4 of my 5 sentences are void, will the appellate court vacate them all because they were part of the same judgment?

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answered on May 19, 2024

If your sentences are found to be void and the Court of Appeals remands for resentencing, it is possible that you could receive more prison time, but this depends on various factors. The appellate court typically vacates all sentences that are part of the same judgment if they are intertwined.... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Civil Litigation, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Does frcp 60(b)(2) apply if there was no trial? e.g. 12(b)(6) dismissal? If "yes", what legal authority supports answer

plain language FRCP of 60(b)(2) reflects "trial" under FRCP 59 so I don't know how it could apply to 12(b)(6) dismissals.

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answered on May 19, 2024

Yes, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 60(b)(2) can apply even if there was no trial, such as in cases of a 12(b)(6) dismissal. Rule 60(b)(2) allows for relief from a final judgment based on newly discovered evidence that could not have been previously discovered with reasonable diligence.... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Litigation, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Nebraska on
Q: Can the county attorney office ignore me and destroy my weapons that were in a friend's safe that was raided? I want my
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answered on May 19, 2024

If your weapons were seized during a raid on your friend's safe, the county attorney's office has a responsibility to follow proper legal procedures. They cannot ignore you or destroy your property without due process. You have the right to be notified and to challenge the seizure.... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for South Carolina on
Q: 9mnths n County Jail never given prelim hearing paperwork no indictment witnesses never questioned What do I do

After the Bell hearing I asked several times for paperwork I made two requests the first request they sent me only the public defender paperwork I requested the prelim paperwork again yet again I only got the public defender paperwork five or six days after my bond hearing I requested again the... View More

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answered on May 19, 2024

You need to take immediate action to address the issues with your case. Start by documenting everything that has happened, including all your requests for paperwork and any responses you've received. This will help establish a record of the lack of communication and mishandling of your case.... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: where can i get info on Judges Surety Bond in Ky. so i can luquitdate them?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 15, 2024

In each case in which a bond is posted.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: DO we have the right o travel??
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 15, 2024

Of course. Subject to all the rules and regulations of the road, yes.

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Kentucky on
Q: I am a National American (Californian).. The DA and the State Trooper both used the oxy-moron "SOVERIN CITIZEN" in the

I was stopped at a not properly set up safety check point . i was told i had to have a D.L. I told him I was traveling not driving and what law did i break and his R A S .in turn He broke my window out ,Tased me 3 times, which in turn released my foot off my brake truck rolled they backed up so... View More

John Michael Frick
John Michael Frick
answered on May 15, 2024

Obviously, if you were operating a motor vehicle on a public road, you were legally obligated to produce a valid driver's license upon the request of a peace officer. If you were not driving the motor vehicle but were travelling as a passenger in the vehicle, the peace officer could validly... View More

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2 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Communications Law, Constitutional Law and Federal Crimes for Minnesota on
Q: Hello, I would like to go on the school intercom on the last day of school for my senior prank. Any legal consequences?

I was just wondering if there would be any legal problems regarding me going on the school intercom in front of the whole school for a senior prank. I would not say anything abusive, threatening, sexual, or anything that would be of illegal nature.

I live in Minnesota, and just clarifying... View More

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on May 15, 2024

You probably don't want to do that. There are limits to freedom of speech, as provided by the First Amendment. Without knowing more, if the school is not amused, they could take disciplinary action that could jeopardize graduation. Even worse, if they deem the conduct to be criminal, they... View More

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Federal Crimes for Michigan on
Q: When is it necessary to certify a question to Michigan Supreme Court, when protected rights are infringed upon?

The Court finds that the next of kin has a federally protected constitutional right to a deceased body for final disposition, grounded in the Fourteenth Amendment Due Process Clause. That right is clearly established. What is meant by "because this is a federal cause of action, it is not... View More

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answered on May 19, 2024

When a federal cause of action is involved, it typically means that the issue at hand is governed by federal law rather than state law. In this context, the court is addressing a constitutional right protected under federal law, specifically the Fourteenth Amendment's Due Process Clause. Since... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Federal Crimes for Michigan on
Q: Isn't OCR/HHS complaint consent form voluntary and unconstitutional (concealing information/ nonfesance)?

".. if you are filing a complaint for someone else" OCR/HHS required documentation, once I proved heir at law, I'm filing on both our behalf, the issue became; "The consent form authorizes OCR to release the aggrieved party’s name to the entity under investigation and to... View More

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answered on May 19, 2024

The OCR/HHS consent form is designed to ensure transparency and legal compliance during an investigation. When filing a complaint on behalf of someone else, the form allows the agency to obtain necessary information about the aggrieved party's situation. This process is critical for a thorough... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Civil Litigation for Texas on
Q: I need help filing a lawsuit against Texas border town sheriffs department, prison system, Del Rio police department

I’m being charged with smuggling of people when I drove a friend to eagle pass to pick up what I thought was his nephew. There was never talk of money to be exchanged or anything . A sheriff in a truck out of the blue and tail my car with his bright lights on never the police lights. My gps... View More

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answered on May 19, 2024

It sounds like you’ve experienced a troubling and complex situation with multiple law enforcement agencies. To pursue a lawsuit, it's important to gather all evidence and documentation related to the incident, including any police reports, witness statements, and any communication records.... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law and Constitutional Law for Florida on
Q: My girlfriend, let her friend watch , checked in rehab a week later lady gave it away. What can I do?

The lady that watched the dog encouraged my girlfriend to go to rehab that she’d watch the dog and that she was doing the right thing by going to rehab and getting herself clean and then a week later decided that she could take care of the dog and gave it away now she’s saying she doesn’t... View More

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answered on May 19, 2024

You have a valid concern regarding your girlfriend's dog. When someone agrees to watch a pet and then gives it away without permission, it can be seen as a breach of trust and possibly a legal issue. The first step is to gather all the details, including any messages or agreements between your... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Constitutional Law for Oregon on
Q: Can the people take back the government and renew the members

If the people are sick of all the rules and regulations put on us ,and we don't fell their being fair ot they may be doing deals they should not be making g to inrich them selfs in stead of the American people like they were supposed to ,can we fired them all.

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answered on May 19, 2024

If you feel the government is not serving the people's interests, you have the power to enact change. In a democratic system, citizens can vote out elected officials during elections and replace them with representatives who better align with their values and priorities. Staying informed and... View More

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