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Is it any kind of misconduct that the same public defender

Is it any kind of misconduct that the same public defender defends the same client in two different felonies? We were told the delays in the trial are because anyone having anything to do with the previous case was deemed to have a conflict of interest. But the same lawyer is outed in the case notes.

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I am writing a book and want to thank people in the

I am writing a book and want to thank people in the acknowledgement. Do I need to get their permission to use their name in the book and if so what release form would I use? Thank you.

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I red a lawyer to take over a law suit I had brought to

I hired a lawyer to take over a law suit I had brought to federal court pro se. My lawyer has failed to expose opposing counsel for missing discovery deadlines, and even though they were sanctioned once, the opposing side did something else to misrepresent the defendent they were representing. I have begged my lawyer to expose to judge. He won't...I find out now...that my lawyer was represented in a legal malpractice suit by the opposing counsel .....isn't this a conflict of interest? It certainly has affected the outcome of my case!!!!

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Should I re an attorney from another county to avoid

Should I hire an attorney from another county to avoid "conflict of interest?'

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I have two commercial businesses sharing the property line

I have two commercial businesses sharing the property line with my primary residence. Local township ordinances require that they maintain their property in a specific manner. Over the last several years, one has failed to meet the basic landscaping requirements in spite of the fact that I have contacted them, the property managers and the township offices regarding the problem. The second business is new to the area and already they are not maintaining their property as they should, leaving me with two identical problems. I have contacted the township code enforcer regarding both businesses and asked that they step in and remedy the situation just as I have done since 2012. Nobody is making any headway nor have they made any in the past enforcing the ordinance in place regarding landscape maintenance for commercially owned properties. The township has many tools at their disposal to effect change but they have not acted on them. This problem has existed for over 4 years where one property owner is concerned and even though the other property owner is new, they are on track to cause the same issues. Not only is this an eyesore for us as property owners but it could affect our property value in the long run. Additionally, it is clear that township ordinance is being violated and the township is not correcting it. What legal action can I take to make these people do what they are supposed to do? Do I have a case against the property owners? Do I have a case against the township? If I do have a case, what type of legal counsel should I seek?

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What should l do. l found my attorney working and instead of

what should l do. l found my attorney working for defendants and instead of for me because of this l lost two defendants.Because the defendants are rich and paying bribe for my attorney. Now l am hiring another attorney because of this. l have fear it will happen again. what should l do. it is very hard to go after my attorney. l wish my attorney doesn't give his contact information to defendants. the only way l can do this is if l have my attorney as an assistant not fully representing me right?

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A realty company in Georgia was managing my in-laws five

A realty company in Georgia was managing my in-laws five rental properties while they lived in another state. In 2008, their tenant called the police to report that someone they knew had broken into the storage facility on the property and stole some items. They said they would come back later with friends to get more stuff. When the police report was filed, the realty company never notified my in-laws, nor did the police. In 2011, the realty company contacted my in-laws via email to say they someone had attempted to break into their storage facility and asked if the items inside were theirs. My father-in-law said yes and then ask them to send someone out there to see if anything had been taken. A maintenance man went to the property and looked at the storage facility and then wrote on the order "junk and trash still in shed." One man's junk is another's treasure. My father-in-law was told his stuff was still there and so he asked them to secure the facility. My in-laws flew to Georgia to move some items from the shed and when they got there with the U-Haul truck, everything was gone. They were going to drive to Nebraska to deliver items to my grandmother in-law. Since it was early in the morning, they went to any place they were connected with in business to see if they were open. They ended up arriving at their insurance company who contacted the realty agency. The realty agency said that a police report had been filed in 2008. Being in shock, my in-laws drove around for a while and could not take the mental anguish anymore and flew home. They assumed the police report from 2008 was already being worked but it was not. The first person that stole from them even had their name on the 2008 Police Report but nothing was ever done. My in-laws had no theft insurance on the shed as they did not even know someone broke into it in 2008. They did have a tenant in 2011 that stole the appliances from the trailer so it could have been them but who knows. The items in the shed included a 12 Foot long, oak German Shrank, an oak grandfather clock with Westminster chimes, 3 oak curio cabinets, 3 oak buffets and hutches, an oak coffee table, two oak bedroom sets, two sets of washers and dryers, Lladro figurines, Hummels, Lilliput Lanes, Waterford Crystal, a John Deere walk behind golf course lawn mower, table saw, chain saws, all of their family history and photos, kids high school diplomas, and all of my grandmother in-laws dowry from Korea that she was about to pass out to the family as she is 87 years old. When my in-laws got home from they flight, they went through their emails and found where the realty agency had sent them pictures in 2014 of the property following work that needed to be done which included replacing appliances that had been stolen. They had looked at the photos in 2014 but never noticed until now that a photo caught a shot of the storage shed in the background with the door wide open with nothing in it. They were not looking for their items to be stolen in those photos as they were not even aware that in 2008 the person was stealing from them. They have lost everything at approximately $130K in value. I have phoned the sheriff's dept who were looking into the 2008 case but now they never call me back. I have tried to hire lawyers in the town, and outside of the town and they all say it is a conflict of interest for them to sue the realty agency for mismanaging the property. I have tried to hire a federal real estate lawyer in Atlanta who does not call me back. We really need to know what if any options we have. I have all the agency emails now and tenant names.

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I have a question about a slow pitch men's softball

I have a question about a slow pitch men's softball association called USSSA and a subsidiary of that called the "conference". The association was founded by Don DeDonotis II and his son plays on a team named "Resmondo" who has dominated this league for over a decade. My question is Don DeDonotis III plays for Resmondo and is on the USSSA board of directors, is this a conflict of interest since they make the rules for this league? The entry fee for the conference is $ 5,000 / year and there are ~ 40 teams in the league. This is the highest level of softball in the U.S. Each weekend in the summer there are usually 1-2 tournaments that you can entered through out the U.S. Each team typically has a sponsor to pay for the travel costs and lodging during these events. Some players also get paid for their time. Is there anything that can be done from a legal point to make this league more transparent?

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Quedtion i just received a focuments a sue to appear in

Quedtion i just received a focuments a sue to appear in court for an accident that happened i believe a year ago... I was not driving it was a commercial truck... People at fault was the other driver... Mine was a company truck.. The truck is not under my name is ***** ***** corp name and at that time insurance was under corp name... However the driver was not included... The insurance agent never added him... Anyways time pass and now i received a notice to appear.. Not only me but 2 of my family members who have nothing to do.. What normally happened if i dont appear and if they dont appear as well... Bu the way i was not notify at mu address they served the focs at mu family residence

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