What’s at Stake For You?

What’s at Stake For You?

There are all kinds of reasons to hire an attorney. Just as there are all kinds of people, there are all kinds of attorneys. They all have one common thread, and that is to provide protection. One must ask “what’s at stake” when thinking about if retaining an attorney is truly a necessary move. If […]

Five Cases That Changed America

Major court cases can be very influential in American culture. Some cases, such as Brown versus the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas, forever changed the culture and laws of the United States. Some, such as the OJ Simpson case, captivated the entire nation as people from across the country tuned in to follow the […]

The Role of the Judicial Branch in American Politics

Separation of powers The doctrine of separation of powers is fundamental to the American system of government. It divides the various tasks of running the government among the three different branches and thus prevents any one of them from becoming too powerful. The legislature makes the laws, the executive enforces them and the judiciary settles […]