Category: Law

Laws Regarding Pranks and Pranksters

by Gordon Jeremiah Berry Pranks and practical jokes have been around since the beginning of time, yet reality television is a far more recent concept that began in the late 1940s. Over time, as these reality shows started drawing more…

Renter’s Rights and the Law

by Gordon Jeremiah Berry Increases in the cost of housing compounded with the increases with the costs of living today causes many to rent, either by choice or by necessity. A rental agreement is an agreement to rent property (commonly…

Should Marriage be Privatized?

by Bob Branco For a long time, couples who want to get married in this country have been required to obtain a state marriage license. This policy has been in effect since the establishment of the marriage tax. Prior to…

Sanctuary Cities and the Law

by Gordon Jeremiah Berry A sanctuary city is a name to a given city in the United States that follows certain procedures that shelters illegal immigrant(s), from the fear of deportation. Legal Terms of Sanctuary Cities Basic legal terms that…

Fake News, Hate Websites, and the Law

by Gordon Jeremiah Berry What is truth? One of life’s ultimate questions that has passed on for generations. Legal issues that often must be persistent is how to effectively go about in dealing with these many new forms of “expressions”. …

Equal Pay and Gender Equality Laws

by Gordon Jeremiah Berry Most would agree everyone should be paid according to their abilities, talents, and responsibilities regardless of what their gender happens to be. Yet, depending on the state you live in within the United States this may…