Immigration reform is at an impasse, with Democrats and Republicans unable to agree on how it should proceed. Before the November 2014 elections, when Democrats controlled the Senate, they passed a bill which provided a path to citizenship for all undocumented residents who were eligible to apply. Requirements included:
No felony convictions Proof of residence A fine and all back taxes up to date and paid Applicant must speak English or be willing to learn Before this application process could begin, the Senate bill mandated that the US-Mexico border be secured for 6 months.
One of the biggest investments you will make in your lifetime is the purchase of a home or real estate. It is a process which you will need to think through before you commit, but also make sure that the property you are purchasing is worth its value, as well as is free of any legal issues tied to the property. In order to properly determine whether or not there are issues, you need to retain a real estate attorney, Here is an overview of some of the issues you may find attached to your property and how a real estate attorney can help you.
You've tromped through a wet and snowy parking lot and walked into a shop, but the minute you walked in the door, you slipped and fell. Unfortunately, the store didn't have mats by their front door, and as a result, a puddle formed and you slipped. Now, you're wondering what your options are and what the storekeeper's responsibilities are. Here are some points to consider:
If you get hurt due to a dangerous situation in or around a business, you need to prove that the business owner is liable for your accident.
Audiences throughout America have been spellbound by the riveting new podcast Serial, an ongoing weekly audio series that discusses the case of Adnan Syed, a convicted murderer from the state of Maryland. Although the case has long been closed and Adnan is currently serving life in prison, the producers of this popular podcast are daring to ask the question: what if Adnan is innocent, and what are the real facts behind this criminal case?
If you are a disabled veteran and are facing some financial troubles, you may be going through a lot of stress. If you are considering filing for bankruptcy, these steps can be taken. They will help you deal with your financial problems effectively.
Look at Your Finances
The very first thing you should do before filing for bankruptcy is to look at your finances. Look at all of your assets, and then examine your expenses.