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  • I have legal papers to get my son every other weekend and i was arested for calling on my day to get my son for herrasment ??

    i tried calling to see why she didnt meet me and and i called and met a officer and he told me to take her back to court why sould i have to after iv done payed out court fee's and all once before, its like the judges word dont make a damn to the ...

    Richard’s Answer

    I agree with my colleague and recommend that you consult with a divorce lawyer near you about your rights and options in connection with a potential contempt action. Good luck.

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  • A case of wrong juristion.I was conticed of a crime the DA calmed to be in their juristion.but it was later discoved said crime

    Took place in another juristion. Can this conviction be overtuned,due to it place out side of the DA'S legal juristion?

    Richard’s Answer

    I agree with my colleagues and recommend that you consult with an experienced criminal lawyer about all the facts, along with your rights and options, ASAP. Good luck!

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  • If à man came to my house for 2 years using anonymous name to deceive me in A relationship w/ the intent to cause harm can I sue

    I knew this man for 2 years. He showed me a Georgia license w/ the name I knew him as. He asked me to marry him so we became serious one day when he came to my house in his job uniform . He tried to force me to do sexual things against my will. I ...

    Richard’s Answer

    I agree with my colleague that there are a lot of issues and unanswered questions and that you should sit down and discuss all the facts and your rights and options with an attorney near you. Good luck.

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  • Statute of limitations

    What are the statute of limitations for possession and distribution of child pornography in georgia? Out of curiosity

    Richard’s Answer

    As a former state and federal prosecutor in Georgia, I generally agree with my colleagues, but would strongly encourage you to consult with an experienced criminal lawyer about all the facts and your rights and options, if necessary. Good luck.

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  • Can your spouse (change locks) of shared home legally, use a brick to break in your temporary residence and steal personal item

    Spouse locked out denying entry and access to business and personal property for weeks before filing, used a brick to gain entry at my temp residence breaking back window causing damage and stole two $600 cell phones one community property -one a ...

    Richard’s Answer

    We are the Goolsby Law Firm, LLC, a family law firm located at 233 Davis Road in Augusta, (706-863-5281). We agree with our colleague that you should retain an experienced divorce lawyer near you ASAP to help you as to all your rights and options. Good luck!

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  • Should I pursue this case. I have a small scar above my lip and recurrent nose infection courtesy of Starbucks.

    I was sitting at the drive thru window at Starbucks awaiting my order and according to the two employees statement to the police. They stated they were horsing around inside and whatever they were throwing at each other flew out the drive thru win...

    Richard’s Answer

    We also recommend that you call an Augusta law firm to discuss all your rights and options.

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  • Is there a way for an inmate in the state of Georgia who is currently incarcerated to be granted house arrest for the remainder?

    He is up for parole in August 2014, has no prior criminal history and an impeccable record while in prison. How would I get the ball rolling on this?

    Richard’s Answer

    As an Augusta-Evans, GA criminal lawyer, and former prosecutor, I agree with my colleagues that you should sit down with an attorney, go over all the facts, and discuss his rights and options, including potentially filing a sentence modification motion. Good luck.

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  • I have been married for 4 years and found out one and a half years ago she was still married to another man.

    Can I get an anulment?

    Richard’s Answer

    I agree with my colleagues generally and recommend that you consult with a divorce lawyer about all the facts, and your rights and options. Good luck.

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  • I have a case in my criminal backgroung history that i have never comitted ;yet it has me having time for .Can i sue?

    in 1991 i was in prison but the county of my convicton was keen on ridding themselves of me that they put stuff in my file that never occurred with me

    Richard’s Answer

    I agree with my colleague that suing may not be the best approach, but consulting with an attorney about trying to get your record straightened out may be the way to go. Good luck.

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  • I am looking for an extremely aggressive attorney to go after bank of america for fraud.

    my husband passed away and they told me i had no rights to the home and to get out even though i had estate paperwork probate showing ownership my name was on the deed and the mortgage and they gave my husnand and inflatable loan and they would no...

    Richard’s Answer

    I agree with my colleague that you should consult with a lawyer near you as soon as possible about all your rights and options. Good luck.

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