Lawyers

Types of Lawyers

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Much like the medical profession, the legal profession is allocated into lawyers who focus on certain type of legal matters. The way I would define the basic types include the following: Plaintiff injury attorneys that do the things that I …

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Changing Your Name

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Tennessee is one of the easiest states to change your name. You do not have to return to your place of birth in order to do so. You merely must be a resident in the county in which you file …

Legal Terms

The Secrets Behind Legal Terms

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If you want you watch TV like Law and Order or classic movies like Witness For the Prosecution, you will have heard quite a few legal terms. For instance, the witness is sworn in by holding up their right hand …

Fisherman's Wisdom

The Wisdom of a Fisherman

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Once upon a time there was wealthy business tycoon. He lived in the Big City in a penthouse and controlled many businesses, ports and ships. He was a billionaire. He was featured on business magazines and his success and his …

Burned the Money

She Burned The Money

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This case is one of the strangest I have ever run across in my research. I thought you would find it interesting. Mr. and Mrs. Evans resided in Clinton, Kentucky, where they banked with the Clinton Bank. In late 1985, …

Name That Lawyer

Name That Lawyer

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This lawyer, who would later become famous, was to defend William “Duff” Armstrong. Armstrong was charged with a brutal murder of one James Metzler. Beardstown, Illinois was the site of the trial. The year was 1858. The State prosecutor called …

Fine Print

The Fine Print And Such

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There is an old saying: “The large print giveth and the fine print taketh away.” A little known bit of fine print exists in several different kinds of contracts that you may have right now. It is sometimes called an …

Watching You

They Are Watching You

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If you have had a an injury accident or a workers compensation claim recently, you have been or will be under surveillance. Not the surveillance you see on police movies, where the cops do a 24 hour a day “stake-out” …