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3 Answers | Asked in Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: What charges can I press against a person I used to live with, for harassment?

I have their numbered blocked and they will call my phone multiple times a day, to try to get my attention and try to make me hang out with them for sexual favors, even though I constantly say no, and to leave me alone. I have text messages showing that I'm constantly telling them to leave me... Read more »

William John Light
William John Light answered on Sep 22, 2020

Get a restraining order.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: Falsely accused of Sexual Harassment as well as Molesting a Minor!!!

Hello,

A family member of mine is being falsely accused of Sexual Harassment as well as the Molestation of a minor, who has been a legal adult for several years now. It is, without a doubt, a false allegation because these people that are accusing him have been trying to harm my family for... Read more »

Neil Pedersen
Neil Pedersen answered on Sep 13, 2020

This is far too serious to be dealt with on a short answer internet Q&A site. Your family member needs a specific, confidential consultation. First and foremost he or she needs to consult with a criminal defense attorney because the accusation is a serious crime. You and this person need to... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for Michigan on
Q: Was contacted by law inforcement about an incident at his massage business what should he do ?

He's not guilty of anything although he has in writing where a woman had gone mental staying she was uncomfortable around a year ago and had been opologetic not really even remembering the situation when later confronted around four months ago and didn't think much of it until this... Read more »

Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers answered on Sep 9, 2020

First, be mindful that there are a lot of telephone scams going around claiming to be from law enforcement, and ultimately demanding money or personal information. If the person left a name and a phone number, contact the police department to see if it's legit. If it is, tell them you'll... Read more »

3 Answers | Asked in Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: My question is how can we prove sexual harassment with a supervisor from a company I own a franchisee with

He first harassed me now his harrasing my sister through instagram and calling my store he is a supervisor for that company but we dnt work for the company she works for me if we go to the company they will not do anything about it since the main ones are all brothers and we know cause I know... Read more »

William John Light
William John Light answered on Aug 31, 2020

The same way everybody else proves discrimination: documents and witnesses. It's unclear why it would be hard to gather this evidence since you claim it happened at least partly through Instagram, which is generally public.

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1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Libel & Slander and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: Do i have a defamation case against my employer?

Hello.

My name is Martin. I would like information in regards to filing a defamataion case against my employer. I have received final vacation pay and my employee status on ADP states "Terminated". I have not received any paper work from my employer. I believe that the termination... Read more »

Neil Pedersen
Neil Pedersen answered on Aug 28, 2020

Unfortunately there is nothing in your post that would suggest that you have a meritorious claim for defamation against your employer.

First, the employee who accused you of sexual harassment had a protected right to do so, and your employer has a legal duty to take her charge seriously....
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law and Sexual Harassment for Georgia on
Q: A 37 year old is sending one of my 16 year old children lewd letters and calling them from jail.

I would like for this predator to stop talking to my child. What can I do?

Joshua Schiffer
Joshua Schiffer answered on Aug 28, 2020

Call The Warden at the jail and file a complaint. That should make quick work of it. They may also be able to charge them with a policy violation or even new charges, depending on the dynamic. Thank you for protecting your child.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination, Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for West Virginia on
Q: Hostile work environment do I have a lawsuit ?

I worked with asplundh tree experts LLC for almost a year and I got fired bc I took off a few days because I had been under so much stress and anxiety and I was supporting 7 people in my home and I was threatened with a knife to my stomach and was told he was bonded to shoot me and he would get by... Read more »

Carrie Dyer
Carrie Dyer answered on Aug 26, 2020

More information is needed to analyze your situation. You should contact an employment law attorney in your area to determine if you have a claim under the Americans with Disabilities Act or Title VII for the way you were treated by your former employer.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for Oregon on
Q: Can talking about drag queens be considered sexual harassment in Oregon

Talking about drag queen from the tv show rupauls drag race and who we like and don’t like and how could it be considered sexual harassment.

Mr. Michael O. Stevens
Mr. Michael O. Stevens answered on Aug 25, 2020

Depending on the context and content, yes it could.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for Michigan on
Q: Is exchanging nude photos, unknowingly with a minor illegal?

If someone sends you nude photos without any indication of age imply anything about their age?

Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers answered on Aug 24, 2020

Depends on whether there was any communication or solicitation. If there is any doubt as to age, you should not be exchanging pictures.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for Texas on
Q: How do I get identifying information on a case I found on this website? My boyfriend and his dad have the same name.

Also if I have case #’s for m boyfriend how do I get the specifics on the case? What happened and dialogue when case was tried?

Kiele Linroth Pace
Kiele Linroth Pace answered on Aug 12, 2020

Contact the clerk of the court where the case was filed. If it was a felony filed in District Court then you'll be contacting the District Clerk, it was filed as a Class A or Class B misdemeanor then check with the County Clerk. If it was a felony that was pled down to a misdemeanor it could... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Juvenile Law and Sexual Harassment for Tennessee on
Q: There is someone that hates because she can’t control me. She accused of being a pedafile. There has never been anything

Anything happen. The only I have ever done is give the child some gift or something for her birthday. Everything done in eye view. Never anything alone. She has spread rumors and accusations.

Paul E. Tennison
Paul E. Tennison answered on Aug 12, 2020

I recommend you immediately consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney. You may also want to consider consulting with an experienced defamation attorney, if there is no basis in fact for any of the allegations against you. Sexual crimes involving children have strict punishments and can... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Sexual Harassment and Domestic Violence for California on
Q: Victim in sexual assault case, already filed police report & started investigation, should I get a lawyer?

Hello, I'm not sure if I need a lawyer. I'm the victim in a sexual assault case. I've already reported to the police & have a detective assigned to my case. I've also been connected to a victim advocate. I'm trying to make the most informed decisions possible regarding... Read more »

William John Light
William John Light answered on Aug 8, 2020

If you aren't interested in pursuing a civil case, there is no need to consult with an attorney. You aren't a party to the criminal case. It is prosecuted on behalf of the State of California, not you.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: so i was sexually assaulted, the was a report/ investigation but i lied to close it all. what would happen if i reported

reported again?

William John Light
William John Light answered on Aug 8, 2020

Impossible to say. Why you lied is important. The nature of the lie is important. The damage you have done to your credibility is important.

2 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Employment Law, Personal Injury and Sexual Harassment for Virginia on
Q: Hi I'd like to know if this includes surveillance in shelters or supportive housing environments through securitas?

I find it extremely lewd and quite offensive still sleeping in my clothes.

F. Paul Maloof
F. Paul Maloof answered on Aug 6, 2020

I regret that I do not handle employment law cases. Sorry.

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4 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: can i have a statement of me being in s sexual relationship with my mom for years motorized as a true legal document

I was small when it started but I dont want anyone to get jail its been going on and off for over 30 years

Neil Pedersen
Neil Pedersen answered on Jul 31, 2020

You can notarize any document you sign. However, the notarization only affirms that the signature is genuinely yours. It does not create any other legal rights nor does it signify anything more than that. You speak of a "true legal document." A notarization does not make a signed... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Domestic Violence and Sexual Harassment for Colorado on
Q: I'm being charged with this crime. What punishment can I expect to receive
Sabra M. Janko
Sabra M. Janko answered on Jul 31, 2020

You have not identified the crime, however even if you had, the answer is going to be that it depends on what the evidence will show.

2 Answers | Asked in Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: can i make a statement and get it notirIzed of his mom molesting him at 10 yrs an having a sexual relationship foyears

she seduced me at 10 and off and oń over the next 30 - 40 years i dont want to file a report just want it on paper

Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II answered on Jul 30, 2020

Him who? You? This document will probably not have any legal effect due to the passage of time, since the subject of harassment is now over 50 years old. Statute of limitations has long run out after this passage of time. There is no legal prohibition to the creation of such a statement, if the... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination, Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for Florida on
Q: I felt pressured into having a brief affair with a superior at work who is like family to the owner can I get severance?

She is a family friend of the owner. I sent an email to HR and asked if this was a fireable offense. I don't want to return to work unless she resigns. She has family that works there and they said I could try to get her to resign but that wouldn't work be cause the owner loves her like... Read more »

Bruce Alexander Minnick
Bruce Alexander Minnick answered on Jul 28, 2020

If you feel you have been discriminated against because of your race, gender national origin or because have a disability, or feel you have been retaliated against for speaking out or asserting your legal rights in the workplace, you should contact the Florida Commission on Human Relations (FCHR)... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment for Ohio on
Q: Hello what can I do when someone is blackmailing me with a nude photo and threatening to send it to people.

What should I do after I send the money?

Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams answered on Jul 24, 2020

You can contact the police. Disseminating nude photos of a person without their consent is a crime.

1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment and Divorce for Kentucky on
Q: I know where he works but have to file myself and don't know what to file to get some relief. What do I file?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jul 24, 2020

You have to file a petition for dissolution of marriage and have it served on him by certified mail restricted delivery, sheriff or special bailiff. Once that is done, you will have full access to the court.

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