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I found out today my son has sexually abused his younger

I found out today my son has sexually abused his younger cousin and touched 2 other small girls. I reported the abuse to CPS and they said they were making a legal referral. My son is autistic and bipolar. I know he needs intensive help, but will he receive jail time and will this follow him for the rest of his life?JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: New yorkJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: My sister called cps yesterday and my niece is to be questioned on Tuesday, she was the main victim. I called cps today to report the abuse as I am a mandated reporter and was told a legal referral would be made that was at 4pm and law enforcement has not shown up yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I think that's everything unless they need specific details

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Dissolution of marriage question, Florida, Yes, No ill just

Dissolution of marriage questionJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: FloridaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: YesJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No ill just ask them

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What are my rights if I work for a company that provides

what are my rights if I work for a company that provides employment for county or city jobs, such as a substitute teacher. Specifically, how am I protected against false allegations that may border on slander, that could affect future employment?JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: AlabamaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: not that I know of. I have all background checks passed, and I have NEVER been arrested for ANYTHING.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: What are my options?

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I have a question about copyright and would like to have one

I have a question about copyright and would like to have one of my designs personally reviewed by an IP professional. What will I receive for this service?

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Ok well ived talked to a few lawyers and i told them about

ok well ived talked to a few lawyers and i told them about the charges i have. ive committed a cyber stalking, well i live in the state of washington and the penalty for the charge is a gross misdemeanor, but since my past criminal history i could be charged with a class C felony. these lawyers are reassuring me i can get a lesser charge or something less lenient but what im looking at it is a different story.here is the law regarding the crimeThe perpetrator has previously been convicted of the crime of harassment, as defined in RCW 9A.46.060, with the same victim or a member of the victim's family or household or any person specifically named in a no-contact order or no-harassment order in this or any other state.i have 2 anti harrassment protection orders and 2 restraining orders. so what does the law imply in my state and why is the lawyers telling me different. i need help please

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Miss Pearl, Texas, yes sued for merchant cash advance took

Hi Miss PearlJA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: TexasJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: yes sued for merchant cash advance took in 2012 and that business foreclosed. now the debt company sued this onth and i need to file answer to the courtJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: when I was in business I took Credit cards processing Merchant loan for 8K in Nov 2012. That business was foreclosed in April or May of 2013 and i went out of business due to that i did not fullfill the Merchant loan agreement and now the case is filed against me in Dallas court suing for $6875 towards the balance and attorney fees and court fee included.Now I'm expecting you can help with me in filing the right answer based upon my situation.- Went out of business and it is foreclosed for which took the merchant loan- Primary home is foreclosed and I had severe losses in the 2012 and 2013 years.- Currently employed and making just barely enough for me and my family survival.

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My loan was with Citifinancial auto... lien now states

My loan was with Citifinancial auto... lien now states Transouth Financial corp which does not exist.JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: paid off the loan in 2009 need lien removed to get titleJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: jno... just trying to get title to trade in the carJA: Was this discussed with a manager, HR, or an attorney?Customer: actually i have not checked creditJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: dmv is currently trying to help but we need a lien release that says Transouth because that's what is on their system

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Landlord of a residential rental that incurred damage as a

I am Owner/landlord of a residential rental that incurred damage as a result of a leak in a water heater. Because of need to remediate mold and perform construction it will be necessary to have tenant move out for the duration of this process. My insurance does not have any provision for housing the tenant. What is the extent of my obligation to house the tenant in reasonable substitute housing? I understand he is not responsible for rent during this period. Am I also responsible for utilities expenses during the process?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: arizonaJA: What are the terms of the lease? Any issues related to maintenance or upkeep?Customer: leak was not result of fault by either landlord or tenantJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: don't think so

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My mom's attorney just disappeared and her divorce case

My mom's attorney just disappeared and her divorce case still open and no progress has been madeJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: California The case was open in Fresno, CaliforniaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: It was filed, but the attorney said to wait until he gather more informationJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My dad just keeps saying my mom entitled to anything that is all his I am really looki,g We are really Looking f For help, and professional aassistance

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