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Everything posted by RetiredinVA

  1. Cases involving minors are tried in Juvenile Court's by a judge, generally because of confidentiality requirements.
  2. People who faint are not subject to the terms of a Physician Ordered Life Sustaining Treatment. The failure to take any measures to resuscitate the patient only applies if the patient is not breathing and has no pulse. Download and read the form.
  3. In Pennsylvania, as in most states, cases involving minors are tried by a Juvenile Court Judge, not a jury.
  4. After thirty years of marriage, one would suspect all the couple's property would be jointly owned. That means there would not be an estate to be distributed.
  5. You are assuming folks on this site know what WeWork is and how it affects your relationship with the owner of the building where you do your work. Does WeWork have a contract that forbids users of their services from parking in the lot? BTW, why did you not tag the state where this is occurring?
  6. That depends on the state, which is not defined. At least in Virginia, and a few other states, real estate usually does not pass through the estate, unless it is necessary to sell it to pay debts. Unless the will says otherwise, real property passes directly to the devisees upon the death of the testators. So we do run into cases like this occasionally. When that happens the only solution is a partition suit. I am curious about whether the step-child signed the listing agreement and why the other children believe they do not have to give the step-child his share. If this in a state where the realty is part of the estate there should be no need for any of the devisees to sign the deed. The dispute then is between the step-child and the executor.
  7. You have given us such vague allegation that it is impossible to comment. Do you have specific questions?
  8. RetiredinVA

    owi - iowa

    The obligation to submit to the urine test is not directly related to the charges. As a condition of acquiring the privilege of driving you agreed to take a test and agreed to give up your license if you refused. The suspension of your right to drive is administrative and not criminal.
  9. It doesn't matter whether the loan is listed on the schedules or not. If the creditor was aware of the debt and if the omission of the debt does not cause injury to the creditors, it is discharged.
  10. If you are looking for some legal definition of carpet life I think you will be disappointed. If it were me I would rent a steamer and give it a once over.
  11. RetiredinVA

    owi - iowa

    Your license was suspended because you refused the urine test. That has nothing to do with whether you were convicted or acquitted. Your acquittal occurred, at least partially, because you refused the test, which was objectively reasonable given the narration of the crash. I don't see what basis you would have for appeal.
  12. In reading the initial post, it seems the company does not require the employee to reveal any of the information listed. It authorizes the company to collect and store the information.
  13. "Writing off" debts does not necessarily mean the debt is forgiven. It is basically a bookkeeping function that removes the debt from the list of court assets. However, the debt can still be collected, for instance, by collection agencies which purchase the debts for pennies on the dollar. Of course, the order you posted only applies to public defender fees anyway.
  14. It would be a big help if you would read what you have written before posting it because it makes no sense.
  15. If the missing pin is really an iron pipe, which it usually will be, you may find it with a metal detector through the asphalt.
  16. Probably nowhere. Leases are not filed anywhere accessible to the public. Why did you post your question on a totally unrelated thread?
  17. Depends on the terms of the lease. It is not at all uncommon for a tenant to be required to pay all insurance and taxes. The flood insurance is intended to protect the property owner from loss or damage and is properly paid to the property owner. I.e. the landlord. The lease-purchaser is not the owner unless and until the end of the lease.
  18. Whether the witness committed perjury in a prior case was probably ruled inadmissible during the trial and ordered stricken from the record. Prior bad acts are not admissible unless they demonstrate a pattern. So your transcript was not illegally altered
  19. I keep a spray bottle full of water near the grill when I'm grilling fatty foods in case there is a flare. Water is not the best solution for grease fires but It does subdue the flames a little. I would prefer not to.use a fire extinguisher. Did your grease fire continue to burn even after you left the grill alone? Did you determine where the flames were coming from?
  20. Wait! You are going to tell the judge you were falling asleep at the wheel so you drove faster! Seriously!
  21. If your case involves uncontested liability and reasonably appropriate and necessary medical cost of over twice the policy limits. and documented long term pain and suffering there are few adjusters who would not throw in the limits This is especially true where the limits are as low as $15,000. I suspect your case has a problem somewhere
  22. Not clear. Is your friend living in the house where you rented space? Where is "here" as in "when I got here"? Did you live in the house prior to the lockout? What does helping your friend have to do with anything?
  23. We know very little about your case except that you were rear ended and claim 32k in medical bills. There must be some problem with the case if the insurer is not throwing in its policy limits. Not doing so exposes their insured to a possible huge excess verdict. What explanation did the adjuster give you for disregarding the medical expense?
  24. Some one probably will.
  25. The bondsman, sometimes called a bounty hunter, is authorized to use reasonable force to arrest and bring the defendant to court. In Arkansas: "ยง 16-84-114 - Surrender of defendant. .b) (1) For the purpose of surrendering the defendant, the surety may obtain from the officer having in his or her custody the bail bond or recognizance a certified copy thereof, and thereupon at any place in the state may arrest the defendant." if the defendant believes there is an error, he or she should take that up with the judge after he or she is returned to the court.
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