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  • Can I sue DFCS for false accusations, removing 1 child out of 4 children from the home, civil rights and for discrimination?

    My first son was taken away from me by DFCS on Ft. Benning, Ga in 2003. My child was 13 mos old & he was plain temporarily custody due to me being abused by my ex husband. I never gotten the help that I needed for a shelter so I decided to look an...

    James’s Answer

    You most likely do not have a suit, and ti is extremely difficult to sue the government. They are generally immune.

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  • If the insurance company took a civil suite against me for 11,000 and placed a lien on my license can I file bankruptcy and get

    Could I get my license reinstated and lien took off my license

    James’s Answer

    Yes. You can do this to get your license back.

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  • Does this mean he has to serve 120 more days before the rest of his sentence is paid? Im confused!

    the court let him plea guilty to battery and simple battery and sentenced him to probation, fam violence classes, and pays a fine but what does this mean? CT 1(battery): 12 MOS; 120 DAYS SERVE; BALANCE OF SENTENCE SUSPENDED UPON PAYMENT OF...

    James’s Answer

    Has he already served 120 days in jail? If so, he does not have to serve any more.

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  • My husband just got arrested for dirty urine how long can they hold him?

    He's on felony probation. And take drug classes?

    James’s Answer

    It is common for people to wait weeks, or even months, waiting to see a judge for probation revocation matters. However, he can be sentenced to up to 2 years in jail, or however much time he has left on probation, whichever is shorter.

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  • Can I carry a my five inch knife in Georgia and if not what are the rules surrounding the length

    I'm 17 years old I live in Cobb county

    James’s Answer

    Make sure you are not violating local city laws as well. Many cities do not allow knives over 3 inches.

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  • The fentanyl was good but my friend who was doing it with me

    shot too much up and overdosed and died.

    James’s Answer

    What is the question you'd like answered?

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  • Got a 1st time offense of speeding 20 over the limit with a .15 bac. What are my chances/terms of lesser charges? - Scared

    spent 8 hrs in holding cell. I'm a student.

    James’s Answer

    Which court is your case located in?

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  • Can an employer send "spies" into the workplace with hidden cameras to secretly record employees?

    I work for a large retail chain. My manager informed us yesterday that corporate is planning to do "video shops" - send individuals into the stores with hidden cameras to record us (both audio and video). Is this always legal, or is it illegal in ...

    James’s Answer

    There is nothing illegal in doing this.

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  • What is the legal definition of "party to a conversation"

    If two people are arguing (public forum) and a third party walks in and starts recording the conversation, at some point one of the first party turns to speak to the third party, does that constitute "party to a conversation" therefore making the ...

    James’s Answer

    The answer depends on the facts surrounding the interaction.

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  • Getting a dismissal or lesser charge. Battery under family violence act.

    20 year old daughter. No record. Fight with boyfriend and they charged her with battery under family violence act. She stays there most of the time but her official address is her parents. Didn't charge boyfriend. Of course, he didn't want her arr...

    James’s Answer

    Her case may get dismissed if the boyfriend doesn't want to prosecute. Her case may also get dismissed through a diversion program depending on her prior record.

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