Civil Rights, Discrimination, Hate Crimes

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Question: When is it NOT LEGAL to terminate an employee; i.e., what are the grounds for termination of employment that the law prohibits?

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Question: my boyfriend has to go to court for a dui and since we can't afford an attorney, the judge is making him defend himself and hasn't appointed him a state defender. can he do this? isn't it in your rights that if you can't afford an attorney one will be appointed to you?

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Question: i was told that i owed money for a bad check on a car.. but i was never served court papers and the car was taken away.. what are my options?

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Question: me and my husband we have a retricted order against my husbands exwife. She's not aloud to call us or to come near our bussiness or home due to the fact that she and her family used to call and call me names and threaten me when i was pregnant . She's aloud only to comunicate with my husband through email regarding their kids.Now she start calling my husband again calling me a stripper and telling to everybody thisplus other bad names,What can i

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Question: I was convicted of felony dui 10 years ago can I get my rights back

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Question: Public accommodations for the handicap.Theres a park that has no ramp only steps.My 21 yr old son is in a whheelchair and i had to pull him up the steps.What can i can ?

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Question: when you get arrested in maricopa county when do you get to see a judge?

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Question: I was given a class 6 felony ten years ago. it is my one and only felony. How do I go about having my civil rights restored?

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Question: can the cops strip search a person when booked into county jail

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Question: can sexual harassment cases be tried as civil rights violations

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Question: If I have been convicted of domestic violence and all convictions have been set aside can I ever poses a firearm and apply for an armed guard card

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Question: in the state of Arizona, is the act known as "skitching" - where you use a car's momentum to pull you when riding a skateboard or rollerblades, a crime? and if so, where might i be albe to find the laws concerning it?Thank you

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Question: I AM NATIVE AMERICAN WITH LONG HAIR THAT IS PART MY BELIEFS AND SPIRITUAL CULTURE, I APPLIED FOR EMPLOYMENT AT THE STAE FAIR GROUNDS .I WAS TOLD THAT I COULD NHOT BE HIRED UNLESS I CUT MY HAIR,POLICY I WAS TOLD . I HAVE EMAILED FOR A COPY OF THIS POLICY WHICH I HAVENT RECIEVED. TO CUT MY IS A DISCRIMNATION ISSUE .

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Question: If a court case was "terminated" and i never had to show up at court, can another jurisdiction bring it back up almost 2 years later?

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Question: Do you have to have a legal advisor to file a motion for a new trial?

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Question: If I use a firearm in self defense and it is found my the authorities to be justifiable within the state laws of Arizona, am I immune from civil prosecution by the offender and/or his relatives?

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Question: I was terminated from my job and was paid my normal pay date which was 15 days later--am I suppose to be paid sooner than that?

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Question: I have a felony on my record that's over 18 years old and i want to get it exsponged from my record completely. what do i need to do to get this done?

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Question: my public defender ask for sexual favors and lead me to belive i would go to jail if i did not aggree

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Question: If I'm riding in a car that's pulled over do I have to show my ID to the officer?

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Question: How can I sue my University for wrongful and unjust expulsion? I feel very strongly that I was discriminated against and that the administration's decision to do so was primarily motivated by bias and prejudice. What is the legal recourse and how can I seek redress? Should I seek a judicial review? Thank you.

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Question: Who may access a persons personal health records in Arizona and for what reason?

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Question: The police poated my pic.and car and lisc,pkate numbet on there facebook and now is allover town,about suspicious behavior ,with no probale cause is that legal

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Question: The police poated my pic.and car and lisc,pkate numbet on there facebook and now is allover town,about suspicious behavior ,with no probale cause is that legal

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Question: I am interested in finding out rights for people being discriminated against for being in a multi racial relationship.

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Question: My daughter is incarcerated at the Mohave county jail and has been for three or so months. Her attorney filed a rule 11 in her case. What is that? And they are trying to find her incompentate to stand trail. She has a mental disorder and they have her on lock down 24 hours a day. I cant have visits with her at all. And they told me to call first and when I do they say yes she can have a visit but when I get there they (visiting receptionist) tells me sorry the pod or she is on lockdown. what can I do about this?

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Question: I completed probation I never gave up my right to privacy and my old probation officers, basically violated my civil liberties. They leeched my personal business way beyond their fiduciary duties. They Violated my right,and has basically scared me with in the community i grow up in. Is it to late to sue?

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Question: how long do I have to file a civil law suit against the kingman pd and Mohave county sheriffs dept

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Question: Is it considered discrimination if a surgeon charges self pay patients twice as much as insured patients?

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Question: how long do I have to file a civil law suit against the police pd and maricopa county attorney general dept

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Question: So one of my good friends is a felon for drug charges. He is currently on probation. My issue is I give him rides to help him get on his feet. I have also allowed him to stay at my house when things get bad with his family. Does him being in my car or house allow the police to search it without probable cause? I am sometimes in Scottsdale or phoenix too. Do the laws change there? I believe I should be entitled to basic constitutional rights, but does being with a felon remove my rights?

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Question: My partner is disabled, I am her sole support but I want to break up with her. She is demanding reasonable accommodations. What rights does she have to ask this from me I am not her employer

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Question: How do I go about getting my rights reinstated? I served a 5 year prison sentence and was released in 1998.

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Question: I wanted to know how I can get my rights back and also my record expunged, its been almost 7 years that I completed probation?

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QUESTIONS

  • When is it NOT LEGAL to terminate an employee; i.e., what are the grounds for termination of employment that the law prohibits?
  • me and my husband we have a retricted order against my husbands exwife. She's not aloud to call us or to come near our bussiness or home due to the fact that she and her family used to call and call me names and threaten me when i was pregnant . She's aloud only to comunicate with my husband through email regarding their kids.Now she start calling my husband again calling me a stripper and telling to everybody thisplus other bad names,What can i
  • how long do I have to file a civil law suit against the kingman pd and Mohave county sheriffs dept
  • my boyfriend has to go to court for a dui and since we can't afford an attorney, the judge is making him defend himself and hasn't appointed him a state defender. can he do this? isn't it in your rights that if you can't afford an attorney one will be appointed to you?
  • How can I sue my University for wrongful and unjust expulsion? I feel very strongly that I was discriminated against and that the administration's decision to do so was primarily motivated by bias and prejudice. What is the legal recourse and how can I seek redress? Should I seek a judicial review? Thank you.
  • I completed probation I never gave up my right to privacy and my old probation officers, basically violated my civil liberties. They leeched my personal business way beyond their fiduciary duties. They Violated my right,and has basically scared me with in the community i grow up in. Is it to late to sue?
  • I AM NATIVE AMERICAN WITH LONG HAIR THAT IS PART MY BELIEFS AND SPIRITUAL CULTURE, I APPLIED FOR EMPLOYMENT AT THE STAE FAIR GROUNDS .I WAS TOLD THAT I COULD NHOT BE HIRED UNLESS I CUT MY HAIR,POLICY I WAS TOLD . I HAVE EMAILED FOR A COPY OF THIS POLICY WHICH I HAVENT RECIEVED. TO CUT MY IS A DISCRIMNATION ISSUE .
  • So one of my good friends is a felon for drug charges. He is currently on probation. My issue is I give him rides to help him get on his feet. I have also allowed him to stay at my house when things get bad with his family. Does him being in my car or house allow the police to search it without probable cause? I am sometimes in Scottsdale or phoenix too. Do the laws change there? I believe I should be entitled to basic constitutional rights, but does being with a felon remove my rights?
  • I am interested in finding out rights for people being discriminated against for being in a multi racial relationship.
  • Is it considered discrimination if a surgeon charges self pay patients twice as much as insured patients?

STORIES

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