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1 Answer | Asked in Education Law and Municipal Law for New York on
Q: Aren't each township in each state supposed to inform the drivers that there is a school nearby by displaying signs?
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Dec 6, 2022

In New York State, guidelines for displaying signs in school zones are found in NYS DOT regulations. See the link...... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Animal / Dog Law and Municipal Law for North Dakota on
Q: 15 years ago my dog bit someone municipal court judgement was pay restitution and never own another dog.

No previous convictions. I want to own a dog

0 Answers | Asked in Animal / Dog Law and Municipal Law for North Dakota on
Q: 15 years ago my dog bit someone We municipal court judgement was pay restitution and never own another dog. I want right

No previous convictions. Besides dog at large ticket. I want my rights back

0 Answers | Asked in Municipal Law for Arkansas on
Q: How long do they have to file on it after the offense if they didn't the day of

A0n can they file a month later after letting him go an no ticket nothing a month later he gets a warrant for misdemeanor obstructing an officer. Can they file it after a month an didn't file or arrest or a ticket now a month later they put a warrant out? This is in Marlow Ok.

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for Texas on
Q: In Texas, what are the powers of a security guard when hired to do security for a public neighborhood?

Can they tow cars, or ask people not to smoke weed in a public park?

John Michael Frick
John Michael Frick
answered on Dec 2, 2022

Security guards cannot tow vehicles. Only licensed towing companies can lawfully tow vehicles.

Anyone can ask someone not to smoke weed in a public park, including security guards.

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Municipal Law for California on
Q: Can a city cite a vehicle for displaying “for sale” signs in Los Angeles CA county

Santa. Clarita municipal code (SCMC) 12.64.340

Vehicle parked displaying for sale sign

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for Indiana on
Q: May I run a massage therapy business in my home, if I live in Marion county, indianapolis, Indiana, 46241
Michael Ray Smith
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Michael Ray Smith
answered on Nov 26, 2022

I cannot answer your question off the top of my head, but the two areas of possible concern:

(1) Are Indiana massage therapists, in general, subject to laws that would prohibit you from practicing in your home? Sources of possible restrictions include the provisions of the Indiana Code...
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0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Municipal Law for New York on
Q: I have trees forming a very tall hedge in front of my house. Code enforcement says it block my address number.

If you are in front of the driveway opening it is visible looking from the street, but anywhere else you wouldn't be able to see the house numbers. I want the privacy. The trees are 10-20 ft tall. Can the city make cut them down in height? I'm in Syracuse, NY.

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law and Municipal Law for Idaho on
Q: Can a city water utility continue to charge you monthly for a service that was disconnected for non payment since august

In Saint Anthony, Idaho I had my city water, garbage, and sewer services stopped/ disconnected mid august for non payment. When it was shut off they left a tag on my door that said that I owed $190 and that I had to pay it to get everything going again. Then mid September I had the money to pay it... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Small Claims and Municipal Law for Indiana on
Q: I have a vehicle that I put in someone else's name for a time and they promised to sign the title back over but won't?

How can I get the title back in my name and out of theirs?

Barry W. Kaufman
Barry W. Kaufman
answered on Nov 22, 2022

Your only hope is to sue them, but I don't know what you'd allege. When you signed the title to them, voluntarily, it became their car. I know this was all verbal. See an attorney and expect to pay a good amount for someone to take your case.

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Municipal Law for California on
Q: What is the status of the Costal Commission lawsuit against the City Of LA

My house is in the coastal zone in LA and i am renting it as short term rental and since Malibu just got their coastal zone reinstated, I was wondering what is the status of the current lawsuit in LA regarding coastal zone and short term?

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Energy, Oil and Gas and Municipal Law for Tennessee on
Q: I am trying to see if my water company is acting illegally.

I think they illegally cut off my service.

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI, Traffic Tickets and Municipal Law for South Carolina on
Q: Hello, I am seeking advice on how to obtain my SCDL back after being permanently revoked. My 7 years ends in Jan. 2023.

I am currently enrolled in ASDAP. It will be completed on Jan. 4, 2023. The DMV notification states that I can petition the court pursuant to Section 56-1-385 of the SC Law.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Municipal Law and Small Claims for Missouri on
Q: I currently have a warrant for a crime that I am not fully responsible for. What can I do about it?

The other individual was the person receiving checks from the city of which we reside in. She has been cashing these checks that we're not in her name for over two years (as far as I was told). She used paypal to cash them. One day, she asks me if I could cash one of those checks for her... Read more »

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