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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Oklahoma on
Q: My father recently passed away. About 6 months ago he purchased a sawmill for me and my wife. Now that he has passed

His executor of estate said he has bill of sell and wants it back. Only thing I have is all the people that my father told that he bought it for me

Charles Watts
Charles Watts
answered on Jun 24, 2022

Sorry for your loss. Due to the sensitive nature in dealing with wills/trusts you need to contact a probate lawyer to make sure your interests are represented.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on
Q: Can a defendant have a criminal case that has been sentenced, moved to another jurisdiction?

Sentenced to 15 in/15 out. Some racial injustice. Victims parents are friends with sheriff and other people of influence. Modification of sentence denied June 2022.

Tracy Tiernan
Tracy Tiernan
answered on Jun 24, 2022

Any change of venue based on alleged or perceived bias or unfairness associated with a judge, district attorney or law enforcement probably should’ve taken place well before trial, sentencing or disposition of the case. At this juncture, your best bet is simply to contact an attorney who... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Federal Crimes and Juvenile Law for Oklahoma on
Q: Hi, I’m jasmine im 16 years old from Oklahoma. The other day I got pulled over for running a red light i used my cousins

Name and her insurance went up so she has to file a report but am I gonna go to prison. I got charged for not having my license $180 and the red light $180 I do not have my license yet until July which probably won’t get now but :( please reply and tell me if I’m gonna be sent to prison

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Oklahoma on
Q: How long is the apartment landlord supposed to give a late fee notice, I got a notice in june for a February latefee

My sister and I live in an apartment in Oklahoma, we signed our agreement on Oct 4th but was not allowed in until Oct 9th, it was never cleaned, we still have cockroaches, we have a leak in the bathroom, my bedroom window leaks when it rains, we have ants in my room, we had a flood in our kitchen 3... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Civil Rights for Oklahoma on
Q: How can a person signal before a stop sign when they don't know what direction they intend to go before stopping to look

Officer stated at beginning of his report that due to reports he had read about me, he stopped me using the excuse that I didn't signal WITHN100' of stop sign. States I DID USE blinker at both stops! He illegally profiled me, stopped,detained, searched and arrested me for misdemeanor... Read more »

Charles Watts
Charles Watts
answered on Jun 22, 2022

Due to your case specifics and the uniqueness of your case, your issue cannot be resolved in this forum - you should contact a criminal law attorney to assist you.

0 Answers | Asked in Energy, Oil and Gas for Oklahoma on
Q: I was given a deed in my uncles name for mineral rightsby my father before he died in 2011. My uncle has a conservator

That makes all important decisions for him as he has dementia. What are my legal rights, if any to gain ownership of the mineral deed once my uncle passes? The deed is for Mclain County Oklahoma.

Thank you,

Michael

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law and Small Claims for Oklahoma on
Q: Purchased goods from out of state any way to get my money back?

I placed an order for custom sewing items from a lady who owns her own sewing business in Colorado. She sent me an invoice through Quickbooks and I paid that way using my bank account and routing number. I have previously used her and everything was fine. However, this time it is not. The items... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Oklahoma on
Q: trial period for son she said no and brought up co pays and day care expenses from 5 yrs ago can she do this options plz

She has not provided any receipts and daycare expenses were from 5 years ago is there a statuette on this son wants to come live with me but she won't let him we have joint custody she is just primary my son is 13 about to be 14

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law and Business Law for Oklahoma on
Q: Is it required in oklahoma for bussinesses to take cash in their stores? And is it required they post it if they dont

I am curious if it is legal for ok. Stores to refuse cash on ordered goods when you pick them up when the business has nothing posted?

Charles Watts
Charles Watts
answered on Jun 22, 2022

In Oklahoma businesses can take any legal form of payment they desire. If they do not take cash, there are reasons they chose not to, such as a fear of theft, counterfeiting, germs transferred through money, etc... Posting is not required. Your recourse is to not accept the item and go... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Oklahoma on
Q: trial period for son she said no and brought up co pays and day care expenses from 5 yrs ago can she do this options plz

She has not provided any receipts and daycare expenses were from 5 years ago is there a statuette on this son wants to come live with me but she won't let him

Charles Watts
Charles Watts
answered on Jun 21, 2022

Assuming she has custody and you only have visitation, and If there is not an order saying she has to allow visitation (or visitation is dictated in the order) then it is within her rights to say no. You need to contact a family law attorney that can assist you with this, because these types of... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Oklahoma on
Q: Is my case able to be dismissed?

I have had no criminal record until recently and im being charged with larceny of merchandise from retailer in the amount of $19.97. I switched a clearance sticker on 2 items. And Resisting an officer by jerking away after he startled me upon reentering the room angrily as where when he left he... Read more »

Tracy Tiernan
Tracy Tiernan
answered on Jun 20, 2022

If you have had no previous criminal arrests or convictions then a misdemeanor arrest for crimes such as these are routinely handled with the end result being a dismissal after a period of probation (Assuming you’re guilty or your attorney can’t get the case dismissed).

As far as the...
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0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law for Oklahoma on
Q: I hired a garage to work on my truck. They returned it on a roll back, basically they swapped vehicles

I have receipts for parts purchased between 2015-2020. This has cost me thousands of dollars and truck is still not drivable.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts for Oklahoma on
Q: If I loan someone money to buy a piece of property and I have a notarized contract stating that if the borrower falls 2

Months behind on payments I the loaner will take possession of the property then he falls behind do I need to fill out a form to take possession of the property or will the contract stand for itself

Charles Watts
Charles Watts
answered on Jun 20, 2022

You will need to take a breach of contract action.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Oklahoma on
Q: joint legal custody and father is refusing to administer son's adhd medication during every other weekend visitation

5 year old not good to withdraw from meds for 2 days and what can i do

Gary Johnston Dean
Gary Johnston Dean
answered on Jun 20, 2022

You need to contact your attorney to bring matter before the Court. The judge likely will order the meds given as prescribed.

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy for Oklahoma on
Q: Had a car impounded yrs back couldn't pay the fee lost the car was 8-9 thsd purchase price now are garnishing my wife's

Checks when she works. The last time it was up to 27,000 she's fixing to start work again it's probably much more now what can we do to stop this

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jun 21, 2022

You can either negotiate a settlement with the creditor or you can possibly file bankruptcy and discharge the debt permanently. In either event, you need a competent lawyer to handle for you.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation and Criminal Law for Oklahoma on
Q: If my home was robbed shouldn't the deputy have came to investigate and not my workplace 24 hours later?

This happened in October and they know who did it, have evidence yet nobody updates me. It wasn't turned over to the da until December even tho the deputy tried to tell me November. I called this week to get an update and was told they were not going to do anything, prosecutorial discretion. I... Read more »

Charles Watts
Charles Watts
answered on Jun 20, 2022

Not sure your question relates to the result you are seeking. The deputies actions would have to be viewed in the light of all other calls taken, as well as your availability when they were responding to the call. If you were not home when they were cleared off their other calls and you were at... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Oklahoma on
Q: A family member has my kids and went to court for temporary custody it’s been more than a year since court and I want

And I want my kids back, they haven’t taken me back to court for it and i just want to know if I can show up and get my kids since the tempo custody was for 6 months and it’s been way past that. I just found out about this. My parents who have my kids dislike me very much. They had nothing... Read more »

Charles Watts
Charles Watts
answered on Jun 18, 2022

You do not have enough details to properly answer your question. However, as with almost any custody issue you should contact a family law attorney to discuss the specifics of your case and your options.

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0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Oklahoma on
Q: I have several questions regarding possibly illegal actions taken by my apartment management, I will elaborate below.

1. Earlier this week management entered my apartment with only 1 hour notice to bring a portable AC due to malfunctioning AC in the unit. I believe 24 hours notice is required unless there is an emergency, which I don't believe this qualifies, is that correct?

2. As a result of this... Read more »

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