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My roommate found videos of him and his girlfriend taken

My roommate found videos of him and his girlfriend taken through a window from our landlord. The videos were on a network drive attaches to the wifi in our house. But he copied those videos and all the others that were of the landlord. My roommate also demanded that our landlord buy him a car or he would contact the police. I know the landlord is in the wrong, but has my roommate also committed a crime by taking the other videos and pictures that were not his and the trying to extort money from our landlord too?

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A former friend is stating on social media and in an

A former friend is stating on social media and in an internet chat room that if I don't send her a check for $30,000 by a certain date that she will have me arrested for harassment. She didn't specify me by name but gave enough ancillary information that those following her social media and participate in the chat room know that it is me. She is upset that I am no longer providing her with money to help her out of financial distress. Mind you I have provided nearly $150,000 to her over a two year period and told her I am no longer going to do this. What options do I have?

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My son was to appear at small claims court today. He

My son was to appear at small claims court today. He appeared. Lawyer approached him outside the courtroom. No judge. Asked him if he owed the hospital bill. He admitted he did owe part of the bill. He had contacted law firm prior to court date for info showing billing etc for the hospital bill.The law firm did not respond. He never received any bills from the hospital in the mail etc. He did move, but had forwarding address etc for a year. He did receive services from the hospital. He had insurance in effect at the time.This happened over three years ago. He did not sign anything today, but lawyer said if $450/every two weeks(based on his salary the lawyer told him) payment not made by Sep1, they will garnish wages etc. There was no judge involved in this discussion today. They are asking for about $3500 total. My son said there were other lawyers there doing the same thing with other people. Can the lawyer do that with no judge involved? Is this legally binding?

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I was married 48 hours ago while stationed overseas in

I was married 48 hours ago while stationed overseas in Japan. I am the service member. He lives in VA. Is a service member too. We haven't consummated the marriage. How can we seek annulment. Thank you!JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: JapanJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No. It's the weekendJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: No

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1. My son bought a car at a buy-here-pay-here and I

1. My son bought a car at a buy-here-pay-here and I co-signed2. There was problems with the vehicle: ac not working, tail light not working, cosmetic details, clutch issues3.My son tells me when he took it to the shop the person there said they don't work on that type of car (VW Beetle)4.Two weeks after he purchased the car he ran over a stump and damaged the cars front end and radiator5.We had the car towed to where we bought the car and the owner filed a claim with the insurance company6.Insurance company totals the car saying it would cost too much to repair and the vehicle is not worth it7.After all is said and done they pay out to the owner 750.00(less 1000 detuctable)to the owner. So the owner now has roughly 1200.00 toward a vehicle that the insurance co. said was worth 2300.00.8.Owner calls me wanting his money for the vehicle. I do not think I should have to pay for the damages that were present prior to the accident they agreed to fix. Tax, Title things like that...he is in possession of the vehicle.9. The owner started a verbal altercation over the phone accusing me of lying and making things up and I just hung up10. So legally am I responsible for the damages they did not fix prior to my son hitting the stump with the car? What is my legal responsibility.

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ScottyMacEsq

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My father in law has now checked mself out of the hospital

My father in law has now checked himself out of the hospital twice and he is suffering near Kidney Failure. What rights does my mother in law have as he seemingly has no interest in getting better. In OH.

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Need advice from an expert attorney on an employer that I'm

Need advice from an expert attorney on an employer that I'm currently employed with that allows out of service vehicles to be used that are unsafe and practices negligent/ maintenance of high profile commercial vehicles

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How would I go about suing a former employer termination

How would I go about suing a former employer for wrongful termination after the owner threatened me with violence, being screamed at, spit in the face, made to say untrue things, as if I were a puppet, under the threat of being fired if I don't and getting beaten up. And then later, when I said I would not be spoken to in that manner or be threatened as I was, and that further threats would be force to pursue other opportunities, only to be told to turn in my keys ad stay off the property. But that's just part of it. My pay was part salary and part 3% of the net of my store. As no financial has ever been provided to me, and knowing the business I'm in involves manufacturer rebates that I'm confident were not included in the net payment I received, along with other adjustments he likely made to his benefit, sue him for anti-trust as well?

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I was recently dismissed of all domestic violence charges

I was recently dismissed of all domestic violence charges which led to my arrest because it was uncovered that the person who made these accusations to the police concealed all their txt messages and emails - over 5000 - which were contemporaneous to the time the party alleged to have been harassed. He also, to sustain the charges coerced a key witness into signing a suporting affidavit under durress. That witness came forward and signed a sworn affidavit alleging to the coercion. The accuser also perjured his own supporting affidavit. All of the aforementioned are facts, not speculation. I am rightfully indignant the prosecuter did not choose to charge for coercion or perjury, which is their right, although I think it is ludicrous. Two questions - I want some recourse. I do not want advice on a civil suit - I want to know if there is ANY accountability for prosecuters who do not charge for actual, uncovered crimes, or are they actually 100% immune? More importantly, I want to know if I can now file a police report against the man who did this to me -- and what grounds if any would I have? I am ot an attorney, so in my laymen terms I would want to file a police report for - obstruction of justice? lying to a police officer? coercing a witness? Can I do this, or would the police not take this domestic incident report seriously if the prosecuter did not choose to file charges - or could I convince police to make the arrest because I also think making false accusations / concealing egregious amounts of evidence is using the police to harass innocen parties. I believe this individual MUST face criminal recourse for what has transpired and there must be a way in the law to hold him accountable for such criminal acts.

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