Fort Lauderdale, Florida is on the way to approving an ordinance that would allow the city to…
— April 23, 2014
— April 23, 2014
Anonymous tipsters have more credibility under a closely divided Supreme Court decision Tuesday. From NPR: The U.S….
— April 18, 2014
Socially conservative politicians have been quietly trying to make it harder for couples to get divorced. From…
— April 14, 2014
A Pennsylvania teen has been charged as an adult after wounding 20 students and one teacher in…
By Attorney Steven B. Epstein Special to THELAW.TV Gastro esophageal reflux disease, commonly referred to as GERD,…
— April 4, 2014
By Attorney Melba Pearson Special to THELAW.TV This week, there was another shooting tragedy on the Ft….
— March 14, 2014
By Attorney Melba Pearson Special to THELAW.TV The legal world (as well as social media) has been…
— February 28, 2014
By Attorney Steve Epstein Special to THELAW.TV The DUI trial of Kerry Kennedy presents a unique set…
5 Things To Know – April 24
House Bill 60, or the Safe Carry Protection Act of 2014 — which opponents have nicknamed the “guns everywhere bill” — specifies where Georgia residents can carry weapons. Included are provisions that allow residents who have concealed carry permits to take guns into some bars, churches, school zones, government buildings and certain parts of airports.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman whose childhood rape has been widely seen on the Internet. Two dissenting justices said Congress should change the law to benefit victims.
Mississippi will ban abortions after more than 20 weeks of pregnancy from July, joining other conservative U.S. states that have placed restrictions on the procedure.
From CBS News:
A Southern California woman who was held at a Phoenix airport four years ago after refusing to have her breast milk X-rayed has reached a settlement with the Transportation Security Administration.
From Fox News:
An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it’s been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from British Columbia.
The Law In Pictures
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Cincinnati, Ohio Insurance Claims Lawyer Christopher Jackson of The Law Offices of Christopher Jackson, LLC has the…
2-Minute Law School
The Supreme Court heard oral arguments Wednesday morning in a case that will decide the fate of…
Bitcoin is having wild swings in popularity. The virtual currency hit record highs over the last few…
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Here are ten great movie courtroom scenes, in no particular order. A Few Good Men To Kill…
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About The Law
The United States government recognizes immigration and foreign national “short term” visits as essential to a strong…
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A traffic ticket is a notice issued by a law enforcement official to a motorist or other…
Social Security Disability Insurance, called SSD or SSDI, is a payroll tax-funded, federal insurance program of the…
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The buying or selling of a home is for many individuals the single most expensive purchase or…
It is often said that the only guarantees in life are death and taxes. With the help…
Bankruptcy, at its core, is a provision of federal law, designed to provide relief to creditors and…
Personal injury cases, are a subset of torts – or private or civil wrong – where the…
Most home owners in the United States take out a mortgage, or a collateralized loan, to purchase…
Criminal law may be the most familiar area of law to many Americans, but understanding criminal law…
In the United States alone, there are typically more than six million car accidents each year, millions…