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A multi-generational homestead

“Wait long enough and it will come back in style” is a saying that typically applies to clothing styles and fashion.  And unlike fashion trends, which typically relies on pop culture, fads, and a…

Suing for witholding evidence

There have been a number of cases since the advent of DNA testing  where, often times many years later, a person who has been wrongfully convicted has had his conviction overturned when evidence …

The dangerous real estate man

If you asked anyone on the street to name the top dangerous professions, “real estate agent” is not usually considered.  But the recent murder of Arkansas Realtor® Beverly Carter highlights, once…

Sometimes it is a very dirty word

Despite what you may see on television or in the movies, lie detector or polygraph tests have long been held by the courts in criminal cases to be unreliable and therefore not admissible in evidence.…

A capital idea…

Did you ever wonder how funding for new county facilities, or improvements to existing ones, are funded?  And where do the ideas come from for an intersection improvement, for example, or a doggy…

Are you entitled to home equity?

A home buyer who visited a recent open house told me that home sellers need to “let go of their perception of entitled equity.” 
I will pause here, as you are no doubt trying to make sense of th…