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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Family Law and Juvenile Law for Hawaii on
Q: If police charge a child was in possession of a detrimental drug, do they arrest the child? What is the process? -Hawaii
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answered on Jan 29, 2024

In Hawaii, when a child is charged with possession of a detrimental drug, the process typically involves law enforcement and the juvenile justice system. However, the approach can vary depending on the specific circumstances and the severity of the offense.

Initially, police may detain the...
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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Small Claims and Civil Litigation for Hawaii on
Q: I was apart of this class action lawsuit and did everything asked yet never received any settlement or even a response

I'm wondering what I should do because I honestly feel let down once again basically by the DOE who really didn't give me the education I deserved or could have gotten and now the state of Hawaii although technically we won, it feels like I'm yet again getting a high school... View More

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answered on Jan 18, 2024

In a situation where you were part of a class action lawsuit and have not received any settlement or response, your first step should be to contact the law firm that represented the class in the lawsuit. Ensure that they have your current contact information and inquire about the status of the... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Animal / Dog Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Hawaii on
Q: If the Attorney General turns a blind eye to serious issues among multiple non profits serving homeless what can I do?
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answered on Dec 17, 2023

If you're concerned that the Attorney General is not addressing issues with nonprofits serving the homeless, there are several steps you can take. First, document your concerns clearly and comprehensively. This should include specific instances of the issues you've observed, along with... View More

Q: I live right across the street from a office building no more than 50' away have gas leaf blow dust rubbish leafs legal

What is the revised status for a gas powered leaf blower to be used every mourning at 10am mon-sat blowing mostly dust and dirt very little leaves. What are my rites as a resident within 50 feet of my apartment.

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answered on Oct 15, 2023

Laws regarding the use of gas-powered leaf blowers vary widely depending on the specific jurisdiction, city, or even neighborhood regulations. Generally, local ordinances or regulations govern the use of leaf blowers, including their operating hours and noise levels. It's essential to consult... View More

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1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law and International Law for Hawaii on
Q: Hypothetically. If a human being identifies as a canary wolf or some other non-human species. Is it murder

Hypothetically. It is not murder to kill an animal, unless endangered. So killing a canary, wolf or non-human species is not murder?

Lost in this 21st century world, got lost in the internet and read people's dark posts. Trying to gain sanity back into my head.

David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
answered on Jul 1, 2022

Under the common law which is the basis for our criminal (which can vary from state to state) is

Killing another human being with malice aforethought.

There's your answer

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Hawaii on
Q: Wrongful foreclosure.excessive force by sheriff's. Should I take a plea?

Should I settle on degree assault? I was in a choke hold(100lbs) by a 300lb sheriff ..was trying to breath..said I kicked him and being charged w/ 1st degree assault

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin
answered on Sep 30, 2018

There is no way an internet attorney could advise you based on those limited facts.

2 Answers | Asked in Constitutional Law for Hawaii on
Q: Uscs 28 1443 Civil Rights Removal: Is there a time deadline after service?
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 20, 2015

You have not given enough facts for an attorney to answer you, and this question calls for specifically tailored legal advice or a certain amount of research.

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1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Hawaii on
Q: What is due process right?
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 19, 2015

Basically notice and an opportunity to be heard.

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Hawaii on
Q: Can marshal law be overturned by congress
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 17, 2015

What are the facts and circumstances that cause you to ask this question? Read In Re: Milligan.

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Q: Discribe the changes in the Fifth and Sixth Amendments and the custodial protections that are provided under these
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Oct 10, 2015

This sounds like a homework assignment. We are not here to help you with homework. Read these things an do legal research to be able to answer.

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Hawaii on
Q: Does the "Property Clause" in Article 4 section 3 of the constitution not allow me to use the constitution to my defense

Need clarification on what "and nothing in this Constitution shall be so construed as to Prejudice any Claims of the United States, or of any particular State." is interpreted as.

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Sep 23, 2015

More facts are needed to answer your question, and specifically tailored legal advice which would probably entail research on the part of an attorney.

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