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Q: I have a bad mold issue. I have had it professionally tested and the results came back horrible. What is my next step?

The results for stratysbotrys and other toxic molds have came back in high numbers. I had swab samples and air testing both done. I have contacted the county, health department, fire marshal, attorney general and not one of them can seem to help me. My landlord is not cooperating with me at all... Read more »

Camille Brooks Ibrahim answered on Jul 5, 2018

You can sue the landlord considering you were under his premises while the mold accumulated! That is a premises liability suit depending on the time frame the mold was formed.

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Q: I had a judgment against me a few years ago now money they want is two times as much as before

Charles Snyderman answered on Jun 8, 2014

You have not really asked a question, but I assume you want to know how the amount owed can be so much more than you originally owed. Start with looking at the judgment. It will tell you all the amounts that were awarded, such as interest, costs. If they have contacted you about payment, ask them... Read more »

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Q: Does a defenant need to be home when a levy on personal property is executed by the constable.

Charles Snyderman answered on Jan 6, 2013

A defendant does not have to be home when the constable levies on personal property. However, before the levy can be made, the constable has to serve the documents on the defendant. Service can be made personally on the defendant or by leaving the papers with an adult who resides in the same... Read more »

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