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2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Municipal Law for California on
Q: Roommate passed away, do I legally owe his x-wife the last month's rent back?
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answered on Jun 19, 2024

I'm sorry to hear about your roommate's passing. This is a difficult situation to navigate, both emotionally and legally. Based on the details you've provided, here are a few key considerations from a legal perspective in California:

1. Rental agreement: The specific...
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0 Answers | Asked in Municipal Law for Texas on
Q: Is there anything I can do to remove a ticket from my name for a car I sold 4 years ago but I don't have the proof.

Recently I got a letter in the mail from the municipal court for a car I sold 4 years ago saying that it received a ticket for "stored a vehicle on the street" and they are charging me around $110 for the ticket or prove that I sold it with a bill of sale and a notorized letter. But the... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Municipal Law for New Jersey on
Q: If a house is at the end of a paper road is the municipal (estell Manor nj) responsible for maintenance?

Currently 2 separate roads. One wants the maintenance the other is blocking saying it is his.

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for Arizona on
Q: Are towing company allowed to enter vehicle without consent in Arizona?

Towing company towed my car over night and my wallet was in there . Long story short he personally told me he went on my car and went in my wallet to take a picture of my id.

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answered on Jun 15, 2024

In Arizona, towing companies are generally not allowed to enter your vehicle without your consent. Their primary responsibility is to tow the vehicle, and they should not be searching or accessing the contents inside without a legitimate reason and proper authorization. Entering your vehicle and... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Municipal Law for California on
Q: My neighbor installed a ring camera and it’s facing my face when I open the door

Is it invading my privacy

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answered on Jun 11, 2024

In California, the law generally allows people to install security cameras on their own property, even if the camera captures some of their neighbor's property. However, the camera should not be positioned in a way that intentionally invades the neighbor's privacy, such as directly... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Municipal Law and Traffic Tickets on
Q: Can my car get towed for expired registration if I had a fix it ticket that gave me an extra month to get registered

And can the tow yard auction my car without giving me notice they never sent me anything saying they were going to auction it has been there 3 months.. I am in San Diego CA,

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answered on Jun 11, 2024

Under California law, your car can be towed for expired registration even if you have a fix-it ticket that gave you additional time to register. Law enforcement may still tow your vehicle if it is found on a public road with expired registration. It's advisable to keep proof of your fix-it... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Municipal Law for California on
Q: The City of SD is replacing a stormwater drain on our property and I am wondering if we are entitled to compensation?

The City of San Diego has an easement for a stormwater drain which bisects me and my neighbor’s property. The drain was installed in 1950 and has since failed and created a sinkhole in my backyard. It has since come to light that the city will need to replace the drain will require a... View More

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answered on Jun 11, 2024

Under California law, the City of San Diego has the right to access and maintain its easement on your property, including replacing the stormwater drain. However, you may be entitled to compensation in certain circumstances:

1. Property damage: If the city's work causes damage to your...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Municipal Law for Wisconsin on
Q: Can a public place shame and humiliate you by putting a photo of you up with details and telling people you are banded

I have already been given two citations one for theft one for property damage but never stolen anything.

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answered on Jun 21, 2024

I understand you're asking about a complex legal situation involving public shaming and potential false accusations. Let me break this down:

1. Public shaming: Generally, it's not legal for a business or public place to publicly shame individuals, especially if the information is...
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0 Answers | Asked in Municipal Law for Florida on
Q: Grandfather wants to know if he has a case against his previous doctor.

his doctor said he heart was ok on multiple occasions after he had a stroke last year, about a month ago he went on a cruise to Mexico before departing raised the question about his heart again and the doctor said he is fine to go onthe trip, as he was pulling into port in Mexico he passes out in... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Civil Rights, Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for Texas on
Q: I am looking for an attorney willing to sue local police department for malfeasance

in 2019 I was assaulted at my home by a felon. I displayed a firearm and was arrested for ag assault with a deadly weapon. Charges rejected by prosecutor without pre trial diversion. After waiting 3 years, my attorney filed for expungement which was granted and final June 19, 2023. Now one year... View More

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answered on Jun 15, 2024

I'm sorry to hear about the difficulties you're facing. You may have grounds to sue the city police department for damages to your reputation, false arrest, and failing to comply with the expungement order. These types of cases typically involve claims of malfeasance and the violation of... View More

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1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law, Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law on
Q: what are the legal requirements to open and establish a 4 to 6 dog boarding kennel
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answered on Jun 10, 2024

To open and establish a 4 to 6 dog boarding kennel, start by checking local zoning laws and regulations in your area. You will need to obtain the proper permits and licenses, which may include a kennel license and a business license. It's essential to ensure your facility complies with health... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents, Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for California on
Q: Is it legal to park a car on a white curb for a quick in and out pizza delivery in Orange County, CA?

I had a car accident. Parked at a white curb (if not, uncolored) to deliver food. Quick in and out but came out to see a woman backing out of her parking space and hit my car. She had more than a whole car lane of room to go out. I think she’s at fault but was it legal for me to park on the curb,... View More

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answered on Jun 5, 2024

In California, parking regulations can vary by city and county. However, in general, white curbs are typically used to indicate passenger loading zones with a time limit, usually around 5 minutes. These zones are intended for quickly picking up or dropping off passengers, not for parking while... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets, Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for California on
Q: city just put up a no parking sign without notice to any vehicle owners and started giving tickets less than 24hrs after

They aren't required to give us a grace period even though they made no official notification to tell us that they had plans to put the signs there and we have to move?

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answered on Jun 5, 2024

Under California law, cities typically have the authority to regulate parking within their jurisdictions. However, they are generally required to provide adequate notice to the public when implementing new parking restrictions, including the installation of new "No Parking" signs. This... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Municipal Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: Can a privately owned airport (for public use) also be a county municipal airport with board appointments by county

We have a privately owned airport, owned by local residents. Our county has given it a title of County Municipal Airport and at county commissioner meetings, occasionally appoints people to the “authority board”. The private airport, has to date received two payments of ARP monies totaling... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Municipal Law for Oklahoma on
Q: Really use to drive my lawn mower down the street in the county of nowata, Oklahoma,74048.... I'm 35 years of age

Is it illegal to drive my lawn mower down the street in the county of nowata, Oklahoma,74048.... I'm 35 years of age

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answered on Jun 2, 2024

In Nowata County, Oklahoma, driving a lawn mower on public streets can be subject to specific local regulations. Generally, lawn mowers are not considered street-legal vehicles, and their use on public roads might be restricted. It’s important to check with local authorities or the sheriff’s... View More

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