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Subjective vs. Objective in Restraining Orders

Attorney Spear

7th Sep, 2022

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K.D. v D.D., officially released today by the Appellate Court of Connecticut, in an opinion by Judge Douglas Lavine, joined by Chief Judge William Bright …

DFCS can fix it with ONE PHONE CALL

Attorney Spear

4th Aug, 2022

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CLIENT CREDIT!!!

Attorney Spear

31st Jul, 2022

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The Spear Law Firm is excited to announce a new way for our clients to pay! ClientCredit, powered by Affirm, allows you to finance your …

Tips for You at Depositions

Attorney Spear

26th Jul, 2022

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This is not a sexy news-worthy post but it must be done. Frequently in civil matters, people get deposed, or have a deposition. It's a …

Children CAN benefit from Divorce

Attorney Spear

19th Jul, 2022

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It's true! Research has shown that children of divorce can gain many advantages over their peers who have parents that are still married. That does …

Have a little faith (or trust) in your attorney!

Attorney Spear

15th Jul, 2022

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I was in court the other day. The non-lawyers in the courtroom were creating chaos, and I understand why. Court can be incredibly stressful, overwhelming, …

What about the Children?!?!

Attorney Spear

9th Jun, 2022

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What about the Children?!?!

If you are considering divorce, or in the middle of one- the kids are probably the number one concern (or maybe a top 3, at …

Splitsville. Population: You (and your stuff).

Attorney Spear

6th Jun, 2022

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My sister is getting a divorce. Sad, but true. I warned her that divorce ranks higher than having a death in the family of things …

A Lawyer’s Deathbed Confession

Attorney Spear

6th Jun, 2022

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NYT Article by Alex Traub Before dawn on Aug. 17, 1975, about 60 police officers and F.B.I. agents charged into the Brooklyn apartment of a fireman …

When Law Prevents Righting a Wrong

Attorney Spear

23rd May, 2022

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When Law Prevents Righting a Wrong

This is from a NYT article. I had a post on this previously but it went missing. By Adam Liptak May 4, 2008 STAPLES HUGHES, a North Carolina …