I'm wondering if this is child endangerment and if I, as the 18 y/o sister of the children and step daughter of the parent, can press charges or what kinds of legal action I can take. There are other recurring problems in the household but this recent act, as well as other verbal insults and... Read more »
I DO NOT DO FAMILY LAW BUT THIS SOUNDS MORE LIKE A CRIMINAL MATTER.
CLEARLY BOTH AREAS OF LAW ADDRESS ISSUES LIKE THIS..........CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES MIGHT BE A START. HOWEVER, I WOULD TRY TO SET UP A FREE CONSULTATION WITH A LOCAL LAWYER SO THE S/HE CAN HEAR...Read more »
My ex had her friend serve me with a restraining order, but address line is not filled out, and some other information is incorrect or invalid. Also I was given nothing to sign upon service. Does this make it invalid?
Home videos shows no such contact.And due to a 7 year old fabricating the story iam now facing 6 plus years due to me already being on parole for a violent crime.Is the person allowed to drop all charges against me based on the child lying?
my ex and i got into an argument one night and my ex slapped me across the face. i picked up a baseball bat and hit the cat house we had in living room but didnt realize she was stanfmding right behind me and on the follow through hit her in side of the head. i called 911 and i ended up going to... Read more »
We broke up about a month ago. Since then he's moved and quit his job but I know (although I can't prove it) that he's posting lies about me on social media. He's using my photo and accusing me of embarrassing things. He also painted foul language on my car. He's calling my mother - He even sent a... Read more »
He was on parole and subsequently arrested and placed on probation for DV. The judge ordered the Peaceful Contact at that time. The parole officer did not place the condition due to the conviction. She placed it because I asked her to help me retrieve a vehicle that was registered to both of us... Read more »
So my parnter and I got into an argument and I left with our son and went to a shelter where I had to get a Tro and after had to file a police report I knew he would never hurt me but I felt pressured by family and staff at shelter the man sat in the room with me while taking the report and... Read more »
Me and my girlfriend got into a fight. The cops were called and statements were taken from both of us. I was not aware I could deny the police taking pictures of me. There were marks and I didn’t know I could say it was verbal between friends so neither of us would go to jail. That’s what she... Read more »
And I ran off because we’ve been through this to many times. We never been charged they’ve been dropped. But they found her with marks and they haven’t seen my condition yet because I had to run to pay bills and take care of my family before anything. I’m afraid my marks will heal and they... Read more »
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