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Harassment Charges - Criminal Law - FreeAdvice.com

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For example, if a debt collector calls a victim on an hourly basis for the ... Intent and effect often provide the basis for a defense against a harassment charge. ... Usually the victims file harassment charges, but parents or guardians can also file ...

Telephone Harassment - Lawyers.com

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Obscene or harassing phone calls are an unwelcome intrusion on your privacy and can be a frightening experience. The Federal Communications Act and ...

Hang Up on Harassment: Dealing with Cellular Phone Abuse ...

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Be sure to file a report with the police department. ... that will work with you to stop the harassing calls. ... you can consider filing a civil suit against your ...

Criminal » Harassment Legal Questions & Answers

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What happens when someone presses charges on you for harassment? ... Should I file a legal complaint against someone who is harrassing me? ... Can I file a restraining order on my ex-husband of over two years for calling me and text  ...

Can i file harassment charges against someone w - Q&A - Avvo

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Oct 5, 2011 ... Criminal charges may lie for 1) criminal harassment (G.L. ch. 265, s. 43A) or 2) harassing telephone calls/electronic communications (G.L. 269, ...

Harassment, Intimidation & Threats - Public Legal Education ...

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Sep 1, 2014 ... Such behaviour can be directed towards an individual, their family, their friends ... using violence against you, your family or your property; threatening you or ... If the harassment or threats are made by phone, use the call trace feature ... If the police decide to charge a suspect, that person may be arrested or ...

Harassment as a Crime - Penalties for Stalking, Hate Crimes ...

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The crime of harassment (which can include stalking, hate crimes, and ... For example, Hawaii's harassment statute requires repeated phone calls in ... In addition to criminal charges, harassment can result in civil actions brought by the victim. ... Felony "Menacing" Charges · Taking Legal Action Against Cyber Ave...

What is harassment by a debt collector? > Consumer Financial ...

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Harassment by a debt collector can come in different forms but examples ... you, you can submit a complaint with the CFPB online or by calling (855) 411-CFPB ( 2372). ... the debt collector must generally pay your attorney's fees and may also have to ... It is a good idea to keep a file of all letters or documents a debt collector ...

Filing a report - ESIA

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When you start receiving harassing phone calls, report it. ... to the prosecutor for review and possible filing of charges and what follow up action will be taken.

Know Your Rights: Street Harassment and the Law - Stop Street ...

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Dec 10, 2013 ... You can report an act of street harassment as it happens, by calling ... where s/he will be formally notified of the charges filed against him or her.

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Harassment - FindLaw

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Federal and state laws ban discrimination against certain types of people in ... may list various ways to communicate harassment, including telephone calls, ... Harassment charges can range from misdemeanor to high level felony charges.

Telephone-harassment statutes | First Amendment Center – news ...

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Aug 18, 2008 ... Telephone harassment often includes the following actions: calling ... It can also include falsely stating that a family member of the recipient is injured ..... service provider receives harassing telephone calls, such customer may file ...... court of this state against any provider of a telecommunications service or ...

How to Put an End to Unwanted or Harassing Phone Calls | Privacy ...

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What can my local phone company do if I am receiving harassing calls? ... It is against the law in California and other states to make obscene or threatening calls. ... threatened, or if calls are obscene, you should call the police and file a report. ... you might not be charged if the phone company suggests that Call Trace be .....