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What Should You Know About Your Underwater Mortgage And Bankruptcy?

If you’re one of the nearly 10 million Americans whose home lost so much value during the Great Recession it’s still worth less than you owe, you may be considering one of several options to help you free yourself from this burden. You may not want the credit hit (and black mark against you as […]

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Can Anyone Enter A “Not Guilty By Reason Of Insanity” Plea?

Nearly everyone has heard of cases where violent criminals have pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity and presumably avoided the consequences of their actions.  Many assume that means all the defendant needs to do is claim he is insane, act weird during the trial and walk away without a sentence. This causes many people […]

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You May Still Be Liable If Your Dog Bites A Trespasser

As a dog owner, you probably know how important it is to keep your pet contained so the animal doesn’t get loose and cause problems in the neighborhood. Unfortunately, those problems can land right on your doorstep, especially if there are children in the neighborhood. Even if someone trespasses on your property, you could still […]

Divorce And Your Pets: Tips For Creating A Custody Agreement For Your Furry Friends

With nearly 75 percent of households across the country owning pets, it’s no surprise that sometimes, these furry family members find themselves caught in the midst of a divorce. Although child custody is a standard consideration when it comes to divorce, settling pet custody isn’t always as easy. If you’re facing a divorce and wondering […]

Curbing Road Rage Against Cyclists

The Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center reports that more than 700 people die each year in a bicycling accident. Unfortunately many of those deaths and injuries caused to cyclists are the result of encounters with angry motorists. People driving cars may get angry at cyclists because they perceive them as being in the way and […]

“He Just Wasn’t Into ‘Frozen'” And Other Weird Reasons For Divorce

Many couples get divorced for justifiable reasons such as adultery or domestic abuse issues. However, a small percentage of people get divorced for reasons that defy belief, logic, or both. Here are a few cases where spouses decided they couldn’t stay together for reasons that are stranger than fiction. Elsa the Home Wrecker When Disney’s […]

Know Someone Committing Disability Fraud? What Should You Do?

You may have heard rumors that the federal fund that helps the government make Social Security Disability (SSD) payments is beginning to run dry. Some government analysts predict that the fund will be exhausted within the next year or two. Unfortunately, the biggest drain on the Social Security fund is false or fraudulent disability claims. […]

What To Expect At Your Free Consultation With An Auto Accident Lawyer

You’re nervous about scheduling an appointment with an auto accident lawyer, even though the first appointment is free. The idea of talking to a lawyer feels intimidating, especially since you’re not entirely sure you deserve a better settlement offer. Don’t hesitate to have this free consultation. Accident attorneys want to help you obtain the right […]