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I’ve Filed for Divorce—Can I Start Dating Now?

By RWHM |

When your marriage is ending, you may feel a sense of excitement about the world of dating and new relationship possibilities that are opening up to you. There’s a good chance that you’ve been unhappy in your relationship for a long time if you’re opting to divorce. You may be eager to look for… Read More »

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Drunk, Drugged Hudson Valley Driver Injures 2 In Crash

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A Hudson Valley man was recently arrested after crashing into another car in the town of Plattekill, injuring the second car’s occupants.  In addition to possible criminal penalties, drunk or drugged drivers who cause accidents that injure other motorists can face significant civil damages.  Continue reading for more about the accident, and contact a… Read More »

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Pedestrian Accident Leaves Young Woman Seriously Injured

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A pedestrian accident involving a young woman recently occurred in the city of Kingston. The accident and surrounding allegations illustrate the potential difficulties in seeking recovery on a personal injury claim after a pedestrian injury accident. Learn more about the accident below, and contact a knowledgeable Hudson Valley personal injury lawyer for more information…. Read More »

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More Recent Construction Site Injuries Part of Continuing Trend in New York

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Several construction workers have been injured or killed as part of an alarming trend of unsafe working conditions for New York construction workers in recent years.  Read on to learn about the accidents, and contact an experienced New York construction site accident attorney if you have additional questions. Several injured, one dead, in New… Read More »

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Making Commercial Trucks Safer with Automation

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Large commercial trucks can be very challenging to maneuver through busy highways and city streets, even under ideal circumstances. When distractions, weather, or simple negligence factor in, the risk of a crash involving a large truck rises even higher. Increasingly, safety researchers are suggesting that, if more large trucks used automation and the crash-avoidance… Read More »

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Local City Planner Killed in Tree Trimming Accident

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A Saugerties man who served as a planner for multiple towns in Ulster County and who was otherwise involved in the community has died. Tragically, the man was fatally injured when struck by a falling tree branch cut by tree trimmers. Learn more about the case below, and contact a seasoned Kingston personal injury… Read More »

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Hundreds of Doctors Fleeing from Medical Board Sanctions in One State to Practice Freely in Others

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According to the results of a yearlong investigation by MedPage Today and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the current national database that houses complaints against medical practitioners is extremely faulty–to the point that hundreds of doctors facing sanctions in one state may have simply fled across state lines to avoid punishment and continue practicing elsewhere. … Read More »

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Hundreds of Malpractice Lawsuits against Local Surgeon Settled for $45 Million

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A surgeon who spent years working in the Hudson Valley and who was sentenced to over four years in prison became the subject of hundreds of medical malpractice lawsuits by local residents who were the subject of sometimes-fraudulent or botched surgeries. Recently, lawyers for the victims and for the insurance companies who will cover… Read More »

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Speeding Car Accidents

Fatalities Caused by Speeding and Drunk Driving Roughly Equal, Study Finds

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It’s hard not to feel compelled to do everything faster, to save time wherever we can. This can extend to driving as fast as we can, despite knowing that speeding can be a highly unsafe behavior. While we know we shouldn’t speed, speeding does not seem to get the same amount of moral outrage… Read More »

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Before Attending a Hearing or Trial in Your Divorce, Learn about Courtroom Etiquette

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It’s very possible that your first encounter with a courtroom will occur during your divorce trial. The rules of appropriate behavior in a courtroom aren’t complicated. That said, it’s critical that you follow these rules diligently, keeping in mind that the eyes of the judge and opposing party will always be on you, watching… Read More »

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