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0 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning and Family Law for Indiana on
Q: My 89 year old father wants to get married to his 77 year old girlfriend who he has been dating for a year.

He now wants to include her in the will. He wants to make all the decisions on this and will not let his adult children help make this decision. He has some dementia, gets confused easily and should probably be in a nursing home. As of right now he had a will made out 7 years ago with me being the... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Criminal Law for Indiana on
Q: I was never notified that I was a habitual traffic offender my traffic offense was in 2009 how can they charge me forit

My last conviction in2009 my license was suspended for two years

Andrew L. Bennett
Andrew L. Bennett answered on May 21, 2022

There is not enough information to answer your question accurately. If you have a myBMV account, print off a copy of your driving record and schedule an appointment with a criminal defense attorney who can look at your record to determine what can be done. Depending on the circumstances the HTV... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Indiana on
Q: I live in Indiana and my ex is keeping my children from me. She said her Attorney told her to do this, no court order

My ex (never married) is keeping the kids from me, she told me and an officer that an attorney advised her to keep the children from me until visitation is put into place. I have signed the paternity affidavit for both my children and for my son we signed a form with the health department agreeing... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Indiana on
Q: I got my first owi in porter county indiana, i was alone. Im a mom though. Will social services try to take my kids?

My BAC was above .15 . Went the wrong way down a one way, did not crash or hurt anyone.

Andrew L. Bennett
Andrew L. Bennett answered on May 21, 2022

If your children were not in vehicle with you, then DCS should not be involved.

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Indiana on
Q: Does suspended parenting time mean NO CONTACT?

My parenting time has been suspended pending a hair follicle test being submitted to the court and my ex-husband in Indiana.. does that mean NO CONTACT? He won't let me speak to them by phone and has even changed my son's play station account password and email so I can't send vbucks.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for Indiana on
Q: Can a probation officer release you early from probation, if you all your Fines and everything is completed?

Community service, fines, classes all finished. Low ranking to reoffend

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Real Estate Law for Indiana on
Q: Would the 60 day notice required by your lease void if they file for immediate possession?

I had been on rental assistance and they are not always timely. I caught up on rent, but still owed $600 in late fees, $1800 in utilities, and then they added $600 in attorney's fees, and filed for eviction and immediate possession of the property in April. I advised them that I could not pay... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Law for Indiana on
Q: I had to do my job without safety protocol

I was asked to work without safety straps on a roof so a dealer could see the product before it left assembly line.i agreed so I wouldn't lose my job.

1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation for Indiana on
Q: What is the legal consequence when workers compensation fails to provide necessary medical care in IN?

Going on two years post ORIF. Failed to provide treatment for post op DVT (basically left me for dead), failed to provide any care for my related nerve damage or problematic hardware. Finally got them to send me to a new specialist who agrees there are all kinds of problems and ordered mri and emg.... Read more »

Charles Candiano
Charles Candiano answered on May 19, 2022

Shame on you! You are a healthcare professional. There is no reason why you could not have worked with Worker's Compensation to coordinate any needed care. Indiana's Worker's Compensation board is not set up as a traditional, adversarial system. In Indiana, the employer has... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Small Claims for Indiana on
Q: I was in default on a loan and lost in court garnishment I sent in a check they cashed it. What does this mean?

The payment I sent was the amount I was paying before I lost my job. Since they cashed my check does that mean I am back on track? Does them cashing my check an acknowledgement of our prior agreement to continue on ?

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for Indiana on
Q: In Indiana, if a seller does not disclose that there is an HOA, does the buyer have any legal action that they can take?

This would be once the sale is completed that later on the buyer finds out about an HOA.

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Indiana on
Q: When I had my marijuana seized by police they failed to take all of it, is that grounds for any kind of push back?

I was recently pulled over and found with lots of small marijuana roaches, a small pipe, and less than a quarter gram of ground up pot. i was compliant and answered any questions truthfully. when they let me go back into my car i then found that there were still many roaches in there as if they... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Bankruptcy and Trademark for Indiana on
Q: I want to go bankrupt but I have a land contract (written) where I pay monthly. Can they take my home?

My contractor owns 2 properties and has a loan under both homes. I’m in a land contract and pay a monthly payment. I wouldn’t think they can’t do anything to the property since I don’t own it yet.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Indiana on
Q: How do I file a motion to consolidate my custody hearing for two children on two separate houses?

Both parent are attending eachother hearing in cahoots to alienate me from my child with various accusations. I would like to consolidate the cases so that I do not have to go from court to court, and can go to the same hearing and court for both children

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