The Traffic Checkpoint

It is well known that for many years the police have at times utilized traffic checkpoints, for example to look for intoxicated drivers. What exactly constitutes a traffic checkpoint for purposes of a…

Home remodeling craze

Once thought of as a supporting actor in the housing industry, home remodeling is poised to take the spotlight. The growing fascination with home remodeling is generating new renovation trends and res…

Homeowners insurance checkup

Have you thought about your homeowners insurance lately? Chances are that unless you have made a recent claim, you probably haven’t given it much consideration.  If you are like most homeowners, you p…

Witness under duress

In this age of gangs and other criminal conspiracies, the prosecution more than ever faces the problem of trying to get witnesses to testify against some criminal defendants. When a witness is granted…

Autumn home selling

What was once considered a winding down period for the year’s home sales, has become housing’s second wind.  Autumn is not only a time when the leaves start falling, but it also has become a target se…