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Dirty Tricks to Look Out for in Divorce Cases

Divorce can be challenging under the best circumstances, but if you’re dealing with a vindictive spouse during a divorce, you may encounter some pretty dirty divorce tricks. An already fraught situation can become immeasurably worse. Here are some sneaky divorce tactics to look out for if you are going through…

Cyber Spying on Your Spouse

If you are going through a divorce and believe that your soon-to-be ex has been cheating on you, you may be tempted to spy on them to get evidence of their affair. Today’s technology makes it easier than ever to do so. Still, federal and state privacy laws are in…

In North Carolina, it is a felony offense to make, distribute, or possess child pornography. This is referred to as sexual exploitation of a minor in North Carolina. Even if you believed that the individual featured was of age, that would not prevent you from being charged with a felony…

Daylight Saving Time Safety Tips

Benjamin Franklin had the idea for Daylight Saving Time (DST) as a way to make the most of daylight hours. However, safety experts argue that there is a link between car accidents and Daylight Saving Time and that the practice disrupts human circadian rhythms. Below, the Central Florida car accident…

Holidays may be a good time to let loose and celebrate, but get behind the wheel having had one drink too many and you could end up in jail. The North Carolina Transportation Department and the Governor’s Highway Safety Program reported that approximately 1,800 arrests from driving while impaired (DWI)…

What Is Child Support Used For?

If you’re a parent who receives or pays child support, you may wonder, “What is child support meant to cover?” Below, we describe NC child support laws, what expenses child support covers, and what you can do if you suspect that your ex is not using child support payments appropriately. …