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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Domestic Violence for California on
Q: I was assaulted by my significant other in my hotel room. I called 911& escaped.He lied. I was arrested for DV. Help?

My boyfriend was abusive & wouldn't leave my hotel room. I called 911 and ran to lock myself on the car. When he had spun & thrown me, he caught my broken tooth on his arm so it was bleeding. When police arrived at the room he lied. They came to the car and told me to get out... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Oct 15, 2021

much more info is needed.

the police don't normally have 3 officers to take you down and normally do not shoot you up.

there is obviously much more to learn.

if you are being prosecuted, the court will appoint a public defender to represent you.

that person will...
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1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law, Civil Rights, Landlord - Tenant and Probate for California on
Q: How to fight title Fraud? What do I need to prove my claim and how do tell court that there is no lease agreement
Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi answered on Oct 14, 2021

You have provided insufficient information to allow me to answer your question. I suggest you contact an attorney in your area and ask for a free consultation. Make sure you take a full chronology of your story, stating what happened, when, who was involved, and identify all witnesses, both good... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Employment Law, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for California on
Q: I was told by an employee that they don't like dealing with people like me. Later they said black people. Do you help?
Neil Pedersen
Neil Pedersen answered on Oct 13, 2021

I am sorry you have had to deal with this. Unfortunately, your post does not clearly tell us whether this is an employee of a company you were a customer of, or if this was a co-worker. The answer would be slightly different for each.

If these comments were by a co-worker or supervisor,...
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2 Answers | Asked in Education Law, Personal Injury and Civil Rights for California on
Q: Help with safety and metal health at elementary school in San Jose CA

My son is 7 and is undergoing testing in school for disabilities and by his main pediatrician. He's been acting up at school more and more and he told me kids have been bullying him and hitting him and calling him names every day. During lunch time on Thursday I went to check up on him and... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi answered on Oct 10, 2021

You need an advocate for your son. There are lawyers who concentrate on education issues, especially for children like your son. Do your search in and around the bay area, where you live, and you will find those special attorneys who devote themselves to helping parents like you. They are out... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Criminal Law for California on
Q: Is there ever a point where someone can just lose their constitutional rights?

I am just trying to study some and was wondering if someone could just lose their constitutional rights?

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi answered on Oct 10, 2021

Keep studying. If you do, you will find that one can never lose their constitutional rights. They might be diminished if you go to jail or prison, or other similar circumstances, but a U.S. citizen maintains her civil rights right up to death.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for California on
Q: i was assaulted and had a advocate from the Da's office . I called him about my case a few times. He told me he would

let me know when the case went to court and sent me a restraining order. My advocate no longer works there and the next thing i get is another restraining order in the mail.So i look on line and find out the case has been completed with a plea deal to a misd. 245. After I talked with the Da he... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi answered on Oct 8, 2021

The District Attorney's office represents the people, not you individually. They do not protect your personal rights, that is up to you to protect on your own, with your own lawyer. You can also sue the wrongdoer personally, if s/he caused you injury, damage, loss or harm. You need to find... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for California on
Q: I live in San Francisco California. Is it true that the tittle 7 civil of rights act suspended?

Due to the pandemic.

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi answered on Oct 8, 2021

No. That is false. No civil rights laws have been suspended.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Civil Rights for California on
Q: currently in a custody court with father who's also a offender of abusing this child we share

currently in a custody court with father who's also a offender of abusing this child we share at the time of offence father plead guilty to charges mother was granted

by cps granting mother sole physical and legal custody of child ,father dose 2year class with his criminal... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi answered on Oct 7, 2021

Get yourself a lawyer to handle this. If your ex makes the kind of money you say he makes, a good family law lawyer will force him to pay your fees.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Legal Malpractice for California on
Q: Is this ineffective counsel? Malpractice?

Bailey v United States 2013 is about a man who had left his house just as it was about to be searched and was stopped, without probable cause, less than a mile away. The search warrant was valid and it was obtained based on the word of a confidential informant. Drugs and guns were found and Bailey... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Oct 7, 2021

much more info is needed.

without ALL the facts it is impossible to answer your legal question with specificity.

you have a lawyer, who I assume knows the law, and s/he advised you of a course of action. I suspect there is a reason for that.

pose that question to your...
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2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Civil Rights for California on
Q: When does defendant need to respond to second amended complaint in California

One defendant responded with an answer to my complaint while the other filed a demurrer. The judge tentatively ruled that I amend the complaint because it does not state vicarious liability, and it is not clear who defendants are in the complaint filed by my prior lawyer . Opposing counsel & I... Read more »

Theodore Allan Greene
Theodore Allan Greene answered on Oct 7, 2021

It's very hard to answer all your questions in this forum. You should sit down with an attorney and go over all the issues you are (and should be) concerned with.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Libel & Slander, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death for California on
Q: can a county shelter be sued for violating civil & privacy rights. causing emotional, psychological & physical injury
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Oct 6, 2021

much much more info is needed.

i would encourage you to write out a summary of the facts and contact a lawyer in your area that would offer a free consultation.

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence, Criminal Law, Divorce and Civil Rights for California on
Q: I want to know what I need to do when I have been wrongfully convicted of domestic violence,& want it overturned/reverse

I have wife who has & is still lying saying that I've done horrible things to her, where when I have literally done not even one single thing to her at all & I feel all the way helpless with the despair of not be able to defend myself from such a terrible unthinkable & most... Read more »

Joseph Abrams
Joseph Abrams answered on Oct 4, 2021

If you have been "wrongly convicted" I have to assume you had a trial or the opportunity to reach a plea deal. As such, you should ask your attorney in the case what your appeal options are, or otherwise consult with an experienced criminal appellate attorney.

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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Environmental for California on
Q: Can I sue southwest for not having COVID protocols and I catch the virus during one of their flight?

I recently took a flight on Southwest and ended up catching covid. They have mask policy’s which everyone followed but in the past, the middle seat in the aircraft was always empty. I couldn’t imagine the crew doing a sterilization job in the time they pulled in and we boarded. After getting... Read more »

Leon Bayer
Leon Bayer answered on Oct 2, 2021

In a lawsuit I think you will need to prove 1. that you contradicted your illness on that flight and 2. That you got it from the person sitting next to you and 3. That the airline failed to follow rules established by the government. Other issues are likely to be the vaccination status of you and... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: My spouce is in jail for something he didnt do and they dont have enough evidence to keep him in jail what do i do
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Oct 1, 2021

more info is needed

you don't do anything.......

he has a lawyer and you should talk to the lawyer

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Q: I was arrested on 9/17/21 487(A) pc what can I do about the police tearing up my house and not finding anything!

My neighbor knocked on my door 9/16/21 in the morning and mentioned something had been stolen and asked if I had herd anything or saw anything. I said I hadn’t but if I did I would let her know. The police told me they received a call the morning of 9/17/21. I explained that the only reason I... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi answered on Sep 30, 2021

If you can afford a lawyer, get one right away. S/he can tell you your rights and what you can do to both protect yourself and plan for any future civil rights action in the event you beat the charges. If you cannot afford a lawyer, one will be appointed for you at your arraignment. Then you can... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Litigation, Civil Rights and Small Claims for California on
Q: My car was impounded aug 10 I went to pick it up aug 17 and they tell me they released it to someone already?

My car was impounded once before for not being registered. I had no issues getting it out.. it’s my fault for not having it registered I understand that 100%. I went to aaa to register it the day after I bought it but they told me I would need to go to the dmv since it was a lien sale but first I... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Sep 28, 2021

more info is needed.

you just added new info.......that is why lawyers are reluctant to give advice via internet or phone.

if it was not registered you bear some culpability AND if you got a citation and did NOT notice it was to the wrong person, you have more culpability....
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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Personal Injury for California on
Q: Is there anything I can do if the police dept released my car to the wrong person?
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Sep 28, 2021

more info is needed.

did the other person have phony ID?

what does the police dept say?

are they offering to address it?

IF, the car was worth less than $10k, then consider small claims.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Education Law for California on
Q: My daughter was on the bus in morning modesto city schools when a group of girls jumped her well she got expelled

The other girl pushed first and it was a group of girls beating my daughter me and my older daughter arrived and got on the bus to get my daughter when the other girl attacked my older daughter and in self defense she fought back i yelked to ither girl get off her so she didnt listen so i told my... Read more »

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Sep 27, 2021

more info is needed.

are you just looking to deal with the Expulsion?

did you request a hearing or has there been one?

in other words, what are you looking for?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Personal Injury, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for California on
Q: I lived in Sf. My roommate who live next room keep smoking indoor despite I ask him to go smoking outside 3 time.

We live in SF, Ca.

I became secondhand smoker.

It is irritating now and affect my health

Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Sep 24, 2021

this is not a typical PI question............

it is a question of you and your roommate having an understanding or one of you moving out and being responsible for the rent until a new roomie is found...

i would find the roomie BEFORE anyone moves out.........

who is the...
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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for California on
Q: AMBIENT SOUND FROM RF RESONATE A COHERENT SOUND FOR COMMERICAL USAGE FOR TELECOM INDUSTY?

NOW WHO do i sue when the Quality of software is now perdition of my next movement conduct the RESONATE of Radio Frequency. This has to be dealt with since it is SLAvery. Who do i sue?

Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II answered on Sep 21, 2021

You have asked the penultimate question, "Who do I sue?" First you have to identify the identity of the persons who are damaging you, then you have to evaluate if they have enough money to make it worthwhile for you to sue them. Then you should send them a demand letter, before you fill... Read more »

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