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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Juvenile Law for Idaho on

Q: Is it ok for the judge to say "well what do you want me to do hes a danger to himself the community hes a meth head."

He is 16 yrs oldHe did not test dirty when he was arrested but has prior.can and how do i go about filing a complaint?

Kevin M Rogers answered on Jun 21, 2018

A judge has a lot of latitude to say what he feels will impact someone he is speaking to or sentencing or ruling on a request for ROR or lowered bond etc. Judges have an ethical duty to be courteous and to treat every person who comes before the court with dignity.... Read more »

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Q: I want to move to idaho, but I have a juvenile sex case that I successfully completed. Am I required to register there?

Kevin M Rogers answered on May 15, 2018

Hello,

I am having to assume that your "juvenile sex case" is a register(able) offense, were it an adult offense. Your question stresses "that I successfully completed." Do you mean by this that you completed juvenile probation? Or, perhaps that you were granted a Withheld Judgment or a...
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1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Family Law, Juvenile Law and Social Security for Idaho on

Q: Can I sue my mom for not paying me money she owes me?

I am 17. Roughly two years ago when my baby sister was first born, my mother agreed to pay me $20 every time she was gone more than two hours and I had to watch the baby. Well, she now owes me over $600 and there has been multiple instances where she has left me overnight alone with my 5 younger... Read more »

F. Anthony Bullock answered on Dec 20, 2017

Courts in most states would construe such an arrangement as a gratuitous promise, unsupported by consideration, and therefore unenforceable at law. In short if you attempted to engage in litigation to recover the requested sum it is unlikely that you will be successful.

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