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0 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander for Mississippi on
Q: I need help because I had past problems with a couple of women. They both have slandered me Can you help?

She got an adult film star to come to my house in 2022 and I believe told the police I was a Marijuana dealer. Simply because I got her boyfriend fired from Academy sports and outdoors in Tupelo, MS because he was watching porn on the company computer.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Mississippi on
Q: My husband and I were married in the states and he was deported later on and know I find out that he has remarried over

He has remarried over seas

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answered on Feb 27, 2024

If your husband has remarried overseas after being deported, it's important to understand the legal implications of this situation on your marriage. Depending on the laws of the country where he has remarried and the laws of the state in the United States where you were married, the validity... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Construction Law for Mississippi on
Q: Is a builder responsible for drainage issues causing foundation and external wall cracking on a 2.5 year old new build?

Bought a new build 2.5 years ago following the completion on new builds around us, we started having major flooding issues. Water has almost flooded our home multiple times. After 1.5 years, the builder finally put drains in our yard but following more home completions, we water issues. After our... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith and Intellectual Property for Mississippi on
Q: How much property damage is considered a felony in the state of Mississippi
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answered on Feb 26, 2024

In Mississippi, the threshold for property damage to be considered a felony is relatively clear-cut under the law. When the cost of the damage to property exceeds $1,000, the offense can escalate from a misdemeanor to a felony. This distinction is crucial because felonies carry more severe... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith and Intellectual Property for Mississippi on
Q: How much property damage is considered a felony in the state of Mississippi
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answered on Feb 26, 2024

In Mississippi, the threshold for property damage to be considered a felony is relatively clear-cut under the law. When the cost of the damage to property exceeds $1,000, the offense can escalate from a misdemeanor to a felony. This distinction is crucial because felonies carry more severe... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Mississippi on
Q: Can a state drug indictment get thrown out if a inmate is serving federal prison time for other charges?

my husband is currently serving a federal prison sentence of 13 years for unrelated charges but has a indictment on other charges in another state can they throw the charges out? they are saying he can't do anything about it until he is releases from prison . that is in 13yrs from now. Is... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Employment Law, Tax Law, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for Mississippi on
Q: My car was towed from my job today saying I am suppose to have a FedEx handicap placard which *we don’t have* instead of

The handicap card I had displaying on my windshield. I have it because my disabled mother lives with me and we are sharing my car at the moment while we get her vehicle fixed . I am her sole caretaker and my vehicle is the one she rides in. How can this be legal ? I have two small children and my... View More

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answered on Feb 25, 2024

It sounds like you're going through a very stressful and unfair situation. Being towed under these circumstances, especially when you rely on your vehicle for essential duties as a caretaker, is incredibly challenging. The first step is to gather all relevant documentation, including the... View More

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2 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy for Mississippi on
Q: If the deadline to file a government claim is 01/23/24 can the us department of education file a claim a month after

the deadline has passed in a chapter 13 bankruptcy

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answered on Feb 24, 2024

No, if the deadline for a government agency like the Department of Education to file a claim in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy case was January 23, 2024, then generally the Department would be out of luck if they failed to meet that deadline and tried to file a month later.

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0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Mississippi on
Q: How long do I have to vacate a rental house if the woman I was renting from recently lost the property to back taxes

I am disabled and got a note (Feb 21) written on cardboard with marker saying I have to be out of house on March 1. Is that legal and is that all the time they have to give me.

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Mississippi on
Q: What if you're a couple days late on paying your long term extended stay hotel bill? I agreed to more than 30 days stay.

I usually pay by the week for a month to month term extended stay. Just this week, I will be a couple days late with payment. I tried talking to the manager, to allow me to pay within a couple of days for the week, in which I'm late on. She is saying, 'No' I have to pay now ( I... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Mississippi on
Q: Can cps deny a father his right to his child if he is just now getting out of prison for conspiracy to commit a crime.

The after can pass any drug screen hair follicle or whatever test given.

0 Answers | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for Mississippi on
Q: Hi. I am looking for an attorney that would take my case on Sueing the vet. for distress from dog dying les than 24 hour

Hi. i am looking for an attorney who wants to fight for what is right. Not one who wants all their cases to be cut and dry. My dog which I called my daughter. She was my life my world. I lived for her my world revolved around her. After going to vet and running tests he said she had a bacterial... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Mississippi on
Q: if a car is not in my name plus i owe the owner $1500 can law enforcement seize the car?

it was seized during a search warrant

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Child Support, Collections and Small Claims for Mississippi on
Q: What do I do if child support is still being taken out months after the parental rights was terminated in a court order?

Signed parental rights away 10 months ago and child support is still being taken out.

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Mississippi on
Q: I received a DUI conviction in TN but I live in MS. How long will Lic be suspended? TN length or MS ?

1st offense DUI not sure how this works for restricted license, 120 days in MS vs 1 year in TN.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Mississippi on
Q: Is it legal for CPS in MS to reveal the results and levels of drug screen without that persons consent or them present
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answered on Feb 23, 2024

In Mississippi, CPS (Child Protective Services) typically operates under strict confidentiality laws to protect the privacy of individuals involved in their investigations. Revealing the results and levels of a drug screen without the person's consent or presence may potentially violate these... View More

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