Good Legal Strategy or Politics and Billable Hours?

  Once again, another New Jersey Police Department is being sued by a former officer. https://www.nj.com/union/index.ssf/2018/07/union_wants_3rd_trial_for_female_cops_lawsuit.html As per the article: “Twice, juries awarded the officer, MaryAnne Cosimano, damages reaching into the six figures. Now, the township is asking a federal judge to either throw out the case or grant the municipality what Cosimano’s attorney in […]

Should Convicted Felons be Allowed to Run for Political Office?

Should Convicted Felons be Allowed to Run for Political Office? The issue of convicted felons voting in public elections has long been debated in this country. The laws vary from state to state. For example, in Maine a person’s voting rights are retained while in prison.  In states like Florida, Iowa and Kentucky one must […]