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A divorce is in itself an unhappy event but things can get even more complicated when it takes place between same-sex couples. When things end, it becomes crucial for both the parties to understand how the child custody arrangement will affect their lives. Most importantly, how will custody be decided? How the court decides the […]

  Cannabidiol, (or CBD, as it is commonly known) is a naturally occurring cannabinoid constituent of cannabis, also known as marijuana.  CBD in it’s various forms, including CBD oil, is fast outshining tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, in becoming the focal point of scientific attention. CBD, unlike THC, is one of the many non-psychoactive cannabinoids found in […]

Marijuana is a widely debated topic among criminal justice advocates, politicians, and recreational users alike. Over the last decade, sweeping forward movement has taken place in the legal arena in regards to legalization of the drug for medicinal purposes. However, there is a lag in creating more lenient laws and regulations surrounding recreational use. While […]

Getting Domestic Violence Charges Dropped (aka Dismissed) Domestic violence charges are serious and charges can be legitimate or illegitimate.   These charges can be a stain on your record — getting domestic violence charges dropped is crucial and one must try to do so, if possible.  While there is no legitimate argument to support the attack […]

Sexism in the Workplace: #MeToo’s time has come, so how to we make a more respectful and equal working environment?   Photo courtesy of Pixabay by Pexels Although most governments have enacted laws prohibiting sexual harassment in the workplace, sexism is still alive and well today. Even in 2017, many people are being sexually harassed […]