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1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence, Family Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: My son is going to be 12 in July. They took him from me 8 years ago after the sexual abuse was documented.

How can the system allow this to continue and not give me ANY type of communication?

This is so not the 'justice' we both deserved and he has been gone for 8 years . Everytime I refile a request for order its either a proof of service or I am just not allowed to speak?!?!

Dan Moseley
Dan Moseley answered on Jan 15, 2022

To reliably answer your concerns, a lawyer would have to review any court orders and other materials pertinent to your parental rights, and any section 290-registrant requirements that may apply.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: I am having difficulty in finding a California attorney to bring an action involving molestation against the Boy Scouts.

I have already filed (pro se) in the ongoing Boy Scout bankruptcy action but want to sue a California specific troop and a specific individual.

My claim is related to my participation in the Sea Scouts in the early 1960s and involves an identifiable individual.

Theodore Allan Greene
Theodore Allan Greene answered on Jan 13, 2022

There are a lot of firms, like ours, that is pursuing childhood molestation cases. I'm not quite sure why you can't find an attorney to help you. Don't give up because time is running out for a lot of these type of claims.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Sexual Harassment for Utah on
Q: A neighbor accused our 12 year old of getting nakid with her either holding her against the wall or laying on top of

her cps was called by the school and we are meeting with a detective tomorrow. Does he need legal counsel?

Chase Van Oostendorp
Chase Van Oostendorp answered on Jan 13, 2022

Absolutely. These are very serious allegations that may have serious consequences (expulsion from school, protective orders, etc.)

I highly suggest speaking with an attorney who specializes in juvenile law.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets, Car Accidents and Sexual Harassment for New Jersey on
Q: Can I sue?

I was recently just on a zoom meeting for a court case dealing with my reckless driving. And during the court case there a bunch of other people on the meet with their own cases. And one if the men showed himself going to the bathroom on camera and his private parts were showing. I am also 17 years... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Jan 10, 2022

If you saw it the court probably saw it and will probably take care of the matter for you by reporting it to the police.

2 Answers | Asked in Libel & Slander, Civil Litigation and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: What type an attorney do I need? Does my company have any liability? Can I countersue for defamation? Who can help me?

My company is being named in an lawsuit. Person A who's role was a mgr (not employee) of my company transferred from Independent Contractors' personal email/computer a video with sexual content to his personal email; never associated with the business. IC found out called the police and... Read more »

Brad S Kane
Brad S Kane answered on Jan 6, 2022

First, you should tender defense of the claim to your insurance company. Hopefully, you have employment practices liability insurance as part of your general liability insurance.

Second, your decision to terminate the IC may be considered retaliation for the complaint. The facts are...
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1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination, Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for Kentucky on
Q: I got terminated from my job Because of a conversation I had with another employee. They said they had audio recorded me

I did not give consent for them to audio record me and it isn’t posted at the workplace anywhere. Do I have grounds for suing ?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Jan 3, 2022

No.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Domestic Violence and Sexual Harassment for Illinois on
Q: What do I do for myself my mother tried to chew off my sexual organ at eight years old lied to the police and chestnut

She is a murderer and a psychopath every time I contact a lawyer they try to lie and say they do not work with my case type

Charles Candiano
Charles Candiano answered on Dec 29, 2021

What do you want to do?

How old are you now?

Injury to your genitalia is an intentional act which means that it CANNOT be covered by insurance. This means that no attorney is going to spend their money to get a judgment that she can make worthless by filing bankruptcy. You would...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: I got to know that someone complained against me. I have a case number from law enf agency. how to get complaint info?

Someone complained against me and I have the law enforcement agency case number. Nothing has been filed yet and no contact from the detective or police so far. I want to know what kind of complaint is it and where can I find the details of the complaint online. Is there any website or other way to... Read more »

Neil Pedersen
Neil Pedersen answered on Dec 25, 2021

You need to immediately locate and consult with a criminal defense attorney. Not only can the attorney learn more about this to be able to answer your question, if that is possible, but you need advice about how to deal with it when the police come calling to question you.

Do not be penny...
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1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment for Ohio on
Q: How would someone get an Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a Minor - sexual motivation charge with a minor under 13

When googling the definition of Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a Minor, all definitions state the minor must be above the age of 13 and under the age of 16, if that is true how would someone get a Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a Minor - Sexual Motivation charge with an eleven year old?

Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams answered on Dec 13, 2021

One would not. If the child is under 13, it is a rape not unlawful sexual conduct.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Antitrust and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: Laws regarding personal privacy at the workplace.

I work at a liquor store which is most certainly not proffecionally operated but that's beside the point. I put my PERSONAL NON WORK RELATED CELLULAR PHONE on the counter at the register on my side of the counter and went to the restroom when I came out my boss/manager he doesn't own the... Read more »

Ian Pike
Ian Pike answered on Dec 2, 2021

Overall, the answer is probably "no, your boss cannot go through your cell phone when you aren't looking," but whether his actions violated specific laws would require more information from you.

The California constitution actually protects the right to personal privacy, and...
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1 Answer | Asked in Libel & Slander and Sexual Harassment for Michigan on
Q: Sexual assault victim that is trying to understand if i am able to express my freedom of speech to make a facebook post

I had a sexual assault case that ended in my abuser taking a gulity plea, and i ended up making a facebook post with my abusers name. Are they able to sue me for defamation or anything because of this?

Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers answered on Nov 30, 2021

Doubtful. Although you should be careful not to stray from the truth. The guilty plea is a matter of public record.

BUT, for your own well-being: what do you gain by posting on Facebook? Justice has been presumptuously served in court. The court of public opinion can be far less forgiving....
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for Indiana on
Q: What does granting in part and denying in part defendant's motion for summary judgment; granting in part mean?
Dan Moseley
Dan Moseley answered on Nov 21, 2021

In court, a "motion" is a request by one of the parties that the court make some order or orders. Here, some or the party's requests were granted by the court, others were not.

3 Answers | Asked in Employment Discrimination, Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: Would any of this be considered retaliation or just a typical judgment call by my employer?

A few years ago, I reported a coworker for harassment and stalking. After a month, the coworker was eventually fired for a separate complaint from another department. My claim, it turns out, was never investigated or recorded. I didn't find this out until after I was no longer assigned to a... Read more »

Ian Pike
Ian Pike answered on Nov 15, 2021

It can be a violation of California anti-harassment law if a supervisor grants or withholds employment benefits because a subordinate either accepts or rejects sexual advances. We call that "quid pro quo" sexual harassment. It sounds like you have a supervisor who is getting angry at you... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Employment Law, Personal Injury, Sexual Harassment and Workers' Compensation for Pennsylvania on
Q: Hired seasonally, then hired permanently to be fired for reporting sexual harassment, and sustained a work injury.

My seasonal role turned permanent, then I was fired weeks after reporting a sexual & verbal harassment incident; I was demoted and reported to another department and had no idea until another employee mentioned it. My vehicle was vandalized on the companies property, my timecard was deactivated... Read more »

Timothy Belt
Timothy Belt answered on Nov 10, 2021

I am not sure what your question is, but clearly you have several issues. I would strongly suggest that you contact an employment law attorney in your area as soon as possible to explore whether or not you wish to move forward with the EEOC complaint. Furthermore, if you still have issues with... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Sexual Harassment and Criminal Law for Kentucky on
Q: Is there a statute of limitations for a sexual crime commited as a minor in the state of Kentucky?

Crime occured 15 years ago, victim just disclosed the abuse. Abuse includes fondling on 2 occasions no additional sexual attempts.

Leland Hulbert
Leland Hulbert answered on Nov 8, 2021

Felony charges do not have a statute of limitations in Kentucky.

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Litigation, Federal Crimes and Sexual Harassment for Florida on
Q: I need an attorney to speak with from the Middle District of Florida to represent me to file a lawsuit on a court

From a federal agency that has abused me at home and in my car for eight years and two months.

Charles M.  Baron
Charles M. Baron answered on Nov 2, 2021

It's hard to tell from your brief description what your legal issue is. The word "abused" does not indicate which rights you believe were violated. (For example, the right to be free from false arrest or police excessive force, the right to freedom of speech, the right to be... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: If I quit my job or get fired because of sexual herassment allegations can she still sue me?

If I quit my job or get fired for unrelated reasons, because of sexual herassment allegations, can she still sue me or does title 7 go away

Maya L. Serkova
Maya L. Serkova answered on Oct 30, 2021

It depends on what theory Plaintiff will sue. However, generally, CA law allows to sue the harrasser personally. It is irrelevant if you quit or were terminated.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Immigration Law and Sexual Harassment on
Q: Good morning , I was acrew member and I live in Sint Marteen . But to my missfortune my passports and purse were Stolen

In Aruba 2015 on my way back to the island. Thebissue is I flew back to venezuela and The thieve left me locked up in my Room with some virtual Police insulting me as F..ing Streaper with part of The crew Voices from my last job on board Azteca II ( i cant afford a lawyer and A bit damaged )

Alexander Ivakhnenko
Alexander Ivakhnenko answered on Oct 26, 2021

What is your exact legal issue?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Domestic Violence and Sexual Harassment for New Jersey on
Q: Is a confession valid if my accuser coerced me into making it?

someone accusing me of sexual assault secretly recorded me and coerced me into making a confession for a crime I did not commit. He started screaming and me and threatening to report me to authorities. I feared for my safety so I just told him what he wanted me to say to get him to leave. Is this... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Oct 23, 2021

The answer depends on many factors, but yes it may be able to be used against you. I suggest that you speak with a lawyer as we don't know all the details of your confession or case to properly advise you.

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