The Impact of Divorce

The Impact of Divorce

The 50 percent statistic of all marriages ending in divorce is misleading, if not wrong. For every two marriages that occurred in the 1990s, there was one divorce.

10 Suggestions for Overcoming a Season of Sorrows

10 Suggestions for Overcoming a Season of Sorrows

Abusive political rhetoric, D.C. shooting and wounding of a congressman, a truck attack and deaths in Barcelona, Charlottesville and NYC, Hurricanes Harvey, Irma & Maria, sexual assaults by Weinstein and multiple others, admissions by survivors @#metoo, an ambush in Niger, shootings in New York City, Sutherland Springs, Tehama County California, and at the Egyptian Mosque, all while suffering through a cacophony of inflammatory tweets.  As I write this, I lament over this series of tragedies, one after another, and no doubt more to come. What are we to make of it all?

Clergy Sexual Abuse and the impact on Victims

Clergy Sexual Abuse and the impact on Victims

Recent news releases have identified another clergy member as having been abusive to one or more members of their congregation. Although it would be ill-advised to condemn someone in the court of public opinion when the facts or a jury of one’s peers has not found the...

Head Injuries / TBI Cases – Will Improvement Be Possible?

When an injured person’s condition has improved to a point at which no further meaningful improvement is expected, it is important for attorneys to clearly convey this aspect to a jury. In general, there is a tendency for people to believe that over time, most...