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0 Answers | Asked in Constitutional Law, Contracts, Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for North Carolina on
Q: Good Afternoon, so I have some confusion on a inspection vs right to privacy topic.

The mobile home park I live in is doing an inspection that per their contract requires 3 days notice. So first question is if they send notice on Friday but the inspection is set for that Monday to that Tuesday is that allowed as it gives no time to contact the office due to working hours.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Constitutional Law and Libel & Slander for Washington DC on
Q: I need help in my case for January 6, 2021. If anyone can help me, please let me know.

I need help regarding my charges for being inside the Capitol on January 6

Laurence L. Socci
Laurence L. Socci
answered on May 27, 2022

I'm a DC criminal defense attorney. I offer low-bono services, which means I offer significant discounts for certain cases. This would be one of those cases. If you would like to discuss your case with me, you can call me at 202-262-5843 or email me at laurence.socci@soccilawfirm.com.... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI, Appeals / Appellate Law, Constitutional Law and Municipal Law for Alabama on
Q: UNDER this code, can the defendant appeal the sentence to the circuit court for the county the municipal is located in?

I'm embarrassed by our counties municipal judges abuse of the authority given by the Councils and the alignment with the local CRO office and crooked public defenders . That advise the defendants to plead guilty on a DUI because they get paid out of restatutions even when the defendants... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Illinois on
Q: Can a person convicted of a home invasion and second degree murder in the state of IL go to "work release"

A woman is claiming she's going to work release next fall and I think she's just wanting me to support her financially and is lying about being eligible for a work release program, I've tried searching as much information as possible and so far my answers lead me to believe it's... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Indiana on
Q: Can I file a civil suite against special funds after they claimed I signed a paper which I did not sign

Can I file a civil suite against special funds after they claimed I signed a paper saying my claim would stop in April of this year which I did not sign and can I get a police report on special fund pasting my signature on 3 papers fraudulently without my consent. long story on many other things.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: What probation officers can and can't do

My husband was just let out on county parole. Hes a transfer to berks county pa from Columbia county pa. His columbia County parole officer is trying to say we arn't aloud to live or be around eachother. Even though we are married of 13yrs. I am not on parole or probation and i am clean. My... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Education Law for Colorado on
Q: 12-11-20 I was issued an Exclusionary No Trespass Order. No other details or procedural due process. What can I do now?

President of CSU-Pueblo "I have been informed that you have made threats to the safety and security of persons on the Colorado State University-Pueblo campus...This matter is under investigation by the Pueblo County Sheriff's Office. This letter is to notify you that you are immediately... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Constitutional Law for Florida on
Q: Is there an attorney here familiar with Walton County Florida's judicial system, Law Enforcement, etc?

Possibly Aware of 3 + yrs ongoing investigation of Walton County by the State but no action taken yet?

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for Massachusetts on
Q: Its it discrimination to put me on a waiting list for a unit because I have section 8? There are available units

Leasing person told me there were 2 available units in my price range. When I brought up section 8 now there is an additional application and a wait list.

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Illinois on
Q: How long can the police hold my phone without a warrant?

I was arrested without a warrant and held for questioning as part of an investigation. I have no connection to the events they were asking me about. I was released without charges. However, the Chicago Police Department kept my phone. They did not obtain a warrant for it but state that they can... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Antitrust, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Oklahoma on
Q: My husband got arrested for several felonies and we feel his civil rights have been violated in several different ways

He's got a couple of cases going that extend Fri the same charges or they are the same charges just different days and they got amended but instead of letting him go cause the person who testified on him lied on the stand. So they decided to charge him again for the same charges and add... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Animal / Dog Law and Landlord - Tenant for Missouri on
Q: Independence Mo has a Pitbull ban. I own an American Bully.

My dog is an American Bully and, his vet papers say so. I was told he is included in the Pitbull ban even though the UKC recognizes American Bully as a completely separate breed. The language used in the code is pretty vague and basically concludes, “if it looks like a duck, it’s a duck.”... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Michigan on
Q: Are there repercussions for carrying a concealed weapon (with a permit) on private property with no weapons signs in MI?

I have my license for concealed carry in Michigan, and am going to the Kalamazoo museum, where they have a no weapons sign. If I carry anyway, am I opening myself up to legal repercussions? Museums aren’t on the list of banned places in Michigan. Kalamazoo is known for gun violence, especially in... Read more »

Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers
answered on May 25, 2022

MCL 28.425o provides a list of prohibited premises. I don't believe the museum could be considered one of those prohibited places. That said, any establishment may set conditions for entry and remaining on the premises. And in the case of a museum where you are effectively provided a license... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Federal Crimes for Indiana on
Q: Northern Indiana civil rights attorney. Police theft, illegal search and seizure and many other violations....

Much more including lying on the stand and coercing his witness friend. Evidence never checked into computer and now can't find my stuff and I lost $2 mil in property.

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Legal Malpractice and Personal Injury for Missouri on
Q: What (if any) legal action could I take?

I, a 19 year old female, have a restraining order on my ex-boyfriend. Over the past two years he has stabbed my dad, kidnapped me and caused me to be seriously injured in a car accident. After returning from the hospital in April of last year I had the order set in place in court. The order is for... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Constitutional Law for Arizona on
Q: In a court of justice in the United States of America, what is the definition of a mass shooting by law?

Is there a certain number of deaths that must have occurred as a result of the shooting? Does their intent matter for labelling it as a mass shooting? Is it a combination of people who are shot and/or killed or just shot/killed?

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