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2 Answers | Asked in Animal / Dog Law, Federal Crimes and Criminal Law for Iowa on
Q: Is it legal to buy a fake ID and customise it for my dog as a joke? i think its funny but can i carry it in my wallet?

I know falsifying government documents is illegal but it's going to be like a picture of a dog weighing 9 pounds height 8 inches and all that. Dogs can't drive and obviously, a dog who was born in 2023 can't buy alcohol. So would it still be illegal if it is a joke? (the joke being... View More

Stephen Douglas Lombardi
Stephen Douglas Lombardi
answered on Jan 20, 2024

Let me see if I understand your question. You want to know if it is legal to lie to a state or federal agency by filling out an application by lying about who the applicant is, providing false answers to those questions and providing a false signature. Is that right?

And you’ve admitted...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Federal Crimes and Identity Theft for Iowa on
Q: I was wondering if you could tell me where I could find someone who has this v2k tracker machine so that I could get hel

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Filed: Aug 19, 2020

Publication Date: Dec 17, 2020

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James L. Arrasmith
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answered on Mar 19, 2023

If you are experiencing distressing or unusual symptoms, it is recommended to consult with a medical or mental health professional who can evaluate your symptoms and provide appropriate treatment options. They can also provide guidance on resources for coping with your symptoms and connecting you... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Iowa on
Q: When feds pick up a state case how does that person get appointed a federal lawyer,from their state lawyer

This case is in Iowa. They were state charges, & the feds picked them up and now being held in county jail, & cannot get any information from anyone regarding this inmate. How does someone go about getting a federal attorney appointed when the attorney they have was the attorney appointed... View More

Katherine Sears
Katherine Sears
answered on May 22, 2022

Those of us who practice exclusively Iowa law don't necessarily know how to navigate PACER (the federal filing system) let alone how to request the appointment of federal counsel.

Your friend could call the federal public defender's office and see if someone over there knows....
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2 Answers | Asked in Federal Crimes and Banking for Iowa on
Q: It’s been 6 months since the situation can he still report fraud
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin
answered on Sep 5, 2019

I guess. I have no idea without facts, type of fraud, date of discovery and so many more questions

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Iowa on
Q: What can I get charge with ?

House was raided a month ago, I guess they were told that I was taking trips to Mex n bringing back with me large quantities of dope or through mail. During the raid a digital scale, a personal amount of dope, close $5000, and a ziploc bag was found, my phone along texts and laptop which I got... View More

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin
answered on Jun 12, 2019

Stop trying to play lawyer. You desperately need a lawyer.

You are facing serious time.

Stop talking to EVERYONE.


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2 Answers | Asked in Workers' Compensation, Constitutional Law and Federal Crimes for Iowa on
Q: how is the workers compensation commission legally defined;a branch of government or a private enterprise?
Stephen Douglas Lombardi
Stephen Douglas Lombardi
answered on Apr 14, 2018

A governmental agency. Administered by State laws (the Iowa Code), State agency rules (The Iowa Administrative Code) and legal precedent (meaning case law).

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Estate Planning, Federal Crimes and Probate for Iowa on
Q: I am on probation am I able to bow hunt for deer?
Shaun Khojayan
Shaun Khojayan
answered on Oct 27, 2017

It depends on the terms of your probation and your particular case. For example, if the crime for which you are on probation involves hunting wildlife on federal lands then probation may include the condition that prohibits hunting including by bow. However, if you are generally asking whether... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes and Criminal Law for Iowa on
Q: What are the charges on a felon in possession of a firearm in his dwellings in state of Iowa first time

Charged with two counts of possession of firearm as a felon

Nicholas A. Sarcone
Nicholas A. Sarcone
answered on Aug 28, 2017

I'm not entirely sure what you are asking. I assume that is two counts of felon in possession of a fire arm in federal district court in Iowa? The penalties depend on prior criminal history. The federal sentencing guidelines are complicated and you will need excellent representation.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Iowa on
Q: What kind of charges can I file against someone that held me against my will with a loaded handgun. He was gonna kill me
Nicholas A. Sarcone
Nicholas A. Sarcone
answered on Feb 17, 2017

There are a number of charges that could be filed against this person including kidnapping and assault. You need to go to the police, file a report and request that charges be filed. It is also important to get a no contact order. The Court will automatically enter one if an assault, kidnapping or... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Employment Discrimination, Federal Crimes and Sexual Harassment for Iowa on
Q: I have been sexually harassed by my boss, I went above her head and told her boss about it and nothing was done.

Her boss wrote me a check and asked me if the issue would be dropped. Her boss also said they would have a meeting with her and get her to stop saying the nasty comments and touching me and she still does both. I feel unsafe and uncomfortable going to work. What else should I do? This is a seasonal... View More

Harley C. Erbe
Harley C. Erbe
answered on Aug 8, 2016

Since you put the employer on notice of this conduct, yet the conduct's continued, you may have a claim for sexual harassment/hostile work environment against the employer for allowing the harassment to continue after you complained. That claim would be started through your local human rights... View More

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