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Dog Bite Accident: 4 Tips for Correctly Filing a Personal Injury Claim

It only takes one aggressive dog to attack and cause an injury. When it does, the affected person may have a right to compensation from the dog owner.  Like other personal injury claims, recovering compensation for a dog bite injury requires following the right approach. This guide highlights tips that can improve your odds of a fair recovery and can be an excellent read. Seek Medical Advice A dog bite often results in... ❯❯❯

America’s Obsession With a Suspect’s Rap Sheet Misses The Point

In early March of this year, six people were shot in California at a Sacramento bar. Immediately after the incident occurred, news about this horrific incident became the talk of almost all local and national news outlets.  Initially, the focus was on the horrific nature of the crime and the pain of the grieving families. But, as soon as police arrested the main suspects of the crime, the focus took a huge turn as journalists started... ❯❯❯

The Consequences of Violating a Felony Probation

When you are found guilty of a felony offense, the judge may decide to impose a probation sentence instead of jail time. While you should be happy to receive probation, you must also understand that it is not a jail escape card. Probation often comes with strict terms and conditions that, if violated, can result in harsher punishment or even jail terms.  Keep reading as we explore what you need to know about felony probation violations... ❯❯❯

Social Media and Personal Injury Cases: Exercising Caution

The law protects the rights of an individual who has been a victim of another person’s actions or inactions. They have a right to file a personal injury claim for compensation and justice for the harm caused. Usually, the victim would file a claim against an insurance provider, who will investigate the incident. Meanwhile, investigating the incident aims to establish the truth and assess the injuries. One way they do this is by... ❯❯❯

The Zero Tolerance Policy on Drinking and Driving

Driving under the influence of alcohol is a persistent problem in the United States. Nearly everyone has been a victim of drunk driving in some situation, whether riding with someone drunk or knowing someone affected by the many severe consequences of drunk driving. Statistics show that at least one in four people know someone who has been arrested for drunk driving, with over 4 million Americans admitting to drunk driving in the... ❯❯❯

The Importance of an Uber Accident Attorney

Uber is among the leading ridesharing services, offering a convenient means of transport from one point to another. However, accidents can still happen even with the most reliable transportation modes, and Uber is no exception. If you sustain injuries in an Uber car accident, you may qualify for financial compensation through a personal injury claim. But navigating the legal process of such claims can be daunting, especially when... ❯❯❯

What to Check When Looking for the Best Car Accident Lawyer Near You

A car accident can be a traumatizing experience. Many victims of auto crashes suffer emotional and physical injuries that can be hard to treat. This can affect their financial well-being and result in a poor quality of life. If you sustain injuries in an auto crash due to someone else's fault, consulting an attorney is vital. This legal expert can help you investigate your claim and build a solid case, ensuring you get maximum... ❯❯❯

Personal Injury Law: Who Can You Sue?

When you are a victim of another person’s negligent or malicious act, you have an opportunity to file a personal injury claim against the party. However, you must prove that the other party was the root cause of the accident, leaving you in physical or emotional anguish. If you are going through something like this, you might wonder who you can sue. This article examines the various aspects of personal injury law, particularly who you... ❯❯❯

Types of Criminal Offenses

You have probably heard about someone being charged with multiple offenses despite only committing one, and you may begin to wonder why and how that is possible. It is because crimes fall into different categories, and crimes within the same classes are related. When someone commits a crime, they most likely unintentionally commit a few other crimes in the category of the one executed.  Types of Criminal Offenses Even though there... ❯❯❯

Tips for Getting the Best Settlement After a Truck Accident

After being involved in a truck accident, you might feel like you have nowhere to turn to. Truck accidents can leave you with severe injuries, emotional trauma, and lost income, making your life difficult.  In addition, while you may qualify for compensation, insurance companies often try to lowball claimants or deny their claims altogether. Fortunately, you can take several helpful steps to get maximum compensation after a truck... ❯❯❯

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