Gavel Between Split Family Figures And House Model
If you are separating from your spouse or getting divorced, you have most likely heard the term, parenting plan. A parenting plan provides a...
Empty Jury Box
Jury nullification has taken place when a jury finds someone not guilty in spite of ample evidence to the contrary. The term means that...
Do I Have to Surrender My Car if a Police Officer Demands it?
We’ve all seen them, those movie scenes where a police officer in pursuit of a suspect approaches a car, flashes his badge and tells...
happy stylish parents holding hands with daughter and walking in
Adopting a child is one of the most rewarding acts in a family’s life. The fact that the family is offering an opportunity for...
Young man in handcuffs
Most Americans have heard of the concept of the citizen’s arrest though few have ever seen it play out and fewer still have ever...
Close-up woman's hands holding a credit card and using computer
You’d probably agree that access to credit is one of the awesome things about living in the greatest capitalist economy in the world. In...
How Do I Join a Class-Action Lawsuit?
Just about everyone has heard of class action lawsuits but the truth is many of those who might benefit from such collective legal action...
Tesla Model S electric car zero emissions
The idea of artificial intelligence (AI)-powered autonomous cars has seized the imagination of a lot of people. Almost all the large automobile makers are...
Judge about to bang gavel on sounding block in the court room
A plea bargain is an agreement between the prosecution and the defense that typically allows the defendant to plead guilty to a lesser offense...
10 Popular Legal Myths
Most adults think they have a pretty good grasp of legal fundamentals. But the truth is there are a number of myths regarding the...
Male gay couple with children resting in bed at home
Child custody and co-parenting in separated LGBT families is a grey area. The issue lacks adequate precedence to assist the courts to base their...
Young man taking picture on his mobile phone
On March 3, 1991, a man named George Holliday pulled out his camera and captured footage of Los Angeles police officers beating a man...