Oklahoma Questions & Answers

Q: If the person who caused the accident admitted 100% fault, the insurance paying 80% for my car repair

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 26, 2018
Gary Johnston Dean's answer
Don't accept the deal. It's not fair, especially for your girls. See an experienced personal injury lawyer to talk about this.
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Q: If I were to get in a car with the understanding there wasn't anything in the car and find out way late is it possession

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 26, 2018
Keegan Kelley Harroz's answer
The law presumes thy you are responsible for the contents of the vehicle you are riding in. However, I have won cases like this in front of a jury. This is a very tough situation to be in and you need to hire a good defense attorney to fight your case.
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Q: My husband has come into $30,000 cuz our mobile home burnt down. I want a divrce, he's a cheat'r an lier, what can i do

3 Answers | Asked in Divorce and Child Support for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 25, 2018
Pete David Louden's answer
You should schedule an appointment with an attorney for a formal consultation. They will be able to review your case and let you know your options.
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Q: Can I get a court order to establish paternity?

3 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 25, 2018
Gary Johnston Dean's answer
Yes, see a lawyer to file a paternity action. It's too complicated to do yourself. The Judge will order both parties to take the test.
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Q: I had a previous Employer tell very personal/confidential information about me to customers. Did he break the any law?

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination and Employment Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 23, 2018
Salim U. Shaikh's answer
You are partially responsible for it. Having said that, you must immediately consult Attorney of your local jurisdiction stating the whole details and move for (i) Breach of trust / confidentiality that your ex-employer is violating again and again in order to defame your person; (ii) Libellous remarks and messages; (iii) Characterization and mlign your reputation, etc. etc. Such damaging feedback deprived you from prospective jobs is a highly criminal act.

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Q: I'm renting a house for $700 a month. And my landlord won't fix anything. I ask and she refuses.

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 23, 2018
Salim U. Shaikh's answer
Condition of house need immediate attention by LL being her liability. Non-functioning o heather is another issue which determine monthly rent and has to be fully functional. Before she takes you to court, you better formally draw her attention to the maintenance/repair needed in your living area for which you are paying her monthly. This letter must be delivered to her properly and set a cut off time ..... days, etc. so as to address your concerns.

This would either compel her to...
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Q: Title 22, Ok Statute 982a..... if sentence was vacated during incarceration, within the ten years, can they still hold t

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 23, 2018
Keegan Kelley Harroz's answer
Please repost your full question.
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Q: My grandfather died in 2011, he had 1 son and no spouse. Does his home to go through probate to transferred to son?

1 Answer | Asked in Probate for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 22, 2018
Richard Winblad's answer
Yes, if your grandfather didn't have a trust or set up a transfer on death deed, then the property would need to go through probate to become titled in your father's name. Often this can be done using Summary Probate if there are no complicating issues. A summary probate can take as little as 60 days.
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Q: What changes hands when you purchase a property out right in Oklahoma ?

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 22, 2018
Richard Winblad's answer
The purchaser should receive a deed to the property and the seller should receive payment.

Sounds pretty simple, but the buyer should also make sure that the seller owns what he or she is selling. Real estate titles are complex and there are many things that may impact the seller's title. That is why it is advisable to use a closing company and require a title opinion or title insurance. If the buyer later discovers a title defect it may be difficult or impossible to recover from the...
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Q: I took out a loan The lady left me a voicemail saying she was issuing a warrant picking me up after work?

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 21, 2018
David Humphreys' answer
This is predatory and not legal in Oklahoma. Search for and hire a consumer protection lawyer.
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Q: My child is turning 3 in may her dad has only been in her life when she was 3 months old he was incarcerated for meth

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 21, 2018
Jason Perkins' answer
Something as complex as termination of parental rights should be handled by an attorney. There are always situations where a persons parental rights can be terminated but it is not usually an easy process unless the other party agrees. There are numerous intricacies that I am sure your statement does not cover that would need to be known.
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Q: Is it fraud if my fiancee is put as the father of my child and I don't know who his biological Father is?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Support for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 21, 2018
Jason Perkins' answer
This situation is not uncommon and is not fraud. If your fiance wishes to he can sign the birth certificate and even formally adopt the child. You should consult with a lawyer and discuss options from this point forward.
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Q: How do you know if you have been pardoned from a felony? Husband has 2 , spent time in prison and got jury summon

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 21, 2018
Keegan Kelley Harroz's answer
If he were pardoned he would know. He must appear for the jury summons on the first day and inform the clerk that he is a convicted felon and cannot serve.
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Q: i have a younger brother who lives with my grandmother. there is no legal custody agreement.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 18, 2018
Pete David Louden's answer
I think a lot more informtation would be needed before anyone could give you an accurate answer. Meet with an attorney to discuss this situation in detail and learn your options.
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Q: Is it fraud if my fiancee is put as the father of my child and I don't know who his biological Father is?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 17, 2018
Gary Johnston Dean's answer
At the time of the birth, your fiancee can sign paperwork at the hospital
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Q: Oklahoma my kids mom wants chil support to keep her state assistance but I can take care of them without either ?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Child Support for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 17, 2018
Gary Johnston Dean's answer
If you want to seek custody of your children, You should consult an experienced Family Law Attorney, in area where kids live, for help with this problem.
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Q: can i get child support if I got pregnant by a married man

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Child Support for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 17, 2018
Gary Johnston Dean's answer
Yes, his being married makes no difference. DHS can help you get what you're entitled to. Good luck to you and your baby
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Q: can you tell me about re-sentencing laws in Oklahoma DIST OF CDS/POSS W/INTENT the cds being marijuana

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 17, 2018
Keegan Kelley Harroz's answer
Your post is impossible to answer because it is very unclear. You should consult with the attorney that originally handled the case.
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Q: I was recently detained in my local Wal-Mart, by a deputy who proclaims I was "shoplifting". I didn't steal anything!!!!

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 17, 2018
John Cannon's answer
In Oklahoma shoplifting requires taking the property past the final point of sale, the register, you need to hire an attorney to assist you.
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Q: I want to file for custody of my daughter and I live in Oklahoma now she was taken from me in Colorado what do I do?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Oklahoma on
Answered on May 16, 2018
Pete David Louden's answer
Jurisdiction for custody of the child would be in the state where the child lives.
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