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Takata Recall Expands as Death Toll Rises

Defective airbags made by Takata have killed 11 people in the U.S., and 16 people total, since 2009 because of faulty inflators that can eject...

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  • Apr 22, 2016

4 Kentucky Labor Law Requirements Distillery Employees Need to Know

More and more these days, Lexington-area residents are getting into distilling their own bourbon at home. Sometimes the drive is so strong people decide to...

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  • Apr 22, 2016

Overtime Pay Requirements: 5 Facts You Thought Were Right Are Actually Wrong

As part of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, Congress instituted overtime wages for certain employees who work more than 40 hours in a...

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  • Apr 21, 2016

Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Law Could Help Curb Drug Abuse

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf on Sunday signed the state’s medical marijuana bill into law after it quickly breezed through the House and Senate last week,...

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  • Apr 20, 2016

Five Benefits of Medical Marijuana to Think About on 4/20

April 20th, better known as 4/20 or “Marijuana Appreciation Day,” is celebrated every year by pot smokers around the world. This year, 4/20 may be...

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  • Apr 20, 2016

St. Augustine Residents Want Safer Roads After Recent Accidents

A rise in pedestrian, cyclist, and skateboard-related accidents have led concerned citizens to make strides in an effort to improve public safety regulations throughout the...

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  • Apr 18, 2016

Need to Get in Touch With Us? Add Us on Facebook Messenger!

Recently, Facebook announced improvements to its chat feature that could potentially make all other messaging apps obsolete. They’ve introduced Messenger Codes, similar to Snapchat’s snapcodes,...

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  • Apr 18, 2016

Pennsylvania Set to Become the 24th State to Legalize Medical Marijuana

Autism. Parkinson’s disease. Multiple sclerosis. Glaucoma. Epilepsy. Advocates and scientific studies suggest that medical marijuana is able to provide much needed relief from the pain...

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  • Apr 16, 2016

Can I Sue for Wage Theft Without Getting Fired?

Employees in the banking and other industries deserve to be fairly compensated for the work they do, including the time they spend working beyond 40...

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  • Apr 16, 2016

Takata Congressional Hearing Reveals Two Worrying Facts About These Defective Airbags

Members of Congress and government regulators raised concerns Thursday over the shortage of replacements for 28 million recalled Takata airbag inflators, saying consumers might first...

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  • Apr 15, 2016

Defective Takata Airbags Pose New Safety Concerns After Local Woman’s Death

A Jacksonville woman’s recent death from a recalled Takata airbag — two years after it deployed with such force that it broke her back —...

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  • Apr 15, 2016

Orlando Marijuana Laws Could Change Under Decriminalization Plan

Orlando may soon become the latest city in Florida to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana, according to local news reports. The new ordinance will be...

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  • Apr 14, 2016

Does Your Teen's Honda Have a Recalled Takata Airbag?

A Texas teenager died recently following a minor car accident, when her 2002 Honda Civic’s Takata-made airbag ejected metal shrapnel at her upon deployment and...

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  • Apr 14, 2016

Florida Workers' Compensation Law Under Review By FL SC

The Florida Supreme Court is debating arguments heard last week about the constitutionality of the state’s workers’ compensation system, and whether they have jurisdiction to...

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  • Apr 14, 2016

Top Legal Settlement Question: Are Lawsuit or Court Awards and Settlements Taxable Income?

Personal injury lawsuits are often grueling, drawn-out affairs, and when a person is awarded compensation through a verdict or settlement it can feel like the...

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  • Apr 12, 2016