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Actually my sister got a shoplifting ticket for a first time

Hi,Actually my sister got a shoplifting ticket for a first time and she never did that before...I think she wasn't in a stable mood.becouse she doesn't even need to do that!!!This happens for her on Saturday 25th and I really don't know how should I help her and what will happen for herJA: In what state did this occur?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not yet i can not pay to lawyer now And to be unest I have no idia how much it will coastJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I just want to know that what will happen for her I really shame to ask any one because this things never happened for our family

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RobertJDFL

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Can sex offender visit Israel from USA? Utah, Not

Hi. Can sex offender visit Israel from USA?JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: UtahJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not understand? I finished probation five years ago..JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No...

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Thelawman2

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I have a domestic violence on my record and just found out I

I have a domestic violence on my record and just found out I can't posses a firearm, I am a huge hunter and an outdoorsman, what can I do to get this off my record or get gun rights back.

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Dwayne B.

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You answered my questions about employment background checks

Hello - You answered my questions about employment background checks and my first time DUI in Louisiana back on March 31. You may not recall that discussion but I have now received an offer of employment formally and although I have had several months of interviews and job competency screenings I have not yet been asked about prior arrests, etc. They are now asking me to fill out an online application with the following information I am copying and pasting to you directly from the company application site:• Have you ever been charged with a crime which resulted in a guilty plea, conviction, probation, or a no contest plea? (This includes all felonies, driving under the influence/driving while impaired, and all misdemeanors other than minor traffic violations.) RequiredYes, No or Not applicable• If you answered yes to the above question, for each instance, please state the date of the incident, place/employer, circumstances of the situation, accusation and your conduct in the situation. In addition, provide the name of the court, location, and outcome of the case.• SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR ANSWERING THE BACKGROUND VERIFICATION QUESTIONS. PLEASE REVIEW THIS INFORMATION CAREFULLY. Hawaii, Illinois, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington D. C. Candidates: Do not answer the questions on criminal convictions and pending charges. PLEASE RESPOND TO THE ABOVE QUESTIONS WITH "NOT APPLICABLE". 1. All Candidates Answering Questions: Do not include convictions that were by court order sealed, eradicated, erased, annulled, impounded, restricted or expunged, or charges that resulted in a diversion program successfully completed or currently in progress, or charges that resulted in a suspended imposition of sentencing after which the court discharged or dismissed the charge. 2. Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Nevada, South Carolina, and Utah Candidates: Do not respond to the question regarding arrests on matters for which you currently are out on bail or your own recognizance. 3. California Candidates: Do not include misdemeanor marijuana-related convictions that are more than two (2) years old or misdemeanor convictions for which probation was successfully completed or otherwise discharged and the case was judicially dismissed. 4. Connecticut Candidates: You are not required to disclose the existence of any arrest, criminal charge, or conviction, the records of which have been erased. Criminal records subject to erasure are records pertaining to a finding of delinquency or fact that a child was a member of a family with service needs, an adjudication as a youthful offender, a criminal charge that has been dismissed or nolled (not prosecuted), a criminal charge for which the person was found not guilty, or a conviction for which the offender received an absolute pardon. Any person whose criminal records have been erased is deemed to have never been arrested within the meaning of the law as it applies to the particular proceedings that have been erased, and may so swear under oath. 5. Washington Candidates: Limit any response to the past ten (10) years. 6. Indiana Candidates: Regarding arrests limit your response to pending charges for felonies and class A misdemeanors that are less than one (1) year old. 7. Michigan Candidates: Regarding arrests, limit your response to felony arrests awaiting conviction or dismissal. 8. New York Candidates: An ex-offender who is denied employment may, upon written request, receive a statement of the reason(s) for denial within 30 days of the applicant's request for such information. 9. North Dakota Candidates: Regarding arrests, limit your response to pending charges that are less than one (1) year old. 10. Utah Candidates: Limit any response to felony convictions only. Do not respond to question regarding arrests on a matter for which you currently are out on bail or your own recognizance•END OF COMPANY SITE TEXTZoey, the way I read the section titled • SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR ANSWERING THE BACKGROUND VERIFICATION QUESTIONS. PLEASE REVIEW THIS INFORMATION CAREFULLY. under their section 1 it says "Do not include....or charges that resulted in a suspended imposition of sentencing after which the court discharged or dismissed the charge." Based on that quotation, I believe I can truthfully say NO to the question about prior convictions, probations, etc on the application because the company is saying do not include those convictions. As a reminder, I received a DUI in 2010, pled guilty under a suspended sentence in Jan 2011 under LA article 894 and completed a six month probation, fine, community service, alcohol course, all requirements of court met and completed July 2011.My question to you is do you agree with how I should read the company instructions and that I may say NO to the arrest question on the application?

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Zoey_ JD

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There is some context I'd like to provide first ... I"m in a

Hi,There is some context I'd like to provide first ... I"m in a massive legal battle with my childs father at the moment. He's severely behind on child support to the point they put a lien on his bank account + he got fired in November. The last two days we've been in family court for petition to change support and today he is pushing for visitation which I've never denied him. Bc he has no money he claims he will be homeless or have to move into his parents home in Florida (we are in NYC). He's begging me to forgive the Arrers on the account but I can't pay my bills b/c I support my child. Plus I've supported him for 3 years despite all the emotional abuse and lies.That is all context... My question is this...Bc I'm not willing to file with the court to remove the lien and forgive the arrers he's threatening to file an assault charge against me. Two years ago after he just moved back in (I kicked him out bc he wouldn't get a job) and swore he wasn't talking to other women I found out he was and slapped him. It happened twice sadly and I am beyond ashamed. I've never done anything like that before and ran out of my apartment sobbing after it happened.Can he file an assault charge against me? He's pretty much huge compared to me and insanely emotionally unstable and abusive and the lying and manipulation i've been through definitely has taken a toll.He's threatening to keep filing anything he can against me until I forgive the arrers b/c he's in such a bad spot.Any help is appreciated.

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Zoey_ JD

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My husband has a pending criminal case in Texas, he was

My husband has a pending criminal case in Texas, he was recently arrested for an alleged crime he committed in another state. There was a warrant placed for his arrest and he is being held without bond. I am being told he will not be released until his pending matters are solved in Texas, which could be months before he can deal with this other issue in Louisiana. What can be done to at least get him out on bail?JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when was the warrant issued?Customer: he lives in Houston, Tx, warrant was issued 2/6/17 in Louisiana, he was arrested 2/21/2017JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Yes but I have not gotten a straight answer as to what we can do to get him out while he awaits trial.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: He is currently on probation in Louisiana for an old misdemeanor that is not related to either current cases.

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I have a ticket just now my car is not registered my frien

I have a ticket just now my car is not registered my frien let me use his plate sticker and I did not have Insurrance they took the car and give a ticket with this 4462.5/16020(a)/4000(a)(1)JA: In what state did this occur?Customer: In San Francisco CaliforniaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: No it's just happened one hour agoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I'm planing to pay the registration and insurance in order to take my car back but the issue is I will have court on 4/21/17 09:00 am at Brayan's streetJA: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.Customer: Thank you my phone number is(###) ###-####.

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Truck was stuck 100 yards from my house, no signal so I

Truck was stuck 100 yards from my house, no signal so I walked home to get assistance. Troopers searched and towed my vehicle to my home and said they found a Marijuana roach. I never gave consent to search or tow as assistance was already on the was. Was sited with paraphernalia.JA: What state is this in? And how old is the truck?Customer: Tx 07JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: 100 percent disabled veteran. Ptsd and Tbi debilitating migraines all service connected injurys from war. Somtimes I smoke Marijuana for relief from the pain rather than take the opioid the value trys to prescribe

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Illinios dui lawyer. story short i had 2 or 3 dui;s back

illinios dui lawyer .long story short i had 2 or 3 dui;s back from the 80s and the last one was in 1998.i work from home . so i never went to get my license back after they revoked it in 1998. and couldnt afford the lawyers and court feesi never had any problems with the law ever since , however the dumbass that i am got caught running to the store last night .so i got tickets for going the wrong way . driving on a revoked and dui because i was told never to blow back in the 90's .so he wrote me up red eyes and could smell liquor . ...i really still cant afford an expensive lawyer . so what are my options here please . thanks for you help please .

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