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I was released from Prison jan 3rd 2017 and have been hired

I was released from Prison jan 3rd 2017 and have been hired at a tattoo shop. I have been a licensed award winning tattoo artist in this state for 11 years until I moved to Chicago in 2013 to tattoo in that state. I went to prison for 44 month and like I said, I got out and got a job at a tattoo shop in MN. I applied for a license 30 days ago with all the documents and certificates needed. My crime was a Criminal sex case not related to tattooing at all, yet I have been put on hold for the license and givin no date for an answer towards when I will receive my license. This is my career but I am not allowed to work with a very large clientele waiting to pay for my services. What can I do?JA: What state is this in? And just to clarify, when exactly were you notified?Customer: Minnesota. I applied on the 10th of Feb, I was told over the phone that it was on hold. I pushed for some kinda date for an answer but they couldn't give me oneJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: the application was filed. other than that, I have received nothingJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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If a judge wants to delay a decision, is there a time frame

If a judge wants to delay a decision, is there a time frame in which he has to answer? If there isn't , what is the relief I have, do , can I subit it again to the court for another judge?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: MassachusettsJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: The case has been heard nearly three weeks ago, it is an eviction caseJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: This is the third time the case has been heard and the previous two judges that heard these cases have also delayed (1) two months and (2) two and one'half months Not able to make a decision. That is why there have been three judges hearing.

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WiseOwl58 I asked the clerk for a ruling on the Motion for

wiseOwl58I asked the clerk for a ruling on the Motion for Emergency Stay in District Court file December 29, 2016, with no response from appellee- I got no response from court- Do I need to file a Writ of Mandamus ?

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Is there case law that states that dismissal without

Is there case law that states that dismissal without prejudice functions as if the lawsuit never commenced?

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I filed some old returns, and the state is refusing to

I filed some old returns, and the state is refusing to process them and remove tax leins. can I file a writ of mandamus and show cause order and make them act in chancery court?JA: What's being sought in the writ?Customer: they have been refusing to process the returns.JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: yes all old tax return have been filed, they got $3,000 of mine from the irs when I settled with them, and they refuse to return the money. They dispute my residency, although I have sent them my Drivers license and voter registration from louisianaJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I have an out of state tax lawyer, but everytime we give them what they want, they ask for other things

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Is an indemnification clause in a divorce decree that

Is an indemnification clause in a divorce decree that specifically indemnified each parties against attorney's fees, whether right or wrong, arising from any future litigation entered into by the parties after the final decreeJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: a defense against interim attorney's fees awarded against a party during a petition to modify that decree?JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Travis County TexasJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Motion for contempt and enforcement of these fees in the rediculous amount of 111,000

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I am a father who recently won residential custody of my

Hello. I am a father who recently won residential custody of my special needs daugther having her 340 days of the year and requested and was granted in my motion child support and medical reimb on July 1st in NJ. The Law clerk has been contacted since on multiple occassions and simply says its being reviewed for signature. I am struggling financially and filed 2 more motions trying to get this moving. Is there a way to get another Judge assigned to the case so I can get a CS number? My Ex is hiding employment and her address now out of stateJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: New JerseyJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: 3 motions yesJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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Wife was let go due to lack of hours at medical firm after 8

wife was let go due to lack of hours at medical firm after 8 years. Applied for Virginia unemployment and received 6 months of benefits. The last week we got a letter stating that VA made an error and she should not have received unemployment and we need to pay back $9,400. We have appealed and the phone appeal is today. I would like to know if my wife is supposed to answer their interrogation questions today or if there is something we can do???JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not sure what you mean here? VA sent us 3 claims or reasons why the unemployment is being taken back (paperwork says first level appeal telephone hearing)JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My wife filed everything as she should and VA admitted it was their error so we are trying to figure out why she could possibly be held accountable for this...

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City informs contractor no permit required for project

City informs contractor no permit required for project erecting 2 foot retaining wall on my property. Later City planners say project violates RPA regulations and demands wall and fill dirt be removed within 60 days. City admits misinformation but still requires owner and contractor defend action at show cause appearance before board. What action should I take in preparation for this meeting and what is the likely outcome?JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: VirginiaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Two registered letters have been sent to me, the owner.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Contractor seems confident that his explanation will satisfy city. City Planning director has admitted this wrong info. Should not that have concluded the matter?

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