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Protecting Your Rights During a Criminal Investigation

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Criminal
Criminal cases begin with a law enforcement investigation. The length of the investigation depends on many factors, and can last anywhere from hours to years. During that time, ...
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Why Slip and Fall Cases Are So Tough

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Slip and fall cases are not the easiest to win, even when the plaintiff suffered a serious injury as a result of someone’s obvious negligence. Why is that? ...
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How To Get Out of Your Lease

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Landlord & Tenant
For any number of reasons, you may want to move out of your house or apartment before the lease is up. But because a lease is a legal ...
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Get To Know Your HUD1 Statement

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Landlord & Tenant
Many real estate transactions use the HUD-1 Settlement Statement form. If you buy or sell real estate, you may receive one, so it is important to understand all ...
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If You Have a Pool, You’d Better Watch Out!

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Landlord & Tenant
Homeowner Liability and Swimming Pools Many people dream of one day having their very own pool in the backyard, but it can also be a nightmare if someone ...
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What Foods Cause the Most Food Poisoning?

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Many Americans are aware that foods like raw eggs and raw chicken may contain the bacteria Salmonella, and can cause sickness if not cooked properly. However, you might ...
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Why Do I Have to Pay Property Taxes?

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FAQs
You pay a small fortune to purchase a house, you pay taxes on the income you earn, and you might even have to pay taxes on assets that ...
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What Is a Contingency Fee?

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Speeding Ticket Driving You Nuts?

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If you just received a speeding ticket, you probably feel pretty frustrated. Besides having to pay a hefty fine, you may also see your car insurance rates increase. ...
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How to Prevent Getting Sued for a Bogus Dog Bite

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If an individual is bitten by someone else’s dog, that person may file a lawsuit against the dog owner. However, that does not mean the dog owner will automatically ...
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