Author Archives: Eric James
A new national group focused on criminal justice issues is prioritizing Michigan as a state where it will pursue changes… read more Advertisements
No one wants to think about a lawsuit that involves a wrongful death, but you deserve the right to hold the negligent party responsible. Although a financial settlement won’t bring your loved one back, it can ensure that it won’t … Continue reading
The Democratic governor signed a plethora of bills on Monday, including AB258, which prevents doctors and hospitals from denying organ transplants to people who use medical marijuana… read more
An unintended casualty of California’s criminal justice realignment of 2011, which shifted low-level criminals from state to county custody to relieve prison overcrowding… read more
Once you die, you have no control over what happens in the world of the living. Or do you? In the modern world, the system of law ensures for the deceased to have ways of controlling his or her asset … Continue reading
Frederic S. Ury, contributor and chair of the ABA Standing Committee on Professionalism, discusses “The Relevant Lawyer… read more
It takes dozens of thick volumes of leather-bound books to outline the details of a small section of the law. Here, the topic of Canadian criminal law fills the shelf.