Join the 9 million people who found a smarter way to get Expert help

Recent Wife questions

Apparently I was arrested when I was in the USMC back in

Apparently I was arrested when I was in the USMC back in 2005. During the investigation it was declared that I hadn't done anything wrong and was cleared of the charges but my record states that I was arrested. I never received an NJP or court martial and nothing ever went into my service record bookJA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?Customer: NCJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No. I'm a civilian as of 2014 and I obtained a degree in CJ and this has all come to light when applying for law enforcement jobsJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Nothing that I can think of other than another incident with civilian police in NC

Read more

P. Simmons

Attorney

Doctoral Degree

37,048 satisfied customers
I was wondering how I can get out of the marine corps,

Hello, I was wondering how I can get out of the marine corpsJA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: StatesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: Didn't know how to go about this without being treated unjust about the topicJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Probably get this a lot but sever depression and cannot adapt to this life style

Read more

P. Simmons

Attorney

Doctoral Degree

37,048 satisfied customers
I was divorced from my wife 31 years ago in Texas. She has

I was divorced from my wife 31 years ago in Texas. She has been receiving a portion of my retirement pay since that time. She remarried shortly after our divorce. I am now 83 years old. She took ownership of our house in Austin, TX and also owns a successful business there. Is there any hope of getting the divorce decree changed so that I can stop payments?JA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No, like who is in my chain of command?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No.

Read more

Ely

Counselor at Law

Juris Doctor

67,120 satisfied customers
I was convicted of article 108 and 121 and served 8 months

I was convicted of article 108 and 121 and served 8 months confinement. It was at a general court martial. I understand that I am not able to purchase a gun..but what about being in the presence of them? I am a resident of Ohio if that helps. Neither of the charges were violent at all.JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?Customer: OhioJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: I have gotten mixed answers..some say I can and some say I can'tJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: That is all

Read more

P. Simmons

Attorney

Doctoral Degree

37,048 satisfied customers
My son is active duty arm, married to his civilian wife and

My son is active duty arm, married to his civilian wife and they live on post. He is a victim of domestic violence, but believes if he calls the authorities when these incidents take place, that he will be in trouble with his unit - although he is the victim. Can you clarify the Army's position in a case like this - assuming there is an incident on post housing, the military police are called and he has visible markings of abuse.

Read more

P. Simmons

Attorney

Doctoral Degree

37,048 satisfied customers
I was recently arrested on a desertion warrant from February

I was recently arrested on a desertion warrant from February 2016 and I was released with a ticket to my original unit. When I left I was pending med board (medical discharge) for a 2 tears in my hip.JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: state side . I was wondering if It's possible to go to PCF Instead of my old unit. If not how long should my wife expect me to be gone at my old unit if I just settle of the OTH to get home fasterJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No I have notJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My flight to return to my duty station is on tuesdays morning. I am urgently trying to get to PCF instead of the duty station because I don't believe I'd be treated fairly there

Read more

P. Simmons

Attorney

Doctoral Degree

37,048 satisfied customers
On my husband's 1099R, does the gross distribution include

On my husband's 1099R, does the gross distribution include the money his ex wife receives? We were told she will get a separate 1099R.JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: StatesideJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: No, he is retired now and the courts kept trying to handle this during his Iraqi deployments.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Yes, my husband was told that his ex wife was entitled to some retirement even though they were married 9 years and she deserted him.

Read more

P. Simmons

Attorney

Doctoral Degree

37,048 satisfied customers
What are the reasons why military family with military

What are the reasons why military family with military salary over $100k still qualifies for no-cost Pro Bono attorney for civil lawsuit representation (it is a relatively new program in some state)? I thought Pro Bono attorneys are for low-income families? Thank you.

Read more

Allen M., Esq.

JAG officer and former adjunct prof.

Juris Doctor, Cum Laude

18,346 satisfied customers
My civilian daughter started dating a us navy captain when

My civilian daughter started dating a us navy captain when she was 20 ( in Florida). He is so much older she will not tell me his age. I am TOTALLY against this relationship. Do I have a way to stop him?JA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: I only found out today. He works in the Pentagon, so I'm not sure how easy that would be. Also, my daughter still believes the relationship is just not the "norm" and is too immature and ignorant to see the potential dangers.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My x wife has met him and has not objected ( although I am unaware of her real feelings).

Read more

Allen M., Esq.

JAG officer and former adjunct prof.

Juris Doctor, Cum Laude

18,346 satisfied customers
View more military law questions
In The News