Addressed to the court before sentencing. Lastly, are there any motions or reliefs that can be presented to a judge other then the trial judge, such as motions for mandamus and prohibition, that also address Constitutional violations. I realize circumstance are rare that require those motions, but... Read more »
When you take your broken car to a mechanic, your end goal is to get it fixed. Exactly how that happens might be interesting, but it's not your biggest concern. You want it fixed, period. Hiring a lawyer is similar.
It sounds like you're getting bogged down in the finer...Read more »
Assuming you were in District Justice Court, the appeal means basically you go to arbitration. You have to file another complaint in the Court of Common Pleas in your County, and mail a copy to the person on the other side, and file an entry of pro se appearance . Then it gets put on a track for...Read more »
Yes and no. There are very specific procedures for appeals to the Superior Court of Pennsylvania, and she must follow them to get any appellate relief at all. You too must correctly follow all of the appellate procedures.
If oral argument is requested and scheduled -- that's the "hearing"...Read more »
My husband and I have had foster daughter for over three years (4mths to present). Both us and grandmother petitioned for adoption. After hearings for both, judge dismissed their petition and granted ours. Now they have appealed. What are chances of us losing her to them?
Zero idea, because I know zero about your case -- either substantively or procedurally -- and neither does any other attorney here on Justia. If you have an attorney that assisted you through the adoption process, however, you should pose your question to him/her. If you don't have an attorney,...Read more »
I gave him up for Adoption due to have become a Single Mother a d he had Cerebral Palsy and some other Disabilities so I was told then. The State of Nj still is taking$50.00 a Week out of my Pay now they are saying the Employers are not sending this Money to.them. I Live in PA and I feel I need to... Read more »
9th Circuit rulings aren't binding on the Third Circuit, but it sounds like you were convicted so you are looking at Superior Court of 3rd Circuit. Why not discuss it with whoever represented you in the criminal case?
So a few days ago we tied our dog outside and went in to get the watering can. Within that time(30 secs) our neighbor was outside with our dog saying he got loose and ran up to someone. No one was around to ask what happened(victim or otherwise) 30 mins later cops our at our dog for a report on a... Read more »
You should consult with an attorney certified as a specialist in workers compensation law. The attorney can see what has been filed and determine what the situation might be. There would be no charge for an initial consultation.
They are trying to bully her into changing her story and saying something happened that did not. They are mentally abusing her. The case worker called her the day before the hearing and told her the children were coming home the next day, she was so excited, overjoyed and then show up for court to... Read more »
Unfortunately, it's impossible to answer your question without knowing all of the facts of your daughter's case. Presumably it's a dependency case, with Child & Youth involved? Troubling perhaps that her attorney agreed to continue the kids in placement for another 30 days if Children & Youth are...Read more »
No, criminal appeals are all done through e-filing, and they consist mostly of writing briefs to make arguments based on the record. Sometimes there are oral arguments that could require travel, but many appeals do not involve oral argument. You can hire any attorney who is licensed in the...Read more »
Hope you told your credit card company the amount is in dispute. Did you have witnesses? Find out what they are claiming are the damages--if it's things like undercarriage likely you didn't cause them.
I believe you have to file the complaint as I read your facts. You need to write a complaint. Suggest you contact the local bar association to see if an attorney will help you. If not, go to your county law library, and look in Dunlap & Hanna's forms for a complaint related to your situation....Read more »
Continued....obvious fraudulent claimant that just got out of jail? My small business has never once had an employee and frankly never will use subscontractors again either. That three months was a regret. Thieves & liars is all you get. No thanks. Also, Does Pennsylvania accept a new person thatwe... Read more »
Whether or not an individual is an employee or a subcontractor is a factual determination that depends on a number of things including the industry. If your business is involved in construction, different rules apply. The primary factor is control. Who sets the schedule. Who assigns the work....Read more »
So my fiance and his ex separated January 1st 2016. He has two children to her, a 3 year old and a soon to be 10 year old. He was working 2 part time police jobs at the time and she took him for support because she got upset finding out he and I got together. He was paying her 600 a month January... Read more »
I assume you're posting the rest of your question later? I can tell you that 50/50 custody is calcluated by overnights so, if your BF doesn't have the children overnight for 7 nights out of every 14, he doesn't have 50/50 custody, no matter how many days he has them without sleeping over. He may be...Read more »
My dad took it upon himself to open an account in my daughters name for a benefit we had for her due to cancer. He refuses to add me to her account. We have not recieved one bank statement since her benefit and now I'm not having much trust in his decisions. The benefit money is not being used for... Read more »
You say a benefit you had. So you should tell the benefit people not to pay to that account.
I would talk first to a family coiunselor, as you don't want to get legally heavy as a first option or it's going to make family gatherings more strained then they are, especially with everyone...Read more »
I am intervenor siding with appellant. I am pro se. They gave me order on when to file brief. I followed order and all other r.a.p. I think they didnt like the content because judge was disqualified but refused to recuse. They are playing games with me, I know.
I broke both my heels in early 17. i have to have a subtlar fusion on my left foot and will be in a cast. in order not to cause more damage to my right foot they want me to wear a boot witch isnt possible with the moniter on. What steps can i take so i can get my surgery done?
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