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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can an officer charge you with possession after the vehicle gets to the impound lot and he goes later and "searches" car

After the vehicle sat there after first tow truck "couldnt haul it" then another tow driver hauled it to their tow yard and seen my guns in my vehicle and called the officer and had him come back out to his tow yard and then they supposedly did a search and found "drugs!" While... Read more »

Leland Hulbert
Leland Hulbert answered on Sep 16, 2021

Inventory searches are semi-protected under the law. It really depends on the facts and what probable cause the police had and if anything was in plain view. I think you need to hire an experienced criminal defense attorney immediately.

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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: If cps shows up and u refuse to let them in. Can they take your kids away because of it.

CPS came to my house cause someone called and said my kids were being neglected. I refused to let them in my home. So the next day they came to my moms house cause I wasnt home with a cop and took my kids. The only thing my papers say is that they were being removed because I did not allow them to... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Aug 28, 2021

You need to hire a lawyer and sue them immediately!!!

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can a police officer who is using unnecessary force deny your request to speak to the chief while you’re detained?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jun 10, 2021

Whether the officer is using unnecessary force is a question for the jury. Regardless, the officer does not have to allow you to speak to the chief. You may have to do that when you are not detained.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets, Car Accidents and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Got pulled over for 100 in a 55 coming home from work got me wreck less driving and 26 or greater over clean record

Had expired insurance from where I moved I had not received updated ones yet and I have to change address on my license witch is all taken care of.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on May 1, 2021

What is your question?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: is barillo pad and a butane lighter probable cause to search

officers were told they could not search without warrant so they claimed they seen a barillo pad and a butane lighter is that probable cause, which was not barillo pad it was stuffing out of my pillow?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 17, 2021

Many more facts are necessary to properly answer your question but on its face, doesn’t sound like probable cause.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: What do I have to do when a cop asked me for my ID and when do I have to provide it in the state of Kentucky What law
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Mar 1, 2021

Yes. You should provide the I’d to the officer when requested but that is all you have to do or say.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Insurance Defense and Traffic Tickets for Kentucky on
Q: Can the police pull you over for unconfirmed insurance? I was recently arrested for driving on suspended

Fleeing and evading and resisting arrest because of a traffic stop at 4 in the morning based solely on unconfirmed insurance

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jan 14, 2021

Fleeing and evading is sufficient probable cause for you to be pulled over.

2 Answers | Asked in Appeals / Appellate Law, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Employment Law for Kentucky on
Q: How can I collect on a civil suit that was awarded to me for being injured at work that was never paid?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Dec 24, 2020

Find a lawyer to enforce the judgment and execute on the employer. If they are still in business, they have assets.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can the police force me an my family to leave our house for them to wait on a search it?

They forced us to leave our house before they got a warrant of any kind so that they could search my house. How can they force me to leave my property so they can go thru it they told me that if I stayed I would most definitely go to jail

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Nov 3, 2020

You need to hire a criminal defense attorney immediately to review the facts.

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Can the police pull me out of my house an search me if they have a Anonymous tip that someone else (who isn’t me) is in

They knocked on the door and when I answered it they pulled me out an put me on the wall an searched me entered my house saying they got a Anonymous tip that someone else who was on the run was in my house an then latter on(3 hours) got a search warrant for something totally different because they... Read more »

Brent Cox
Brent Cox answered on Nov 2, 2020

You need to hire a quality attorney and go through these facts with him or her. You may have a suppression claim. Good luck.

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2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: The police took my wife’s registered firearm and $123 she just got off the ATM because it was beside paraphernalia Is th

Afterwords they then got a search warrant at 2:41 AM and forcibly made me leave our property while they searched they told me that if I stayed I would go to jail. They was originally here looking for somebody else upon a anonymous tip

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 30, 2020

What’s your question?

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1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Landlord - Tenant for Kentucky on
Q: I rent from my dad. He already went into my roommates room without her permission and he is only giving us a week

Can he legally do this.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 25, 2020

Depends on whether there is a written lease.

1 Answer | Asked in Banking, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Its is a felony to wear a mask. Knowing it conceals a persons identity?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jul 11, 2020

No. So long as the mask wearer is not engaged in any criminal activity.

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Constitutional Law and Federal Crimes for Kentucky on
Q: Which policeagency can follow you from one state to another in a private vehicle it not being in a pursuit.From Wv to ky
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jul 3, 2020

Anyone can follow you in a private vehicle anywhere but they have no jurisdiction once they leave the home state. Only the FBI can go state to state with full jurisdiction.

2 Answers | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Employment Discrimination and Immigration Law for Kentucky on
Q: I was denied entry in a bar and I believe I got racially profiled and discriminated for being an immigrant.

They allowed a white male underage to come in, she asked to check my id and I showed her my american visa and she said no. I asked why she had a problem and she said I need a ky id but I can’t I’m a immigrant. She then proceed to threaten to call the cops. I’m feeling so humiliated, I... Read more »

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jun 12, 2020

What other evidence do you have of racial profiling?

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1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law for Kentucky on
Q: Under the 3rd amendment of the US Constitution, If members of the military are TDY (temporary duty assignment) away from

thier home station, and are paying the hotel with an official government credit card, is that considered quartering of soldiers?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jun 10, 2020

No.

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