Dealing With an Alcoholic Spouse? Separation and Divorce Options May Be Best

If you think your spouse has a drinking problem and you can't get them to reach out for the help they need, you may be considering a divorce. If you think that you want to try to get them help, and that you want to see if things could work out if they stopped drinking, you want to talk with a lawyer to see what your options are. You may want to take some space from your spouse to let them know you are serious about their drinking problem and that it has to stop, and that you have met with a legal expert about possibly separating.

Eyewitness Testimony: Why Defense Attorneys Don't Trust It And How They Counter It In Court

Is seeing believing? Should courts believe witnesses when they testify to what they claim they saw with their own eyes? Maybe not, if the scientific evidence about eyewitness testimony is any indication. Here is why eyewitness testimony is something that your criminal defense attorney is likely to challenge in court and some examples of how he or she can do so. Eyewitness testimony is often wrong In three out of every four cases where DNA evidence has later been used to establish someone's innocence and overturn their conviction on appeal, that conviction relied largely on eyewitness testimony.

3 Things You Need To Know About Workers Compensation Claims And Lawsuits

If you have been injured at work, you might be worried that there is no restitution for all of your pain and suffering. A work related injury that is severe can affect your ability to carry a job, live your life normally, and can negatively affect your finances. This is why many people choose to file a workers compensation lawsuit. Here are some things you need to know about filing a lawsuit.

3 Things To Do To Keep Your Liquor License

If you have a restaurant and you want to sell alcohol, you need to make sure that you have a liquor license. Without that, you aren't allowed to sell liquor and run the risk of being arrested or fined if you get caught selling any kind of alcohol. When you get your license, there are things that you need to do to make sure that you can keep it.  Check ID For Everyone

Do You Really Have The Right To Remain Silent?

You've undoubtedly seen countless television dramas where a suspect is cuffed and "read their rights," beginning with those memorable words, "You have the right to remain silent." Many of us, however, probably don't really understand what those words mean. These words, known as the Miranda warning, must be spoken to anyone about to be arrested and must be conveyed before they are questioned. A somewhat puzzling situation can occur, however, when a suspect is being questioned at a police station, but has not actually been arrested.