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To Whom it may concern,, and I live in a gated community

To Whom it may concern,My name is***** and I live in a gated community called Nees Park Place in Fresno, California. We have lived in this home for almost 20 years. We have never had any issues or complaints until recently. Last Saturday, May 22nd, 2017, my gardener brought his 16-year-old son to help him with his duties at my house. The gardener knows to fully close the gate so that my dogs can't get out. Unfortunately, the son left the gate open and two of my dogs got into the front yard. When I realized my two dogs had gotten out I immediately proceeded to get them back into my house. One of my neighbors who routinely walks her dogs in front of my house told me that I had to, “Put my dog down because I can't control him.” She said that this was the second time she felt threatened by my dog and she would report it to the community and my dog will be taken away from me. My dog barking at another dog and their owner doesn't constitute my dog being punished. My dog hasn't caused any physical damage to any other dog nor person that requires any veterinarian or doctor.My dogs are American Bullies. They are a relatively new breed between English Bulldogs and American Bull Terrier. None of my dogs are over 14 inches in height. They are considered exotic and are considered show quality dogs. Two of the three dogs are Nationally Registered Service Dogs. My first dog named “Sweetie” has been in training for almost three years now. She is a registered Service Dog and also a part of the program called Therapy Dog International. This is a very high honor for any dog and only the “Top 5 percent) of dogs even pass. Sweetie, my first dog is the mother to my other two boy dogs. Their names are ***** ***** Panda. Blaze has been identified as the dog that I can't control and is the target of unfair abuse by my uneducated neighbors. Unfortunately for some reason my dogs are to intimidating to look at and are being unfairly judged.Blaze has been my Nationally Registered Service dog over almost 6 months now. He, like his mother before him, passed the prestigious Service Dog Test. Blaze takes part in competitive training 4 days a week. Some of his accolades include 2 AKC Titles for First Level Obedience Competition and Basic Obedience Exercises. In total, Blaze has participated in 6 AKC dog shows and he has always placed in the top three.What I need to know is my legal rights with regards ***** ***** my service dogs as well as my home from people who may try to bring unnecessary threats to my well-being or my dogs. I am a retired teacher and need my service dogs to help with my daily life. I have been diagnosed with lupus and fibromyalgia so having service dogs makes living much easier. My well-being depends on protecting my family and my dogs are family. Please advise me on my legal rights and how to proceed. I look forward to hearing back from you as soon as possible.Thank you,CustomerJA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Fresno, CAJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I was told, They did.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: There is a person who work for police. He helped them.

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I rented a townhouse for approximately 3 years, the initial

Hello, I rented a townhouse for approximately 3 years, the initial contract included a non refundable pet deposit and a secure bond deposit. We have been going round over $600 as they are saying I needed to replace the carpet due to pet stains. I referred to the original contract and they are saying only the last contract which has no reference to the pet deposit is valid and I have to pay. What right do I haveJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: Miramar, floridaJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: On my credit report yesJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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I'm having a ton of trouble with my landlord and we will

I'm having a ton of trouble with my landlord and we will probably end up in court, so I'm doing researchJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: texasJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: no, but he is harassing me and my son. Ive paid my rent until December 31st and hes trying to tell me to vacate (my son is in drivers ed and hit the garage (my insurance is paying for it). He told me to leave and that he is going to file charges on me for destroying his property. Today, he went to my office and left paperwork (notice to vacate) on all my co-workers desks and called my boss and suggested she fired me! I'm livid'JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no is this going to cost me ?

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I am scheduled to have a fence installed in my backyard. My

I am scheduled to have a fence installed in my backyard. My next door neighbors knew I intended to do that because I talked to them about it first. I have a 3 year old german shepherd that I am still trying to train. They handed me a letter yesterday citing my dog's barking as the reason why they don't want me to put up the fence. They don't want him being outside for extended periods of time. They were also threatening by citing a barking ordinance in our township that prohibits barking dogs in the house. It goes into detail about my neighbor's health and how my dog's barking makes everyone feel. Believe me, I feel it too. I am working with my dog trying to get it under control. The last line of the letter states, Of course, another option you have is getting a security system for protection, instead of Bear (my dog). Can they do anything to make me get rid of my dog?JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Pennsylvania.JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not to my knowledge.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No.

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Do condo owners have the right to demand that a vote to

Do condo owners have the right to demand that a vote to change the rule regarding smoking in the building we all live in audited by an independent individual or entity?JA: Where is the property located?Customer: Clifton Park NY 12065JA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: Yes a ballot was sent to all ownersJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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Can a condo board tell you you have to disconnect a

Can a condo board tell you you have to disconnect a washer/dryer because a new rule is going into effect in the near future when you were allowed to have a washer/dryer from 1978 until the new no washer/dryer goes into effect?JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state the association is in?Customer: Arlington Heights, ILJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: The board attorney is currently reviewing the new rules & regulations. They have been passed by the current board, but not given to the members in their final form. He has a draft.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No.

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Tenant has filed for bankruptcy. Can I evict him for a

tenant has filed for bankruptcy. Can I evict him for a non-rent reason?JA: What state are you in? And has anything been officially filed?Customer: virginiaJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: yes in the eastern district federal courtJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I have not filed for any eviction paperwork yet

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Before me my husband met he was renting a house. He had no

Before me my husband met he was renting a house. He had no kids or pets. After a year of being together I moved in with him with my Daughter. After two years we had another baby and a dog. Our landlord's wife requested an increase in rent due to him having a wife and kids. He declined as he was not paying per person, he was paying to rent the whole house. They still increased the rent stating they will take care of cutting the grass (They only did it like 3 times). After 7 months they informed us they sold the house and gave us 3 months to vacate. No eviction notice was provided. We explained it will be hard to find a house to live that fast and transfer our belongings. A boat, a kiosk in the shed and 5 cars. We stated we will aim for May 1st. We took everything from the inside of the house, but were not able to remove boat, kiosk and two cars. Landlord stated it was fine and charged us $100 to keep them there two more weeks. Now they are sending texts stating we need to remove our belongings this Saturday. There is no contract between the landlord and my husband, everything has been verbal.

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This is the continuation of my previous question- regarding

This is the continuation of my previous question- regarding dog barking ( we own condo in California). We got formal letter from HOA stating that neighbor complained on the noise and that we don't clean after our dog. The last one is complete lie.That neighbor yelled at us in the most rude form today in the morning because the dog barked. We would like to know if it is worth to file a complaint to HOA on her. Some friends say that this will be her formal confirmation that this is our dog who barks and not someone else.We plan to write in our written response letter to HOA that accusation that we don't clean for our dog is not true. For the first one- That dogs bark (that's how they communicate) and the HOA allows pets, there are several other dogs that bark at the same level. That we put an effort to keep dog quiet, especially at night. Is there anything else we ought to say, do, write? Please do not advise to remove the dog, this is not an option.Is there any way to attach image of the letter we wrote. Thank you.

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