Blog Posts in October, 2010

  • White Collar Crimes

    || 30-Oct-2010

    White collar crimes are fairly common occurrences throughout Pennsylvania, and federal investigative agencies are known for being extremely thorough when obtaining information and evidence related to these types of activities. Fraud, embezzlement, money laundering, and false identification are just a few of the white collar crimes that attract the attention of federal agencies like the FBI and the ...
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  • Natural Gas Drilling in NEPA

    || 30-Oct-2010

    The ongoing debate about natural gas drilling in NEPA continues to make headlines throughout our region. When creating natural gas wells, a process called fracturing is used. In this process, hundreds of chemicals are combined with thousands of gallons of water and injected into the earth. The Times Leader reports that HBO's Gasland creator pushes for a one-year moratorium on Pennsylvania ...
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  • Birth Injury Lawyer in Scranton

    || 30-Oct-2010

    The anticipation of the birth of a baby is a time of excitement, joy, and wonder. Expectant parents dream about the moment they will first hold their child, the moment the baby learns to sit up, to walk, and to talk. Most new moms and dads will say that the only thing that matters to them is that the baby is healthy. When a baby suffers birth injuries due to the negligence of the attending ...
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  • Happy (and safe) Halloween!

    || 30-Oct-2010

    This weekend is a time for candy, costumes, and scary ghost stories. Trick-or-treaters will be gearing up for a night of fun in the neighborhoods of Scranton and its surrounding towns. They will not be the only ones hitting the streets this weekend, though; according to today's Times-Tribune, city police will conduct a special detail with uniformed and plainclothes officers to ensure the ...
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  • Scranton Serious Injury Lawyer

    || 19-Oct-2010

    The hospitals and emergency rooms of Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties are filled with people who have sustained serious injuries and will, undoubtedly, be stuck with a mountain of medical bills for their treatment. An ordinary day can quickly turn into an unexpected disaster, and during a time like this, the last thing you want to deal with is the stress and confusion of medical bills. Injuries ...
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  • PA State Troopers: DUI "Strikeforce"

    || 19-Oct-2010

    In the past two years, state police have arrested 4,652 motorists for driving under the influence through the Checkpoint Strikeforce Program, started in October 2008. Originally intended to be a one-year program, the initiative was renewed in October 2009 and will be renewed again this year. Over 300 of these arrests have taken place in Lackawanna, Pike, Susquehanna, and Wayne Counties. According ...
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  • Marcellus Shale Attorney: Stay Informed of Your Rights!

    || 11-Oct-2010

    If you are living in Northeastern Pennsylvania, chances are that you have heard a lot of talk lately about natural gas drilling in the Marchellus Shale. Proponents of both sides of this issue feel passionately about their arguments, and most residents of Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties are aware that fracking will play a significant role in the future of our region. While talk about fracking and ...
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