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Officer in Trouble over False DUI Arrests

Police officer holding a pen and doing a field sobriety test on a motorist.

A Utah Highway Patrol officer, after winning Trooper of the Year, is now in hot water over allegations of false DUI arrests.  According to allegations, she was arresting people for DUI even after they passed field sobriety evaluations.  Many people later tested negative for alcohol.  Read more about this story at the Huffington Post.

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Is everyone going to see my mugshot?

ck mug shot on white background

UPDATE: This Bill was signed by Governor Deal and became effective on May 6, 2013. Clients who are facing criminal charges are often embarrassed about the situation and worried about who will find out, especially an employer.  They are especially worried when they discover their mugshot has been published on the internet.  Unfortunately, there are an endless number of websites …

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7 Tips for Reducing the Costs of a Divorce

Businessman turning his empty pockets inside out

Divorce proceedings can be very costly. These tips can help you reduce your costs without sacrificing excellent representation. Be prepared! When meeting with your attorney, whether the first time or throughout the process, be prepared for each meeting. Write down your questions. Gather the documents your attorney has requested. Have the answers to issues raised in the last meeting with …

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Divorce After Adoption

Blended Family

What would have happened if the Brady Bunch broke up? Would Carol keep the girls and Mike keep the boys? After all, that’s what they brought into the marriage, and they have the stronger bond with their own biological children. But, that’s not how the law works. If a person adopts a child, they have an equal standing with the …

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