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0 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights for Wisconsin on
Q: Are jails allowed to use dehydration as punishment?

My daughter was recently jailed in Washara county, after having a nervous breakdown. She excremented in her pants out of fear. She asked them for clean clothing, and they made her wait over 3 hours, so she decided to wash the items herself in her toilet, as she was starting to get a bad rash. They... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents, Child Support and Personal Injury for Wisconsin on
Q: I am getting a settlement for my time missed at work from personal injury, can child support lien take every penny

The personal injury was from a car accident put me out of work for 2 weeks, and messed my knee up. My child support lien is for $16k. The personal injury case is awarding me around $5,000 for time missed at work and pain and suffering. If they take it all it will literally put me on the street and... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Wisconsin on
Q: Can I say ‘No’ on the background check question “Have you ever been convicted of a criminal offense….

At 17-18 years old I was convicted of possession of THC. The record was expunged. Now I am wondering if I can say ‘No’ on background check question: “Have you ever been convicted of a criminal offense other than a minor traffic violation?”.

Thank you!

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Land Use & Zoning for Wisconsin on
Q: My grandparents past away 30 years ago they left me the deed to their land since I grew up with them its dated 1940

Do I transfer the property into my name how or if I decide to sell how

0 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Wisconsin on
Q: Can My Wife travel to Mexico with an Extension of her TD visa (I-1797A) and i-94 that expire on 09/13/2023?

My wife currently holds a TD visa extension (I-797A) that expires on 09/01/2023 and her I-94 expires until 09/13/202. My question is: Can she travel to Mexico without having problems on her return to the US?

0 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning for Wisconsin on
Q: I’m in a marital property state. My husband wants to create a trust in his name with me as a beneficiar Can he do that?

We are a marital property state. Everything is in his name. But he is telling me that he is putting everything in the trust that he is the owner of and I’m just a beneficiary. If he dies before me, doesn’t everything become mine?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support for Wisconsin on
Q: i recently got intouch with my birth father and he says he paid child support to the state but my mother and i got none

How can we obtain this or can we even now that im 42. i was born in wisconsin and he resides there as well if that helps.

Jane E. Probst
Jane E. Probst answered on May 18, 2022

Your mother would need to contact Child Support Enforcement in the County in which it was paid to obtain a payment history.

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Wisconsin on
Q: How can you track an email that came from a bogus email?

My abuser, who I have a domestic abuse restraining order against, contacted me through email which is a direct violation of the injunction. I know it’s him because of the phrase he used, that him and I used in our previous dating relationship. The phrase is one that I only ever used with him. I... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Wisconsin on
Q: Owned house 4 years before marriage, what is spouse entitled to

Owned house for 4 years, before marriage , married 9 years, also what alimony if any to expect, $30,000 difference in pay

0 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Wisconsin on
Q: How often can a landlord be on the grounds/lot/yard of a single family home that he is renting to me?

I just signed a lease for a single family home with a nice yard that I am responsible for maintaining. At the back of the property, just a few feet behind the home, is a detached garage in which the carpenter landlord has a fully equipped workshop. He lives a few blocks away in his own home. He... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation for Wisconsin on
Q: If I signed a purchase agreement to sell a truck to someone but back out of it for a higher bidder, can I be sued?

We agreed on a price yesterday , but then I had a person offer me more. Now he says he is going to sue me. Can he do that? And for what?

0 Answers | Asked in Federal Crimes for Wisconsin on
Q: Is there any lawyers in Wisconsin that specialize or have experience with a hauge convention act.

I live in Thailand the mother of my children abducted them and took them back to USA they’re habitual residency was Thailand for almost 3 years. She was hiding my children from me and would not tell me the location for almost a year now. I finally was able with the help of others to hire a... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes, Divorce, Family Law and International Law for Wisconsin on
Q: Hauge convention act. Is there any lawyers in Wisconsin that has experience handling this kind of case

I’m in Thailand. I’m trying to recover my children from USA the mother abducted them June 2021 I’ve been trying in the local courts in Thailand no luck I’ve been in contact for the last seven months with the US government for the hauge Convention act. Also the mother has been hiding the... Read more »

David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward answered on May 12, 2022

The Hague Convention is useful in most situations, but you need a lawyer where the children are to file the appropriate action in the local court to determine.

But first, do you have a professional/lawyer in Thailand that is assisting you. If you don't, that you explain why things...
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0 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Wisconsin on
Q: What happens if the removal of conditions for the conditional green card gets denied while you are abroad?

What happens if the removal of conditions for the conditional green card gets denied while you are abroad? Are you going to be denied entry by customs ?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support for Wisconsin on
Q: Wisconsin. Wife is dyslexic and missed child support hearing yesterday. Court gave ex a free pass. What can she do?

THe ex husband has been able to afford killer attorneys and he has used his military service to skate on responsibilities. She was prepared for this hearing with inargualble facts about why he should be paying child support, he makes plenty of money and we have the kids 10 months of the year. The... Read more »

Jane E. Probst
Jane E. Probst answered on May 11, 2022

If she missed a hearing, she is found to be in default, thus allowing the husband to obtain the relief he seeks or dismissing her motion. If the Commissioner entered the Order, a Motion for De Novo Review can be filed as long as it is filed within the time limits in this county pursuant to Local... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Wisconsin on
Q: I am looking for attorney who does DNR violations

I caught 4 fish over the limit (5 fish limit). I caught 9 fish total. DNR officer issued citation. They want to suspend my license in all states for year. Thank you

1 Answer | Asked in Juvenile Law for Wisconsin on
Q: How can I access my juvenile records of sexual abuse by my uncle if they decided not to prosecute him? State of WI

He did confess and I was interviewed for several hours but ultimately the DA declined to prosecute.

Thomas C Gallagher
Thomas C Gallagher answered on May 11, 2022

Try the question for Wisconsin attorneys. The law is different in each state.

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