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My husband was just recently flying back from Mexico after

My husband was just recently flying back from Mexico after visiting a friend there and having his teeth worked on. He flew into Georgia as his layover and would be continuing his flight into Orlando, and was arrested at the airport on a warrant of fugitive from justice for something in Florida. He never received anything regarding any warrant or complaint against him. He was held in Georgia and was just informed he is being extradited to Florida in the morning. He found out the charge is grand larceny over 20,000. He has never had any legal issues before, his concern is, when he gets to Florida and he goes before a judge, if his attorney is not present, should he wave his right to a speedy trial, is that when it is done or will he be able to get to speak to an attorney first? I am currently working on getting an attorney. We have not lived in the county he is being extradited to in three years, but our mail was always forwarded and email addresses did not change. I am totally lost as what to do.

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I have an interesting series of questions to ask. First the

Good Afternoon,I have an interesting series of questions to ask.First the background;I was convicted on one count conspiracy to commit bank fraud for which I was sentenced to 41 months in prison and ordered to pay 700K+ in restitution. I have served my sentence and am now on probation. I am paying $200 a month on that restitution amount. I have never missed a payment.My former business partners testified against me. They are now embroiled in a federal bankruptcy case stemming from their behavior during the time that my crime (supposedly) was committed.An involuntary bankruptcy proceeding was initiated a few years ago, shortly after my sentencing. This proceeding also contains an adversarial proceeding initiated by the bankruptcy trustee in which she lays out a federal RICO allegation. One of the predicates within the RICO allegation is that my former business partners lied to the creditor (bank) about my behavior which in turned caused the bank to sue me and my federal bank fraud case to be initiated. The allegation is that my former business partners knew the bank would pass along their false statements to the justice department thus hindering the justice department's investigation as well as the bank's potential recovery of assets. There are (at least) eight other predicates called out within the adversarial proceeding.I maintained that I had no criminal intent and I did not benefit from the conspiracy. There were no other “conspirators” indicted.The case has been litigated in federal bankruptcy court and the judge has the case under advisement since December 19, 2015. The trustee expects a ruling soon.I can answer any questions you may have in order to clarify this further.My first question isIf the judge decides against my former business partners and all creditors are made whole do I still owe restitution?

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I am trying to research how much it costs to quash a

Hello. I am trying to research how much it costs to quash a Subpoena in Oklahoma.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the subpoena was issued in?Customer: OklahomaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not yetJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: I am not able to attend court as I am scheduled to be out of town. The ADA is requesting I call in to provide my testimony over the phone. I do not believe I can secure a confidential space for myself during the phone call and I feel that offering my testimony in this manner violates HIPPA.

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I have a concern that bothers me due to the very definition

I have a concern that bothers me due to the very definition of client-attorney relationship. I have asked for a free consultation to a potential case and fill out a brief explanation of the case online. The attorney called me and asked me to send the medical records to her to see if, I have a case or not, tough she also stated that does not mean that we have a client-attorney relationship established. As I considered a normal reaction of thought, that throws a red flag to me because if, this attorney decides no to take my case for whatever reason, she would have knowledge of all my information regarding a potential case. I think it could be detrimental for my cause if, the information she was given access to, without a client-attorney bonding relationship, could end up in the wrong hands meaning the possibility of that attorney to know the party I'm trying to bring a lawsuit. Any insight will be deeply appreciated.

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Shell is cleaning up underneath or soil. And we have been

Shell is cleaning up underneath or soil. And we have been relocated but Shell has failed us. So my mother signed a contract with the corporate housing and Shell in English yet she only speaks Spanish. So on 4th of July there was a brawl here in the apartment and now they are trying to evict us. Shell is pressuring my mother that if we don't move by Friday they will ruin her credit.JA: What state is this in? And when did the issue begin?Customer: Carson, CA. Well the issue with Shell and the clean up was settled. The issue is that now that we are relocated and they are pressuring us to move out, yet my mom is really sick and flaring up with Lupus. I guess the issue is with Oakwood the corporate housing company, Alta Southbay (apartment building we live in) and shell for not providing traslatorsJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Yes, I need a substitute fast.JA: What advice did they give you?Customer: our lawyer told me to find representation because i am not happy with him. i feel like he got bought of by ShellJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Yes, i have text messages that I sent out to Shell that i was not happy here at corporate housing because i was being harassed by the neighbors and they failed to respond. Like i said my biggest issue is that my mom is sick and they provided her with no translators, yet they pressure her to sign contracts

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I met a younger woman on a dating site and she turned out to

I met a younger woman on a dating site and she turned out to be a con artist, according to a detective who appeared at my front door last week. She has put me in a financial bind. What are my legal rights?

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I recently stayed at an Airbnb hosted property and my

I recently stayed at an Airbnb hosted property and my girlfriend's car got towed because the host did not give clear direction of parking instructions (on her Airbnb listing it states "free parking on premises"). The host also stated to not park in the 2nd floor, so we parked on the level G3. After a night out and coming back from an enjoyable night, we come back to our car gone and towed for parking in the wrong area. Turns out that you cannot Park on the 3rd floor either. Airbnb refunded my stay but not the towing damages, what can I do for legal remedy?

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My grandson was picked up Friday 16,2016. In Everman Tx. The

My grandson was picked up Friday 16,2016. In Everman Tx. The police was looking for him for warrants. But when they found him he had a weapon, hit one of the officers and ran. He is charged with assault of a police, having weapon and resisting arrest. He went before the judge today July 24,2016 his bail was set at $200,000.00 we are poor have no way of taking care of that. Noah Adam England is his name. He has not had any trouble with the law before. I am his grandmother Bettie Odom

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When a person shares your personal information without

When a person shares your personal information without consent, with slanderous information added, sends to others who and now I am receiving e-mails affecting my credibility, reputation and cause disrespect: what can I do legally?

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