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1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence for Washington on
Q: I Live in Washington state . My ex girlfriend filed for a restraining order and accused me of Stuff I didn’t do .

Can I get a lawyer to help Me fight this at my hearing or is this like small claims court where I have to fight for my self? She accused me of abuse And said I molested her which I never did!!

More details: I was given a restraining order from my ex girlfriend of 7 years , and in it she... Read more »

Cristine Beckwith
Cristine Beckwith answered on Dec 2, 2021

Sorry to hear. It would be a good idea to be represented by a lawyer. Cease all contact with her. In this type of scenario, things can quickly spiral out of control while you remain unrepresented. Best of luck.

0 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Family Law and Domestic Violence for Illinois on
Q: I own a single member llc in illinois and only my name is on it as CEO. If I get a divorce, will my then ex get the biz?

So, my current husband is abusive emotionally and just now physically. I own a llc, just started it. My question is: if I get a divorce, is there anyway I can protect my business from him getting anything from it? He goes from job to job a lot. Thank you

0 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence for Maine on
Q: A TPO was put in action due to a two year old video it looks like im beating my wife she had bruising from bedroom

i tried to walk away from her she perused me and corned me in bedroom argued than she began slapping me so picked i picked her up put her and tossed on bed she would not stop we fell on floor and i assume bruising occurred at that point she finally stop and went to living room it that's... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Domestic Violence and Landlord - Tenant for Washington on
Q: I recently got evicted from the lot I was keeping my trailer and now the owners son won't let me come get my trailer

Ok so last year my girlfriends mom begged us tomorrow in with her and when we finally did for the first couple months everything was cool I even payed her rent every month even though no payment was discussed keep in mind she is paranoid schizophrenic and after a couple months she locked the doors... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Domestic Violence and Landlord - Tenant for Washington on
Q: I recently got evicted from the lot I was keeping my trailer and now the owners son won't let me come get my trailer

Ok so last year my girlfriends mom begged us tomorrow in with her and when we finally did for the first couple months everything was cool I even payed her rent every month even though no payment was discussed keep in mind she is paranoid schizophrenic and after a couple months she locked the doors... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Animal / Dog Law, Domestic Violence and Medical Malpractice for Mississippi on
Q: I have been accused of and charged with Simple Domestic Violence... She's lying as to how she obtained a bump on her ey

After I was taken away my exgf, who's invitation was recended to my home... used a non authorized key.... She stole 2 phones and an I pad that was basically new all individually worth over $500 and I want to discredit her as well due to the fact she's a habitual liar and a theif...

0 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence and Juvenile Law for North Carolina on
Q: My 17 yr son is dating a 24 yr female against our wishes. She is abusive but we can't get him to leave her. Options?

He has also left home against our wishes to move in with her. She is not mentally stable.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Appeals / Appellate Law and Domestic Violence for Indiana on
Q: I missed my initial court hearing today due to the fact that I have been very sick and only found out the results today

I missed court because I'll be honest I was sleeping, but someone my fiancee just tested positive for covid 19 and got the results early this morning. I called the clerks office to ask what to do and the lady only patronized me even after I told her I probably had covid and that my fiancee did... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence on
Q: My ex smashed a window and we have a restraining order can my landlord make me pay if he got charged for it?

He wasnt my guest and he wasnt suppose to be there he should have to pay

He smashed my upstairs peoples window

I rent from pemperton holmes

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody, Domestic Violence and Juvenile Law for Ohio on
Q: Can me or my 17-year-old get in trouble if he leaves his dad's house and comes to live with me without his dad's permiss

His dad is physically, emotionally, and mentally abusive and my son turns 18 in March anyway and he graduates high school early on or around December 15th. So would the cops even bother looking for him if he's completed school and so close to being an adult? His dad has custody but he would... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence for Rhode Island on
Q: My friend has been detained under 3 domestic violence charges.

The court date is in 5 months and it seems the neighbor has pointed their cameras at his front driveway to enforce no contact. After research we found this is legal as the area is deemed public with no expectation of privacy. However the partners statement was made immediately while under distress... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Appeals / Appellate Law and Domestic Violence for Tennessee on
Q: Can I oppose a warrant after the plea if there are mistake made on my arrest warrants?

The supposed victim dropped all charges and I still got charged. My arrest warrants on both sets are wrong.

Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery answered on Nov 29, 2021

It is the State's Case, not the victim's. Prepare for the Preliminary Hearing as it may be a very serious charge. Hopefully it will be Dismissed in Court.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Tennessee on
Q: If arrested second time for domestic assault what happens

My daughter child father was arrested for domestic assault however he still have been sneaking picking her up an it's a no contact order on him he just got arrested again for another domestic assault what will happen if he was on probation for the same thing an supposed to no contact with her

Cayley Turrin
Cayley Turrin answered on Dec 1, 2021

His probation will be violated so he will be facing the new charges plus the probation violation.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Arkansas on
Q: hello i have court for a revocation hearing monday. is there any way that i can ask for a continuation?

we got into a fight back in October and i was on probation & the cops got called. i admitted to things getting physical & when the cops arrived they seen the marks on both of us. but the cops had to get physical with her (dr put her on new medicine that caused her to black out after... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence for Kentucky on
Q: Yes I went to court in Ohio and was arrested in Ohio for an alleged domestic violence that happened in Kentucky 2times

And ended up taking a plea deal for a BS charge I was so distraught I didn't even realize that until recently

0 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence for Arkansas on
Q: How do we get domestic battering charge dropped?

Had a family argument that involved me my husband and my parents it lead to everyone pushing my husband and my husband pushing everyone back. My parents called the police and made statement, officer would not take my statement so I never made one. Me nor my parents had any injuries and no pictures... Read more »

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