Month: July 2013

Leaving Your Spouse Out of Your Will? Think Again.

Through Pennsylvania estate planning and by creating a Last Will and Testament, you can dictate who receives your property after death.  Many people believe that this gives you free reign to decide who gets property and who is left out; however, in terms of Pennsylvania estate planning, there are limitations.  Pennsylvania law states that you …

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Pennsylvania Drug Possession Laws, Charges, and Defenses

Under the Pennsylvania drug possession laws, an individual can be charged with a number of drug possession offenses in PA if he or she is in possession of drugs, drug paraphernalia, or other illegal substance classified under any of the PA Drug Schedules.  Under the Pennsylvania drug possession laws, each offense is separately charged, graded …

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How to Get Children of Divorce the Help They Need

Divorce is a painful and disruptive transition for any family.  Particularly for children, divorce can be a traumatic event.  Vast psychological research indicates that most children experience emotional trauma as a result of divorce, even where the child seems to be displaying no outward signs of emotional problems. Unfortunately, for many families in Pennsylvania, filing …

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