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Legalization of Medical Marijuana in new Jersey

New Jersey may join a number of other states that have legalized marijuana for certain medical purposes. The “New Jersey Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act” is being considered as Bill 119 in the Senate and …

The Job of an Executor of an Estate

The executor of an estate is responsible for carrying out the terms of a Will. The job of an executor of an estate may seem daunting, but the executor’s tasks aren’t difficult so long as …

Types of White Collar Crime

White-collar crimes are a unique classification of criminal transgressions and the concept was first developed by Edwin Sutherland. Sutherland defined the wording as referring to crimes committed by “respectable people” while working for their chosen …

How to Stop Wage Garnishment in new Hampshire

Wage garnishments in New Hampshire are far more challenging for creditors than they are for debtors. While family support, student loans and taxing agencies may not have to go to court in order to garnish …

Why Attorneys should use Private Process Servers

When allowed by law or rule, private process servers should always be used by attorneys instead of law enforcement officers, such as deputies from the sheriff’s civil office.  Private process servers have a financial interest …

Utah Dui Laws

It’s a serious offence in the United States, and Utah State respectively for drivers to drive under the influence of alcohol or any other drug. In this regards, when a driver is suspected and later …

How to Avoid Paying a Deficiency Judgment in Texas

Texas foreclosures are governed by Texas property code section 51.003 and state that lenders are able to secure a deficiency judgment against homeowners who have been foreclosed. Deficiency judgments are the difference between the amount of …

Who can be Executor of will

Probate is the legal process through which a decedent’s will is carried out and their estate is divided between the beneficiaries named in the last will and testament. The individual or group ultimately responsible for …

A look at Arizonas Foreclosure Laws

Arizona’s foreclosure laws are spelled out in Article 33, Chapters 6, 6.1 of Arizona Revised Statutes. These laws are very specific in spite of the fact that most Arizona foreclosures are done through a non-judicial …

Lawyer Fees

In the absence of an express agreement as to the amount of their compensation, lawyers are entitled to reasonable attorney’s fees. The creation of a relationship of attorney and client by express or implied contract …

Acquiring Dual Citizenship

Dual citizenship is a status by which an individual is concurrently known to be citizens of two countries by the laws of those countries. Dual citizenship can be acquired in different ways. Below is an …

Rhode Island Forclosure Rules

The right of redemption is the fundamental legal right of a borrower to redeem the mortgaged property. Each state has different laws when it comes to the right of redemption and foreclosures in general. Listed …

Day to Day Life of a Legal Intern

What do legal interns do all day when they work in law offices? The answer is: it depends. It depends on the law office and it depends on the intern. Virtually all legal interns are …

Medical Maijuana

Medical marijuana is very effective when it comes to relieving patients of pain and suffering from debilitating diseases. Medical marijuana on the Federal level, must adopt reasonable standards, before any state can become 100 percent …