Insights Into How Our Legal System Works

Insights Into How Our Legal System Works

  • Marital Torts: When Divorce Is Not Enough

    Marriages end for all sorts of reasons. Sometimes, it's nobody's fault – the two spouses were simply incompatible, or grew apart over time. And no-fault divorce laws have made it easier for people in unhappy marriages to cut their losses and get out quickly. But what happens when one partner is at fault – when their actions have not only contributed to the end of the marriage, but also injured their partner?

  • The Benefits Of Filing Bankruptcy

    If you have more debt than you have income, your best bet may be to file for bankruptcy. Many people struggle with debt for years out of fear of filing for bankruptcy. They have the misconception that filing for bankruptcy is the worst thing they can do for their finances. However, in many cases, filing bankruptcy can be a good choice. If you are trying to decide whether or not bankruptcy is right for your situation, then you want to learn about the benefits it has to offer.

  • Out Of Work And Waiting For Your Money? 4 Tips For Paying Your Bills In The Meantime

    Getting injured and not being able to work can put you and your family in a bad financial bind, but you should be worried about more than just money. When you're stressed out about how you're going to pay your bills and take care of your household, it can be tough for you to focus on getting better. Luckily, there are a few things that you can do to try to make it in the meantime.

  • Which Factors Can Affect Your Spousal Support?

    Laws pertaining to spousal support have evolved during the past couple of years. Indeed, spousal support was systematically granted to the poorer spouses who were involved in a divorce procedure. Yet, things have changed in a significant way since many states have introduced new guidelines concerning spousal support, and how it can be modified. It's important to point that these modifications only apply to long-term marital unions. If you want to find out about the situations that can affect an existing spousal support, then this article is for you.

  • What You Should Know About Disorderly Conduct Crimes

    When it comes to criminal cases, one of the more common ones has to do with disorderly conduct. While this isn't a major case, it is something you can get arrested for. From causing a public disturbance to being intoxicated in public, you are interrupting the general public and that is a reason to be arrested. Here is more information about these types of crimes and what the legal ramifications are.

About Me

Insights Into How Our Legal System Works

Hello, I'm Christina Miller. Have you ever been fascinated with why the law works the way it does? Ever since I was in junior high, I had an intense interest in anything related to our legal system, whether it be a crime drama on television, a judge show or a legal case covered on the news. I followed it all. As time progressed, I began learning about how the actual legal system worked and not just the fictionalized version of our legal system. This has lead me to start writing my own blog posts about law that I hope will help others.