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1 Answer | Asked in Identity Theft, Lemon Law, Sexual Harassment and Trademark for California on
Q: Can you help me p

Someone been got into my phone

Timothy John Billick
Timothy John Billick answered on Oct 22, 2020

Please consult a privacy attorney to help you with this matter.

1 Answer | Asked in Juvenile Law, Sexual Harassment and Criminal Law for California on
Q: When did it become punishment by law to molest a child in California ? My family believes this was not punishable unt

My mom is a victim of child molestation and my family defends the man who did it- he remains in the family

William John Light
William John Light answered on Oct 19, 2020

The age of consent, at the time applying only when the girl is the younger party, was 10 when California introduced its Penal Code in 1850. In 1889 the age of consent was raised to 14. In 1897 the age of consent became 16. The age of consent in California has been 18 since 1913. Some media sources... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Q: What are my options against a professor for sexual advancement?

At my university, there is a biochemistry professor who has been stalking me for many years and chose me because I was naive and was a homeschool, study student. I do not like this biochemistry professor. I want this to stop and do not want to see this. This professor holds a higher position and... Read more »

Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II answered on Oct 15, 2020

Sexual harassment in Education is prohibited by law. Your post comes from IL, not CA, SH is prohibited by Federal law. First you should seek legal advice from a local attorney that specializes in cases involving Sexual Harassment, possibly employment (same laws) or Civil Rights. You should write... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for Kentucky on
Q: I have a female supervisor that keeps flirting, touching, and making comments, I think she's being more than nice.

I'm male and in my ninth week at a new job in a warehouse and within the first week my female boss and i started talking about how we both use to work at the same company at different times and how working at this new company was a refreshing and relaxed change and while we were talking, she... Read more »

Carrie Dyer
Carrie Dyer answered on Oct 14, 2020

You should first inform your supervisor that her behavior makes you uncomfortable and ask that she stop. If her behavior does not change, you should immediately follow your employer's policies regarding reporting sexual harassment. If your employer does not have a policy in place, then report... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for Florida on
Q: I am a minor and I almost harass someone, if that person proceeds in any way, what can I do?
Henry George Ferro
Henry George Ferro answered on Oct 12, 2020

First and foremost you have the right to remain silent...that means shut your mouth and stop talking and/or writing about what you did or almost did...find a lawyer and don’t talk to anyone but that lawyer.

1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment for Michigan on
Q: My friends daughter is 17 years old and is dating a 25 year old she doesn’t know what she can do legally to stop them
Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers answered on Oct 5, 2020

A call to the police department would probably be the best first step.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination and Sexual Harassment for Florida on
Q: Pls give me advice. I was fired bci told on a amanger about breakin company policies in retaliation.amonth later

Sexually harrassed as she went amd told employees that she managed that she saw me at a clinic and i got abortion.along with her always touching me inappropriate

Kevin Sanderson
Kevin Sanderson answered on Oct 4, 2020

Please phone my office Monday afternoon at 941-444-1548. Thank you.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for Kentucky on
Q: Can I report sexual harrasment against a 13yo boy for my 12yo daughter?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison answered on Oct 4, 2020

Yes. You can take a juvenile complaint against him if you believe it is serious enough.

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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