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Charged with a DUI? Know the Law

drink and drive

Many times, various questions arise when a family member is charged with a DUI. It is always good to know the law and one’s rights in case something like this happens. Being charged with a DUI or DWI can require jail time or simply a fee, depending on the circumstances and state law. If a defendant is established guilt and …

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#2Steps2Minutes

#2steps2minutes

WATCH. PREPARE. SHARE. Incredibly important message. The goal of 2Steps2Minutes, the Red Cross home fire campaign, is to reduce death and injuries from home fires which claim an average of 7 lives every day. Home fires claim more lives in an average year than all major natural disasters combined. Shouts out to my friend Shira Lazar, What’s Trending and all the …

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Join the Crowd and Try a Free Dating Site to Find Love

first date

Have you ever been out with your friends and had to listen to story after story about how they found love online? They may have paid a large amount of money on a membership to one of these “elite” dating sites, but what if we told you that you didn’t have to do that? So many people overlook the powers …

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Tips on Finding Success With Over 50 Dating

dating over 50

If you are someone over 50 and dating again for the first time in quite some time, you might think it is nearly impossible to compete with the younger crowd, especially on any given online dating website. Luckily, there are numerous over 50 dating sites available that cater to the mature seniors who find themselves single for one reason or …

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Getting The Right Lawyers in New York

New York

The idea of ever needing a lawyer may have never crossed your mind before. Everything in your life seems to be going well and you have never had issues where an attorney might be of service to you, but all of that can change in an instant. All it takes is a simple accident to occur, for you to get …

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N.C. Tragedy Highlights Importance of I.D. Checking

Keys DUI

Two adults and one child died, and another child was seriously injured in a car crash in North Carolina in July, 2015. The fiery collision was preventable. A 20-year-old college student got drunk, drove north in the southbound lanes of the freeway and rammed the other car. He had borrowed a fraternity brother’s driver’s license because at 20, he was …

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When Does Vicarious Liability Apply in a Car Accident?

Car Insurance

Drivers must obey the so-called “rules of the road” anytime they operate a motor vehicle. These basic driving laws are meant to regulate traffic and keep all drivers and their passengers safe. If you roll through a stop sign, travel too fast for road conditions, or fail to yield the right of way, you risk causing an accident. In these …

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Brunch Is the Word!

Brunch is the Word

Faddish as brunch might seem to us today, there’s plenty of history behind this hybrid mid-morning buffet. In 1896 a newspaper column declared that the latest fad was “to issue invitations for a meal called ‘brunch…a repast at 11 o’clock a.m.” Now brunch is trending across demographics and across the country, and for good reason. There’s something for everyone and …

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What You Can Do If Your Insurance Company Is Treating You Unfairly

insurance company

Your insurance policy is a contract between you and your insurance provider. In exchange for your premiums, the insurer has accepted a legal duty to provide you with coverage. But because insurance is also a business, it is not uncommon for an insurance company to attempt to increase their profits by denying claims and paying out as little as possible. …

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What Should I Do If I Am Questioned By the Police?

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If the police are questioning you, it is most likely because you are a suspect in a criminal investigation, or believed to have information regarding a crime that has been committed. Either way, the experience can be extremely disturbing. In the midst of it all, it is important to remember that what you say can be used to build a …

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What Makes Someone a Terrorist in the Eyes of the Law?

terrorism definition

It is something that has been on the minds of many Americans for generations, and especially so now, in light of recent tragic events all over the nation and all over the globe: terrorism. This word carries a hefty weight, yet in the eyes of the law, “acts of terrorism” can be very vaguely defined, leaving room for questionable application …

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