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What to Do if you are Stopped for DUI in Connecticut

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If you have been stopped for DUI in Connecticut, you could be facing heavy fines, loss of driving privileges, and even jail time. The outcome of the stop, whether or not you will be arrested for DUI, and whether you will ultimately be convicted depends largely and how you conduct yourself when you are… Read More »

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Steps to Filing a Connecticut Divorce

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In Connecticut, either spouse can file for a divorce, also known as a “dissolution of marriage”, and the process takes several months up to a year or longer to complete. The time frame to complete a divorce depends on numerous factors, such as the complexity of the issues that need to be resolved, the… Read More »

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Holidays and Visitation

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Most people look forward to the holidays. This is the season when many of us look forward to taking some days off from work and spending quality time with our family and close friends. The holidays are especially important to children, who often count down the days before their vacation starts and they are… Read More »

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Unique Considerations for Divorcing Parents of Special Needs Children

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When a marriage dissolves, it is difficult for all parties involved. There is uncertainty about the future, and there are many important issues that must be resolved during the divorce process. When divorcing spouses have children, there are additional considerations, such as child custody, visitation schedules, child support, and many others. This is especially… Read More »

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How is Child Support Calculated in CT?

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During a divorce involving children or a paternity case, child support is one of the most important issues that must be settled. Connecticut recognizes the obligation of both parents to contribute to the financial well-being of the child. In most cases, the non-custodial parent ends up paying support to the custodial parent. The amount… Read More »

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DUI and the Holidays

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The holiday season is upon us, and this a time for joy and celebration. From Thanksgiving through New Year’s, we have several opportunities to spend time and make special memories with our family and friends. During these celebrations, alcohol is often involved. Unfortunately, this causes more people to get behind the wheel while intoxicated… Read More »

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Can I Sue if I was wrongfully Terminated in Connecticut?

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Being fired from your job can be a very unsettling experience. You put your heart and soul into a company, and you have been loyal to them for a long time. Then one day, they just decide to let you go with no explanation. When this happens, it is fair to ask “why” you… Read More »

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Elderly Veterans Experience Widespread Neglect & Abuse at Low-Rated VA Nursing Homes

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Last June, a joint report by USA Today and the Boston Globe revealed that the Veteran’s Administration has a secret nursing home ratings system that hides their poor quality of care from the public. It turns out that, while the VA was telling prospective residents and their families how good the care was in… Read More »

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Motorcycle Accidents and Distracted Driving

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Back in May, Fox 61 reported that motorcycle accidents are becoming a trend in Connecticut. In one six-day period, there were five motorcycle accidents statewide, and three of them resulted in fatalities. Ironically, May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month (as designated by the National Safety Council). This is supposed to be the month when… Read More »

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How to Avoid an Accident with an 18-Wheeler

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Accidents with 18-wheelers are some of the most tragic crash types, often leaving victims with disabling or fatal injuries. Sadly, despite how devastating these accidents can be, they occur at an alarmingly high rate. In fact, the state of Connecticut reports that in a single year, medium/heavy trucks were involved in more than 5,400 accidents, which… Read More »

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