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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Juvenile Law for Kentucky on
Q: My daughter is 17 and staying with a friend. She refuses to come home what can i do
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 28, 2022

Take a beyond control petition at your county juvenile court.

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, International Law and Juvenile Law on
Q: I am an underage dual nationality owner. Korea & US. Can my parents choose the nationality for me?

I have dual nationality because I was born in U.S.. Although U.S. seems to allows dual nationality, Korea doesn't unless I attend military service. I don't want to keep my Korean nationality but my parents seem like they want to obligate me into it. Am I free to choose my own nationality?

0 Answers | Asked in Juvenile Law and Small Claims for West Virginia on
Q: Can a 12 year old be charged with theft and sentenced to juvenile hall for taking items on a video game account?

My daughter and her friend shared passwords for Roblox gaming platform. My daughter took her friend's things in one of the games and traded some of them for another item. Her friend saw this and took her things back from my daughter's account and additional items of my daughter's.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Juvenile Law for Louisiana on
Q: My daughter was arrested for a the vape at school I need help what should I do
Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
answered on May 23, 2022

You should contact a few criminal defense attorneys in your area and consult with them----- you do not mention the age of your daughter but one of the things you want to do is ask about their experience in handling matters in Juvenile Court as well as the possibility of this matter ending up in... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Juvenile Law for Tennessee on
Q: My daughter was suspended for 5 days for fighting but then on top of that was charged with disorderly conduct?

She recently completed juvenile probation bc of fighting the precious yr and the parents sought retaliation I made her plead to this offense that landed her on probation. However the state came to us with an offer of state probation not juvenile? I am fighting this case and would like to know how... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Juvenile Law on
Q: As a 17 year old in Missouri am I legally allowed to leave home without being emancipated ?

I've found many different answers regarding leaving at 17 without being emancipated. I want to know if my parents could take legal action against me, or those who assist me if I plan on following through. Emancipation dosen't seem to be an option at this point as they would never agree to it.

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Juvenile Law for Georgia on
Q: Ticket for 42 in a 25 school zone, can't find any information on what fine or points on my license it would be anywhere.

I'm 16 and its the end of my school year so I got out of class early and wasn't aware that the school zone was on for the road as I had normally gotten out an hour later, and by the time i got within distance to read a school zone sign saying the time I had already been lasered and the... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Juvenile Law and Small Claims for North Carolina on
Q: is it possible for a 15 year old from NC to marry a 17 year old from Georgia?

i am 15 years old and my love interest is 17. he is trying to get an emancipation but we are worried that he won't qualify because of income and school. we are looking into alternative options for an income based emancipation and we came across a marriage option. I am from North Carolina and... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Juvenile Law for Mississippi on
Q: How bad is it for a juvenile to be charged with Terroristic threats? Can I get the charge downgraded?

Juvenile sent text message to fellow student stating to kill members at school

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Juvenile Law for Nevada on
Q: Is it against the law to let your 15 year old take 1 sip of your alcoholic beverage? In Las Vegas, Nevada.

Father gave his daughter 1 sip of his fireball shot. Her mother called CPS on him.

0 Answers | Asked in Juvenile Law and Sexual Harassment for New Jersey on
Q: Sexual assault /endangerment of a child both were Minos at the time

One being 6-7 and a acuser being 11-12. Not intercourse but touching of private area . If this just came out in the open and the accuser is now 18 how would the now 18 year old be punished?

1 Answer | Asked in Juvenile Law for Mississippi on
Q: Juvenile charged with. Terroristic threat
Arthur Calderon
Arthur Calderon
answered on May 19, 2022

Without more information, it's hard to determine what you are asking. You should probably reach out to an experienced criminal defense lawyer, as those types of charges can be incredibly tricky.

0 Answers | Asked in Juvenile Law for Michigan on
Q: What do I do if I can't pay a civil infraction because they never received paperwork?

Long story short. My son received a civil infraction. I've made several attempts to pay it. But they can't take any payment because his name isn't in their system. The officer hasn't put the paperwork in. It's a pay within 10 days infraction. And it's been over 10... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Juvenile Law and Municipal Law for Louisiana on
Q: My husband was charged with kidnapping me and possession of fire arm by a felon the charges where dismissed can they

Still violate his parole if he has already beat the charges

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
answered on May 16, 2022

Can't violate him if charge dismissed.

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