It would be best for a Michigan attorney to advise you, but it is important for you to learn sooner than later that this is not an attorney referral service. It is only a Q & A board. Time is of the essence in virtually any type of appeal, so it would be better for you to start making phone...Read more »
My brother was convicted in Michigan back in 2009 of armed robbery, home invasion, unlawful imprisonment and torture to a ww2 vet. He was sentenced along with a man that was guilty but he wasn’t there there’s no proof, the victim didn’t identify him or his voice in the lineup and even... Read more »
The process of navigating through the driver license restoration process is complex enough that you would be well served to retain an attorney. You may, for instance, be entitled to go directly to the circuit court judge, or you may need to reapply through the secretary of state - an attorney could...Read more »
Need to file superintending control I have all my documentation my investigative report against the attorney everything is done they said if all possible get help with citation with legal authority but I'm trying to get legal counsel as soon as possible if not I need to get this sent off they... Read more »
You may be conflating the grievance process with a legal malpractice claim; they are two distinct things with completely different possible outcomes. If you are asking the Supreme Court for superintending control, that implies that you've filed a grievance with the Attorney Grievance...Read more »
My ex wife and brother had a business arrangement that I was not apart of. I had zero knowledge of this arrangement until she stopped paying my brother what she owed him. Then he came to me trying to collect her debt. She was found guilty criminally and civilly. He brought me in civilly as well. I... Read more »
When you do not appear in court, you give up your right to claim that you had nothing to do with it. If you failed to appear, you were probably defaulted - which is what happens in a civil matter versus a bench warrant for your arrest in a criminal matter. When you are in default in a civil matter,...Read more »
I had a judgement filed against me fraudulently. I went to the first 2 court dates, however the plaintiff's attorney had postponed for further discovery. The 3rd court date I never received notification of and was found guilty for failure to appear. I hired an attorney to appeal this decision... Read more »
Criminal and civil liability are two different things with very different burdens of proof. You can be civilly liable without being criminally liable. That your ex wife was criminally charged has nothing to do with your civil liability, although you may have a claim of indemnity against her for...Read more »
I entered into a payment agreement in Feb by paying a few thousand dollars. Due to mis information I miss 2 (300.00) payments when I called to pay off entire tax debt I discovered I no longer own my home it is scheduled for auction in July is there an appeal process. I have spoke to several people... Read more »
He left notes all over. How she stole everything he had. That she had him sign things when he was under sedation in the hospital. That she took advantage of his illness. When she filed for PR my brother protested because she didn't name his kids, when she did she never named me. She went... Read more »
Was the will done before or after their divorce? WERE they actually divorced?
Too many unknowns to provide much real guidance here, but you SHOULD seek a local attorney to review the paperwork and discuss the situation with you. Bring both the divorce judgement and the purported will and...Read more »
Accused of murder, 1st degree by shooting of his girlfriend's mother. He had a key to the house as he was with his girlfriend for 4+ years. Bullets found at scene didn't match gun found on him. No blood found on him nor his clothing. A jacket he owns found to have similar fibers as found... Read more »
To appeal or not depends on too many factors to answer convincingly in this forum. I'll address some inconsistencies in your question that hopefully will let you better understand the state of your loved one's case.
I am unsure whether your friend plead guilty or was found guilty...Read more »
If the prosecutor issues a subpoena to the co-defendant, then if called upon at trial the co-defendant would testify. The answer to your second question is complex. It would likely hinge on the reason for a new trial. In general any testimony presented in a previous court action can be used to...Read more »
The cir. ct judge heard a superintendent control show cause hearing case against a state agency who has an agreement with the federal government to provide its state residents with the 100% fed. program refused to use the strict legal guidelines established by the fed. gov't for state agency... Read more »
Had a lawsuit, my son was a minor at the time I was his next friend. The case started when he was 15 he turned 18 years old during the suit. The attorney agreed to handle the case pro bono but after he discovered that there was going to be money on the table he tried to have me sign a fee... Read more »
The divorce spousal support case ruling was first appealed by me; I won. Then the local Judge came back with a fair ruling for me and my ex appealed. It was sent back again to the local Judge. He has ruled again. I do not think it is fair to me, but I just want to get this out of my life. My... Read more »
The Lawsuit of Zoran vs Township of Cottrellville received a Court of Appeal ruling with the Opinion released on August 25, 2015. The Opinion was Unpublished, which was a surprise to us. Our lawsuit meets the criteria Standards for six of the eight Standards listed. Only one is needed to be... Read more »
My thoughts are that you need to speak with an appellate attorney about the issues you have raised here. This is not just a basic legal question, but requires much time to discuss, research, and try to answer.
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