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I live in Texas, and out of anger I posted intimate pictures

I live in Texas, and out of anger I posted intimate pictures of a woman who lives in Nigeria online. The intimate photos were obtained from my ex boyfriends phone. I also sent an intimate video of her to one of her family members who lives in Texas. I posted them on Instagram specifically. I later deleted the postings, but the family member still has the message. Everything was sent through a fake page. Me and the lady have fought via messages back and forth and she threatened me that she would be coming to see me in the U.S. soon. She ended up getting a travelers VISA and coming to Texas. Nothing physical has happened so far and I have not seen her. But she did message me saying that she was going to get back at me in a better way by reporting me to the police about those pictures I posted on Instagram. At this point I do not know what to do because I work and I honestly have never been in any legal trouble. I am willing to comply with law enforcement and give the absolute truth about the postings. I would just like to know what will actually happen? I made a mistake out of anger and I'm very concerned about what charges I would get. What should I prepare to do at this point? Do I need a lawyer, and am I looking at jail time?

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I own a restaurant and our manager wrote almost $30,000 in

i own a restaurant and our manager wrote almost $30,000 in checks to his friend who was posing as a handy man (we think the "handy man" was actually his drug dealer)---he had been told not to write any unauthorized checks --he did this over 6 months in smaller amounts--getting bolder as time when on...Finally it came out that the handy man "stole" some checks as well (about $10,00)Once the manager left (we were lucky and he quit) he created 4 fake checks and made them out to 1. his corporation 2. our director of operations and 3. and 4. to two liquor companies but then tried to cash them at check cashing places. The bank caught the fraud at the same time we did and they know where they were deposited (they can't tell us because of confidentiality but gave us a look that seemed to say it was our former manager)...These checks were all for over $950 (i know this is the limit above which check fraud becomes serious)......Can we sue him personally for damages and to get the money back and plus damages?

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Myself and sister received Letter from ADOT stating OIG

Myself and sister received Letter from ADOT stating OIG discovered discrepancy with customer record and they want us to talk to a detective. I believe they have found out that I obtained a fake ID using my sisters information 20 years ago (she had no knowledge).When I go talk to the detective, do I admit doing this or deny it? It is my understanding that this could be a class 5 felony charge...If I admit to doing it, do I need a lawyer?

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I need help believe I am being investigated fraud, Texas, No

Hi I need help for I believe I am being investigated for medicaid fraudJA: Because consumer protection law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: TexasJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No I just got a call this morning asking questions.JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: This is bad if they are. How do i no if they are. Should I wait or go in andd make changes to my case. There are changes coming up and in the past doing the renewal before I report changes seemed easier. Now I am afraid it all has caught up with me.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Criminal Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I am the only witness in a t and Run accident between a car

I am the only witness in a Hit and Run accident between a car and a bicycle in Albuquerque, NM. I saw the whole thing. I immediately stopped to see if the guy on the bike was OK and he was not. Another person then stopped to sit by the injured man and I got back in my car and chased the driver down who was driving away as if nothing had happened. I caught up to her and made her stop by blocking her car with mine. 911 was called and I made sure the lady drove back to the scene of the accident.The police told me to please answer my phone from a blocked number so they could talk to me. I have now been subpoenaed. Twice. The first time through the mail and today by a visit to my house from a guy at the District Attorney's office because of a change in the court date. He was not a polite guy and asked me questions about the house I live in and where I worked. I asked him if this was relevant to the case and he said no. After a two second pause, he turned around without saying anything, got in his car and left.My question is....Am I going to need an attorney because I witnessed this hit and run? Is their attorney going to grill me about my life? Or, am I there to just answer questions about the accident? If I need an attorney because I am a witness then this just exacerbates the idea of never getting involved.

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During the 79th regular session of the texas legislature,

During the 79th regular session of the texas legislature, House bill 867 was passed and it added Subchapter I,Artic les 62.401 to 62.408 to the Texas code of criminal procedure.Is it possible to get off the sex offenders register if the crime was committed be for 1998.if so do I need to contact a local lawer

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I have a question regarding a Federal Judgement. I was

I have a question regarding a Federal Judgement. I was ordered to pay a fine to the DOJ as part of a criminal prosecution. It has a 20 yr statute. I have diligently paid the for for 13 yrs. I am now retired with my only income being social security. They offset my monthly check the maximum amount allowable. I have made a case with the financial reports I submit to the DOJ annually that this is creating a hardship & they won't lower the offsetWhat recourse do I have? Can I 'petition' the sentencing judge with a motion to 'waive' the requirement to pay or order the DOJ to adjust the offset amount? If yes----how do I do that--do I need an attorney? Do I need to appear in court? What else can I do?

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What can I do about my ex-husband's unethical lawyer? I am a

What can I do about my ex-husband's unethical lawyer? I am a registered nurse and well aware of ethics. His attorney lies, manufactures false situations, pretty much says whatever she can get away with because it is much more difficult (and time consuming) to prove she is lying once her words are out there. My ex-husband has been in contempt on a number of issues for the past 5 YEARS since our divorce. Its as if court orders do not include him and his unethical attorney defends him. She is more like a defense attorney than a family law attorney.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Illinois. I've had it with her lying, delays, and repeated offensive treatment of me such as repeating lies as if they are truth. I want to file a grievance but here we are, over a year out since I filed my petition of contempt and she has successfully manipulated the original petition so that I and on the defensive now.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Yes....I have attorneys. It seems all attorneys don't want to step on another's toes even when they are absolutely guilty of lying. Can I file a grievance against opposing counsel?JA: What advice did they give you? Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Should I ask them first? Does my attorneys need to file the grievance or can I. I've been through this with opposing counsel (the same attorney) now for 5 years and I am sickened by what she gets away with.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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Dwayne B.

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My wife was killed in an automobile accident in Panama six

My wife was killed in an automobile accident in Panama six months ago. I was driving. After an investigation the case was closed. I am back in the states and was notified by a Panama lawyer that a urine test showed marihuana in my system so this is now considered a homicide and if I don't return they are getting Interpol after me. I had not smoked for several days before the accident. I am not responsible for the accident or her death. I am having a hard time after losing what was most important to me and I don't know what to do now. I had lived in panama for three years. Any advise would be appreciated.Thank youGraham Bates

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