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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Education Law for New Jersey on
Q: I have a 3 year suspended sentence in Jersey with a new theft by unlawful taking. Am I going to be held without bail..
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Nov 22, 2015

No one can tell you what a judge will do until he does it but most judges will give you bail, just a high bail.

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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Education Law for New Jersey on
Q: I am looking for a lawyer with experience in civil rights related to New Jersey Education laws.

My kids were kicked out of school by the school district citing residency issues. In light of my petition for a written notice, the school district informed me over telephone that my kids were not permitted to go to school. In the morning, my kids were prohibited from going inside school.... Read more »

Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Oct 21, 2015

You should contact your county bar association's lawyer referral service. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in Education Law and Employment Law for New Jersey on
Q: I am working at charter school. But I want to quit the school. I didn't receive my contract.

I am working at charter school. But I want to quit the school. I didn't receive my contract yet. I didn't sign in. Surely, no one told me about 60 days notice to resign my job.

But school said, they gonna hold me during 60 days. Because I received a paycheck once, that means I... Read more »

Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Sep 25, 2015

You need to bring in all your documents and the contract that you signed to an attorney for review and advice. Never, ever sign a contract without doing 2 very important things. You should always have an attorney review a contract and you have to always read a contract, especially under your... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Education Law for New Jersey on
Q: What is the legal definition of a post secondary school and must it be accredited by the state of New Jersey?

No definition exists in the municipal land code. Is there any such definition.

Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Sep 21, 2015

Post secondary education is a form of child support, it has nothing to do with municipal law. If you need more specific information you will need to meet with an attorney. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in Collections, Consumer Law, Education Law and Personal Injury for New Jersey on
Q: I need to know the statutes of limitations on the following types of debt

I owe a vccb and restitution fine from 1999 that i didnt know existed until i got a letter demanding money lastweek..i called but they were very rude and intimidating it was a collection agency...also in the process of being medically defered on a student loan from same year??? Has time run out on... Read more »

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Aug 28, 2015

Not sure why this is under injury law. A local collections lawyer can assist.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is general information that is given for legal education only. It is not legal advice, and it may not work for...
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1 Answer | Asked in Education Law for New Jersey on
Q: I am a non-tenured NJ teacher. Am I required to give notice of intent to resign? How much time is required?
Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Aug 26, 2015

You need to follow the accepted custom in your profession. I recommend that you give at least 3 to 6 months notice. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in Education Law for New Jersey on
Q: Do I need an employment lawyer?

I was hired as a AP Clerk in a school district in Jan 2011. I was promoted in August 2013 to School Business Administrator. Do I have tenure?

Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Aug 25, 2015

No, tenure is something given to teachers, not other employees. If you want more specific information, then consult an employment attorney. Good luck.

2 Answers | Asked in Education Law, Immigration Law, International Law and Adoption for New Jersey on
Q: I'm a U.S citizen, I was adopted and I want to know how I can get my biological brother? I know I can't petition for him

I came here in the U.S when I was 17 yrs old and had had to leave my one only brother behind my only family left and I am not 21 yrs old and he's 19 yrs old . I know I can't petition for him I've read about it but he's alone and ever since I've been trying to provide for... Read more »

Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Aug 17, 2015

He needs to apply for a student visa on his own. However it may take a while before one is granted, if at all. It is a complex process. He needs to apply to US schools and see if he can get a scholarship, among other things. Good luck.

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2 Answers | Asked in Education Law, Immigration Law, International Law and Adoption for New Jersey on
Q: I'm a U.S citizen, I was adopted and I want to know how I can get my biological brother? I know I can't petition for him

I came here in the U.S when I was 17 yrs old and had had to leave my one only brother behind my only family left and I am not 21 yrs old and he's 19 yrs old . I know I can't petition for him I've read about it but he's alone and ever since I've been trying to provide for... Read more »

Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Aug 17, 2015

He needs to apply for a student visa on his own. However it may take a while before one is granted, if at all. It is a complex process. He needs to apply to US schools and see if he can get a scholarship, among other things. Good luck.

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1 Answer | Asked in Education Law and Immigration Law for New Jersey on
Q: I've been deported once 8 yrs ago, minor criminal history, raised here all my life, what are my chances for legalization

Went to school here, Have my G.E.D. I am currently 27 years of age. Growing up i was involved in gangs. My father is a citizen. I have a younger sibling who was born here. I am an American at heart.want to return to school to study physics.

Camlinh Nguyen Rogers
Camlinh Nguyen Rogers answered on Aug 8, 2015

The stated facts are insufficient to answer your question. Seek advice from an experienced immigration attorney. Good luck. www.aba-us.com

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