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Elizabeth Jones

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  • My ex's husband's girlfriend drove our son to a birthday party outside of san diego county without providing an address.

    Hello, Any advice would be appreciated on this topic. My ex husband and i share 50/50 custody of our 7 year old son. During our usual telephone call times per the court order from 6:30-7:30 when he's away with his dad, our son said that he's ...

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    You child was with a responsible adult at a party. What is the problem?? Let it go. Save your concern for something that really matters

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  • Do I need to have attorney for a mediation?

    I'm having a Mediation set up with DFEH and the company I work for. It's for a disability discrimination issue that they want to settle should I have a attorney there with me ?

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    The simple answer is yes. But you need to confer with an attorney to help you understand the strength and weakness of your case. And help you define what you should settle for n

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  • My soon to be ex mother in law laid me off because I'm divorcing her son. Is she legally allowed to do this to me?

    my mother in law was my boss and is also my landlord. I recently filed for divorce because her son, my husband, is an alcoholic and has put our children's lives in danger numerous times. She laid me off from work today and wants me to move out of ...

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    Unless you have an employment contract you are known as an "at will" worker and you can be terminated at the employers will. If you are not paying rent you can be evicted. But your husband has a responsibility for the support of his family. Get a consultation with a family Kaw atty right away.

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  • Criminal: Court order Violation. Order violated by me to protect myself and property.

    I violated a court order that requires me to give my ex my address. I cannot comply with this order due to violence, threats, and vandalism in the past. Its not that I wish not to, but simply cannot for my personal safety, safety of those around m...

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    Get an attorney. That's the best advice you are going to get. Use the attorney to get restraining orders against the perpetrator. You did not say why you were ordered to provide that information. I am assuming it has something to do with Child visitation. But without the detail I can offer no more

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  • Can my boyfriend kick me out of his house, by calling cops?

    I have been living with my boyfriend for a couple of months, he wants me out ASAP, and he is constantly fighting with me , and threatening me that he will call the cops on me. Can he do that? What are the cops going to do, if he ever calls the c...

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    Since you are not a renter you have no protections. You are there at the pleasure of your boyfriend. Now he does not want you there so find a place and go. Today. If this escalates it could get ugly for you both.

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  • I am Ex-Parte with scheduled temporary emergency case this coming Tuesday, if the opponents are a no show, am I granted?

    Grandson is 5 wks old, mother is mentally disabled, receiving ssi and father of baby is drug abusive.

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    You may get temporary orders but the other side will have another chance at a hearing.

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  • Do i need to have an attorney present for a mediation hearing?

    do i need to have an attorney present for a mediation hearing?

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    If it is court ordered mediation in a family matter in which child custody and visitation is at issue, you MAY NOT have have an attorney with you in the mediation room.

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  • Cal. Penal Code 278 regarding visitation interference

    Custody / Visitation order states that I am to have virtual visitation when agreed upon by child (12y/o) and open phone contact with child via telephone provided by me. Parent refuses to give child phone back that I gave them. Will not provide any...

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    You can't file a contempt of Court for your fact pattern but it is semi criminal in family court and you absolutely need an attorney to help prosecute it. Good luck.

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  • Me and my girlfriend what to move out of her mom's but she won't let her. Are we allowed to by law ?

    My girlfriend and I have a baby and we were 17 and 15. Now she is pregnant again and I'm 18 and she is 16. Her mom treats her like poop and mistreats her. We want to just move out and start our own life. I work and I can support them.

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    Now that you are 18 and she is 16 having sex with her U.S. A criminal offense called statutory rape. Talk to an arty right away

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  • Can I be charged with child neglect if I send my son to visit with his mother, who I suspect is doing drugs?

    I live in California. Made an agreement with non-custodial mother to allow my 12yr old son to visit her in L.V., Nevada for his summer vacation. However, I've recently received messages from two of her family members, both of whom are extremely co...

    Elizabeth’s Answer

    Why not drive your son to LV and spend a couple of days there. You can see for yourself what condition mom is is

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