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  • What would be the maximum and minimum punishment be for possession of marijuana in Texas ?

    Not my first offense on same charge.

    Leslie’s Answer

    Probably 2 years probation if you are in Denton but if you have priori the DA may not offer probation.

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  • Per div. decree, my ex is to pay 50% of financal responsibilites re: our 5 y/o son. What can be done if he isn't?

    We have Joint custody, but most of the decision making falls on me, and when he doesn't pay his portion of the after-school care or medical bills, I have to. He rarely pays me back, and never the whole amount. I don't necessarily want to file fo...

    Leslie’s Answer

    Retain counsel to review prior order and to give you guidance.

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  • What can I do

    My wife admitted to cheating on me and I want a divorce but I also want custody of our daughter because she is bearly able to take care of herself and she sleeps all day so I have to keep reminding her to get up and ask her if she has fed our daug...

    Leslie’s Answer

    Hire a family lawyer to file for divorce.

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  • Ex is willing to sign off on arrears owed. How do we do this?

    Ex and I came to agreement on terms with each of lawyers writing up everything. Then orders wee signed by attorney general judge. Now we have come to terms and She is willing to sign off on back child support. How do we get this done. We are in Texas

    Leslie’s Answer

    Go back to Court and have the Attorney General assist you.

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  • Is it a good idea for me to go to court anyways even if I have already signed a global waiver and the divorce papers?

    We do not have any kids or property together and neither one of us is asking for anything. His lawyer said I do not have to come to court since I signed the global waiver but I just need to know can they add anything to the divorce without me bein...

    Leslie’s Answer

    If you signed off on the agreed Final Decree of Divorce you do not need to be present.

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  • Should i take a plea with issue with the traffic stop

    out of state plates followed for 15 miles after catching up to see the inside. Went from 75-60 and 200 ft before the 60 i was pulled over saying i was speeding doing 65 before the 60 sign. Gave warning instead of ticket because i could fight the t...

    Leslie’s Answer

    Depends on your case and you should have confidence in your attorney. If not retain new counsel.

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  • My grandson mom was arrested and she got 3 felony charges, my son is still paying her child support . He has my grandson,

    He is needing to get help on how to stop the child support and get full custody of my grandson. He has no money and is in a bind but. He trying to support his son. And has the child support still going to her. She has bonded herself out o...

    Leslie’s Answer

    He will need to go back to Court to ask for the support to stop.

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  • Can a court date be adjourned for a third time

    Possession of marijuana under two ounces ..... Trying to get retainer funds almost have it.

    Leslie’s Answer

    Yes depending on which judge you have.

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  • How can I enforce my Visitation rights (Dallas County Family Court case) from outside of Texas?

    How can I enforce my Visitation rights (Dallas County Family Court case) from outside of Texas? I am still a Texas resident, but working/renting in Ohio for over six months now, and traveling back to DFW to exercise visitation every month. My ex...

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    You need to retain a family lawyer to discuss your options. The longer you wait to file an enforcement the worse it looks.

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  • Is it possible to get another bond after one been revoked in a drug possession case ?

    My husband was arrest for possession and was bonded out. He was arrested on a federal charge while out on bond and is still being held on that charge . They revoked his bond and issued a warrant for the possession charge. Can we get an attorne...

    Leslie’s Answer

    I agree with the other attorneys. Contact a criminal attorney who practices in State and Federal court.

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