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  • What is the difference between "Pro per" and "Pro se"?

    Asked by a user in Oakland, CA - almost 6 years ago.

    Pro Se is usually used in federal court. Pro Per is usually used in state court. It means a party representing themselves. My standard disclaimer: I am not offering legal advice, assume I...

    2 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • Sexual assault

    Asked by a user in Seattle, WA - over 6 years ago.

    Please do not let him speak with anyone without an attorney present. He cannot even speak to you about it without an attorney, it could make the difference between being convicted and having to...

    7 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • Double Jeopary

    Asked by a user in Los Angeles, CA - almost 7 years ago.

    I agree with Alexander Thomas. What was the officer saying he had never heard of, a termination of probation?

    5 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • Grand jury

    Asked by a user in Washington - about 7 years ago.

    One reason could be that it is a good way to force people to testify before a trial, which may help the prosecutor locate witnesses and develop evidence. Normally people do not need to speak to the...

    4 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • Misdemeanor-petty theft 484(a) PC

    Asked by a user in Los Angeles, CA - almost 6 years ago.

    I fight these cases like all get out and have never had a client get a record out of it. I never want my client to have a theft record because it practically makes it impossible to get a job. My...

    2 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • 25 TO 100 YRS FOR 3 STRIKES

    Asked by a user in Riverside, CA - almost 7 years ago.

    It is impossible to say without the facts, but please speak to an appellate attorney as soon as possible because you can lose some of your rights as time goes on.

    4 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • Remove name from the person property title & deed

    Asked by a user in Seattle, WA - over 6 years ago.

    This question was posted twice. I would consult an attorney and look at may doing a "quit claim deed". Google that so you can get an idea of what it is about.

    1 lawyer agreed with this answer

  • How much is Nerve damage worth?

    Asked by a user in Exeter, CA - over 5 years ago.

    It depends on the nerve damage and how long the symptoms will last, if you know. A lifetime? If so, your age matters. Is there chronic pain? Tingling? Further, there is no formula, the jury just...

    2 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • What's a lemon law?

    Asked by a user in San Diego, CA - almost 6 years ago.

    It is a little complicated but is designed to protect car buyers from getting ripped off or getting cars that are "lemons".

    2 lawyers agreed with this answer

  • Can I use the uncle sam picture as my company's logo

    Asked by a user in Van Nuys, CA - almost 6 years ago.

    If you take the logo from a Federal Government site, you can use it. The Federal Government cannot hold copyrights or intellectual property rights.

    1 lawyer agreed with this answer