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My daughter's friend is 18 and due to issues with her mother

My daughter's friend is 18 and due to issues with her mother and stepfather, she has moved in with us. She has a dog that we could not allow at our house so we had to find another alternative. Another of my daughter's friends agreed to foster the dog for her until she could find a more permanent situation. There was no contract other than through text and verbal. Last night, the friend living with us received a text from foster friend demanding food for the dog. Friend doesn't get paid until Wednesday. This led into foster friend accusing friend of abandoning the dog because she hadn't seen the dog except once in the last month. I know that friend did try to set up a time for her to go visit, and foster friend didn't have time. This also led foster friend to demand $20 per day for the last month that she has fostered the dog. There was no money exchange agreed upon except for friend to help with dog food. Friend was never notified until yesterday that the dog needed food. It had been mentioned a couple of times about foster friend adopting the dog and paying friend $200 for the dog. But now foster friend wants $600 for the month she has fostered, or friend is to give the dog to foster friend.I wanted to know what grounds either party has in this kind of situation? Does foster friend have the right to demand money when no money was originally agreed upon? And can foster friend really get friend for abandoning when I know she has tried to see the dog?Friend is willing to allow foster friend to adopt dog for the original $200 that they had talked about before. I just don't want friend to proceed with this until she knows what kind of rights she might have. There is another family that would take the dog. Friend doesn't want to go get dog and have foster friend call the police on her. That is the impression we have received from foster family.Thank you so very much for any help you can give us.

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I want to apply fault divorce and will need to do a

I want to apply for a fault divorce and will need to do a newspaper publication since heHas abandoned us without revealing his location. Approximately how much does a newspaper publication cost and what is a sample publication of the notification.

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My wife and I had to sign over the estate to oregon dhs when

My wife and I had to sign over the estate to oregon dhs when her medical bills mounted, that left us living rights only. She passed and now I have to look at home repairs while I'm alive. They never asked about our small ira account, and I would have to tap that to pay for any repairs, and I'm disabled myself. My fear is there will be nothing left for the kids to inherit if I do. Are these fears unwarranted?

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My grandmother passed away and left a house to be split

Hello,My grandmother passed away and left a house to be split equally between 6 children. We never sold the house and 2 children moved in said they would pay rent and fix up the house. They did not ask they just told what they were doing. 7 years later they have never paid and have thrashed the house so bad we are getting notices from the county about abandoned vehicles and trash out to the sidewalk. The other 4 have decided we need to get the 2 out of there, fix it up and sell it. If you count the rent they did not pay they would be out their share but is that legal? In addition we will have to pay to fix it up to sell and know they will not help. Any advice?

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We filed a motion to terminate child support as it is now

We filed a motion to terminate child support as it is now overpaid by several thousand dollars in reno county kansas. Trial was may 5th 2016, and we were self represented. The judge advised we would not need to return to reno county and a decision would be forthcoming in the mail. The ex of course tried to say she thought she was still owed funds but with no evidence and was given two weeks to present any regarding this motion. There has been no word and no decision as of this date. When i contacted the court judge's office i was told my case did not as of yet have a ruling. In the meantime cse is still garnishing my wages now for grossly overpaid support. The minors in this case are 19 and 22..both with kids..both on their own..both under my health coverage still and the support order was actually closed on the older 4 years ago by the same judge..at the time 3k overpaid. The overage was credited to the younger by the judge whom subsequently wrote the order for that ruling. How long does the judge have to make a ruling in this case? The funds being taken are being held by cse or rerouted to some debt she owes...not disbursed. She has a new relationship several years old now and is still scamming for food stamps every chance she gets. I have no doubt her debt is for funds recived she was not eligible for but cannot access where my money is going other than "to the state of kansas." Any help???

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My sister and her teenage son lived with us 1/2 to 2 years.

My sister and her teenage son lived with us for 1 1/2 to 2 years. Mys sister moved in a big hurry but left her furniture and cat since Jan. 6, 2016. The only contact i have had with her is when i sent a refund check to her she was waiting on 2 weeks afer she left. She sent me 12.95 for cat food and the same for cat litter in march. She said she would be back once a month to get more of her belongings. She has not done that at all and no contact. How long do I have to hold on to her belongings by law?

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I have a property that caught fire years ago and the

I have a property that caught fire years ago and the insurance compensated us a portion of the cost to rebuild...so i abandoned the property...but because it is in a bad area of southern California,it kept going to tax sales but nobody buys it...and after all these years the city or county is suing me in court for all the taxes and fees.I called the assessor long time ago and told them that it the value isn't there to tax me so high but it kept on falling on deaf ears.so I don't want the property any longer and I feel that city and county should just take the property without charging me...JA: OK. The Lawyer will need to help you with this.Customer: if the property cannot be sold in a tax sale auction...can the county still comes back at me for all the charges incurred all these years? because the fees and taxes are way more than what the land is worth.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: noy yetJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: can the city of hemet,california or the county of riverside,california put judgement on me or go after my paycheck?

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I have a question about pedophilia, can you help me? MA, no,

Hello i have a question about pedophilia, can you help me?JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: MAJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: noJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: no

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I am a resident of va I want to divorce my husband He has

I am a resident of vaI want to divorce my husbandHe has not worked in 3 years he is able tooHe has debt I am not listed onWe have 2 children 16 and 13I appreciate the advise

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