Technology Making Law Accessible?

  As we have talked about before, the amount of civil law lawyers available to the public is dramatically less than what is needed in this country. Civil cases do not have a right to defense, even though a civil case can end with a person going to jail, losing...

Religious Freedom Law in Texas

The quest for agreement in the socio-political realm is hard to take on, and often leads to unsettling discord that calls for a compromise from all sides in argument. When issues of political reform are up in the air, advocates from both sides come into the forefront...

2015 Law Changes in Texas

There were several laws changed in Texas at the beginning of this year. Below are a list of some of the critical laws that became instated January 1st, 2015. House Bill 62 – Prohibits all judges from holing financial interests in private rehabilitation or...

Lawyer Discusses Civil Law and Ferguson

After the ruling of the grand jury involved in the case of police brutality in Ferguson, Charles Ogletree, a Harvard Law School Professor, answered a few questions on the legality of the ruling, according to an article recently completed by The Daily Illini.  His...

Civil Law Presents Conflicts for Republicans

It has become a standard amongst American society that when the individual sees they have been wronged, they are able to take their assumedly powerful foe to court.  The proceeding trial is often envisioned as a dramatic battle between good and evil, with the wronged...