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Q: What to do US District judge order! "there is in effect a stay in place with appeal." Yet, 2 parties took property!

There are no lawyers in Maine who know what to do? They took my business and the house.People say to me , " they can' t do that "? I reply " they have". MOST awful experience. So I am in first circuit and they ignore the case.18-1930. If there is an attorney out where who can help me. I... Read more »

Fred Bopp III
Fred Bopp III answered on Mar 30, 2019

I’m sorry, but I cannot understand your question as currently posed. If you are able to provide some additional facts, I will be happy to attempt to provide you with an answer.

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Q: What's the process for appealing a probate decision.
Fred Bopp III
Fred Bopp III answered on Nov 9, 2018

Probate Court decisions may be appealed to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court on matters of law. Here is a website that explains the appeal process to the Supreme Judicial Court: http://www.courts.maine.gov/maine_courts/supreme/appeals.html. I would suggest that you consult with an attorney to... Read more »

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Q: Can you appeal a protection order if you missed the court date?
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Oct 25, 2015

If you justifiably missed a court date because of an accident, for instance, you would want to move for a rehearing. If not, your chances of an appeal are very slim.

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