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I have a question regarding a security deposit that we paid

I have a question regarding a security deposit that we paid approx 7 years ago. The lease agreement shows we paid a $500.00JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: ColoradoJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: We were given a Notice to Quit, the first thing on the list is that we need to update lease and get name changed on paperwork. This is something that should have been done over 2 years agoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: We paid a 500.00 Security deposit which shows on lease, but after 7 years of being here. Now I am told that I have to prove to them that I paid it, because they dont show record of payment. So in order to comply I must pay 650 security deposit to remain being a tenant. That does not seem right.

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I just got an email stating from Consumer Financial Services

I just got an email stating from Consumer Financial Services stating that I owe 860.00. That they are in the process of garnishing my wagesJA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: I live in Illinois. the collector is in Georgia. He stated that the debt was from North Carolina. I haven't lived in NC in over 6 yearsJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not to my knowledge. I have not received a notice or a hit to my credit reportJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: It seems that every two years or so, I get a call about some debt, but the company is always different

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In the early 1993 i contacted a company called international

in the early 1993 i contacted a company called international product design about a lift toilet for elderly and know i see companys making them can i find if they sold my inventionJA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: tennesseeJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: i have papers where i faxed them i also went to knoxville tn and met with them they were traveling through i also have a letter i sent to myself in 1993 with the idea inside it and i have never opened itJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no thank you

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My mother passed away in july 2016 and my dad died in 2001

hello my mother passed away in july 2016 and my dad died in 2001 my mother changed the will in 2002 and put everything to me and gave me power of attorney after she passed we sold our house and moved from illinois to florida now my 2 brothers who didn't have anything to with my parents i took care of them now they are trying to say they are getting an attorney to sue me and said i committed fraud which i didn't can they do anything to me they are also sending hate mail and know more about than i doJA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: i am in fl now the house which was mine was in illinoisJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: no they just keep threatning me and my familynJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no i don't think so

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I would like to know if I can discuss real estate

Hi. I would like to know if I can discuss real estate transaction dispute.JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: This is about a residential real estate transaction that I was both the owner and realtor as well. The transaction was successfully closed.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: This is something that must be discussed with the attorney in detail.

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What ohio law forbids a couert to deem a parent voluntarily

what ohio law forbids a couert to deem a parent voluntarily unemployed if that parent is receiving public assistance?

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I live in pittsburgh pa and im just an average with many

I live in pittsburgh pa and im just an average joe with many skills. I did a sidejob for a guy two yrs ago but it never got finished due to disaggreements in a price change so i left. There are no paper contracts of any kind nor is there any written proof of the agreement. He wants to sue for 4 grand. Is that in his favor?JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: PaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: There may be text messages talki g about the job

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A 19 y/o male was recently found guilty on 5 felony counts.

Hello, a 19 y/o male was recently found guilty on 5 felony counts. Sentencing is set for March 10 in Indiana. The current lawyer is not interested in appealing the verdict. The family is unable to pay another lawyer. Are there pro bono criminal appeal lawyers or would this family need to go with a public defender for the appeal process? Also can you list reasons as to why a key witness would be allowed to offer a video testimony only? Reason given by the state was that because his girlfriend is expecting. This does not seem to be a valid reason when the testimony of this person could make a difference in someone being released or spending the rest of the life in prison.JA: What state is this in? And can you tell me a little more about the charge?Customer: Indiana- 35-42-1-1(1) murder, 35-42-1-1(2) murder, 35-42-5-1 (2)/F2 Robbery resulting in serious bodily injury, Robbery by putting someone in fear and r,35-47-2-1/F5: Felon carrying handgunJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: in terms of the appeal?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Yes, also how a known accomplice can testify for the state and possibly have all charges against her dropped

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I am preparing myself to get a divorce on my cheating

I am preparing myself to get a divorce on my cheating husband and I wanted to know what kind of prove do I need to make a case?JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: LouisianaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: not yet. I will the one filing but I am giving myself a year to prepare my divorce case.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I also what to know if i can leave the house before filling or if I have to it after

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