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Is the following charge a Violation of the Racketeering Influenced

Is the following charge a Violation of the Racketeering Influenced and Corrupt Organization Act (RICO) 18 u.s.c. 1961?..........18:1952-7400.F RACKETEERING - TRANSPORTING IN AID OFDisposition: 30 months imprisonment; 3 years supervised release; $2,000 fine; and $100.00 special assessment

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My uncle "XXXX XXXXXX" is a fugitive

My uncle "XXXX XXXXXX" is a fugitive from justice for bank fraud and has filed bankruptcy. He has fled the country (USA) and is sitting at our common house in home country. He has give us lots of trouble so we want to find out what are the legal waysto deal with this situation here. Below are the questions we have and I can provide needed information if you think you can help with these questions. -Based on current court evaluation and hearing what are his chances of return? -What loop holes if any canhe use to return back to the country? -What are the implications of his crime? -How long does he have to stay out of the country? -Does India - USA have some treaty where we can get him to return ? -What are the charges once he returns? -How do we find outthe status of his intentions or case filed? -He is harassing my parents back home can that help in getting him sent back here? -How can we get him back to the states to serve his time?

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Hey Zoey, I am in a funky bad mood, because I got two

Hey Zoey, I am in a funky bad mood, because I got two conflicting legal opinions on the same matter. Here is a quick review : I am going to be arrested on a federal charge or charges in Atlanta (pending, and I am at liberty right now). I want to defendany charges in San Francisco at my Trial and I am NOT going to fight extradition from Atlanta to San Francisco. Now, one attorney told me that since I am not going to fight extradition to California, that my "Initial Appearance" before a Judge, will be inSan Francisco and that the Bond hearing will be in San Francisco. HOWEVER, a different attorney told me, that my "Initial appearance" in front of a Judge will happen in the state that I am arrested in (Atlanta, GA) and that the Bond hearing will also happenin Atlanta. However, if you say that the Bond hearing WILL happen in Atlanta, I'm not so sure being "Bonded Out" would be in my best interest, until I get to California.......... because I am The Second Coming of Christ (Stuart Jesus Gibson Satterfield Christ)and I am impoverished right now, and I would not be able to pay for bodyguards and security > If I get bonded out in Atlanta (and I would need security from Atlanta to San Francisco, if I were at liberty........and I don't know how in the World, I would arrangeall of that.) So, what is the Truth ....... Out of those two conflicting attorney opinions ? One opinion about how things could, or would go, came from someone at this website (but it wasn't you). And the other conflicting opinion came from an Attorney Providerwith *Legal Shield* (He was the one that said > "Since you are not going to fight extradition from Atlanta to San Francisco...... Your "initial appearance" to be in front of a Judge WILL BE in San Francisco." So ZOE, I really need a sound and accurate accountof how things are going to happen according to federal law, and especially according to federal law, in regards ***** ***** first "initial appearance" in front of a Judge AND federal law in regards ***** ***** between two different states in the United States.The charge pending will be alleged bankruptcy fraud (personal bankruptcy). Signed, Confused in Atlanta

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My husband and I separated in October 2012. We have one daughter

My husband and I separated in October 2012. We have one daughter who is 4. We also have a vehicle that is in both our names, which he drives and is considered his. We set up a child support order which states my husband is to pay $507 a month in child support payments. He thought the amount was too high, and that he should only pay $350 a month. He told me if I didn't sign a paper to CSED stating I would accept $350 a month for child support, then he would either claim bankruptcy or call the bank to come get the vehicle. My question is, is that blackmail? And what are my rights on the situation?

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I know someone who was indicted for bankruptcy fraud. hiding

I know someone who was indicted for bankruptcy fraud. hiding assets of 9 guns a camper, tampering with a witness and writing a false bill of asle for the camper. i think his ex-wife has everything to do with this cuz they have 50/50 custody and now she is threatening to take him to court for full placement and has done this since their divorce 10 years ago. she is also harrassing him via text messages. his 15 yr. old daughter is now pregnant and she blames him! what do you think he can do about the ex. and what do you think the outcome will be for his indictment. he had a lawyer now cuz i broke up with him he has to fire him. he had to sell his house. a public defender is assighned to him but he dosent think it will do alot of good. he is very concerned about prison time. what a mess!!! i feel awful. hopefully you have a good answer. thankyou. VERY CONCERNED EX-GF.

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My other female friend was in a relationship with this guy

My other female friend was in a relationship with this guy for 4 years. Over the course of 4 years the guy borrowed 1100.00 from his dad. MY female friend (We'll ca;; her sue) gave two money orders to his dad one for 500 one for 600. THen SUe's boyfriend we'll call him Derich wanted to buy his dads car. Sue agreed to buy the car on a 100.00 a month payment plan. Derich's dad was hiding the car and the money from the bank and court because he was about to file bankruptcy so he filled out the bill of sale and title stright to sue and stated that she paid 5000.00 cash for the car clean and clear. Sue didnt but the agreement was that she would sign that and only pay 100.00 a month till debt was paid. Sue and Derich broke up. Sue is on disability and is now payning all house bills alone and cant afford the 100.00 payment. On top of the fact that derich talked Sue into getting a 320% intereste title loan on said car. After montshs of trying to pay it off and derich not heping even though he said he would sue sold the car for 2750.00 paid the 1350.00 woed to the title company signed the title to the new owners and paid back bills with the rest. Soo. Sue no longer has the car. Sue knows that morally she owes the money and will start paying when she can, but they have nothing on paper where sue agreed to pay anything. The only paper is where they signed the car over saying she paid the 5000.00. Can they come after Sue in court?

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What is the maximum penalty for bank fraud - 4 counts and bankruptcy

What is the maximum penalty for bank fraud - 4 counts and bankruptcy fraud - 2 counts, total amount $128,000 please?Thank you.

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I was convicted in Jan 06 of bankruptcy fraud and released

I was convicted in Jan 06 of bankruptcy fraud and released off probation in Jan 09. I served 90 days in a halfway house no prison time. I wouls like to own a gun and understand that because I served less than one year my rights were never revoked under fed law and I bas this on section 18 U.S.C. ss 921 (2) (20) (2006) Please let me know if I am correct

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My ex-wife filed for Ch. 7 bankruptcy and I found out that

My ex-wife filed for Ch. 7 bankruptcy and I found out that she lied on the form about her apartment rent. Was $630, not $850. Her form stated that she had $165 each month, when really it should be $385. Isn't this Bankruptcy Fraud?? How do I go about reporting it?

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