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1 Answer | Asked in Environmental, Consumer Law, Products Liability and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: , I pay a environmental fee Monthly on my water bill that cost more Then water usage

we’re in a crisis situation due to our water but we pay for an environmental fee every month that cost more than usage

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jun 27, 2022

What is your question?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: If there is no DNA, no audio or video no witnesses to a crime of fleeing and eluding and officers have conflicting

Statements. how can they charge me with the crime. The person whom the police say ran Into woods was described as a black male wearing a gray hoody . I'm white male and i was arrested 2 years later for the charges.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jun 27, 2022

Hire the best criminal defense attorney you can and see about getting it dismissed.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Any legal rights if a Doctor types a statement that is false about a patient that can harm them from receiving treatmen?

Patient in process of getting approved for transplant list. Unfortunately this doctor was only seen one time for current lung conditions not for requirements or aid to get lung and heart transplants. There was many requirements that was not discussed that we were already aware of but fir some... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jun 23, 2022

You would have to be able to show that the statement was materially false and that she was actually harmed by the statement before you have any Cole of a claim.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Civil Rights and Sexual Harassment for Kentucky on
Q: Can I run away at the age of 17 and will the police search for me and take me back home?

My father is emotionally abusive, my friends and my friends parents have heard and know of my situation and I want to run away but don’t know if I’ll be taken back to him by the police, I turn 17 in June and really don’t want to be here. He doesn’t accept me over the smallest things like... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 26, 2022

No. You should not run away. Yes. The police will bring you back. Make a report to CPS and let them investigate.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Patents (Intellectual Property) and Probate for Kentucky on
Q: Does the adultry and abandonment law barring one from the property refer to property acquired by both parties?

My parents have 400 acres. My mother left my father, but never divorced him. She has been with multiple other men over the last 7-8 years. My dad passed away last August and she's getting the entire profit off the house, plus the land.. she's getting 800,000 while me and my sister are... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 3, 2022

No. It does not apply.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: So basically I’m on felony diversion I slammed the bathroom door open and the door cut her head

So basically I’m on felony diversion I slammed the bathroom door open and it accidentally hit my wife and the door cut her head and my roommate got scared and called the police thinking we were in a physical argument I was not there but the police came and asked my wife if she wanted to press... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Mar 31, 2022

What is your question? You should report everything to your PO immediately.

1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Landlord - Tenant for Kentucky on
Q: My landlord is telling me that I’m responsible for another tenant’s animal because I have a dog too. Is that legal?

My landlord messaged me stating that I am responsible for the other tenants dog because I’m the only other tenant that has a dog, that I am responsible to reach out to this tenant and set up a time for us to clean up the entire yard. However, I always clean up after my emotional support dog and I... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Mar 16, 2022

You are only responsible for your own dog. Period.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Can I hold my University, or housing department, liable for damages done to my clothes caused by the laundry machines?

I am a resident advisor at a university and my residence hall provides laundry, both washing and drying at $1.50 each. We have had numerous reports of washers damaging residents clothes, improperly draining the water from the washers, and staining clothes. We have followed protocols to call our... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Mar 10, 2022

No.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: How do I defend against contempt of court when im right

I was ordered to take a hair follicle test and I did. They are trying to say I didnt.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Mar 7, 2022

Subpoena the test administrator and test collector to testify.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Is it unlawful arrest if violation was dismissed by judge?

I was not read my rights

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Feb 16, 2022

Not necessarily, but not reading rights is never accepted for dismissal by the court.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Civil Rights, Domestic Violence and Small Claims for Kentucky on
Q: Accused of violating a dvo, I went to court the violation was dismissed by judge before next court date I was arrested

I was arrested for dismissed violation in a different county than the issued dvo was filed and my rights weren't read to me. Truck was towed and if i didn't violate can i get compensation for my jail time and impound fee

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Feb 16, 2022

What is your question?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: In Kentucky, how long must I hold someone's property after they move out of my home?

The person in question has done hundreds of dollars in damages and it has been reported to the police. I just need to know when I can throw out their things.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Feb 14, 2022

Hold it at least until your damages claim

Is resolved. It may be evidence in that case also.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: How can police misconduct be proven in court if no footage or a recording exists of the encounter?

Follow up: How should I approach this subject with my attorney so that they actually take me seriously and do their best to help me?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Feb 14, 2022

It can also be through testimony, circumstantial evidence, possibly surveillance cameras, passers by, injuries,,etc.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: Can you sue for false arrest of a minor? Is it considered false arrest if they didn't cuff the minor yet?

They read him his rights and claimed they knew it was him and that he did it.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Feb 9, 2022

No. There was no arrest or confinement.

Q: If I was punished twice for 1 crime (double jeopardy), can I get compensated?

I severed almost 5 years on a 23 year sentence, won my appeal and it went back to circuit Court. I accepted a lesser charge for 3 years and it was marked as time served. But I was also made to do 3 years probation and recently was released without incident. Found papers that every day should have... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jan 10, 2022

No. There is no compensable injury.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce, Family Law, Child Custody and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: How to prove harassment?

How can I prove to Kenton county court in KY that my ex husband is mentality harassing me and its effecting the children?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Dec 26, 2021

You’ll need a psychologist or a psychiatrist to review the case and give expert testimony.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Juvenile Law for Kentucky on
Q: My minor child was Murdered in Louisville, Kentucky on Thanksgiving Day 2021. No notification of Next of Kin

Called the Police Department and Coroner's Office!

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Dec 9, 2021

Very sorry for your loss. How can we help you?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: My son is being accused of groping a female counter part. They are the same age, the father wants to call the police.

My question is will it be a he said she said case? He denies the accusations and he was not raised that way. They are both minors, it supposedly happened on a coed trip. She said they were both sleeping and she woke up to his hands on her. She claims she got up quickly and went to the bathroom. He... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Dec 8, 2021

Likely it can be handled in juvenile court with it having to be bound over to adult court.

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