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I attend Herzing University Orlando campus whose corporate

I attend Herzing University Orlando campus whose corporate office is located in Wisconsin. Herzing is a private, non-profit, secular University. I have been suspended for speech related accusations (asking too many questions) and am wondering if the state of Florida protects freedom of speech at private universitiesJA: Can you tell me where the nonprofit is registered?Customer: WisconsinJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: to whom?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I have also been accused of sending a text message which includes plans to harm an instructor, which I did not do, and have not been allowed to see said message or know it's contents. Additionally, I was not alerted to any allegations prior to walking into a meeting that I was told was regarding a grade dispute, and then having a pretyped letter read to me by the dean stating alegations and indicating the suspension. All of this is contrary to the student handbook as far as how suspension proceedings are supposed to occur

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Law Educator, Esq.

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A picture of me, my 12 year old grandson and an ex was

a picture of me, my 12 year old grandson and an ex was recently posted on www.liarscheatersRUs.com. I want to know what I can do legally: 1) have it removed 2) prevent from happening again or anything like it; 3) i have the name of the individual doing it; 4) i recently filed a harassment suit against herJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: MassachusettsJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: not about the cheaters postingJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: how can i stop her from continuing to do things like this?

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My neighbor has been bothering me and my Airbnb guests—them,

My neighbor has been bothering me and my Airbnb guests—them, mostly with unwanted questions. Problem is, I really don't have much proof. I haven't even asked them to make statements. And other than some video clips of him opening my trash can to put small bits of trash into, there's nothing really on the video especially since having the audio on is (to my belief) illegal.I would like to apply for a restraining order against this neighbor contacting me and any of my Airbnb guests.Shall I wait until I get some written and signed statements from one or more of my Airbnb guests? Or what success will I have if I simply ask the court for a restraining order based solely on my stated issues (bothering my guests, trying to get WiFi passwords, etc.)?

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I just learned from colleagues Googling my name that my ex

Hi, I just learned from colleagues Googling my name that my ex has posted slanderous things about me on multiple pages. I'm wondering if I have a case for digital harassment in California? http://cheatercollege.com/eli-spina-ucsb-sex-addict-santa-barbara-ca/ https://liarscheatersrus.com/eli-spina-sex-addict-santa-barbara-california.htmlJA: Because laws vary 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, thank you.

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Dwayne B.

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I have a situation where someone of whom I have never met or

I have a situation where someone of whom I have never met or spoken to ,has put outright lies on Yelp.He has never been a customer of mine and I have all the proof,i.e. documentation ,emails that he was no part of the business transaction that went on.....his lies are hurting my business,and the fact that they are all false statements is libel.I know Yelp has the freedom of speech on it's side but that does not include lies and Yelp removed it once ,then he put it back up and now they leave it up.Also since I don't advertise with Yelp they have since removed 5 star reviews and left his lies up.I have asked repeatedly to remove his comments that they refuse to.The statement even starts of with "a blond friend of mine" which indicates that it wasn't him that brought the car in.She signed all the paperwork authorizing 2 repairs and even sent me an email asking for one to be done...I don't know who he is,he is neither a boyfriend or spouseJA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: californiaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I have only contacted Yelp many times for now,but they don't seem to care.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I'm looking to sue him and/or Yelp

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If an individual wants to record (tape or electronically) a

If an individual wants to record (tape or electronically) a public meeting, is the Governing body allowed to request that the individual state that he/she is taping the meeting in Pennsylvania.I know that the individual has the right to tape the meeting but is the governing agency permitted to notify the public as a courtesy that an individual is taping.

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Are statements made to someones attorney grounds for

Are statements made to someones attorney grounds for defamation? I've got a case of intentional infliction of Emotional distress, false imprisonment, Breach of fiduciary duty, And more against the trustees of my family trust. It's A long story, but in summary, I just discovered the existence of a dozen false police reports and other reports made to the local mental health department that outline an almost two year long effort to have me declared legally incompetent so I couldn't sue them for committing estate fraud. Like I said it's a long story. I'll try to get the police to press charges for the false reports and they don't want anything to do with it, they keep saying it's s civil matter. And I can't use the information in the report as a basis for a defamation claim because information provided to the authorities in this respect is considered absolutely privileged. so my question is can I Use statements made to my own attorney by the defendants as a basis for defamation and then just have everything else serve as evidence for the claim? It's been over a year since the reports were made so even if I could use them the statute of limitations has passed for defamation. However it's only been about eight months since the defendants met with my attorney and told him the same thing that they said in those reports. They said I was schizophrenic, diagnosed With borderline personality disorder, that I had domestic charges, and basically anything else that you can think of to try to convince the authorities that I was a dangerous to others were a danger to myself. can I use those comments made my own attorney as a basis for this defamation claim ?

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I have raised my children as witches. My daughter 17 said

i have raised my children as white witches. My daughter 17 said aloud in school that she did intend to cast against a student that had been hurting her. i was not informed of the reasons i was asked to pick up my child, per the superintendent of schools. I will be informed tomorrow. i also know she is not being charged with any threat. do they have the right not to allow her to attend?JA: Because education law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: N.H.JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: nothingJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: can they fault her because of our belief? can they keep her from school?

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Brandon M.

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My daughter and grandson were shot and killed by her

My daughter and grandson were shot and killed by her husband, he then killed himself. I have custody of the 3 remaining children age 15, 13, & 8. I am trying to sell the family home (which is all the children have). and the WRAL TV station still has it as a top story. If you type in*****Clayton, NC, its like it happened yesterday not 6 years ago. It is preventing the sale of the property. As soon as they look on line, it's a NO. Can I some how make them take it off the top or at lease take out the videos and a play by play description of the incident. Maybe a letter from an attorney will make them do something. Otherwise I going to have to give the house away and they will have NOTHING. I did email the news station, no results Could you help me.Thank You, *****

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