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0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Elder Law and Sexual Harassment for Pennsylvania on
Q: Next door neighbors spying on us through bathroom wall

We own, they rent from someone. I am sure that there is an opening created by them and they have made sure that we know they are spying by banging on the shared wall when one of us is in the bathroom. Testing - Often I go silently into that room and stand there. 10 to 12 seconds pass before the... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Pennsylvania on
Q: 37 years ago I gave my landlord a security deposit if $250. He just sent me a check for that amount

Minus $100 for things he had hauled out, so $150.00. Shouldn't there have been some interest in 37 years or can he just make a note that's what it was and spend it or whatever? 37 years!!!!

0 Answers | Asked in Probate for Pennsylvania on
Q: My brother died without a will. I am personally responsible for debts?

My divorced brother with 2 minor children lives in PA. My sister and I live in NJ. If we co administer the estate, will we be held responsible for his income tax if there isn't anything to pay with from the estate? He owned nothing and in the past had owed thousands in back taxes. Can... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Probate for Pennsylvania on
Q: My aunt got my sickly 88yr old grandmother to give her everything in the Will a few months after grandfather died.

Everything done in secret. I would have inherited half the property since my mother died in 1984. I did not contest because the clerk at register of wills gave me wrong info and I did not have the money. This was also done in 2013. Can I still contest?

0 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning and Tax Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: my brother died without a will in PA. I live in NJ. Will I be held personally responsible?

My divorced brother with 2 minor children lives in PA. My sister and I live in NJ. If we co administer the estate, will we be held responsible for his income tax if there isn't anything to pay with from the estate? He owned nothing and in the past had owed thousands in back taxes. Can... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Pennsylvania on
Q: My husband an I r separating, the car is in both of our name? Can I just take the car? Can he do anything about it?

If we see a divorce judge, who will be most likely to get the car?

The car is paid off. We trade my car in, only got 500 bucks but it was still my car.

0 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Pennsylvania on
Q: I got a dui up in alaska about six years ago. Can I just go take my test in Pennsylvania get it back?first time offence

I did not complete the process to get my license back in alaska

0 Answers | Asked in Child Support for Pennsylvania on
Q: Do I need an attorney to take my ex husband to court to have child support increased and enforced?

He’s now ordered to pay $50 a month for 2 children he’s only paid 8 times since 2013. I want to have it increased and enforced.

0 Answers | Asked in Education Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: Is there an equivalent PA law to the New Hampshire Law RSA 197:2 ?

the New Hampshire law deals with calling a vote from the community to adjust school board rules.

0 Answers | Asked in Legal Malpractice for Pennsylvania on
Q: Did my lawyer break the law?

A few days before my lawsuit trail my lawyer explained to me that he had an agreement with the defendant's lawyer. Whichever side lost would not appeal the jury decision. Our side lost; right after the jury's choice was heard I was reminded there could be no appeal.

Was that... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Federal Crimes for Pennsylvania on
Q: My husband got denied a bed at a half way house. Now when a bed comes available his caseworker is not putting in for one

his release date is feb 4th but hes been in there for 6 months now. He deserves his half way time but his caseworker not putting in for it. They said he has to stay in till his release date. We need help with this

0 Answers | Asked in Construction Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: Can a 17 year old in PA. work in construction? Are their any job limitations to what they can do? Thank you

Can they climb scaffold, use power tools, mix concrete?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Pennsylvania on
Q: I was never made aware I had to restore my license after a suspension and I was stopped… What should I do?

I was recently pulled over in Pennsylvania for a registration that expired in August. Upon being stopped, the officer informed me that my license is coming back as suspended. I served a 30 day license suspension from June to July 17th, however was never made aware that I have to restore my license.... Read more »

Ellis B. Klein
Ellis B. Klein answered on Sep 14, 2021

You need to speak with an experienced traffic attorney. If a judge sees that your license was suspended at the time you were pulled over then you will most likely be found guilty and lose your license for an entire year. Hiring an attorney would be a wise choice

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Pennsylvania on
Q: I got a ticket the other day, but the cop was unable to give it to me directly due to not having a printer in the car.

When I received the ticket in the mail parts of my ticket were whited out and the price was changed, changing my total due. I then got online and my total to pay was different then stated on my ticket. I called and they told me I needed to plead not guilty to figure out why my totals were... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Contracts and Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: We bought a house and sign Wednesday. There was previous tenants with no lease but junk everywhere? What can we do?

We are purchasing a property on Wednesday. The previous tenants were friends of the owner but had a falling out. There was no written agreement and they have moved everything in the house out but still have old junk cars and tires everywhere. When we sign on Wednesday do we consume ownership of... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: I just bought a house on an upset sale and the same house was on a sherriff's sale the same day

The bank got it at the sherriff's sale. Will I get my money back?

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