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M. Todd Miller

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  • Can I remove my AC from a rental property after I am awarded a Rent and possession judgement?

    I am in Scott County Missouri. I was awarded a rent and possession judgement against a tenant today. They have 10 days to vacate the property. I know that I cannot take any of their property, but I wanted to know if I could remove the AC unit to u...

    M.’s Answer

    Not until they vacate and/or until you obtain a judgment of possession.

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  • Do I need a real estate attorney?

    Partner abandoned me and the house we bought together. Has been 7 yrs. She is on the loan and I am trying to refinance with my husband. Can't refi unless she signs a quick claim deed. How do I go about doing this and is she responsible for half th...

    M.’s Answer

    Either negotiate her termination or file a quiet title action in the county where the real property lies.

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  • How is the "actual speed" written on the ticket opposed to the "cited speed" affect you?

    I was cited for going 50 in a 45 mph zone but the officer wrote down 63 as my actual speed. Why is that? Does this affect how many points I get? Or how my insurance premium will rise? Or is it just notes for him?

    M.’s Answer

    He gave you a non-point ticket for doing five over. Pay the ticket.

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  • I received a speeding ticket in the mail. It was from a speed camera...can you fight these?

    I was going 62 in a 45 mile an hour zone....I don't believe this to be correct!

    M.’s Answer

    Such speeding tickets are being contested nationwide. Don't respond until you are personally served.

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  • Is there a parking lot speed limit in Washington state?

    I have a rude neighbor who actually yells at me to slow down mostly because she doesn't watch her children

    M.’s Answer

    Unlikely but there are so many other laws today that they can hang you with if she finally gets authorities involved.

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  • First speeding ticket in Naperville Illinois

    I happen to get my first speeding ticket in Naperville ,SPEEDING OVER STATUTORY LIMIT 11-14 miles No Court Appearance required, $ 120 in fine. 1.Can you please explain the process of court supervision to avoid conviction and what I ...

    M.’s Answer

    Hire an attorney...this is an easy fix.

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  • Punishments going 91 on 60 mph speed zone in town and country MO,how do i get this off my record? what will happen to insurance

    i am 18 and i got a speeding ticket, my first ticket ever, i was going 91 on a 60 mph speed zone, way too fast i know. i have a required court date, any clue on what the fines penalties or punishments are and how i can get this off my record in an...

    M.’s Answer

    A personal appearance will be mandatory in most counties. Some will cause you to serve shock time given the speed.

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  • I got a ticket for doing 88 in a 65 in Missouri what should I be ready for?

    I'm 17 and drive a truck I gave my ticket to the company I work for and they gave it to the company attorney is that a good thing? I work in a warehouse 10 hours a day the guys I work with say the attorney has helped them out before this is the fi...

    M.’s Answer

    It depends on the county but most will cause a personal appearance and some will cause shock time in jail for exceeding the speed limit by 30. Your attorney will likely help.

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  • What should I do in this conundrum I have been having?

    I googled nudist colonies to prove to my brother that there were none in the states (there's not), and the first image that popped up was a bunch of younger looking kids standing naked in front of a pool. Some of them could have been legal age but...

    M.’s Answer

    Move on. It's likely the parents authorized their display.

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  • Do I have rights regarding a diamond purchase in the Caribbean from Diamonds International based in New York?

    The diamond studs I purchased and was charged $6,451 in St.Thomas only appraised for retail price of $4,215. They told me price is not an issue ,only color and clarity.

    M.’s Answer

    Sure. Find an attorney in your area to argue the seller has substantial contacts in MO.

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