Slander consists of verbal defamation. If in writing, it would be libel. But there is nothing mentioned about the statement being false and damaging. So it is possible that it is not any form of defamation. It could be a privacy or confidentiality-based violation. Your post remains open for four...Read more »
You need to reach out to an attorney sooner, rather than later. The first thing that I wonder is whether you have already been convicted. Regardless, a lawyer may be able to help, but it is going to depend on the actual charge and current status of the case.
Usually the lawyer files and serves a Notice of Representation. Sometimes an Amended Answer under Leave of Court is necessary, especially in a land case where the Defendant does not know what the law is.
There is a lawsuit in court for breach of warranty due to defects that have impaired the value of the home. However, there is an area in the flooring that is has been slowly caving in. Also, it is slowly spreading out. This may be caused from potential toxic hazardous chemicals. The... Read more »
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I put on my employment form a direct deposit information the correct information however the bank sent an email to my employer stating it was wrong and gave another account ( which isn't mine ) but I had already had a direct deposit from my employer the week prior. now they stated that my... Read more »
We were both arrested, shackled and treated like criminals. We had to then go to court to set a date. Today we went and the woman did not show up. The judge decided to grant a continuance even though she did not call or show up. We now have to go back in January. The police report is ridiculous.... Read more »
This hotel gave out details of my stay to someone claiming to be me. This person went to the hotel with my debit card number, said someone committed fraud using the card and the hotel proceeded to give this person details of my stay including my room number, receipts and also gave this person... Read more »
The answer depends on several things. Do you mean charges in the sense of being taken before a judge for an initial appearance, at which point bond should have been set? Or, do you mean between initial appearance and indictment?
Really, unless there are set charges against you, they should...Read more »
Complicated case-BIG NOTE: the chancellor who saw the case, had never seen it before and we had been fighting for 4 years through DHS. The NCP used every excuse to avoid paying (complained about not getting visitation one day, but then requested paternity another, said he needed to obtain legal... Read more »
I have been subpoenaed as a witness in an upcoming case against an individual in Biloxi, MS. Ironically, my husband and I had just returned from the police station where we signed a warrant on the same individual about 30 minutes prior to getting that days mail. Since the individual was... Read more »
My fiance' complained of back pain for months and the prison doctors just gave him moltrin and suggested that he lose weight. After not receiving the accurate diagnosis or treatment, he is now in the prison hospital ward in a wheel chair and barely able to feel his feet. He states that the prison... Read more »
Likely it won't be doable but for best read on it contact the Miss.Civil Liberties Union, ask for their prison rights group, ask them for the names and contact info for their "cooperating attoenys," most of who will give you a free consult.
As to your first question, depending on what service you used, there may be a walk-through process for you to fill out that form. As to your second question, you will need to get an adult (perhaps a deputy or process server) to deliver the necessary documents to the defendant; however, because you...Read more »
It depends on the facts of your case, and the reasons behind the search and taking the child away. You will likely need to consult with an attorney to gather more facts and determine whether you have a viable claim.
It depends on the facts of your case, and what reasons that DHS and law enforcement may have had for conducting the search and taking the child. Likely you will need to consult with an attorney so that they can find out more about your case and determine whether you have a viable claim.
Why did the chancey cleark lady let a person sign this on me and the signer was no kin and also used a false last name so i spent 22 days in jail then 7 days in a mississippi hospital then the signer admitted that they had lied on me and they wont over turn this and remove it off my record plus... Read more »
I'm assuming that your question goes to an involuntary commitment to the state hospital. Without more information regarding the circumstances of your pick-up, you will need to consult an attorney to see if anything can be done.
My husband agreed to a lump sum settlement of $50,000. ( we have no attorney) today at the works comp. Hearing with the Ms WC commission they put his case on hold. Later he received a call from WC commission saying the offer is way low and they see close to $117,000 and suggested we hire an... Read more »
It depends on the facts of your case, such as the type of injury that your husband has. Your best bet would be to contact a worker's compensation attorney, who could then advise you as to the appropriate course of action.
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