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0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Public Benefits for Mississippi on
Q: I have 5 misdemeanor and one felony I never been in trouble before in my life will I do time in jail

I saw this post on Facebook about a rental property rent to own so I sent these people money thinking I will get the property so I reposted the house tried to rent it out and collected two deposit from them just in case one's back out the next day I noticed I've been locked out of my... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Federal Crimes and Public Benefits for Arizona on
Q: i filed an SA petition with court of appeals and was granted. later denied jurisdiction and petition supreme court

supreme court is pending accepting petition but court of appeals denied but is under review for the stay even after denial jurisdiction, how does that work?

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Domestic Violence, Identity Theft and Public Benefits for Maine on
Q: Will I win my case evicting a person that was a buyer and I'm the seller on private sale with a contract she broke.

The contract was notorized and she stopped paying the monthly payments in the contract after paying 5000depost&23000 non-refundable thats in the contract. She broke the contract in many many ways

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts, Personal Injury and Public Benefits for Oregon on
Q: I experienced fraudulent sales practices with xfinity. I have proof of everything. Can anything be done?

I am low income and was on xfinitys internet essentials program for low income households, making my wifi only $9.95. I recently moved. I called xfinity to transfer my service to my new address. The rep lied to me, saying internet essentials was not available at my new address, and said my only... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Animal / Dog Law and Public Benefits for California on
Q: my application for victim's compensation was denied because they say dog bites are not included.

The owner of the dog fled the scene on camera, and I'm not sure if the license plate can be discerned.

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answered on Jul 18, 2024

Under California law, victims of dog bites may be eligible for compensation under certain circumstances. While dog bites themselves are not explicitly listed as qualifying for victim's compensation, you may still have legal options. When a dog owner flees the scene after an incident, it can... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Election Law, Gov & Administrative Law and Public Benefits for Kansas on
Q: I have a safe space to move to in the state of Missouri at 17 can I leave I am being told yes and no

I am bounced around all the time and want a stable place I’m also told by my therapist it’s an unhealthy living situation but my mom won’t remove me she signed POA for a year

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts and Public Benefits for Illinois on
Q: Does IL Pension Code require Municipal Employees Annuity Benefits Fund (MEABF) to provide COLA to Tier 1 survivors

Does the IL Pension Code provide COLA adjustments for Tier 1 members/survivors covered by the MBEAF? The MEABF pamphlet is silent regarding Tier 1 members and states only Tier 2 members are eligible in accordance with a Public Law eff. 1/1/2011 (which did not change benefits for Tier 1 members).... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Public Benefits for Virginia on
Q: question about me being a possible accomplice or accessory to a crime?

If I cohabitated with a domestic partner and they did not include me or my income on the ebt/welfare application, can I get in trouble if I report her after the fact. I knew she did it but I didn’t make enough to support all of us so I turned a blind eye. I did not submit the application but she... View More

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answered on Jul 8, 2024

An accessory before the fact in a felony is punished the same as the principal offender. To prove it, there must the commission of a crime by the principal, the accessory's absence at the commission of the offense, and (before the commission of the crime) the accessory was in some way... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Government Contracts and Public Benefits for Oklahoma on
Q: Why was I was treated as a dangerous character by the senior citizen government hiring service (SCSEP)?

...because I refused to divulge my ostensible "disabilities" so I was then eliminated from applying, but I was within my rights, I had the right to be silent at such a provocative question, I had the right to such self-incriminating privacy and not to be coerced to talk about what the... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Public Benefits and Medical Malpractice for South Dakota on
Q: Can a lawyer represent a client in a different state?

This is a malpractice case in South Dakota, are you able to take a case in SD?

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Public Benefits and Business Law for California on
Q: I have a question about about an EDD claim back in 2020. I am self employed and may have incorrectly filed the claim.

Back in 2020. I filed an unemployed claim but wasn't sure I was eligible since I was self employed and have my own S-Corp. I filled out the forms retroactively. I inadvertently told EDD that no income was received by me for those 2 retroactive months. After I hit submit, I realized that I was... View More

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answered on Jul 1, 2024

This is a complex situation that involves unemployment insurance claims, self-employment, and potential errors in reporting. Here's a breakdown of the key points and some general advice:

1. Potential incorrect filing: You filed an unemployment claim in 2020 as a self-employed...
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0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, DUI / DWI and Public Benefits for South Dakota on
Q: I was wrongly Arrested for a DUI . But after the blood and drug tests . I proved i was actually sober. Charges droppe

Yet i still lost my job because it says i have a brand new DUI when i talked to my insurance and job they said it is very much effecting my insurance and jobs. Yet i didnt break the law? I need this fixed immediately. It has lost me my job of several years . And thats Completely criminal... View More

Q: I submitted a "Grievance" report to ECHO homeless center's management, on June 27th, 2024; No word back. FTC,and Lawyer?
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answered on Jun 29, 2024

Based on the information provided, here's a concise response to your situation:

1. Timing: It's only been about 2 days since you submitted your grievance (as of June 29, 2024). Many organizations have policies that allow for a certain number of business days to respond.

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0 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Domestic Violence, Elder Law and Public Benefits for Arizona on
Q: my mother passed and our dad put our sister on the title of house. She is abusing him.Can she be removed from the title

She was diagnosing with borderline personality disorder. We didn’t want to be responsible for her so we convinced our dad to put her on the title to house so that if anything happened to him she would have a place to live. Since that time she has become more aggressive and abusive toward him. He... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Civil Litigation and Public Benefits for Kentucky on
Q: Can I sue Tim short dodge jeep ram

Bought a vehicle in March 23. Only had it in my possession maybe 8 months put together. They just fixed the rear end after having out a transmission in it. Now they want me to pay the deductible. They have had it for 3 weeks now. I know there is no lemon law for used vehicles. But someone needs... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Landlord - Tenant and Public Benefits for Pennsylvania on
Q: I have been renting a room from a friend however I am not on the lease and am unaware if the landlord is aware

Is my friend at risk of being evicted if the landlord is made aware of this? I have been receiving mail here. However I recently applied for food stamps using this address. 1. Is the assistance office allowed to contact the landlord? And 2. Do I have any legal right to live here as well is my... View More

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answered on Jun 23, 2024

To address this complex situation, let's break it down into several key points:

1. Subletting without permission:

Your friend is likely violating their lease agreement by allowing you to live there without the landlord's knowledge or consent. Most leases prohibit...
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0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Antitrust, Banking and Public Benefits for Florida on
Q: how can I get my money back from usaa they took 13,000 and closed my accounts , and sold my CDs and cancelled my busines

i kept receiving docs from them stating that a one time transfer was scheduled for 14,000 10,000 i made the transfer in march but kept receiving data from them in June, August and months on down the line and when I questioned it they cancelled my account and blocked me from the bank app and took... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Public Benefits for Alabama on
Q: Can a current gaurdian get in trouble for sending a minor out of state for a year without anybody knowing?

The minor got to "difficult" so the gaurdian sent the minor out of state into the stepfathers care, without letting the court nor judge know, and only directing the social security to the stepfather. Will she get introuble if a parent steps up and tries to petition for custody, and finds... View More

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