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I am seeking advice regarding Notice of Removal (28 USC 1332

I am seeking advice regarding Notice of Removal (28 USC 1332 and USC 1446 for a civil law suit.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: LouisianaJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: Yes, a pleading was filed on my behalf. My neighbor attacked me. I lived in a gated community and the homeowners' association failed to assist me with this individual.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My name is***** Yes, what is my options. My contact number is(###) ###-#### Also, my email address is .

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CalAttorney2

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I had a pending sale on my home. The buyers agent only

I had a pending sale on my home. The buyers agent only reported there was a contingency ready to close in 3 weeks and would pay cash,,She did not disclose there were 2 more homes contingent in order for my buyer to purchase my home!The last contingent (3) backed out and affected all sales!, Should I had known all the contingencies I would never accepted the buyer,, Help what can I do

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My question is I sold a house that was left to me by my

My question is I sold a house that was left to me by my mother who passed away about ayear ago. The house went threw probate. There was no money in the estate just the house.During the inspection of the roof there was damage found and the insurance company paid to have the roof replaced. The problem is the insurance company wrote the check to the estate of my mother in her name and I can't deposit or cash check because I don't havea estate checking account. I am told by the bank I need a estate account and number tobe able to deposit check into. How do I go about getting a estate number for this and what is the cost.

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On Sept, 23, 2015 I had to defend Officer Samples' two

On Sept, 23, 2015 I had to defend Officer Samples' two alleged fence violations: 1) UDO-230-80-1 "FENCE WHICH EXTENDS INTO THE FRONT YARD SETBACK IS OVER THE ALLOWED 4 FT IN HEIGHT." and 2) UDO-230--80-5 PLASTIC MATERIAL BEING USED AS A FENCE LOCATED IN THE FRONT YARDThe 6 FT fence was cut to 4 FT and a lattice in plastic of 2 FT was hanged over it for privacy because the neighbor's drive way was higher than 4 FT and I could see her door and the vehicles wheels..The Judge dismissed both violations accepting that the plastic lattice was not a part of the fence.One year after, on Sept, 2016, Officer R. White wrote another Citation in VIOLATION OF UDO-230-80-1 "6FT FENCE IN FRONT YARD WITH LATTICE ATTACHED FROM 4 FT UP TO 6 FT."I reminded him that the Judge already dismissed a previous violation of UDO-230-80-1 but he said that someone told him that the Judge made a mistake. When I asked him to identify who told him that. He said it was Mrs Samples the Officer who was in the Court Room. Mrs Samples is also the Officer who served me the same Citation which was dismissed one year ago.It is clear that the Police Dept. did not like the Judge's order and sent Officer White to write another Citation over the one which was dismissed.What should I do?1- Send a certified letter to the Officer who served the same Citation knowing that it was dismissed but insisted that the Judge made a mistake requesting to cancel the Citation?or2- Motion the Judge for punitive damages for contempting her order?

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Lucy, Esq.

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We have been renting for 5 1/2 yrs and the owner recently

Hello. We have been renting for 5 1/2 yrs and the owner recently put the house on the market. We did not want to purchase this home and found a nicer home to buy. We close on our home Oct 24th and I told the landlord we would be out by the 31st. Our rent is paid for Oct as well. Am I obligated by law to allow showings on the home we are currently renting? I feel this is an invasion of our privacy and is very inconvenient as we are trying to pack and I am only being given a few hours notice. Please advise...Thank you!!

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A neighbor's enormous tree is going to fall on my property.

A neighbor's enormous tree is going to fall on my property. Is there anything I can do about it?

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The building my condo is in was shoddily constructed,

The building my condo is in was shoddily constructed, causing leaks from my balcony into the apt below. At first we assumed it was a faulty HVAC system, but later realized the balcony was a possibility. Especially because the HVAC unit was turned off while the lproblems continued. The board hired engineers to assess the warranty of the balcony (the found out they were not well build either). During the first probe the engineers removed two tiles in a prominent location, that is very exposed to the elements (my balcony has a large area covered by the balcony above). Leaks got worse and happened more frequently. My apt became moldy, the floors started popping up. The board was aware, especially in lieu of the fact that one of the board member lives in the apt that gets water damaged water coming from my apt. The tiles created by the tiles were never covered (when I ask someone came to cover the area with a plastic sheet, which did not stay in place). Month later (1:~Sept '15, 2: ~May '16) the board had the engineers come back a few more times. I spoke to a board member about the tiles and leaks before going away for the summer. About 4 - 6 more tiles were removed in different areas (some covered, some not) while I was on vacation. None of them were covered. My floor popped up so much that the HVAC in one room is hovering a few (5-6") above the wooden floor). Other areas of my floor look water damaged. Can the board be held responsible, since it did not take proper action, in lieu of the fact that each owner is usually responsible to paid for damage done inside their apt (condo)? Thank you!

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Folks, I need a Community Association lawyer to respond to

Folks,I need a Community Association lawyer to respond to this query.While attending the September HOA meeting at the board President's home, I observed that he had recently taken over and redeveloped the Common Maintenance Area (CMA) behind his house. When I challenged him on this, he simply replied that it was his property and that the ARC chairman signed off on the changes. When I pointed out that this was not permitted, and a very serious violation of our CC&Rs, he and other attending board members seemed little concerned.This board consistently fails to document unfavorable comments in the meeting minutes and we are still awaiting release of minutes back to the May meeting. Also, board meetings are only held bi-monthly, so the next occurs in November. I view this CMA violation as egregious and cannot see how it can be exposed in a timely manner without distributing a flyer.I would like to send you a copy of the proposed flyer, along with a copy of our CC&Rs so you can verify the provisions I referenced therein. In general, I would like to know; 1) the legality of my proposed action, 2) the possible legal consequences, and 3) the appropriateness of the flyer content? I have kept the information factual and, I believe, provided reasonable commentary without personal invective.Please let me know if you can accommodate my request, and the approximate cost. Thanks very much for your help.Regards,Mark CusanoEmail:***@******.***

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Do you have experience with lis pendens? Arizona, Yes my

Do you have experience with lis pendens?JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: ArizonaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Yes my ex-financee filed a lis pendens as part of her civil suit against me. The civil suit has been resolved ( I was granted attorney's fees), and she is appealing final judgement.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: The property is title solely in my name.

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