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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Do I have civil rights violations because I was evicted for trying to expose fraud by landlord/housing authority?

This fraud involves forged hud inspection checklist

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

Possibly, but many more facts are needed to ascertain a claim, if any.

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning and Probate for Kentucky on
Q: How difficult and time-consuming is it to contest a will ?

There are five siblings possibly four wanting to contest the will our sister withheld our mothers will and we haven't even got to see it

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

It is both costly and time consuming although split 4 ways helps with the cost.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Support for Kentucky on
Q: What type of motion do I need to file?

I requested a child support modification, and the child support office also submitted paperwork to my ex-wife requesting that she verify that I have been paying the agreed upon amount. The child support office told me that she has not responded to their calls or paperwork, and that I need to file a... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

Yes. File a contempt motion in your divorce.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: can A dist judge sign a SW out of their dist?Can inventory return list be removed and rewritten after filed?

Alleged crime occurred June 2016 -October 2016.

Allegedly on video surveillance in cornfield cultivating marijuana district judge signed search warrant to look for alleged clothing and marijuana that was worn / seen in surveillance footage for defendants residence that’s 2 counties... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

Generally, no, unless there is no judge present in the county otherwise or the two counties are part of the same judicial circuit.

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for Kentucky on
Q: My 2 dogs trapped an Orange cat on top of my car which caused damage the neighbor denies it was her orange cat help

My car was damaged as a result of a cat comming into my yard and my dogs trying to get it. The cat is orange and our neighbor owns an orange cat, the only one we are aware of in our neighborhood. We have contacted the neighbor but they seem unwilling to take responsibility. Do we have any legal... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

Yes. You can file suit against her for the damages.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Insurance came out of my account for a car I don’t drive and he won’t give me the money! What can I do?

It is in my ex’s name, I know he has the right to take it being in his name. We made an agreement when we broke up I could keep the car as long as I kept everything paid. Well he got a new girlfriend and she told me “I’m gonna go tf off on him untill he takes that piece of **** car.” Well... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

Cancel the insurance immediately unless you’re on the title too. You should go back to divorce court to enforce your agreement.

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law for Kentucky on
Q: I if I have a dog that is mine that I have papers for under my name is it legal for someone to not give me my dog

Me and my mom lost or home so I had my aunt keep him until we got another home and she agreed that she kept him until them but now that I have a home she will not give him back

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

If he’s registered in your name, he’s your dog. Go get him.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation for Kentucky on
Q: Ex agreed To let me take my dog bc he’s moving then got mad about my new bf, changed his mind and is holding her hostage

I’m awaiting a summons and seeking a lawyer. I’m curious what I can do to prove that she’s mine aside from vet bills. I couldn’t have her before because my landlord wouldn’t agree to her being at my house, but upon my ex telling me I could take her, the landlord agreed that she could live... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

Vet records, where she was obtained, any documents pertaining to her that are in your name, are all good proof for you.

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: I need help with referencing to a civil case . The judge dismissed my case but directed me to admend my complaint.

Mcginley vs larue co case dismissed directed to admend complaint.charged with same crime twice I served five yes out in 2013 and then charged again 2018 and served almost a week and lost my car for a couple months and lost money ,etc

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

You should find a lawyer to help you. Very tricky waters to navigate alone.

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence for Kentucky on
Q: If a domestic violence case was dismissed, can I purchase a firearm?

In 2016 I was convicted of domestic violence with minor injury in Kentucky and placed on diversion for 2 years with a 1 year sentence on the shelf and promise of expungement upon completion. In October 2018, I completed the diversion and the case was dismissed. Some employers say that it shows on... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 16, 2019

You should be able to purchase the gun if the case was dismissed. However, the expungement process is not automatic. The obligation is on you to take the necessary steps to expunge the record. Hence, if you haven’t, I’m sure that’s why they’re still seeing it on your record.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support for Kentucky on
Q: It was a judgement from 1998, and he got out of prison in 2018. Is the child support I judgement still in effect in KY?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 15, 2019

It is still valid but you should speak to a lawyer about collecting it for you.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support for Kentucky on
Q: If a man is court ordered to pay child support, and then goes to prison for 18 years does he haft to pay what he owes?

My 2 sons are now 24 & 26. Their father went to prison in 2000 for 18 years. He was court ordered to pay $120 a week when he went to prison. He now has a job, he's married, and has a new baby. I figure he owes more than $80,000 in back child support. Can I sue him for the back support? He lives in... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 14, 2019

You don’t have to sue him. The judgment awarding support is enough.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: I pulled over police said cause no insurance but in my citation it said pulled over because we're I come from

I recently moved into the house he was talking about so he told 2 different stories

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 14, 2019

What is your question?

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Is there any action we can take ?

Our neighbors dog came into our backyard and our husky attacked . The neighbor kicked our dog (hard) to get their dog . Later her husband came and told us our dog might be limping from her kicking our dog . In our own yard . We leave in a subdivision in KY.

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 13, 2019

Sue

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2 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning for Kentucky on
Q: In Kentucky my husband dies leaving a will, our adult son is executor, he & I do not get along, he lives beside me..

The marital home has 2 apartments my deceased husband lived in one, me the other one. The estate has been open for 5 months, the Executor refuses me entrance to my husbands apartment, sons probate attorney removed himself as sons attorney, then after the son threatened my probate attorney, my... Read more »

Nina Whitehurst
Nina Whitehurst answered on Oct 12, 2019

It is not clear exactly what your question is, but as you have an attorney representing you your best bet is to review your concerns with him.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: I go to court Tuesday I have a warrant I believe the charge originally was poss cont sub 1st deg 1 off I got a divers

But lost it and got picked up I'm out on bond but failed drug screen what happens now

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 12, 2019

You’ll likely get probated if you were removed from diversion.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: Pro se. Still married. Wife moved out and took 1yr old. Blocked communication. Refuses me visitation with child.

Wife has not been to work in 4days. Refuses to make kid accessable to me. Dissulotion of marriage has not been started.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 12, 2019

File a letition for dissolution and custody.

2 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning for Kentucky on
Q: How can I protect my estate and still provide for a drug addicted family member?
Michael K. Ruberg
Michael K. Ruberg answered on Oct 11, 2019

There are a few options available; however, a trust is one of the best options when estate planning for addicted relatives. There are several forms trusts to consider and each has pros and cons. A trust will enable you to put spending authority in the hands of a trustee who will control any... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can one old felon and one active felon that on parole be around each other
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 10, 2019

Depends on the parole conditions of each but I would guess no.

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