Each year in the United States, more than 2.09 million people are injured in car accidents nationwide. These injuries can range from fairly minor to life-threatening, and around 20,000 people will lose their lives in such accidents. As a result, victims need to know how to choose the best injury attorney to take their case and fight for them to a get a settlement they deserve.
If you’re wondering how to choose the best injury attorney, you’re not alone. It can be difficult to wade through the many personal injury lawyers available in your area to find one who will handle your case in a professional manner. Here are three qualities that you should look f Continue reading
Love and marriage go hand in hand according to a Frank Sinatra song but in reality, marriage is not that simple.
Sadly, the state of marriage in the United States has seen better days. About 50% of all marriages in the U.S. ends in divorce. Nevada, for example, has a divorce rate of approximately 14%, one of the highest of any state. Still, outside of Nevada marriages do not fare much better. Every day, more than 6,500 couples file for divorce. There are a variety of reasons as to why: a lack of communication, affairs, incompatibility, work and personal issues, etc. No matter what the reason, though, one thing is for sure: Divorce law and procedure is a thriving part of the American legal system.
There are no easy Continue reading
No matter which state you live in and drive in, implied consent laws are a major part of state sentencing guidelines in drunk driving laws, and it’s important to know exactly how you can be impacted by this piece of legislation:
- Implied consent laws pertain to drunk driving offenses, and every single state has an implied consent law in place. This legislation states that every driver, upon receiving his/her driving license, automatically agrees to take a chemical test (usually a breathalyzer) if a law enforcement official suspects that person of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
- It’s possible to choose which type of chemical test you want to take, even though breathalyzer tests are the most common (and most convenient) when Continue reading