Monthly Archives: February 2014

If You Think You Are Anonymous Online, Think Again…

If You Think You Are Anonymous Online, Think Again…
 
 
We are passing this information on to you because it is important for you to know that the internet, as convenient a tool as it is, it is not without its pitfalls.  As with all new technologies, it is up to the user to make an intelligent […]

By |February 27th, 2014|Legal News, The Internet|0 Comments

Pharmacy refuses to provide drug for an inmate’s execution

At Regan Law, P.L.C. we are interested in providing our clients with up to date information on matters that in one way or another, affect them and their loved ones.  We think the article below is important read as it might be reflecting the pulse of the country on the issue of the death penalty.  […]

By |February 26th, 2014|Drugs, Legal News|0 Comments

The Stand Your Ground Law

The Stand Your Ground Law.
 
A reprint from a recent article published in Rasmussen Report.
 
Forty-five percent (45%) of American Adults favor having a stand your ground law in their state, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey. Thirty-two percent (32%) are opposed to such a law in their state. Twenty-two percent (22%) are undecided. […]

By |February 25th, 2014|Law Changes, Legal News, National Headlines|0 Comments

It is Mardi Gras Season in New Orleans!

It is Mardi Gras Season in New Orleans!

 
In New Orleans, Louisiana – also known as Nola – Mardi Gras 2014 is in full swing! From now until Ash Wednesday our citizens and our streets are turned over to the boundless fun and revelry that is Mardi Gras. Louisiana is the only state in the union where Mardi Gras day is […]

By |February 24th, 2014|New Orleans Local News|0 Comments

Atty General Holder Instructs the Dept of Justice to Give Same-Sex Married Couples Full and Equal Recognition.

Attorney General Holder Instructs the Dept of Justice to Give Same-Sex Married Couples Full and Equal Recognition.
 
 I am pleased with Attorney General Eric Holder´s decision to direct Justice Department employees to give same-sex married couples “full and equal recognition, to the greatest extent under the law.”  There is no doubt that the decision will have […]

By |February 24th, 2014|Law Changes, Legal News, National Headlines|0 Comments

The President´s Push For An Increase to Minimum Wage

The President´s Push For An Increase to Minimum Wage.
 
I always expect the best from people and I am seldom disappointed.  When President Obama announced his decision to support an increase to minimum wage ,  I cheered and expected companies to want to make things better for their employees.
In order to garnish support for the measure […]

By |February 24th, 2014|Law Changes, National Headlines|0 Comments

The Benefit of Immigration is Clear

The Benefit of Immigration is Clear.
 
When a company succeeds in the marketplace, it is certainly cause to rejoice, but it does not necessarily rise to a blog from us. On the other hand, the success of an immigrant does.
I read recently about Jan Koum, inventor and developer of WhatsApp. Koum, a Ukrainian immigrant whose childhood […]

By |February 21st, 2014|Immigration|0 Comments

‘Killer Heroin’ Causing Fatal Overdoses in East

“It is with concern that we reprint a recent article in the hope that our readers will heed the warning it offers.  We are all aware of the growing epidemic of heroin.  Some say that the wide use of pain medication is at fault and that people addicted to prescription medication are finding heroin much […]

By |February 21st, 2014|Drugs, Legal News, National Headlines|0 Comments

The Availability of Guns In The U.S. Is Cause For Concern

The Availability of Guns In The U.S. Always Concerns Me.
 
As a criminal defense attorney, I have defended many individuals who have been accused of crimes of violence.  There are no winners or losers when a crime of any type takes place. Clearly, when a person dies or is injured, an entire family or community suffers, […]

By |February 19th, 2014|Legal News, National Headlines|0 Comments

Americans Killed By Police Now Outnumber Americans Killed In Iraq War

Americans Killed By Police Now Outnumber Americans Killed In Iraq War

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February 12, 2014

The number of Americans killed by police is  well over 5,000 since 9/11. Many of these killings have occurred during no-knock raids, which have risen by 4000% since the 1980s.

 

 

 

Image : Wiki Commons Military Police

Iraqi insurgents, by comparison, have killed around 3,500 Americans in Iraq since 9/11 in Operation Iraqi “Freedom.” […]

By |February 19th, 2014|National Headlines|0 Comments