Author Archives: Miglore

Like adults, juveniles can face serious punishment for crimes they commit. In the United States, a person is considered a juvenile if they are under the age of 18. For most crimes committed by minors, there is a separate court … Continue reading

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While getting a divorce may be the best solution for you and your family, it can be difficult to navigate the many financial aspects involved. Marital assets are divided as part of your divorce agreement, which can have a significant … Continue reading

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During a nine year span between 2003 and 2012, there were 3,866 deaths caused by drunk drivers in Illinois, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Across the United States, it is illegal to drive with a blood … Continue reading

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When you marry someone, you are also marrying their family. The conventional way to start a family is to get married and then have children together, but in many cases, couples choose to get married after one or both spouses … Continue reading

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With the recent trend of “Me Too,” in which sexual assault survivors, mostly women, have shared their stories, many people have come forward with accusations. Being accused of sexual assault is very serious, since it can be charged as a … Continue reading

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In recent years, the way child support obligations are determined in Illinois has changed. Previously, the amount of child support a parent had to pay was a percentage based on the paying parent’s income and the number of children. For … Continue reading

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When you are convicted of drunk driving, it has the potential to change your life forever. Your license can be suspended, leading to difficulties keeping personal commitments—including work—and you may even spend time in jail. Just the first offense of … Continue reading

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Speeding has become the norm for many drivers. Most cruise the highways at five or ten miles per hour over the speed limit without being concerned they will receive a speeding ticket. This mentality can be troublesome and cause drivers … Continue reading

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The state of Illinois currently requires that each person who owns firearms must have a valid Firearm Owner’s Identification (FOID) card issued in his or her name. One must have a valid FOID in order to buy or possess firearm … Continue reading

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All forms of identity theft may be considered federal crimes and are often prosecuted on the federal level. Federal crimes tend to be much more severe, with graver consequences for the offender when tried in federal court compared to those … Continue reading

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