If I submit a FOIA request, I know one of the exemptions to disclosure is information about an active investigation. However, I see that they would put in the FOIA response that the information was redacted and the exemption it was redacted under, which would essentially show that there is an... Read more »
My experience has been that if you are being investigated for a crime, the investigative report and victim report is protected. However, I would have an attorney contact the Detective on the case and request whatever information is available. Why you are being investigated, what information they...Read more »
Due to expenses of my sister's passing, I was unable to pay the final months rent of my lease, so I am being evicted. I am worried the 24 hour notice will be served during the hurricane that is about to hit us.
You don't get served the 24-hour notice unless and until an eviction judgment has been entered against you after a lawsuit gets served on you and goes through the process, which takes anywhere from a couple weeks to several months, depending on whether you contest the suit. If you do have an...Read more »
I went to a hearing though unemployed at the moment the hearing officer use my old income which is 2200 before taxes a month but because of changes in the company i made under 2000 from the beginning of this year up until i got fired even though i was fired and did not make full time from last... Read more »
My fiancé received a letter from a law firm for tickets from 20 years ago for 2 tickets from another state. One for speeding 15 mph and one for possession of alcohol by a minor. It states he needs to appear in court or pay $500. Is this something they can still go after?
If the tickets were from another state, you should ask your question in the Justia section for that state. But the chances are that if he was ticket by a police officer a judgment of guilty has long-since been entered on those tickets; a SOL would not apply. There is an interstate compact on...Read more »
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I sell water soakers on online marketplace. They consider it as a imitation firearm and don't ship it in some states as CA,NY etc. It doesn't have a shape of the weapon to be substantially similar in coloration and overall appearance to an... Read more »
We went to try to get some information off my phone that the Sheriff's Office had and I was told to give him my password so the sheriff couldn't see it and I did and my lawyer was facing me and the deputy was standing a little to the side and behind me and facing the lawyer like I was when all of... Read more »
First, any time your lawyer (in this case, your assistant public defender) makes you uncomfortable for any reason, you discuss the situation with him to see if the situation may be corrected. You may have misinterpreted the situation. Almost all attorneys working for the public defender's office...Read more »
The DEA can arrest you for something non-drug related. If you were approached by a DEA agent, I think that you should contact an attorney who could then reach out to the agent to determine your roll in an investigation. Perhaps you are simply a witness, but you could also be a person of interest...Read more »
Good question - it's an issue that should be researched to see if it has ever been raised in any court, and if so, the outcome. My educated guess, though, is that a court would not find it to be a violation of the 13th Amendment because the workers are not working for ZERO wages, they're working...Read more »
Home They don't want the vehicle but the title was filled out at a tag office and finalized things today what are my options plus I told him if you tow the truck back to me and pay the tow fee I will give you your money back but I'm sure their insurance is towing what do I do with the title how... Read more »
Well for now you are still the titled owner of record. You probably dont just want to let the vehicle sit or it will be towed and cost much more than you will pay to have it towed now, REGARDLESS of who agreed to what.
Your decision here should be more guided by whats convenient for you...Read more »
I'm not sure if I would be allowed because it's not federally legal but it is legal in my state medically my current medication makes me feel uncomfortable and I've been thinking about asking my doctor for a long time but I've always gotten caught up because I can't afford a lawyer and it's a... Read more »
Every attorney I have talked to has said "Oh, we don't practice that type of law." What type of practice will take a case against the city? I believe the case involves violations of state statutes and federal civil rights under color of law under 42 USC 1983.
It was an accident, and DOT admitted liability and will pay for a new window. However, I had to use tape to cover the shattered window to mitigate further damage. Upon the removal of the tape, it caused damage to the paint around the window. DOT refuses to pay for the paint damage, saying I... Read more »
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