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In Foreclosure, The Banks Want Your Home More Than Ever.

Sep 29th, 2009by Adam Wazzer. by Adam WazzerNote: I am not an Attorney and any information I provide is not to be taken as Legal Council, my reason for writing this article is only to create awareness for the benefit of Homeowners and Families at hardship. I work for a Law Firm specializing in the representation of Homeowners and Families in danger of Foreclosure. [more...]

Date: 2009-09-29 12:45:07

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Chuck Knoblauch & Stacey Stelmach: Knoblauch & Stelmach divorce

By Clarencia Cynrae on September 29th, 2009 Chuck Knoblauch, a former Major League baseball player, attended court on Tuesday, September 29. Knoblauch was facing a charge on family violence. Knoblauch allegedly hit and choked his common-law wife, Stacey Stelmach, in their home. The family violence offense allegedly took place last week. Stelmach said the fight broke out after she tried to remove car keys from Knoblauch because he appeared intoxicated. [more...]

Date: 2009-09-29 21:04:56

If Grandma can do it, anybody can

In this case "it" means slander and defame the paternal grandfather of a girl at the center of a custody case (ninemsm, 10/23/08) ... , and the Family by Stephen Baskerville, Ph.D. examines one of the greatest and most destructive civil rights abuses in America today--our family law system. Baskerville has authored many articles on fatherhood [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 21:46:07

Survival Basics From Depression-Era Kids

By Julie Rains My parents and my husband’s parents were children during the Great Depression. Mine lived in large cities; my in-laws, small towns. Their families started this era from neither a position of wealth nor desperation; just to add perspective, though, [more...]

Date: 2008-10-31 17:08:14

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15Jan09Rick Warren: Ladies, if you get hit, you cannot acquit By hiscrivener Categories: Above the Fold, OMG!, Televised Theology and Toiletries and WWJDTags: abuse, accountability, Barack Obama, bible, civil rights, crime, divorce, family, identity, law, marriage, outreach, pastor, prayer, president, Rick [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 20:00:48

New Jersey Employment Lawyers

An employment lawyer works two ways. He represents the employer, as well as the employee ... keeps you updated on the rapidly changing laws, which may be difficult for you to interpret ... . Additionally, lawyer protect you from violating any laws regarding overtime pay, family leave [more...]

Date: 2008-11-30 14:17:02

Dems: New Credit Card Regs Are No Substitute for Legislation

After months of proposals, arguments, hearings and public comments, ... sooner to protect American consumers by giving credit card protections the permanence and force of law ... card practices that mire families in debt. Legislation is needed to stop abuses such as charging [more...]

Date: 2008-12-18 21:12:36

Pritzker Law Sues For Family in Salmonella Death

I n the 4-month-old Salmonella Typhimurium outbreak that state and federal officials have said is likely being caused by contaminated peanut ... to a civil complaint that Pritzker said he will file very soon against Virginia-based Peanut Corporation [more...]

Date: 2009-01-16 03:28:49

Naomi R. Cahn, “Test Tube Families Why the Fertility Market Needs Legal Regulation”

Fabulous feminist law prof Naomi Cahn, one of the best feminist legal theorists around, has a new book out: Synopsis of publisher NYU Press: ... and policy-making communities to cease applying piecemeal laws and instead create laws that sustain [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 17:11:15

The Irony of Bankruptcy. The More You Have The Better It Is.

I came across an article by Ann Woolner, “Buy a Beach House for Shelter When Going Bankrupt” that was absolutely spot on ... credit-card debt. You can modify student loans. You can modify debt on a yacht,” points out Levitin ... . “Current law permits modification of any type of debt in bankruptcy except for a single-family [more...]

Date: 2008-10-17 14:54:46

Following the money

rdanThe NYT describes the beginning role of the committee and chairman Elizabeth Warren to follow the money, in addition to GAO report... ... she said. “You cannot repair this economy if you can’t repair those families, and I’m not sure ... and high debt have left America’s households extremely vulnerable.”Ms. Warren, on the law faculty [more...]

Date: 2008-12-04 11:31:00

I am Oscar Grant. I am Adolph Grimes. I am Sean Bell. I am Amadou Diallo. etc.

2009 opens up with a historic unemployment rate and horrible economy. Another grave debt comes from our law enforcement ... discovered the murder of his son on the 5 o’clock news. Sincere condolences are due to the family [more...]

Date: 2009-01-08 19:34:59

Right Wing Round-Up

Pam's House Blend : Washington Times publishes ugly hit piece on Kevin Jennings. Truth Wins Out : Focus on the Family Seeks to Exempt Alabama Gays from Antibullying Protection. Rob Boston : At the Values Voter Summit, Wing-Nut Christian Right Plots Its Comeback. Texas Freedom Network : David Barton Promotes Oklahoma Extremist Sally Kern. Amanda Hess : Ex-Gay Group Calls Hate Crime Laws “Anti-Ex-Gay.” Wow, Hitler and Obama really do have a lot in common. [more...]

Date: 2009-09-29 21:39:52

The Pros and Cons of Loan Modifications

As announced by this new press release , my law firm has begun offering loan modification services in addition to tax debt resolution. As the country’s economy continues to lag, and more and more jobs are being cut, thousands of families are turning to loan modifications to stay in their homes. Unfortunately, there is a lot of confusion in the industry, so to help my blog readers who might be considering a loan modification I have put together the following list of pros and cons. [more...]

Date: 2009-09-02 00:14:00

Buying Cold Medicine for her husband lands Indiana grandmother in jail

Indiana's law designed to stop meth production gets Sally Harpold arrested. The Terre Haute News reports When Sally Harpold bought cold medicine for her family back in March, she never dreamed that four months later she would end up in handcuffs. Now, Harpold is trying to clear her name of criminal charges, and she is speaking out in hopes that a law will change so others won't endure the same embarrassment she still is facing. "This is a very traumatic experience," Harpold said. [more...]

Date: 2009-09-29 21:24:44

Right Wing Leftovers

Next week, the Family Research Council will host the 4th annual Blogs for Life conference which will feature the likes of Senator Sam Brownback, ... in and passed a law to protect him: But before the three-judge panel could rule, either on the IRS ... , as Richard Hammar, editor of the Church Law & Tax Report newsletter, explained to the New York [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 22:56:52

CITI Drops Opposition to Cramdown; May Help Homeowners to Avoid Foreclosure

Citigroup and key Senate members reached an agreement on Thursday that will bring the Helping Families Save Their Homes in Bankruptcy Act one step ... can be reduced by the court including credit card debt and, ironically, mortgage debt on vacation homes ... closer to passage. The proposed law, introduced by Senator Durbin (D-IL) in the Senate and Rep [more...]

Date: 2009-01-11 15:27:40

Families Increasingly Look for Values Based Planning

Families Increasingly Look for Values Based Planning Posted on May 28, 2008 by Mark Jakubik WHEN Dal LaMagna, ... are taking place against a backdrop of changing estate tax laws, innovative trust instruments, armies [more...]

Date: 2008-05-29 00:09:44

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