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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Constitutional Law for Oklahoma on

Q: Do i have a right to switch judge or da if feel like being wrongly prosecuted

Keegan Kelley Harroz answered on Aug 20, 2019

Generally, no. The DA and judge are just luck of the draw.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support and Family Law for Oklahoma on

Q: I married then separated from a woman in 2008/2009 she has kids now am I liable.

She recently separated from the bio dad who gave them to bio dads grandma. Bio grandma sees we never divorced and has filed child support against me instead of her son. Oklahoma support is trying to serve me papers to appear for a support order even though the bio grandma is the fathers mother and... Read more »

Melissa Oxford answered on Aug 19, 2019

If you were married to bio mom when she had the child(ren), under Oklahoma law you are presumed to be the father. This presumption can be overcome by a DNA test, but you will need to request same. You indicate you "signed a notarized paper for the mom from hospitals each time she popped another one... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on

Q: My friend is in jail for missin drug court he got scared cause he didn't want to go to jail for missin drug court is

Any chance of getting him out of this trouble and not have to go to prison

Keegan Kelley Harroz answered on Aug 18, 2019

It may be possible but he needs a lawyer to help him.

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1 Answer | Asked in Intellectual Property and Criminal Law for Oklahoma on

Q: If a vehicle has been abandoned on ur property for more than 30 days and u have the title can u sell it

Keegan Kelley Harroz answered on Aug 16, 2019

You cannot sell a vehicle unless the title is in your name. Your attorney can file the appropriate paperwork to have the vehicle titled in your name if you meet certain qualifications.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Estate Planning, Real Estate Law and Intellectual Property for Oklahoma on

Q: Grantee filed fraudulent deed, when grantor was deceased & allotment was restricted under indian law, what can be done?

Nina Whitehurst answered on Aug 16, 2019

And attorney can help you file an action to quiet title.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on

Q: I live in Tulsa and I was arrested around August 9th in Osage County Oklahoma. I was arrested for the possession of

Marijuana. I bonded out with $500 and go back to court on October 4th and I'm just wondering if I can get someone to represent me from Tulsa to go to Pawhuska or if I can get the court closer because I don't have reliable transportation

Keegan Kelley Harroz answered on Aug 16, 2019

It is not possible to change courts. You can find lawyers on Justia or you can visit the Oklahoma Bar Association website to find a lawyer. Lawyers are not able to contact you directly on Justia but you can call or message any lawyer that you wish to speak with.

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning, Patents (Intellectual Property) and Probate for Oklahoma on

Q: grandmother died in 1902, prior to receiving patent deed, with no will. received heirs deed, can i file probate?

Richard Winblad answered on Aug 15, 2019

Generally, yes, a probate can be filed irregardless of how long somebody has been deceased. The question is whether such a probate would fix the title issue you have.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Oklahoma on

Q: I sexted a teen who was 15 and I was 18 the situation happened almost 2 years ago am I okay?

Keegan Kelley Harroz answered on Aug 15, 2019

If criminal charges were not brought at the time this occurred you are probably ok, but there is no guarantee. You can be held liable for the criminal action for up to 12 years after the discovery of the crime.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on

Q: My friend went to jail in Oklahoma county and they have a hold on him for Carter county Oklahoma for missing drug court

What do I need to do

Gary Kollin answered on Aug 15, 2019

Retain an attorney for him in Carter County

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1 Answer | Asked in Tax Law and Child Support for Oklahoma on

Q: DHS is holding my back child support collected thru tax off set. He did not file a joint return but claimed his step kid

D. Mathew Blackburn answered on Aug 14, 2019

Did you have a question or just wanted us to know?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on

Q: How is it a reckless asking outlines what part of law did I break

Gary Kollin answered on Aug 14, 2019

You said you could not find statute. You also thought it was spelled "wreckless." I advised you that it is sepelled "reckless" so that it may help you in your future research

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on

Q: Refering to wreckless driving outlines. Says check 47-11-801 but can not find it. Any advice much appreciated

Made left turn officer claims almost caused wreck although was plenty distance at 35mph even if waa as close as law would allow 3.5 carlengths

Gary Kollin answered on Aug 14, 2019

47-11-801 OKLAHOMA (GOOGLE)

It is reckless

1 Answer | Asked in Probate for Oklahoma on

Q: I wasnt notified of my mothers estate being sold in probate..anything I can do?

Richard Winblad answered on Aug 14, 2019

If this involved real property in which the "probate estate" had an interest, then you should have either consented or been notified. Locate an attorney in the county where the probate occurred to check out your options.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on

Q: Can an Oklahoma ADA force a defendant to sign a guilty plea with a threat of filing a higher charge?

the ADA has threatened my daughter on several occasions through her court proceedings. He threatened to file the higher charge if we force the case to trial. The forced her by threatening to file a higher charge if she plead no contest. I trying to see if it is official oppression, coercion. Or if... Read more »

Keegan Kelley Harroz answered on Aug 10, 2019

Unfortunately, this happens frequently, and this is legal. While I personally believe that this type of practice is unethical, it does not violate any rules or laws. The best thing that you can do is work with your daughter’s attorney so that she can make a fully informed decision.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma on

Q: I was charged with transporting a loaded firearm in a motor vehicle. My clip was out of the gun and it was in a bag. Why

I just don’t understand how i got charged with that if my gun wasn’t loaded. My clip had Bullets in it but the clip was not in the gun

Keegan Kelley Harroz answered on Aug 9, 2019

The police can arrest you for anything. The prosecutor’s office then determines the charges that will be filed against you. You need to hire an attorney to represent you to get these charges dismissed.

2 Answers | Asked in Employment Discrimination, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for Oklahoma on

Q: If my employer gives me a drug test do I have a right to the reports, statements, and results regarding the drug test?

I passed the test, of course. It was during an investigation that HR was looking into. I had called about my supervisor, Curtis and his discrimination against me.

I have to ask for documentation of certain things. But I'm wondering if I have the right to all documents regarding that drug... Read more »

Gary Kollin answered on Aug 9, 2019

Old adage: There is no harm in asking

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1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning, Real Estate Law and Probate for Oklahoma on

Q: Will an irrevocable trust protect a house from the owner's credit card debts?

My grandmother has an irrevocable trust, she is the Trustor and Primary Beneficiary. My mother is the Trustee. My grandmother has over 50k in credit card debt. My mother is an authorized user on some of the credit cards but she is not a co-signer or co-owner of any of them. When they created the... Read more »

Nina Whitehurst answered on Aug 8, 2019

There is no way to answer your question without reviewing the trust and also investigating other facts, like what her balance sheet looked like when the trust was created. Your best bet is to invest in a consultation with an experienced probate attorney.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Oklahoma on

Q: My S/O is not allowed to see his daughter unless it meets the criteria of her mother. How can he get a custody arrangem

My S/O is listed on his daughter birth cert and signed an Acknoqldegment of paternity when she was born. he pays child support religiously, has her on his insurance and when he asks if he can see his daughter, her mother always says no, she has plans or makes conditions. We cannot afford a lawyer,... Read more »

Pete David Louden answered on Aug 8, 2019

You really need a lawyer. You might try legal aid or the OU legal clinic and see if they can help you.

1 Answer | Asked in Wrongful Death for Oklahoma on

Q: Do you think I have a case? Miscarriage due to refusal of medical treatment while in jail for 41 days in two counties.

I was also considered high risk i was 5 months pregnant when i had the miscarriage. I told the guards about hurting and was still refused medical treatment. March 2019- April 2019 41 days incarcerated

Benjamin Oxford answered on Aug 7, 2019

Yes you may have a case. You need to show that the jail was aware of your medical needs, or it was otherwise obvious, and the jail was indifferent to this need. You must also show the lack of care was the cause of the miscarriage.

You need to hire an attorney with experience in civil...
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1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Oklahoma on

Q: Is it possible, without seeing a judge to live with my mom (who doesnt have custody) rather than my alcoholic dad.

Hans Otto Lehr answered on Aug 6, 2019

It is possible if your Dad agrees to let you live with your Mom. However, if you Dad has custody and does not agree, your Mom is going to have seek a change of custody and that will require Court intervention. If your Mom is serious about doing that, she will need to seek the advise of a family... Read more »

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