Monthly Archives: April 2022
Do Protective Orders Protect Women?
If you are a victim of stalking or domestic violence, what options do you have when it comes to living in safety? Do you have to go into hiding, or are there legal procedures that can provide the protection you need? Protective orders are available to individuals who have experienced violence. Just how effective… Read More »
Is The Death Penalty Appropriate In Florida?
If you are facing capital charges in the Sunshine state, you know that your life is literally on the line. The debate over whether a life sentence without parole is a better outcome than a state-sponsored execution for such convictions continues into 2022. A look at the arguments in favor of and against capital… Read More »
Bankruptcy Q & A
If debt collectors have been banging on your door and calling relentlessly, you may be in serious trouble with creditors. You’ve heard of bankruptcy, but don’t know much about it, and certainly never envisioned it as a step you’d be contemplating! But here you are. Maybe a short Q & A session will provide… Read More »
Intimate Partner Violence Against Men
When many people think about domestic violence (D.V.), they envision battered women abused by burly husbands. But the fact of the matter is that 25 percent of men suffer physical violence at the hands of their partners too. We don’t tend to hear about these cases much, partly because men are less likely to… Read More »