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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: How do I voluntarily surrender my parental rights as a father in Kentucky?

A woman is forcing to me to have a child from an accidental pregnancy. I don't even live in the same state.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 24, 2022

You have to wait until the child is born and then you can file a petition to terminate.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: How can I terminate my own parental rights in Kentucky over an unborn child?

I live in a different state, had a one night stand with a woman in kentucky. She refused plan B or an abortion. Child is unborn. I am not in a position to have said child nor do I want to. I feel like things are forced on me out of spite for hopes of a future relationship or money. How can I... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 24, 2022

You can’t do any of those things until the child is born. After birth, you can file a petition to terminate your parental rights.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Who do I contact about dropping a no contact order?

I am the victim of a 1st degree sexual abuse case. The man is getting released soon, there was an automatic no contact order when he was arrested and it is part of his parole, I have contacted my states probation and parole, they told me I need to contact my county attorney. I did, she said I need... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 24, 2022

You would need to contact the entity that prosecuted the original case, either the Commonwealth Attorney or the county Attorney. The clerks office can tell you which one prosecuted the man.

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Kentucky on
Q: A DUI arrest at home? In this case a neighbor reported my father to the police and they arrested him, sight unseen@home
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 24, 2022

He needs a lawyer immediately. He may be able to win this case.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts and Collections for Kentucky on
Q: I have a lien on a personal sale vehicle, and still have the 2nd key. Can I get my vehicle back?

The purchase of the vehicle was written in to a home renovation contract. Contractor has not delivered on his end. Can I take my own vehicle back, or do I need to have it towed?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 22, 2022

You can take your own vehicle back yourself if you can do it without a breach of the peace.

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Check more information below

If the police knows I did a crime and they ask for a id and I say I don’t have it on me and they don’t believe me and they go ahead and check my pockets to see if I was lying, was wondering if that allowed without my consent

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 22, 2022

Yes. It is.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: do the officers have to provide a subject or the homeowner a copy of the warrant ( federal) prior to home search ?

does law require the searching officer to also provide supporting documents and affidavit's that are noted attachments to warrant ? thank you much

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 19, 2022

Yes. They do. The affidavits are usually not attached to the warrants Jen it is executed.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Products Liability for Kentucky on
Q: Hello, I'm an 18 year old highschool student and have stole 70 dollars worth of food from Walmart and was caught.

What should I do?

Leland Hulbert
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Leland Hulbert
answered on May 19, 2022

I would not admit to any wrongdoing on a public Internet website. If you have a pending case and you have been charged I would contact an experienced criminal defense attorney.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: Associate steals from Walmart around 300-400 dollars and they fire them and it’s been 2 months since than what’s next?!
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 19, 2022

Nothing. Walmart doesn’t prosecute shoplifters.

2 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for Kentucky on
Q: I got a summons today about a car I gave my son over a year ago and he sold it and the people he sold it to wrecked it.

He sold it before I could get it out of my name. I'm I liaible?

Andre Fereole Regard
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Andre Fereole Regard
answered on May 16, 2022

In some circumstances in Kentucky you may be liable. Did you already remove it from your car insurance?

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2 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Kentucky on
Q: Hi I got a DUI first about 5 years ago n I went to inpatient rehab at Leestown VA for 45day would it count for classes

I was wondering if the VA rehab counts towards my DUI classes

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 16, 2022

Yes. It should, although you may have to get it approved by the Court.

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2 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for Kentucky on
Q: Hi I got a DUI first about 5 years ago n I went to inpatient rehab at Leestown VA for 45day would it count for classes

I was wondering if the VA rehab counts towards my DUI classes

Kristin Michelle Russell
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Kristin Michelle Russell
answered on May 17, 2022

No, the Kentucky Division of Driver Licensing will only accept completions from programs authorized for DUI treatment. See drive.ky.gov under Driver Services, DUI Laws in Kentucky. To see a list of treatment programs, visit the Program Directory. The driver should select Driving Under the... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Q: Will my case be dismissed for expired registration if I updated it?

I was pulled over for registration that was expired for two years. The officer told me it was a 'fixer' ticket and that I would not have to appear in court if I updated my registration. I took my updated registration to the courthouse and the guy told me he wasn't able to make that... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 12, 2022

Most likely but you will still have to go to court to show proof and get it dismissed.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: if i obsconded from MRS with 6 months of my sentence left when they catch me how much time will i have to do?

Does any of my street time count

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 12, 2022

No. You will have to do part or all of the sentence. That will be up to the judge. You may also face new charges for absconding.

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Kentucky on
Q: A transfer deed was made for an acre of land with a with a first right of refusal clause.

The grantee then transferred the deed to someone else without honoring the FROR. Does this make the new deed void.

Anthony M. Avery
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Anthony M. Avery
answered on May 11, 2022

No but there is a serious cloud on the Title. It might be cured by a Quit Claim Deed from the optionee to the present grantee. Your grantor may have breached a covenant of title.

1 Answer | Asked in Probate for Kentucky on
Q: My wife was named administrator of her late mother's estate. The house is still in debt to USDA rural housing for 28k.

As the administrator is she allowed to sell her mothers house to pay off the debt to USDA and other creditors? Or does she have to have permission from the court and USDA rural housing to sell it?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 11, 2022

She will need permission from the court to sell the house since there was no will.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: In Kentucky, if a surviving spouse renounces a will, are any parts of a will considered?

Dad was married for less than a year, there is a valid will but he was in process of having new will made. All property is solely in Dads name. Wife has moved everything out of house before inventory was taken. All money from bank account was removed and closed. Checks have been taken that didn’t... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 11, 2022

No. There is no picking and choosing which parts to renounce.

2 Answers | Asked in Employment Discrimination, Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for Kentucky on
Q: If a female is sexually harassed by her boss at they’re place of work and it is a corporate company what can she do?
Rhiannon Herbert
Rhiannon Herbert
answered on May 11, 2022

This individual should first make a written report of the instances of harassment to the company's HR department. If corrective action is not taken after this, this individual can next file a charge of discrimination with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

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1 Answer | Asked in Juvenile Law for Kentucky on
Q: Does the Romeo and Juliet law apply to polyamorous relationship and Does the law apply to non sexual relationships?

What if I am in a polyamorous relationship, I'm 17 and one of my boyfriends turning 18 and my other boyfriend is 15 years old, my boyfriend who is 18 tells me that I have to break up with my 15 year old boyfriend because of the law.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 10, 2022

What specifically is your question??

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