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I cannot comply with a court order due to a physical

I cannot comply with a court order due to a physical disability. My punitive fines are about to rise so high that my disability benefits cannot pay them.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the court order was issued in?Customer: coloradoJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I am (speaking on behalf of someone who is) seeking legal advice on this matter.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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I'm on ssid in Oregon. Just started collecting my aflcio

I'm on ssid in Oregon. Just started collecting my aflcio pension. My husband works. How much savings can we haveJA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Portland orJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not just yet for 2016. Still gathering tax statementsJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Want to buy used big king cab American built truck soon House is paid for. rent land cheep $600

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I had 2 Lawyers help me back in 2010 with my SSI and they

Hi, I'm Cristine Cavicchi, I had 2 Lawyers help me back in 2010 with my SSI and they knew I was on Disability with the Federal Government with the USPS. I and my husband moved on October 19, 2016 to a new home, not far, but it was a move nonetheless. Moves are terrible, I found out after living in my old home for 24 years. Anyway, I received a second letter from SSI, asking me to respond with a letter about Reconsideration. This is what the letter said: We are wring to you new information about your disability benefits which you receive on this Social Security record. In the rest of this letter, we will tell you: : How we paid you $ 104,347.80 too much in benefits; and : What to do if you think we are wrong about the overpayment. Your Benefits : We paid you $ 150,446.00 for January 2008 through November 2016. Since we should have paid you $46,094.00 for January 2008 through November 2016, we paid you $ 104,352.00 more than you were due. We have to take into account your worker's compensation payment of $ 2,792.00 beginning March 2010 when we figure your Social Security benefits. Due to this payment, we are reducing your benefits. We will pay you a monthly check of $84.00 until we start to collect the overpayment. As of January 2017, I have not received any payment of any kind. I have spoken to one of these Lawyers, but it was after the 30 days they gave me to respond. This is partly due to the fact that I could not find the box that had his paperwork in it,because of the move. The other reason is due to the fact that I fell four times in my new house and none of the Doctors I saw could figure out why, until I saw my Pain Specialist, Dr. Kesten. He has bloodwork drawn and found out I had low Potassium and I almost died because of it. This was almost three weeks after I fell and I knew something was wrong but no one could find out what. Dr. Kesten called me at 4;30 pm on Wednesday night January 11,2017 and told me to get to the ER right away because my Potassium level was at 2.4 and it should be at 4.5 to 5.0. After being at the ER for one half an hour it dropped to 2.0. After being there and an IV of Potassium and drinking straight Potassium of 2 cups they could only get it to 2.4 again. SO they were trying to get me a bed in a Hospital. The only bed available was at Skyridge. I got there at midnight and got hooked up to an IV right away and had to drink four cups of Potassium right away. They still could not level it out until I drank four more cups the following day. I guess being low on Potassium your heart can stop. Cristine CavicchiJA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: ColoradoJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I finally got a hold of one of the Lawyers 5 days after January the 12th, 2017. Which was the 30 days on the 12th.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I don't think so. Except is there anything I can do about this,, because I didn't tell them what to pay me.JA: I'm not sure of the exact price, but there's only a $5 deposit. The rest of the price information will be on the page I send you to.Customer: okay, I will pay the $5.00JA: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.Customer: Thank you

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I am applying for Social Security disability benefits... I

I am applying for Social Security disability benefits... I got denied by an administrative law judge. My lawyer said he is definitely appealing it, not only because the judge did a few things wrong, and that that judge has only a 15% acceptance rate, but my condition has also gotten worse since that decision. So my question is, Is the appeal just to prove that the judge made a mistake or can it also be used to introduce new medical evidence that my condition has gotten worse since then?

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I just got denied disability benefits at the hearing in

I just got denied disability benefits at the hearing in front of the judge... VERY disappointing! My lawyer said we DEFINITELY should have won! He said we got the worst judge(has a 15% approving record). The lawyer said we will definitely appeal it to the judges appeals committee and that he feels that the judge did at least 3 things including disregarding medical evidence that should help us.My question to you is, what are the chances that I get it overturned? I mean do you know the actual percentage of appeals that DO get overturned?

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I have been married 32 years and my wife is wanting a

i have been married 32 years and my wife is wanting a divorce she has been dating somebody else i draw disability and military check can she get any money out of meJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: alabamaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: yes i have done filed for a divorceJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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I work for a company for over 20 years In March of 2016 I

I work for a company for over 20 years In March of 2016 I got sick at work and was on disability since I may be able to go back to work February 1St but when I called my job to tell them I was told by Hr That she has to check with corperate and plant mananger to see if they will let me back is this LegalJA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: PennsylvaniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: To WhomJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I was taken out of my Job by ambulance to the hospital and Life Flighted to another hospital

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I was terminated from my job while I was out on temporary

I was terminated from my job while I was out on temporary disability, Four days prior to that I enquirer about my long term disability insurance. After I was terminated I called the long term disability insurance company and they said that my policy was cancelled when I was terminated. Is that legal?JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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Thanks. If you resign your position due to a medical/mental

thanks. If you resign your position due to a medical/mental condition related to the stress exacerbated by the current work situation do you get unemployment and Cobra? I am 67 years of age and suspect that this would not count as "disability"JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Virginia and the organization is a non-profitJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: noJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I have bi-polar disorder and the situation is that one day I have enough to do so that I don't have to take vacation or sick leave to make up my time and the next I have absolutely nothing to do. It is literally driving me crazy.

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