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1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for Kentucky on
Q: My son got a DUI 2 years ago. Is there anyway it can be reduced to reckless driving? He has no other offenses.

He had just graduated from UK. Because of the DUI, he is having difficulty finding employment in his degree.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 21, 2020

Not likely, no, although you can consular a criminal defense attorney to examine the options.

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Kentucky on
Q: If my timeshare deed was never signed due to a mistake by the timeshare company, am I legally responsible to pay for it?
Michael Hales
Michael Hales answered on Feb 18, 2020

A contract must be signed by the party against whom enforcement is sought. If you never signed the contract, you have an argument that you never agreed to the terms of the offer. The timeshare company, however, may have arguments that you did agree (i.e., making payments after closing). I'd... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can you object to conditional monitored release in Kentucky?

Every single person with a drug charge is being required to report to Pre Trial Services for random drug screens and forced to pay for them. Personally Im baffled. Innocent until proven guilty is yet again getting bypassed. What if the officer illegally searched? In the meantime you fail a drug... Read more »

Matt Schalk
Matt Schalk answered on Feb 18, 2020

You can object to it but then you probably wouldn't get released from jail.

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Kentucky on
Q: I am under contract on a house (that has beginning stages of mold found after inspection). We put in a contingency

In our offer that it must pass home inspection. Inspection was scheduled before the required date, but due to inspectors schedule, was completed after the required date, the seller agreed to this date. Since mold is present and the home must have a new roof, we do not wish to continue with the... Read more »

Vincent Gallo
Vincent Gallo answered on Feb 17, 2020

From what you stated, it appears that a lawsuit for the termination of the contract and the return of the deposit may be your only solution.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Domestic Violence for Kentucky on
Q: Upon expiration of a Kentucky DVO can it be expunged from your record?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 15, 2020

Not unless it is dismissed.

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Kentucky on
Q: if i bought a car from a dealership with no warranty and the transmission goes out in 10 days do they have to fix it?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 15, 2020

Probably, depending on the sales contract. It still has an implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Animal / Dog Law for Kentucky on
Q: Friend stole cat in 2016 and moves place to place but I have her main address and all text messages.

I have all the information about how she was helping me to get her fixed. Her parents were paying for its she asked me if it was ok, I asked to be there for the surgery and when we could pick her up. She threatened that her dad would hurt me.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 15, 2020

What is your question?

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Q: I got a ticket for running a red light, but it was yellow.I was driving a semi.they dated the ticket for the court date

A year ago,is this.grounds for dismissal?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 15, 2020

Depends on the actual date of the traffic charge.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support for Kentucky on
Q: Kentucky receives Up-to-date payment Kentucky pays Alabama now Alabama says I'm Behind two months

My decree was set in Kentucky To receive payment of child support ex wife moved to Alabama. My child support is up-to-date and paid in full. My question is why is the state of Alabama holding my taxes, saying I owe a rearage $825 that is two months that I did pay and the child is 18 who makes this... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 15, 2020

The Kentucky ordEr controls. If the child is still in high school you will need to continue paying until he graduates or turns 19, whichever comes first. If he is 18 and has graduated, your support should have terminated on his 18th birthday or his graduation, whichever is later.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Domestic Violence for Kentucky on
Q: Upon expiration of a DVO are your rights to own a firearm restored?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 14, 2020

Yes.

2 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning for Kentucky on
Q: My husbands sister signed a notarized quitclaim deed giving him her home in 2018. She passed away Jan. 1, 2020.

The deed was recorded in Nov. 2019. Will that property be inventoried by her state appointed administrator?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 13, 2020

No. It belongs to your husband and is not an asset of his sisters estate.

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1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: Why am I being refused a drivers license in Kentucky when I provided them with SS card and prior driver license from TX?

My last name was changed 11 years ago after my parents divorced it was done in the decree. I have never in 11 going on 12 years had an issue doing anything. My social security card was changed as well but my birth certificate wasnt. I've been run around by KY stating they couldn't accept the... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 13, 2020

You should consult a competent traffic attorney to handle this for you bc it is an administrative nightmare.

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for Kentucky on
Q: Tree cutting company let dogs loose from yard. Only one was recovered. No notice was sent. What should I do?

the tree company sent no information about coming to our house or needing access to our house for the power lines needing to be cut. Despite no warning and in our backyard and left our fence wide open. Both of our animals escaped. Only one was recovered and the other one is still missing, possibly... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 13, 2020

Contact a competent civil attorney and sue the teee company.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Employment Law for Kentucky on
Q: My former employer fired me for theft. Now he writes me letter stating that I owe him 14grand and if I pay him back in 3

My former employer wrote me a letter stating that I have 30 days to repay the lump sum of 14000 dollars or he will notify the county attorney's office and proceed with having me put in jail

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 13, 2020

Much more information is necessary to make an informed decision. Contact a criminal defense attorney near you who can evaluate the case and help you decide how to proceed.

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy for Kentucky on
Q: I filed Chapter 13 four years ago. Can I use my 2019 state tax refund to pay my 2019 federal taxes that will be due?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 12, 2020

Not without approval of court bc the 2019 refund is an asset of the estate.

2 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning and Real Estate Law for Kentucky on
Q: Much has been given to my son. Real estate, automobiles, cash, and farm land adjoining my current farm .

He now has the small tract of farm land up for sale. Is there any legal way to stop such activity ? He is currently going through divorce and ran wife off, so he could take up with a married lady. Am wondering if there is some type document that can be filed for the return of equity that he has... Read more »

Nina Whitehurst
Nina Whitehurst answered on Feb 12, 2020

The thing about gifts is you can't take them back. The best you can do now, if you have other children or beneficiaries, is make sure your clearly takes into account these prior gifts as advances against his inheritance.

Just FYI, had you hired an attorney before making those gifts, there...
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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: What is a emergency custody pention denied hearing

Then it has a letter from courts saying my child is in state custody

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 10, 2020

It means whomever filed an emergency petition for custody was denied but temporary custody has been given to the cabinet.

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes, Libel & Slander, Employment Law and Real Estate Law for Kentucky on
Q: If a former property manager violated KY statues, with misconduct and negligence but had assistance, how would you proce

I have received a verified complaint, and have filed a verified request for dismissal. How would you proceed to file suite against a former property manager and her accomplices for financial damage done to the LLC?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 10, 2020

Many more facts are necessary to answer this question. I would consult a tenants rights attorney in your area and lay the facts out for them.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: My daughter father is buying her weed and allowing her to smoke that and vapes she is 16 what can I do
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 10, 2020

File a motion with the court to prevent such activity.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination and Employment Law for Kentucky on
Q: My place of employment used the excuse that I have ex clients living with me to fire me.

I believe that it is due to me being gay. Another employee was fired a day before me due to her dating an ex client. Can I sue them for wrongful termination.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Feb 10, 2020

Much more info is needed to properly answer this question. Consult a competent practitioner who can review the facts.

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