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Office: Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 4:00pm; Friday: 9:30am-4:00pm.

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Current News in Health & Law

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What's in a Name?  Check out this article to learn more!  

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"Despite claims of saving tens of thousands of people and animals, the Clean Water ActClean Air Act and Endangered Species Act  didn’t come without consequences and costs..." Read more about Earth Day related benefits and costs of our laws.


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Controversial Law That May Permit Anti-Gay Discrimination

Read More About Indiana's Religious Freedom Law Here 

 

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Law in the news: The Law School Admissions Council has been in hot water over its LSAT accommodations for students with disabilities.  Learn more here 

  

"Sleep terrors in early childhood may lead to sleepwalking later"

May 4, 2015: A study of nearly 2,000 children in Quebec over a 12-year period found that as many as a third of the children who had early childhood sleep terrors became sleepwalkers later.  

Read more here!

 

 

Word of the Week

Fardel

Fardel n. In medical terminology, it is the total measurable penalty that is incurred as a result of the occurrence of a genetic disease in one individual; one of two major quantitative consideration in the prognostic aspect of genetic counseling , the other being risk of occurrence.

From the Stedman's Medical Dictionary 

 

Power of Attorney

Power of Attorney n. is a document that allows you to appoint a person or organization to handle your affairs while you're unavailable or unable to do so. There person or organization you appoint is referred to as an "Attorney-in-fact" or "Agent"View this like for more info

 

Attractive Nuisance

Attractive Nuisance n. In the legal area of torts, a hazardous object or condition that is likely to attract children who are unable to appreciate the risk posed by the object or condition, and to whom the landowner can therefore be held liable for injuries.View 10 Common Attractive Nuisances Here

Lupus

noun | lu·pus | \ˈlü-pəs\

A disease that affects the nervous system, joint, and skin.

From the Merriam-Webster Dictionary