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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can the police force me an my family to leave our house for them to wait on a search it?

They forced us to leave our house before they got a warrant of any kind so that they could search my house. How can they force me to leave my property so they can go thru it they told me that if I stayed I would most definitely go to jail

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 3, 2020

You need to hire a criminal defense attorney immediately to review the facts.

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can the police pull me out of my house an search me if they have a Anonymous tip that someone else (who isn’t me) is in

They knocked on the door and when I answered it they pulled me out an put me on the wall an searched me entered my house saying they got a Anonymous tip that someone else who was on the run was in my house an then latter on(3 hours) got a search warrant for something totally different because they... Read more »

Brent Cox
Brent Cox answered on Nov 2, 2020

You need to hire a quality attorney and go through these facts with him or her. You may have a suppression claim. Good luck.

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2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: The police took my wife’s registered firearm and $123 she just got off the ATM because it was beside paraphernalia Is th

Afterwords they then got a search warrant at 2:41 AM and forcibly made me leave our property while they searched they told me that if I stayed I would go to jail. They was originally here looking for somebody else upon a anonymous tip

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 30, 2020

What’s your question?

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1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Landlord - Tenant for Kentucky on
Q: I rent from my dad. He already went into my roommates room without her permission and he is only giving us a week

Can he legally do this.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 25, 2020

Depends on whether there is a written lease.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Do you have to be inside a church seeking refuge to not be arrested

If protesters seek refuge from police at a church to keep from being arrested do they have to be inside the church or are they aloud to be outside as well without being arrested

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 24, 2020

They can be arrested either place if they are fleeing and evading the police.

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Traffic Tickets and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: I had to leave my car at a park bc it wouldn't start. When I returned for it the next day it had been towed

FYI, the lot is never full and no signs about will be towed etc. Everything I owned is in there. I am homeless and literally left with my purse, now the only possession I have. Nothing will be released until fees paid. What can I do?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 21, 2020

You’ll need to find someone to lend you the money to get the car. You can deal with the other repercussions after you retrieve the car.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Civil Rights and Juvenile Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can my girlfriend move out and live with me at age 18 with 3 months of school left but will finish up at a different one

Her parents want to force her to stay till shes graduated collage but shes going into the reserves as soon as she graduates were in ky and her parents are trying to force her to keep living with them i need to know if she can move out at 18 and not have the cops called on us by them and her drag... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Sep 17, 2020

She can leave on her 18th birthday.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Civil Litigation, Civil Rights and Libel & Slander for Kentucky on
Q: 17yo stepdaughter ran away. CPS is involved due to false allegations-but at this point is still only under investigation

She turns 18 in March. Can husband emancipate her? Will this stop the CPS investigation? A judge sent her with her grandma to stay until investigation is complete but the judge never submitted any orders stating this. Husband is still responsible for his daughter. Grandma can't control her.... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 30, 2020

Do not agree to the substantiation. Both parents need lawsuits. Lawyer will be able to assist in emancipation.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Social Security for Kentucky on
Q: What happens to your bills when you get arrested
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar answered on Aug 25, 2020

It would be best for a Kentucky attorney to advise, but your post remains open for four weeks. As a general matter, bills unfortunately remain due. If you could consult with the attorney representing you, they should be able to offer guidance on what measures need to be taken. Good luck... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Small Claims, Family Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Can my mother in law sue me for slander when my toddler accused her of touches his private parts?

All I did was confront her and took him to go get looked at by a doctor. Didn't say she did it or anything, just asked her why he would be saying things like that. They live in Wisconsin and we live in Kentucky

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 11, 2020

No. You took the appropriate action.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: What is the jail time for vandalizing and stealing from a house that a family was evicted from?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 4, 2020

Burglary 1 is 10-20 years and theft depends on the amount taken but a minimum of 1-5 years.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Does the prosecutor pick the jurors? Can he pick people he knows?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 3, 2020

The prosecutor and defense attorney pick the jurors. Anyone they know will most likely be disqualified.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Can a 17 y/o request to not testify in front of the prosecutor, like to testify in just a room with the jury?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 3, 2020

No. It must be in front of everyone.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: If the defendants witness is related the the defendant and the prosecutor, will they be deemed bias to either in any way
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 3, 2020

It’ll be brought out for the jury to determine if there is any bias.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: If u are sentenced to jail time at ur trial, do you start that day, or do you come home for a bit?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 2, 2020

That decision is solely up to the trial judge.

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: If u internationally hurt someone, is the "show cause" court date where u pay a fine to cover their medical bills?
Anna Aleksander
Anna Aleksander answered on Aug 2, 2020

If you pleaded guilty and/ or are convicted, and if restitution is owed and ordered, the condition of your sentence may involve paying restitution i.e., the medical bills. In such a case you will have to make payments or pay in lump sum. A show cause date is given usually by which you must pay the... Read more »

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