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My GF has a an ex BF that recently sent a modified initiate

my GF has a an ex BF that recently sent a modified initiate pic of them laying in bed (non-sexual) with the date changed. this individual also threaten to post proof or pictures online and as well as asking for money that is supposed owed to him. the date on the pic was dated for yesterday and my GF has been living with me and my folks all this time. he has done the same thing to her sister in japan and asking for money. what options do I have or my GF has. I saved the messenger conversation and saved the pic he sent just before he removed it from conversation.JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: Am in NJ and She lives in NYJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I reported the conversation to facebookJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no oh one more thing yes

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I have someone that is harassing me and everyone on my fb

I have someone that is harassing me and everyone on my fb with saying they wil ruin my life by exposing a video of me showing my private area.. what can I doJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: I live in georgiaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: No cause I don't know what to doJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I don't even know the person.. the person said they seen in on a site

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My previous employer was suing me for breach of noncompete.I

My previous employer was suing me for breach of noncompete.I denied signing one.They produced a copy with a forged signature.My attorney asked for the document for professional examination.The handwriting analysist reported that it was a forgery.They dropped the lawsuit.My question is can I ask them to pay me for money lost due to attorneys fees and professional fees without suing them.I really dont want to go through another long lawsuit if I dont have to.Will it be considered a threat?

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I can't seem to find a straight answer online regarding TSA

hi, i can't seem to find a straight answer online regarding TSA precheckJA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: Indiana hereJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: The general TSA form has been submitted and I was going to schdule a face to faceJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: This is regarding a DWI on the record from 3 years ago

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I just received to calls with no message. When I googled the

I just received to calls with no message. When I googled the number it came back to the south Nashville station. I'm in full believe that I'm being scammed and they are trying to extort money from me. If the call were real would a message have been left. Also is it difficult for the scammer in question to fake this numberJA: Because consumer protection law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: TennesseeJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: The man said if I didn't pay what he was asking he would turn to the policeJA: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.Customer: ReadyJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: There spanned over a dating site and I believe I'm a victim to what is referred to as sextortion

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I posted an ad on Craigslist casual encounters. Someone

I posted an ad on Craigslist casual encounters. Someone answers and asked if I could be generous. I say probably. Next thing I know she's asking for money for college books so I send her $100 in the mail but she claims she never got it. Since then she's been blackmailing me, now claims to have been kicked out of her home with her baby and I'm going to suffer. Did I commit a crime?JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: I need criminal jawJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not yet but I think she may be on her way to the policeJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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I'm getting blackmailed, California, not yet - I just sent a

Hi there - I'm getting blackmailedJA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: CaliforniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: not yet - I just sent a photo and texted, did not meet anyone but..JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: just the aboveI contacted an escort via text, sent a nude picture, agreed to meet and then didn't She got pissed very quickly and texted me to pay her cash or paypal for blowing her off. She then texted me a snapshot of my wifes facebook page and threatened to tell her and my friends of my "double life" I tried to reason, but she wants Paypal. I have not paid. The last text was her stating paypal because it was faster. Her pic is still up on Backpage, I think being an escort is her liveyhood not scamming but,,,, Please respond asap - it's happenenig now. Thanks.

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Nutjob is trying to serve me civil tro to my ex boyfriends

Nutjob is trying to serve me civil tro to my ex boyfriends house in Florida. I live in another state. The judge has extended it twice even though the police have returned unserved.How many times can he extend this? She claims I texted her and not even my number. They don't check this? I have no idea who she is. Another court date is on Tuesday. What can I do?

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I was seeing a guy and i got my settlement he talked me into

I was seeing a guy and i got my settlement he talked me into paying his back taxes 2300then he thteatned to tell my boyfriend about us if i didnt buy him a 6500 truck I did it like a dummy. Then he took1000 cash from me. Now hes ignoring my calls seeing another woman. Is their anythng I can do? Please help 10000is what he got totalJA: What state is this in? And how old is the truck?Customer: Va not sure 2002 i thinkJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: No he has 30 days to get tagsJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: He told me he wanted me forever and i believed him im bipolar and. I still should have seen it coming thamk u so much

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