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May I get a copy of the papers that made it possible for the

May I get a copy of the papers that made it possible for the state of Pennsylvania to get custody of me in the year 1952. My dad left my mother without resources and my brother, sister, and I were either voluntarily given up for adoption or taken away from my mother, I don't know which. I was placed in a school in Millford, Pa. at age eight and remained there until I was eighteen. My parents are dead and I want to know how we were removed from our home.

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I am in the middle of trying to get divorced. We are in

I am in the middle of trying to get divorced. We are in mediation, with lawyer input.JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: We have agreed to split all Joint assets. I have just been fired from my job. How is maintenance determined? Can they attch any inherioted assets that are not typically subject to division? I live in NYJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: BrieflyJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Two kids ,21 years old Juniors in college . I am supporting them and paying tuition

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I retained a big law firm who is attempting to withdraw from

I retained a big law firm who is attempting to withdraw from my case a week before my visitation modification trial. The opposing party filed a week ago to take my deposition tomorrow a day before my pretrial hearing takes place. I have refused as the case has been in litigation for two years and I live in Dallas, TX. Because my attorney is attempting to withdraw I feel she isn't looking out for my best interests and advised I should pay to travel to Kansas city and get deposed on a weeks notice.Questions:Does the party requested the deposition have the right to depose me a week before a trial?Can I request a continuance as my attorney is not ready for trial, has no exhibits ready or filed and I feel is simply planning on withdrawing from this case?My attorney has "disengaged" from representing me since October 11th and up until this week when I made noise at her firm has she done anything for my case. She has refused to reach out to opposing counsel on my behalf. Is this illegal?

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I see where banks subscribe to a Social Security service

I see where banks subscribe to a Social Security service that notifies them when a person dies. Are Florida estate attorneys automatically notified when a client dies and do they then reach out to possible beneficiaries?

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How is a coverture fraction for a QDRO figured out. I was

How is a coverture fraction for a QDRO figured out. I was married for 40 months and my ex is entitled to half the value of the accrued pension amount, which was 100k. I'm finishing my 300th month (25 years) and I plan on retiring. I'm trying to figure out how much she will get of a 6900 pension check?JA: Family law varies by state. What state are you in?Customer: new jerseyJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: I went through this in divorce court, but no one figured out the exact amount and the final judgment by the judge doesn't list a specific dollar amount. Just says she's entitled to half the accrued amount of 100k.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: that's it

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I currently live in NY, but my son was born in VA, my ex

I currently live in NY, but my son was born in VA, my ex changed his name in VA, after a court order was issued in NY that she was not allowed to do so. Now my son is 4 years old, he will be starting school in 9 months, and his birth certificate from VA, his this other name that she had changed against the NY court order. He has always been raised as Michael, but his birth certificate states that his name is***** their Father, I have physical custody of both my children, my ex is only allowed weekly visitations. What do I have to do to get this resolved?JA: Because education law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: He was born in VA, but my ex and I both live in NY.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No, I am a veteran from the Navy, and I have had a lot of financial difficulties, that I am in the middle of rectifying.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: We currently have lawyers provided by the NYS state court system, incl a law guardian that was assigned for the children, but they all say this name change issue has nothing to do with them.

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Am going thru uncontested divorce now and my question is

good morning, am going thru uncontested divorce now and my question is about child support..in txJA: Okay, I'll connect you to the Lawyer to discuss this further with you. Before I do, is there anything else you want the lawyer to know?Customer: my question is does the support have to be ordered in or can we take care of it ourselves..i dont wish to be in the state of tx database and treated like a criminal and submitting stuff to sate etc

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My exwife is going through outpatient rehab for alcohol

My exwife is going through outpatient rehab for alcohol abuse as well as AA and personal counseling. She has been clean for about a week. She was clean prior to the past couple months. We have shared custody of my 10 yr son. Can I (with out a court order) prevent my ex from seeing by son or demand only to see my son under supervision?

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When my husband and I divorced 8 years ago I was not aware

When my husband and I divorced 8 years ago I was not aware of retirement benefits. Who' do I contact to seek these benefits?JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: StatesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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