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Have a question.. bout 5 years ago my son had a car accident

hello have a question.. bout 5 years ago my son had a car accident , well long story I co signed for him when he bought the car had a accident then the other persons lawyer sent me a letter saying I have to so much money all at once are monthly, if I don't then my license will be sup. well since then I moved out of state retained a new license I check on my old license and of course it has expired, do I still have to pay them.. don't get me wrong im not trying to get out of paying but its been 5 years and I was not the one that had the accident. thank you

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A sheriff served me with papers because I am a postal

A sheriff served me with papers because I am a postal employee that just happened to be in my postal truck while on the job. I was at a red light waiting and somebody ran into me from behind. I then hit the person in front of me but his car had no damage. The man that I hit is suing the Post Office for $50,000,he is suing me for 50,000 and two other people for $50,000 that ran into me. I have been assured by third parties in the Post Office that I am not liable for any incurring judgment against me but is that true? He is suing me for 50,000.Also as I was reading the paper the sheriff gave me the traffic accident was wrong. He said all the cars and trucks were in motion and it was my fault because I was driving to close to him. We were stopped at a red light. I could buy a traffic report from the police but the lawyer is just going to say the policeman was not there. There were witnesses at the gas station but I don't know if they are going to want to get involved. The Post Office does have lawyers that deal with the case but if you were in my situation what would you do?

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I am an independent trucker. In 2013 I was involved in a traffic

I am an independent trucker. In 2013 I was involved in a traffic accident in Lewis County, Washington. My insurance carrier paid for the damage to my truck, but I have about 24K in personal property damage and costs along with disruption of business/loss of income related to to the accident. I have filed suit in pro per to recover those losses. The other party has admitted liability, discovery is done and in the absence of any offer to negotiate from the other side, I am ready to move forward with a trial.I need counsel as to exactly what document(s) should be prepared and filed with the court to move the case to trial and what the steps are that will bring us to trial.

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I am an independent taxi driver (yellow cab, broward county

I am an independent taxi driver (yellow cab, broward county florida) who was involved in a traffic accident where I hit a pedestrian, who eventually died a week later in the hospital. Although I was not cited by the police in the accident, I am being sued, along with the owner of my taxi cab (I lease it) and I am sure the Yellow Cab company (B&L services) of which the cab is associated. As part of my contract includes liability insurance provided by the yellow cab company, the lawsuit says I have to answer it withing 20 days of my being served. Do I need to hire my own attorney, even though the Yellow cab claims department, who already debriefed me after the accident has their lawyers on the case. I should mention that the traffic homocide investigators, and the yellow cab lawyers allowed me to continue to drive my taxi, as according to the evidence they garnered from the investigation and what was shown on the drive cam camera inside of my cab proved I was not doing anything wrong and tried to avoid hitting the victim, contrary to what the complaint says in the lawsuit.

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I'm being sued traffic accident that happened

Hello,I'm being sued for a traffic accident that happened a year before I got married. I am working and all assets I have is a fully paid $27k, now about $16k worth. If I get a judgment ($25+), can my wife possibly be responsible? Can my car be repossessed? Can giving the car to my wife or another relative prevent it from getting repossessed? I am in California.Thank you in advance!

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Friends, Please answer only when you can cite: 1) Can

Hello friends,Please answer only when you can cite:1) Can you post the videotape of a deposition on youtube?2) In other words do you need the deponent's consent?3) In other words, can he sue you to take it down?4) In other words, if he sue you for that, can U demur it simply /quickly?Many thanks/

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I was charged with careless driver citation on my way to Miami...No witnesses except the o

I was charged with careless driver citation on my way to Miami...No witnesses except the one I hit..It was raining torrential rain; I was pinned into the cars behind, friont and back and a concrete abuttment ...No witnesses, no police involvement until 30 minutes when it was difficult to see, with my foot on the brake with very possible odds that someone was going to hit somebody...When car ahead of me slammed on herr break, I swerved to RT to avoid contact which I hit her back rear fender,and stopped; got out to run to help the woman whose car was in front of me because she was hit as I described, her car stopped 45 degree angle towards concrete abbutment and stopped. Her car was somehow hit in the front by another car causing possiibe serious injury...I am an RN in FL. Established the all 3 cars and their status was stated by each car driver that no injuries. I drove my car towards the concrete to get out of that lane.I was served a citation by a trooper of FL Turnpike for

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My roommate had a felony in WA, traffic accident with

My roommate had a felony in WA, drunken traffic accident with a death in 1994. We now live in MT. Is he allowed to have firearms now? Very Important that I know! Thank you for any help!!!

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What is the statute of limitations accident judgment

What is the statute of limitations for traffic accident judgment in the State of Florida? My driver's license was suspended two years ago for an accident I was involved in twenty years ago and I need to have it reinstated. Thank you.

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