While lawyers and judges are the ultimate legal experts, of course, I believe that every citizen should take the time to learn a little about law for several reasons. First, it is important to know your rights, and knowing them can come in handy if anyone ever accuses you of a crime you didn't commit or threatens you legally in another other way. Second, learning about your local, state, and federal laws can help you act as a better citizen. When election time comes around, you can then truly understand ever change in law being proposed by a candidate and whether it benefits society or not. I plan to share posts about law topics explained in plain English on my new blog, so you can come back often to sharpen your legal knowledge!
28 October 2022
Domestic violence charges can cause you to face serious consequences if convicted. For this reason, you may want to take every legal measure to avoid getting a harsh judgment in court. Your first option might be to request the victim to drop the charges against you. However, this may only be possible if the police have not started a criminal investigation against you. You need to contact a criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible.
5 October 2022
As the season changes from summer to fall, the temperature lowers. In some areas, this drop in temperature can fall low enough to cause freezing on certain surfaces, which is more commonly known as black ice. Black ice does not have to accompany a significant weather event, and worst of all, it is easy to miss. However, for victims who fall and injure themselves on these surfaces, it is an unforgettable event.
8 September 2022
When you leave your child in the care of a daycare center, you expect them to be safe and supervised at all times. Unfortunately, accidents do happen, and when they do, it's important to know your rights as a parent. A daycare center has a duty of care for your child. If your child is injured because of a breach of that duty, you may be able to file a personal injury claim.
8 August 2022
If you have been in an accident, many things could go through your mind. You may be worried about your injuries, the damage to your car, and how you will pay for everything. You may also be considering filing a lawsuit. Filing a lawsuit is a big decision, and it is important to weigh all of your options before making a decision. One option you should consider is settling the case outside of court.
14 July 2022
When working with a bail bondsman to get out of jail when charged with domestic violence, the judge will give you a list of conditions and requirements that you must abide by. Failure to abide by the conditions of bail is deemed a violation and may result in a revocation of your release from jail. Because of this, it is crucial that you understand the conditions of your bail in full.