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Q: What does Electronic communications consist of? Does it cover basic phone conversation that is threatening?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Jul 20, 2019

Phone, text, Facebook messenger, Skype, instagram... any social media.

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Q: I live in the state of Louisiana. Can I go out without parents permission at 17

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Jul 17, 2019

No, you are a minor. Wait until you are 18. Then you can move out.

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Q: I have the same situation with the disqualification from FNS two years ago. background check is active disqualification

How can I remove “active disqualification” to “inactive or expired”? The FNS says it will not have a bearing on my job hunting. When I get an interview, the background check came back racketeering and active disqualification.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Jun 8, 2019

Hire a juvenile court attorney quickly. You have 365 days before they put your kids up for adoption.

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Q: Can a private citizen of Louisiana write and place a bill of legislation?

Tim Akpinar answered on Jun 2, 2019

As a general matter, bills are usually written by lawmakers. They can also come from other elected officials as well. But lawmakers should be attentive to the voices of their constituents, and many lawmakers welcome correspondence from citizens as to their ideas and thoughts. You could contact the... Read more »

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Q: I want to know if I can get in trouble helping someone in jail for drug trafficking to get a lawyer

hello I have a question I am an American citizen what happened is that a family member of mine was involved in a drug related crime and needs someone to put him in a lawyer and ask me to help him put up a lawyer and give my name and taxes to the lawyer I do not have I would like to know if this... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Dec 25, 2018

Hiring a lawyer for a relative will not affect your mother's immigration case.

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Q: my uncle is in Louisiana and he got in to a fight with a policeman so the judge gave him 3 months and 2 years of …..

my uncle is in Louisiana and he got in to a fight with a policeman so the judge gave him 3 months in jail and 2 years of public service under control but my uncle did not admit to the crime he was afraid that they will send him back to his country since he is not an American citizen yet so what do... Read more »

Carl Shusterman answered on Jun 9, 2018

He should schedule a consultation with an experienced immigration attorney and show him/her his record of conviction. The attorney can advise him as to whether the conviction renders him deportable from the US, and if any relief is available to him.

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Q: My husband was threatened to say what the detective wanted them to say.

They told him that if he did not say it that they were taking me (wife) to jail and taking our son to state custody.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Apr 10, 2018

Hire a criminal attorney. Not enough details to give you an opinion.

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