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What happens if you don't appear for jury duty for legitimate reasons in the state of California?

From the Juror FAQ for the Southern District of California The Court realizes that from time to time jurors may need to request a temporary absence from jury service. These absences are generally for ...
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Clarify the exceptions to shareholder approval for a merger in a corporation

What is it referring to by "the voting power of the shares issued"? What shares are being issued here? The shareholders from the surviving corporation still hold the same number of shares. ...
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Can a landlord suddenly start charging for unbilled utilities?

england-and-wales Utility bill charges are one of the "permitted payments" under Paragraph 9 of Schedule 1 of the Tenant Fees Act 2019. If the contract says that the landlord can charge you ...
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Can toll evasion charges be heard in superior court?

Does the superior court have the ability to hear a non-crime? Yes. Superior courts in California are the state trial courts with general jurisdiction to hear and decide any civil or criminal action ...
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Is it illegal to report a crime at an opportune moment for profit?

The Crown could bring (attempted) murder charges new-south-wales s18 of the Crimes Act 1900 defines murder as: Murder shall be taken to have been committed where the act of the accused, or thing by ...
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