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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: I'm trying to find a form for a violation of ex post facto clause in kansas or what motion would I need to fill out

Need to file a motion something similar to violation ex post facto clause.

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answered on Nov 5, 2023

If you're looking to challenge an action on the basis that it violates the ex post facto clause, you would typically file a "motion to dismiss" or a "petition for a writ of habeas corpus," depending on the stage of the case and whether it's pre-conviction or... View More

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Q: Does the first amendment protect protesters who are camping on public property as a demonstration of their protest?
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answered on Oct 15, 2023

The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution protects the rights of individuals to assemble peaceably and to petition their government. However, while the act of protesting is protected, the method of protest, such as camping on public property, might not always be. Governments can place reasonable... View More

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Kansas on
Q: Can the police add a criminal charge to a police report after the case has been dismissed by the judge ?

Prosecutor says disorderly conduct and domestic battery are the same charge.

What type of lawyer will I need .?

Todd B. Kotler
Todd B. Kotler
answered on Aug 8, 2023

You need a criminal lawyer who regularly practices in the charging county . . . NOW. Whether you can be charged out of conduct from which another case was dismissed depends on whether the case was tried before the court, and if not whether the dismissal was "with prejudice". This forum... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Constitutional Law and Municipal Law for Kansas on
Q: Im on community corrections in ford county ks The urine testing procedure can not be legal!! They have an empty
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answered on Mar 2, 2023

I'm sorry, your question seems to be incomplete. Could you please provide more context and clarify your question?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Real Estate Law, Traffic Tickets and Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: When charged in Kansas and elements of the statue are missing from what happened

My attorney has not been able to get my discovery and this case is 8 months old he tells me that the courts won't talk to him maby because he is from out of town. He says the only way he believes I can get the discovery is if I fill out a application for Diversion. I told him I believe the... View More

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answered on Mar 22, 2022

It sounds like your attorney is doing his job. Either plead guilty or start preparing for Trial, and a possible appeal. It does not appear that further Discovery will help any more than what you already know.

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law, Libel & Slander and Personal Injury for Kansas on
Q: How do I file a motion for abduction prevention act
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 27, 2021

A Kansas attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. At this point, it could be worth considering reaching out to Kansas attorneys to discuss. The format here is basic, general questions. When it comes to filing motions and other more complex elements of actual... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: what does it mean to “affirm with like effect”?
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Sep 25, 2020

A Kansas attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for five weeks. As a GENERAL matter, the passage could arise in the context of having conscientious scruples against taking an oath, but a Kansas attorney should advise on exactly what it could mean in your particular situation.... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law, Constitutional Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Kansas on
Q: What type of application I need to submit to get my citizenship?

We immigrated to the USA and then my family got their citizenships after 5 years, but at that time I was under 18 and I wasn’t able to get mine, according to the lawyer who filed my parent’s citizenship application. But I got a US passport using my parent’s citizenship. Now I’m 23 and I... View More

Amanda B Cook
Amanda B Cook
answered on May 19, 2020

That doesn't make any sense. You were likely included on your parents' application and are a citizen, but just mistaken. You should file a FOIA request to find out what's really going on, through a lawyer.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Immigration Law for Kansas on
Q: Hello my brother is in jail police arrest him for 5 chargers like false documents ,been ilegal ,cros the border ?

The cuestion is can you guys help or do something he still waiting hes sentence ?he went to mexico and come back he had deportation order before he change his name how could you help ?he is on Missouri i what you to know he is sick so he need surgery he is on pain he is been here caming and going... View More

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin
answered on Aug 14, 2018

Hire an attorney for him

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: Our house was raided by police saying they had a warrant which we never were shown or given. Is that legal?

We were sent to jail and still have not gotten a copy of a warrant or seen one. We were just told it was probable cause. Is this legal and what can we doif it's not legal?

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin
answered on Jul 20, 2018

You need to hire a lawyer. The lawyer will be able to investigate and analyze this

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Legal Malpractice for Kansas on
Q: Is this district clerk supposed to be drawing up documents on any paperwork.#2) And turning them into the courts signed

How long do they keep transcripts after the case is over.? District clerks are or are not supposed to be drawing up documents? My attorney didn't ask me but I'm pro see no attorney to ask that's why I'm on justia asking

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin
answered on Jul 12, 2018

Talk to your attorney

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: Why did the authors of the Kansas constitution precisely titled a Bill of Rights & place it directly after the Preamble?
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 20, 2015

Research the legislative history to find out why something was done.

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: Kansas miranda laws have they changed
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 20, 2015

http://www.mirandarights.org/

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Q: What rights do kansas citizens have if police illegally enter your home

Do you have the right to remove them or block them from coming in your home

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 20, 2015

No facts given, means that we cannot apply the law to the facts, because we do not know the facts of the case.

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Q: Being that a state judge granted a motion to supress the evidence motion in my favor, will my case go to trial?

While a state judge granted a motion to suppress the evidence motion in my favor due to my civil rights being violated n this matter.

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 10, 2015

More facts are needed here. Usually, with no evidence, the state cannot go to trial.

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: Which amendment is abortion a part of?
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 10, 2015

The term abortion is not mentioned in any of the amendments.

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Q: Is it legal for a college to force a student to prove they are a member of a specific religious group?

My college A&P class is requiring me to dissect a cat, twice a week for the next 6 weeks. I attempted to explain to the instructor that I am a vegetarian with extremely strong spiritual, ethical and moral convictions against such acts and respectfully requested an alternative, which he denied.... View More

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 8, 2015

Yes, it is legal to do this.

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: do you think burning an American Flag should be illegal

I'm doing a project about the Texas vs. Johnson case and I would like to get some information from you.

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Sep 28, 2015

My thoughts are that you should develop your own educated opinion about this. This falls squarely under the freedom of speech category. You have by now read the decision about this. How do you react to that?

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Kansas on
Q: How has the Fourth Amendment evolved as the United States has grown?
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Sep 26, 2015

How? This would be the subject of a very large article.

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