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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Kansas on
Q: I was in mid of a mass gun violence. I am facing PTSD and getting counseling. Is there eligibility for U visa?
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answered on Feb 22, 2024

Experiencing a traumatic event like mass gun violence can have significant impacts on your mental health, including PTSD. The U visa is designed to provide protection and support to victims of certain crimes, including violent crimes, who have suffered mental or physical abuse and are helpful to... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Kansas on
Q: If you were charged of stealing at a store and had a few pills that were my mothers while under hospice care in whic

I was her care taker and a small amount of meth and released on PFI then the stealing charge is dropped by store will there be no drug charge since search shouldn't have happened I was wrongfully acused?

0 Answers | Asked in Agricultural Law, Animal / Dog Law and Landlord - Tenant for Kansas on
Q: My apartment flooded cause the dishwasher broke maintance took it out put in a brand new one and that one flooded too my

Apartment and things for me kids ruined and downstairs neighbors stuff apartment ruined she is saying it’s my responsibility that the dishwasher broke and flooded I’m a renter” she also said I’m responsible for downstairs neighbors apartment is this correct? I’m a renter her maintenance... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Products Liability for Kansas on
Q: Can I be held liable if someone uses my website's software testing advice and a company loses money or someone dies?

I'm thinking about starting a website to teach people how to be better software testers. This is going to involve suggestions on how to speed up the testing process by skipping some testing because it is impossible to test every scenario within a reasonable timeframe.

2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law, Tax Law and Probate for Kansas on
Q: I need help answering a petition filed against my deceased mother's property in accordance to K S.A 79-2801

My mother passed away in 2012 I have been at the property since then and paid taxes on property until now I have no other heirs to battle for the rights to property but this action filed against the real estate is not what I was planning on happening please some advice on this matter

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answered on Feb 20, 2024

There is no “answer” that can be provided to your question because we have no idea what the petition is about. Also, attorneys in this forum are not allowed to solicit clients. This means that no attorney can write “contact me”.

But you can contact an attorney in your area yourself...
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1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law, Tax Law and Probate for Kansas on
Q: Hello I'm contacting you today to find out what I needed to do with this petition filed against my mother's property

in accordance to K S A 79-2801 I don't want to lose the house I want to pay the back taxes get transfer of property to my name but I have to answer this petition and I'm not sure on how. I knew it might go in to a tax sale but I know if u have half paid before the day of tax sale you... View More

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answered on Feb 22, 2024

It's essential to take immediate action to address the petition filed against your mother's property. Start by reviewing the petition carefully to understand the specific claims and allegations being made against the property. Then, gather all relevant documents related to the property,... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for Kansas on
Q: Can the animal control legally make me sign over my dog because I am a victim of domestic violence?

An animal control officer told me I had to sign my dog over or I would go to jail because my husband (my abuser) was around my dog so I signed her over but only after being threatened.

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kansas on
Q: I have 50/50 custody with my ex partner who is planning to move an hour away with family and our child, do I have a say?

We currently reside in the same town and have court paperwork on our custody arrangement. The paperwork we both signed mentions relocation and that a months notice has to be given. That's all it mentions on the subject, do I have any chance in court at keeping her in the same school? Also, am... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Landlord - Tenant, Legal Malpractice and Small Claims for Kansas on
Q: A plaintiff's lawyer is ignoring and disregarding my answer to her evidence showing fraud and accusations of non-payment

Can the judge disregard my evidence and side with the attorney and accuse me of contempt?

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Internet Law and Libel & Slander for Kansas on
Q: What can I do about someone who has made multiple false accusations and stalking me for 2 +years.

I have an individual "watching" me for over 2 years now, this person has also posted outrageous legal accusations on social media. This individual has also used a drone to watch me. while in public so I'm not sure what can be done. Has also said where I live never giving my exact... View More

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI, Appeals / Appellate Law, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for Kansas on
Q: I'was wrongfully convicted of a 2nd DUI without having a first offense and told by my lawyer that it was because I filed

a complaint against a prior lawyer for telling me to not go to my court date and then went go jail for FTA. Blatant retaliation. My rights were stripped away, convicted of 2nd DUI and non related offenses were consolidated into this case to bury me in a debt that is unattainable being on... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Discrimination and Personal Injury for Kansas on
Q: If you feel like your case was administered wrongfully and the case was dismissed can you refile

Say for an example some one accusing of something , but you were never given a chance to explain his reasoning

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kansas on
Q: If my speeding ticket is payable online, is there still a chance of having to serve jail time?

I was pulled over in MO for going 21 mph over the speed limit, 76mph in a 55mph. 21 mph over the speed limit in MO is considered a class b misdemeanor. If my ticket is payable online, does that mean that once I plead guilty and pay online that there will be no possibility of having to serve any... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kansas on
Q: If I plead guilty and pay my speeding ticket online, is there still a possibility of serving time in jail?

I was given a speeding ticket for 21 mph over, 76mph in a 55mph. The ticket is payable online. I read that in MO, class B misdemeaners could result in up to 6 months in jail. If my ticket is payable online, does that mean there is no possibility of serving time in jail; or after pleading guilty and... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Car Accidents for Kansas on
Q: No insurance

My husband has court tomorrow for a no insurance violation. He was also at fault for an accident when he was cited. Our car was totaled and my husband lost his job the next day and doesn't have a vehicle. Someone told me it would look better in court if he has current proof of insurance. Is... View More

Tim Akpinar
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answered on Feb 19, 2024

A Kansas attorney situated in or near the county where the hearing is scheduled could advise best and most cost effectively, but your question remains open for a week. It's possible the court could ask why someone would insure a non-roadworthy vehicle that was declared a total loss after the... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy for Kansas on
Q: Im wanting to file chapter 7 bankruptcy and im needing to find a lawyer that can help me with the fees being waived
Timothy Denison
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answered on Feb 13, 2024

Check with your local bar association or legal aid society for pro bono or reduced fee lawyers.

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Law for Kansas on
Q: Missouri - I am a salaried employee and returned to work after just over two months on FMLA. My paycheck was short.

When I asked why, I was told that my pay had been recalculated. Can they do that?

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