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0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Libel & Slander, Divorce and Communications Law for Nevada on
Q: is it illegal to record a telephonic conversation with another civilian for the sole purpose of personal posterity?

personal posterity meaning the intent to listen back to conversations and experiences by oneself for one’s own memory ( examples: if an individual was claimed to have said something when they didn’t, they could go back to listen to what they personally said and dispute the claim; or, if one... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander for Georgia on
Q: getting sued for a customers car that has been killed he never registered car Now man who he bought car from is suing me

I have my customers bill of sale but original owner who he bought car from has title being that my customer never had time to go and register car in his name! Do I have a chance to win the case? Or is this possible? Legal?

0 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents, Insurance Defense, Libel & Slander and Workers' Compensation for Virginia on
Q: Can an car accident defense attorney subpoena previous/future jobs for medical records? Can the employers refuse?

I was struck by an angry Road rager on January 31st 2020. Of course the road ranger lied in court and pretended that we were both at fault. So the judge, confused, dismiss the case. I appealed, have no attorney, and now we are headed to trial soon. Ironically enough, when I finally found another... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander for North Carolina on
Q: My moms picture was shown In a 20/20 abc episode as a serial killer victim& she was not. They have since removed the ep.

Can we sue for this? She was not a victim and they did no research or had permission to use her photos

0 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander for North Carolina on
Q: My name is being slandered can I sue all parties involved?

NCDMV have been trying to suspend my license for decades, based on falsified medical information, written lies. They will suspend and reinstate my last without notice. Their latest lie proved false, I was allegedly blind, no medical documentation supporting this false allegation. Well, I guess if... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander, Contracts and Small Claims for Ohio on
Q: Hello, I took my seats from a classic mustang to an upholsterer January of 2022. They will not return them

I have inquired multiple times about picking up.. all I get are excuses.. how do I get them back?

0 Answers | Asked in Copyright, Libel & Slander and Trademark for Pennsylvania on
Q: Could Marvel, Disney, etc. sue me for using Times Square costumed characters like Shrek and Batman in my graphic novel?

In my graphic novel that I plan on selling, I have a chapter where my original character fights costumed characters like Shrek, Batman, Elmo, Buzz Lightyear and Spiderman in Times Square. I make it very clear that there are fat disgusting men inside the costumes and that it's not actually... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Libel & Slander and White Collar Crime for Texas on
Q: What can you do if a prosecutor lies to a judge about you?

Prosecutor has lied several times but criminal attorney said it doesn't have anything to do with statue you were charged with. What can or should you do?

Kiele Linroth Pace
Kiele Linroth Pace answered on May 12, 2022

"Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake." - Napoleon Bonaparte

Perhaps your lawyer knows that the judge already knows that the prosecutor's argument is irrelevant.

0 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander for Pennsylvania on
Q: My ex & girlfriend have made false statements about me. This has severely affected my mental health do I have case?

His girlfriend impersonated federal employee telling him I am being watched by the feds and I have prostitution charges (NEVER BEEN TROUBLE). He then started spreading these lies to my neighbors. Then started threatening to go to my place of employment making more lies about the owner of company.... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Education Law and Libel & Slander for Virginia on
Q: My spouse has been accused (verbal and In Writing) of “forcing subordinates” to falsify documents (student grades).

Additionally, her employer (for profit college) has been accused of violating Virginia Board of Nursing practices. The institution is being represented, and tell my spouse “not to worry, they represent her too”…I am afraid she will be made scapegoat. Do I need an employment or defamation attorney?

Steven Krieger
Steven Krieger answered on May 11, 2022

You may need both, but it depends on the allegations in the complaint and if she's a named party. If not, and she simply wants to sue for the defamation, then you only need a defamation lawyer. I don't think the company's lawyer could properly represent her as well. I'm sure... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation and Libel & Slander for California on
Q: Can a person be sue someone for defamation of caretor if they send you pictures of your son dead & call u a killer.
John Karas
John Karas answered on May 11, 2022

It depends. If pictures of your dead son and message that you're a "killer" were only sent to you, that's not defamation unless it was "published" (sent to other persons). Also, be aware that if you display or otherwise disseminate the pictures and message to someone... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Libel & Slander for Massachusetts on
Q: Do all trespass notices expire after three years or can they be extended indefinitely by the issuing authority?

According to regulations affecting trespass laws, the statute of limitations is three years after which they are no longer valid. Is this accurate?

0 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander for Texas on
Q: I am a Disabled Asperger person What do I need to do to take a Civil Case to Court for Defamation case to Court?

Explain the Process of Court to me? How do I get a Pro-bono Lawyer in Austin and New Braunfels? E

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law, Employment Law, Libel & Slander and Criminal Law for Colorado on
Q: Someone is threatening to tell my employer I use cannabis unless I pay him money. I will lose my job. Is this blackmail?

I lived with a friend years ago when I was 17 who grew cannabis in a legal state and would sell it to me on credit. Debt got up there and long story short it lingered for years as our friendship fell apart. Fast forward and now he's threatening to tell my employer I use cannabis in a legal... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Law and Libel & Slander for Georgia on
Q: What should I do if HR is not doing enough to handle my harassment complaint?

I recently filed a formal complaint with HR regarding an harassment issue. I asked to be transferred to another department so i don't have to face my harasser everyday. The supervisor told me they couldn't fully accommodate and I would have to spend a couple of days working with my... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Libel & Slander on
Q: I was wondering if I have a case for defamation of character or if it's more a personal injury torte

I was trying to fight a charge in court when my public defender came to me and asked why my records state I'm incompetent. Clearly I'm not but by my case manager stating that I was, made it to where I couldn't fight my charge and I'm not creditable in court or anywhere else really

0 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Libel & Slander on
Q: I was wondering if I have a case for defamation of character or if it's more a personal injury torte

I was trying to fight a charge in court when my public defender came to me and asked why my records state I'm incompetent. Clearly I'm not but by my case manager stating that I was, made it to where I couldn't fight my charge and I'm not creditable in court or anywhere else really

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence, Family Law and Libel & Slander for Nebraska on
Q: An abuser deleted my messages to them which shows the truth of lies they are trying to harm me with, what can I do?

The father of my children lies outright and manipulates situations to make him self look perfect, and me like an absolute awful human. He claims, for example, that I manipulated my way onto the house title.. I told him I could prove that wasn't true with our messages. The next morning, I... Read more »

Julie Fowler
Julie Fowler answered on May 4, 2022

Depending on how the messages were sent, there may still be a way to recover these. This could be something more complicated such as a subpoena or more simple such as your phone records or looking in your archived messages. Many cell phone providers do store text messages with your monthly bill... Read more »

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