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If I was subpoenaed to appear at court in a DV trial, is there any way to quash the subpoena?

A subpeona is a court order that requires you to appear at the time …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Why am I being subpoenaed as a witness for the defendant in a case in which I am the counselor of the plaintiff?

You are being subpoenaed because they believe you have information or documentation helpful to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Can I be denied visitation to my husband in prison?

Yes, you can be denied visitation. There is no Constitutional or otherwise inherent right …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Do I need to pay a civil demand payment?

A "civil demand" is commonly used in incidents and sometimes in place of filing …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago

Should I get a private attorney or public defender appointed by the court?

If you can afford an attorney, then you should retain an attorney. If you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago