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  • Is there a way to demand a medical provider stop billing me for unsatisfactory services?

    I had a terrible psychiatrist that I saw twice. He dropped off the face of the Earth but still found time to send me a bill. His services were terrible and his demeanor was unprofessional. There are multiple negative reviews online that are simila...

    John’s Answer

    This appears to be a duplicate post, so see original responses.

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  • What is the best way to seek punitive damages from a hospital?

    My doctor referred me to the hospital Gastroenterology department for an MRI. Over a period of 4 months I have called to get an appointment but GI does not answer their phone. I have waited on the phone for an hour only to hear: "someone will be w...

    John’s Answer

    Don't see how to get any damages under these facts, let alone punitive.

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  • I received a traffic citation for not immediately notifying police of an accident with minor damage and no injury.

    The accident was on private property in New Mexico. Does the state have jurisdiction for issuing this citation? Thanks.

    John’s Answer

    Sure, so get a criminal attorney to defend.

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  • I am renting out my basement to a Pilates Studio. I did not have a lease agreement signed with the owner. She fell.

    Fell stepping off of my deck. She thinks she broke her foot. She has verbally said she had 1 million in insurance coverage for her business but I am not sure what that covers. My insurance company said an outside business would nullify my homeo...

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    I haven't seen your policy, so don't truly know the exclusions.

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  • Can i file a police report a day after the accident

    I got into a car accident and did not call the police, only exchanged phone numbers. i didn't not see the car or plates and there were no witnesses. how hard will it be for me to prove my case in court?

    John’s Answer

    Sure, inform the police and your carrier.

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  • The magistrate in my sex harassment and retaliation case proposed at the settlement conference that the defendants find me a job

    the proposal was a job offer and a small amount of cash. I think it is ridiculous. How could i believe that any job offer that was recommended by the people who fired me be sincere. I believe that they would keep me for a while and i would get ...

    John’s Answer

    It would be anyone's guess without knowing all the details.

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  • Do I have legal recourse for Walmart giving my full name, phone number and address to another customer?

    I had filled out a request for items to be assembled that I had purchased at Walmart. They gave the items to the wrong customer and left my request attached. The other customer contacted me by phone to inform me that they had my items.

    John’s Answer

    Since you had no damages, you can put it behind you.

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  • Can an employer release your home address, phone number and date of birth to other employees?

    Can an employer release your home address, phone number and date of birth to other employees by email without your permission legally?

    John’s Answer

    You did not post what damages you incurred.

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  • My car was parked on the street over night and someone hit it and run. Is the police obligated to investigate the situation?

    We were alerted by the police about the damage at 2:30 am. They filled a report but are now saying there is nothing they can do to find the person who did it. They said it is a motor vehicle violation and not a crime. Damages to my car are serious...

    John’s Answer

    Sure, and your insurance company can sort it out.

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