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1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law, Gov & Administrative Law and Native American Law for Kansas on
Q: Trying get building permit through county that I pay taxes to but being told that I've to go through tribe since on res.

Land is personally owned but within reservation boundaries. Have no dealings with tribe. Pay county taxes every year.

James L. Arrasmith
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answered on Mar 14, 2024

I understand this must be a frustrating situation. The issue of jurisdiction on reservation land can be complex, even when you personally own the property and pay taxes to the county. Here are a few thoughts and suggestions:

Tribal Sovereignty: Native American tribes are considered...
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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets, Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for Kansas on
Q: Kansas ticket for no proof of insurance got insurance but the City attorney says not at the time of the ticket just the

Insurance and said covered 24 hours but the attorney said no $500 because not at that exact time is that legal?

T. Augustus Claus
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answered on Jul 25, 2023

Kansas, like in many other states, the law requires drivers to carry proof of insurance at all times while operating a motor vehicle. If you were issued a ticket for no proof of insurance and you did not have the required proof at the time of the traffic stop, it may be challenging to contest the... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Personal Injury and Native American Law for Kansas on
Q: I am looking for a lawyer who works with federal cases. Pertaining Administrative law on trust land.

OSHA violation

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Oct 24, 2020

From your post, it appears you are looking for a lawyer and you have been waiting two weeks for a response. But this is not a law firm or lawyer referral service. It is only a Question and Answer board, for brief answers to general legal questions. You could conduct independent searches on your own... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Kansas on
Q: In MO if I filed an appeal with DES 3 times over 10 months how long does the state have to reply back to me?

I had a contractor file misclassification case against my company with DES & IRS. I filed an appeal with DES after they determined she was an employee along with my other contractors, 2 of which were my mom and daughter. They took what she said for truth and never asked any of my other... View More

Charles William Michaels
Charles William Michaels
answered on Oct 5, 2020

First, I am not a Kansas lawyer. That being said, usually just filing an appeal does NOT stay the lower court's judgment. The appealing party has to ask the lower court for a stay, generally by motion. You say that it has been 10 months since you filed your appeal--have you filed a brief yet?... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Traffic Tickets for Kansas on
Q: Forgot license at home and got pulled over, I can’t find my license anywhere.. the officer told me I have a court date

And to show proof of license but on my ticket it just says to pay my ticket And doesn’t state that I need to be in court and doesn’t have a date either, there is only a date to pay .. what does this mean?

Peter A. Michael
Peter A. Michael
answered on Jul 29, 2020

Hard to answer without knowing exactly what ticket the officer issued you. My assumption is that you were issued a failure to exhibit licences summons. This ticket is payable and does not require a court appearance. Although if you hire an attorney, they'll maybe be able to reduce the fines on... 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 Gov & Administrative Law and Education Law for Kansas on
Q: What are the implications of administrators in regards to public access?

I am taking a class in public school law.

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Nov 6, 2019

A place to start might be to look into the Americans with Disabilities Act and related state legislation, and possibly how building codes and fire & public safety codes address these issues. Good luck

Tim Akpinar

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation, Business Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Kansas on
Q: Can a single member LLC have a board of directors? if so does the state have to be notified?
Scott C. Stockwell
Scott C. Stockwell
answered on Jun 4, 2019

A limited liability company (LLC) in Kansas may have a structure as determined by the operating agreement. LLC's were created simplify governance as compared to regular corporations. The organizers/members of an LLC have broad discretion to define the control strucure. A single member LLC... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law and Probate for Kansas on
Q: Can I file a petition to get one of the properties involved if the administrator neglected to pay taxes for 4 yrs

He had a bank acct with 33,000.00 in it that the probate judge said he could only use on the estate, however he used it for personal. He also lost a 2010 Camaro to a payday loan place. I just want to know if I can petition the court for possession of one property that he didn't pay property... View More

Scott C. Stockwell
Scott C. Stockwell
answered on Sep 1, 2017

You describe an estate in which the administrator has (a) failed to pay taxes and caused a property to be at risk for loss; (b) converted estate property for personal use; (c) lost another property to repossession due to unpaid obligations; and (d) failed to conclude an estate in a four-year... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Public Benefits and Family Law for Kansas on
Q: I am about to start receiving ssdi in Missouri and have received a letter from the state of Missouri saying I owe 20,000

in back child support. My children are grown! What is happening?

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
answered on Aug 4, 2016

You need to get a statement of what it's for--how they arrived at the figure. Maybe you had arrearages? Once you find out contact legal services in your county.

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