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0 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Probate for South Carolina on
Q: Lived with mom for 10yrs.

I have 4 1/2 siblings whom my Mom doesn't want them to have anything (money hungry never cared)

Mom gave me a letter wanting me to have house. Siblings want me thru lawyer to pay rent to estate and to sell the home.

Do I have to move out of my home? I've aquired additional... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Family Law for South Carolina on
Q: What does this mean: Notice of Cont. Dismissal Lack of Juris? This was entered online to my family court case this week

Our court appearance was 4/11/22 and we’ve been waiting for the Magistrate’s judgement. Would this notification automatically appear because of the length of time it’s taking for her judgement?

0 Answers | Asked in Adoption for South Carolina on
Q: Do you need a lawyer to adopt an adult child in Pickens County, SC?

Where do I get the paperwork to file on my own?

0 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning and Elder Law for South Carolina on
Q: Can someone with Power of Attorney be sued for breach of their duty?

A sister had father revoke brother's POA day after mother died then had him revise his will to have her inherit home and financials. Now she is putting home for sale and we feel she will take off with proceeds leaving elderly father. Guardianship proceedings have been mislead and time is of... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Probate for South Carolina on
Q: What is “B” entitled to? Mom passed 20 years ago. “A” passed 1 month ago, “A”s child 10 yrs. Ago/ “A” Husband in home

Mom’s Will :

SECOND: I give, devise and bequeath my house and my household furnishings, including jewelry, at ?Road, Columbia, SC to my daughter, “A” for and during the term of her natural life; provided however, should my daughter, “A” desire to sell the property during her... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Identity Theft and Securities Law for South Carolina on
Q: Is there more I can do after reporting hackers all to normal reporting, which receiving no help, FBI AND LOCAL police. i

Hackers have taken over my all my emails, using my $Cashapp original acct, Ordering another card after I reported fraudulent charges on acct, which $Cashapp says not enough information to regain access $Cashtag is my name now they are trying to use my PayPal acct to charge things to my PayPal... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Contracts and Landlord - Tenant for South Carolina on
Q: I have question about lease and when and if I can officially break a lease without penalty.

I am currently under lease for another 4 months on a 14 month lease, but have purchased a townhouse and will be moving out next month. The reason I decided to purchase a house NOW was because we have had nothing but issues since we have moved in. The day we started the lease and received the keys,... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander for South Carolina on
Q: Is a Facebook post saying someone stole 9000 dollars but have receipts were stuff purchased slander

She has posted stuff on face book threatening to post flyers and telling people to share it and not ever hire them and has people sending them messages on Facebook messenger cussing them

0 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy, Consumer Law and Collections for South Carolina on
Q: I have several credit cards ranging from $500 to $2000 that I am having difficulty paying.

I am self employed, income was reduced due to company with which I contract closing during COVID. Total debt is less than 10K. My only asset is the house I live in which is paid off and worth about $85K. The house is 50% split between my father and myself because of my mother’s probate. I know... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for South Carolina on
Q: What rights does a breeder have of a guardian dog if NO contract was presented or signed?

I have had my dog for 2 years and 3 months. I got him for a breeder who told me she was going to use Toby for breeding and would start would Toby turned one. Toby will be 3 in January and she has never used him. She randomly pops up once a year asking for him that day and mad when we can’t have... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for South Carolina on
Q: Chances w/Dui blew <.10 urine + thc &methadone had rx & been 8-10 hr prior to stop admitrd to smoking day befor

I did swerve but was not impares at all

Casey Brown
Casey Brown
answered on Jun 29, 2022

DUI in SC depends on a number of factors and this part of the law is very nuanced. There is also a deadline to file certain documents such as the request for an administrative hearing. When dealing with substances, there are "therapeutic levels" for certain substances. This may require an... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Tax Law for South Carolina on
Q: Do i have to get sr22n pay reinstatement fees if i lost my lic for just property tax

Do i have to get sr22and pay reinstatement fees if i only lost my lic for property tax

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Municipal Law for South Carolina on
Q: Does police have to give a tow report so you know where your vehicle is going???

Is it legal for tow lot to send a letter 2 months later giving you 10 days of letter to pay storage fees

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for South Carolina on
Q: SC utility drainage easement on my property floods my back yard in heavy rain; is County responsible to remedy?

30+ year Deeded County utility easement is in on the rear property line of 2 residential County owned streets w 30 ft easement on each property. there are no culverts, or drainage system in place in our rear yards as in the front of our homes; Community consists of 3 County streets w approximately... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Employment Law for South Carolina on
Q: My job offer was rescinded due to my fmla case. Do I have grounds to sue?

I applied for the position within the agency I currently work for on 3-23-22. I was interviewed on 4-6-22. I was offered the job on April 27th. I mentioned my fmla case to my recruiter who mentioned it to the hiring manager. On 4-29 the offer was rescinded. I was told it was bc I asked a question... Read more »

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