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I bought a dress from a woman who resideshould in Jamaica.

I bought a dress from a woman who resideshould in Jamaica. Not only did she not send me what iordered, she switched dresses and overcharged me. Never did we agree to a no refund policy. Can I sue herJA: What state is this in? And just to clarify, when was the purchase made?Customer: New York City, Brooklyn in particularJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: The purchase was made a week agoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No. Thanks

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Zoey, JD

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Can my husband girl friend financial records of income be

can my husband girl friend financial records of income be subpoenaedJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the subpoena was issued in?Customer: texasJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: looking for answer if court will allow this.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: how can I get husband private bank account information

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Roger

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In small claims court, are you able to include time off work

Hi Pearl. In small claims court, are you able to include time off work (I am the plaintiff) in my restitution request. I attempted to settle the claim directly with the defendant and his homeowners policy, but he requested the claim to be closed and has ignored all certified letters requesting paymentJA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Oh it's not employment, this is liability claim for a dog attack. I live in TexasJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Yes we went to court. City has an oridance and the dog was found "guility" and deemed a dangerous dog. He surrendered the dog and it was destroyed. Now I am trying to get the vet bills, fence repairs and compensation for my injuiries settled. He is not responding so I need to take to small claims. i just am not sure why is a reimbursable item in small claims (ie time off work to attend court), why=whatJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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Ely

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My friend just got evicted from his apartment, he was only

my friend just got evicted from his apartment, he was only late 20 days. On the 24th of December he paid December's rent that was due on the 3rd. Yesterday they change the locks and left him out. Now they are demanding that he pays $477.44 just to retrieve his things and leave the property. Is that legal?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: Tucson ArizonaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: There is an order of eviction. They told him yesterday that on the 22nd he had court and he didn't showed up. He was never served.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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I am a local business owner. I had a customer come in today

I am a local business owner. I had a customer come in today and sell me a gold pendant. she told me it was hers and wanted to sell it. I weighed it and purchased it for $60 based on the current gold scrap weight. later the same day it sold. tonight I found out from the woman who sold it to me that she had took it from her husband, and it was his mothers. I had no idea. he is threatening legal action against me claiming that I knew. what should I doJA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: KentuckyJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: not yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: that's it

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Law Educator, Esq.

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How good is the FLU ability to find 401K or other retirement

How good is the FLU ability to find 401K or other retirement plans from jobs I had 10 or 20 years ago?

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KJL LAW

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I dated a guy last year that made off with over $50,000.00

I dated a guy last year that made off with over $50,000.00 from me in a short period. He proved to never have any intentions but to use me because he was engaged to another that he marriedJA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: LousianaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I filed a complaint with the Jefferson Parish Sheriffs officeJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no i just want my money and assets back

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Elderly parent was not competent and i regretfully was duped

elderly parent was not competent and i regretfully was duped into being a witness on the power of attorney form . we kids caught the creep stealing now hes trying to wave the poa around to prevent DA activity. my parents mental problems are self explanitory. I did not realize she had early onset problems and i trusted my mothers grasp of things. she can appear lucid for long periods. he conned her. we caught him. how do i explain so that i dont give him a get-out-of jail-card and blow the families case. iJA: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: TexasJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: A lawsuit already progresses. The POA was terminated by the Judge. Without going into details the family lawyers over time have made him admit to commingling $, admitting to breaking other civil laws, obtained an involuntary mental/medical analysis my mother and forced him to raise the 5th Amendment multiple times in deparation. This has all been expensive we are trying to get police/ DA attention. Needless to say, I don't want to blow it be cause this will come up.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no thats it

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Ray

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I am confused i have a question about a judgement, yes

i am confused i have a question about a judgementJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: yes CaliforniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: pretty sure it was filed but nothing is shown on my credit reportJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: and haven't received anything in the mail

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Ray

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