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0 Answers | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Civil Rights, Identity Theft and Public Benefits for Georgia on
Q: Help with Georgia EBT

False and fraud

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Law, Personal Injury and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: I actually need several attorneys I've been hit by a pickup truck while walking

I also need an attorney to help me get my wages for working at a company in Hiram Georgia

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Q: My brother was shot by police who wrote false reports stating he shot himself. Can he sue for excessive force?

He was pulled over for laying drag . Once he pulled over he identified himself using an alias,which checked out with the officers. They asked him to step out of the car,under suspicion Marijuana was in the car . He stepped out a struggle ensued his shirt ripped off and the tension release from the... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Georgia on
Q: My brother was shot by police, they falsified reports stating he shot himself, can he sue for excessive force

This happened in ga. He was pulled over for laying drag,and was ask to search because he(officer) spotted Marijuana my brother fled and was struck by a car.but continued to the woods where he was tased twice,which was also ineffective they then shot him. They found a firearm in the woods but did... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: Can we fight a traffic ticket for obscured license plate when in fact the entire license plate was visible?

Top portion of the "Georgia" was covered by a broken "Atlanta Falcons" tag covering....the top portion of the covering is the word "ATLANTA" in red writing but honestly the "peach" & "Georgia" is visible. My daughter stated that he came to the... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Appeals / Appellate Law and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: appeal in my dismissed lawsuit has 4big errors what can I do ??

The lawsuit was about lupron a drug that is being used also for tans kids, It destroyed my daughter an ICU<NICU critical care nurse. It was given to her as free sample by a doctor she trusted. She did not know it was a sample drug until she saw the lawsuit. She is totally disable, losing her... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Criminal Law for Georgia on
Q: Do I have a civil case against the deputy or the county for violating my rights?

I was approached by a deputy while standing in a hotel parking lot and charged with obstruction for failure to ID, arrested and put in jail in Georgia.

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Georgia on
Q: What options do I have to file a civil claim for wrongful arrest in Georgia?

I was charged with obstruction for failure to ID, arrested and held in jail & denied access to make a phone call for 15 hours.

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Communications Law and Constitutional Law for Georgia on
Q: Can dept of family and children of ga send my neighbors letters asking questions about me for foodstamps

I didn't respond to the letter they sent me bc I thought it was a scam because of how it was done cause they asked me to sign a form to release any information about me including medical banks etc. And the name sounded funny "king la" and it was from Paulding cnty not floyd

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Law, Civil Rights and Employment Discrimination for Georgia on
Q: I was a classified employee under the merit system in Georgia. I was terminated under fault circumstances.

The State Board of Personnel gave me my job back but the agency is reluctant to let me come back and refuse to compensate me what can I do.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: Lawyer Facebook friends?

My Lawyer and my ex Lawyer is Facebook friends, It appears like they are good friends.

I would expect my Lawyer to tell me something about this,

Isn't this violating Lawyer ethic laws?

please read

https://www.tlnt.com/the-problem-when-attorneys-become-facebook-friends-with-a-litigant/

Regina Irene Edwards
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Regina Irene Edwards
answered on Jul 8, 2022

This does not violate any ethics laws. Most attorneys have attorney friends and as long as it doesn't impact the representation, it doesn't matter.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: What type of attorney should I seek for housing discrimination that is not a protected class under the fair housing law?

I was discriminated against in Georgia based on source of income but this class is not protected under the fair housing law in GA. Is it a personal injury attorney I should seek?

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 4, 2022

A Georgia attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. Personal injury attorneys tend to deal more with physical injury matters involving insurance. You could search for attorneys with experience in civil rights and housing discrimination. It looks like you're... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: Hello. Cam a lawyer please help me.with my case? I want to sue but do not have funds to pay up front. God Bless.

Hello. On 1-3-2022 I was pull over for non-working brake lights (pre-video evidence,they work) 12 broken ribs and lung collapsed and multiple dog bites as well as getting hit by the officers and they admitted to striking in police report. I need help please.

Kimberly Grant
Kimberly Grant
answered on Jun 8, 2022

An attorney probably needs to know more about the facts, before they can agree to represent you. They will want to know if you complied with the police requests or if you were the aggressor. They would likely want to know if you were under the influence of any medications at the time. There are... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Native American Law and Personal Injury for Georgia on
Q: how do I go about creating a class action lawsuit? just for me and a few people of my town?

With the last election we are having some problems with some people wanting to run a whole community out of their homes. One neighborhood above my home, and mine and my neighbors. There is a company that wants to build 600 homes behind our houses. you know I can't tell them what to do with... Read more »

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on May 16, 2022

Your question sounds like it could involve a number of different legal areas, and you await a response for two weeks. The short answer is that you and your neighbors could consider a consult with a law firm that has experience with class actions. It would be difficult for an attorney to offer... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning, Family Law, Personal Injury and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: Can I file a protective order against my brother who tried to assault me and had me evicted from my parent's residence?
Candace Alynn Hill Duvernay
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Candace Alynn Hill Duvernay
answered on Apr 26, 2022

If you currently live with your brother and can show the court that he was violent and will likely be violent in the future, you may have a valid claim for a Temporary Protective Order.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: Yes my fiance is incarcerated in ga for a technical violation the prisons are already overcrowded what can I do

He only had a technical violatiol

Jermario L Davis
Jermario L Davis
answered on Apr 29, 2022

Technical violations carry up to two years in prison -- if a defendant is revoked. The fact that prisons are crowded is generally not a factor that the courts consider in determining a defendant's sentence. Your best move is to hire a good criminal defense attorney or seek the services of... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: My criminal defense attorney has just been appointed as district attorney. Trying to find out what I need to do now.
Zachary Taylor Beck
Zachary Taylor Beck
answered on Apr 5, 2022

If the case(s) the newly appointed D.A. represented you in is still pending, then you need to hire a new attorney and file a motion for the newly appointed D.A. to recuse himself/herself from participation in prosecuting your case. Further, If the new attorney can argue that recusal is insufficient... Read more »

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