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3 weeks ago

San Bernardino Shooters' Family Had No Knowledge of Extreme Behavior, Attorney Says

The family of the suspected shooters in Wednesday's deadly rampage in San Bernardino, California, said they had no idea that the couple were aggressive or had extreme religious views, the family's attorneys said today.

The family of Syed Farook and his wife, Tashfeen Malik, who were killed by police in a shootout after their deadly attack, "were totally shocked" by the couple's actions, Farook family attorney David Chesley said at a news conference.

"None of the family members had any idea that this was going to take place," said Chesley, adding that when the family got word of the shooting, they were worried about the couple's health and safety.

Farook was isolated and introverted, with very few friends, Chesley said.

But he also said there's been no "clear smoking gun evidence" that Farook and Malik were a part of any particular terror cell or group.

Malik, 29, who is from Pakistan but had lived in Saudi Arabia, came to the U.S. last summer on a "fianc

1 month ago

Largest Texas Divorce Firm Shortens Name to Koons Fuller

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The southwest's largest divorce law firm is now simply Koons Fuller in

keeping with the identity people have come to know over the years.

The firm of divorce lawyers who specialize in such cases as divorce and

child custody was previously known as Koons, Fuller, Vanden Eykel &

Robertson. The North Texas-based firm follows a trend in law firms today

of shortening the name to make it more memorable. The new name does not

indicate any change to the firm's divorce lawyers, including some of the

area's most honored lawyers handling only divorce cases.

Under the tutelage of name partners Ike Vanden Eykel and

3 months ago

The Reasons Why Lawyers Get Disbarred

2.) In general, lawyers are disbarred for those offenses that indicate an inability to practice law with honesty, integrity, etc....: This point has to be emphasized to understand exactly why some lawyers are disbarred and some are given lesser punishments or simply ignored. For instance If an attorney commits a crime, most courts and bar associations only really care about if the crime (whatever it is) indicates that the attorney lacks the characteristics necessary to be an effective lawyer. So let's do a thought experiment. Could a lawyer be convicted of drug possession trademark law US or some other serious felon

3 months ago

Woman charged with DUI has 'auto-brewery syndrome'

That's what happened to an upstate New York woman when she blew a blood alcohol level more than four times the legal limit. Just before Christmas in Hamburg, New York, a judge dismissed the charges after being presented with evidence the woman suffers from "auto-brewery syndrome."

"I had never heard of auto-brewery syndrome before this case," attorney Joseph Marusak told CNN on the condition his client's identity remain anonymous. "But I knew something was amiss when the hospital police took the woman to wanted to release her immediately because she wasn't exhibiting any symptoms."

3 months ago

Lawyer: Minnesota cop reacted to Philando Castile's gun, not race

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- A suburban Minnesota police officer who killed a black driver reacted to the man's gun, not his race, his attorney said Saturday, giving the most detailed account so far of why the officer drew his own weapon.

Philando Castile's girlfriend, who streamed the immediate aftermath of the shooting live on Facebook, has said he was shot several times after telling the officer he had personal injury lawyer a gun and a permit to carry i

3 months ago

Battling DUI: A comparative analysis of checkpoints and saturation patrols.

Since September 11, 2001, drunk drivers have killed more people than actually died on that day. Not to take away from the tragedy of September 11, but drunk driving deaths are happening every day in America. (1)

For many years, the law enforcement community has attempted to detect impaired drivers through numerous innovative efforts and measures. The problem of driving under the influence (DUI) is well known throughout society, yet, even with all of the strategies used to remove these drivers from U.S. highways, it continues to cause needless and tragic loss of life each year. 'When will such madness end? When will society no longer tolerate drunk driving? Until that time, the law en

4 months ago

Important Tips For Choosing A Property Management Company In Baltimore

Managing property in Baltimore is a big deal. You cannot manage your property in right manner. You will need the help and assistance of property management company to manage all your properties. There are many property management companies in Baltimore. But hiring a right property manager company is not as easy as it sounds. Most of the Baltimore based companies provide renting service, leasing service, sale and purchase of properties. They deal with all types of properties like home, apartment, kothi, shop, office, store room, vacant space and every kind of properties. Here are some important tips to choose a property managing company.

Select a Property Management Company that look at here now has access to local market. The company should know the local market well. People prefer renting properties to known person. But you cannot know everybody in the surrounding. But the professional staffs of the company have good association with the visite site local people who need space for dwelling or raising means of livelihood. They will find out a right renter or customer for you.

Set up a meeting with the Professional Property Management staffs to draft a plan for property managing. The plan should consider the goals to rent or sell property to right person. They should also make a proper budgeting to rent and sell the properties.

Ask for reference customers to whom they have rented the similar properties. Get to know about those people. You will get clear picture of the customers to whom the company will rent your properties. You can also ask for the reference of the owner whose properties they are dealing. Contact with those owner to know the reliability of the company.

Find an ideal company that is known for offering great customer services. The company should rent the property as soon as it is vacated at right monthly rentals. Maryland Home Rentals are very famous as it is crowded place and people are in constant search of comfortable home at different location in Maryland. So, your property manager should rent your homes as soon as they are vacated. The company should also look after the maintenance of the property time to time.

The property manager should have good relation with the tenants. They should knowledge of accounting.

These are the tips to find out right Property Management Baltimore Company. You can find a suitable property dealer and manager pro managing your valuable properties.