A group of eight senators offered up their immigration-reform plan on Monday, one day ahead of President Obama’s immigration bill announcement in Las Vegas. A portion of the plan includes passing a background check, paying a fine and back taxes, and getting no access to federal public benefits until full citizenship is granted. Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, a tea party-backed conservative considered a rising star in the Republican Party, said the goal of the framework he helped put together was a “modern immigration system” that treated everyone fairly, both the undocumented and those waiting to come to America legally.
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— December 4, 2013
By Attorney Howard Iken Special to THELAW.TV New Family Patterns In today’s society, the makeup of families is not quite as traditional or cookie cutter as in the past. Marriage is not an essential element in any relationship and society no longer looks down on single parent households. There are households with one parent, two…
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— November 26, 2013
Macy’s is the latest major retailer to open up on Thanksgiving Day. The department store chain joins other retailers, such as Walmart, in getting a jumpstart on the holiday shopping season by opening a day before Black Friday. THELAW.TV spoke with Jupiter, Florida employment attorney Cathleen Scott of The Law Offices of Cathleen Scott, P.A….
— November 20, 2013
By Attorney Melba Pearson Special to THELAW.TV Either George Zimmerman has the worst luck in the world … or there is a new side of him being revealed. Today, a Florida judge granted a $9,000 bond on Zimmerman’s latest charges of aggravated assault with a firearm, battery and criminal mischief. These charges were as result…