Criminal Law and Domestic Violence
Q: My boyfriend got arrested for dv I’m wondering if it would be extremely beneficial to hire a lawyer or not?
Someone called the police on us and when they arrived @ his apartment I was packing my things to leave and didn’t want to speak to them at all but they kept pressing me for info and had kinda made up their minds up about what happened before they got there. We now have the mandatory protection... Read more »
Cristine Beckwith answered on Aug 3, 2020
Yes, your boyfriend definitely needs an attorney to fight for him as the consequences can be life changing. Unfortunately, the state can press charges against your wishes. You also need to be advised by an attorney. If you recant your statement made to police, you can be criminally charged with...Read more »
Q: My speeding ticket from a week ago says no court appearance required but I just got a letter saying I have to go now?
First ticket, no issues with my license, my insurance is fine, and the ticket was for 20 over posted speed limit.
Brandon K. Davis answered on Aug 3, 2020
If you contact the Clerk's Office at the courthouse they should be able to explain why you received that letter and confirm that you must appear. There are a variety of reasons why a court appearance may be required such as your age or the nature of the offense. Of course, an attorney can...Read more »
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Real Estate Law and Civil Rights
Q: can a condo association ban a person from own unit for not wearing a mask
Richard Paul Zaretsky answered on Aug 3, 2020
Interesting you say this is Civil Rights. I am not sure what civil right you refer to. There is no civil right to put your neighbor in harm's way. "Do unto your neighbor as you would do unto yourself." Does that sound familiar?
So with that in mind, the Association most...Read more »
Child Custody, Child Support and Family Law
Q: HOW OLD DOES A CHILD HAVE TO BE TO DECIDE WHICH PARENT THEY WANT TO LIVE WITH IN ALABAMA?
Kristine Jones answered on Aug 3, 2020
Hello, 19 is the age when a child becomes an adult and can make that decision. Alabama has no age before that time at which a child can pick a parent. That said, as a child matures, he/she becomes better able to articulate to the judge why it is in her/his best interest to live with one parent...Read more »
The only damage to the rear of her car was a scratch on the bumper - she hit the person in front of her hard enough to total her car. I have pictures at time of accident to prove so. They are trying to bill me $6000 for her totaled car. The police report states I pushed her into the car in front of... Read more »
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A New Hampshire attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. It could be a tough situation without video evidence or eyewitness testimony. You could look into whether a local attorney could offer a brief consult to determine the best course of action - if they see any...境外网络加速
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