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What are Terroristic Threats Under Pennsylvania Law?

By van der Veen, O’Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin |

Americans are all too familiar with terrorism and in many cases, how the law applies to acts of terror. A man was arrested in eastern Pennsylvania for armed robbery, terroristic threats, and other charges. An explanation of what is terroristic threats, and the possible penalties one might face, are described below. What are Terroristic… Read More »

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When Should You Hire a Car Accident Lawyer?

By van der Veen, O’Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin |

Some people call a car accident lawyer after any crash, even when the collision was very minor and they did not sustain injuries. On the other hand, people are sometimes in a very serious crash and never contact a lawyer. So, if you have been in a crash, how do you know if you… Read More »

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Delayed Injuries After a Car Accident

By van der Veen, O’Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin |

After a car accident, you may suffer several serious injuries that are immediately apparent. Broken bones, deep cuts and bruises, and penetration injuries are just a few of these. Not all injuries are so apparent after a car crash, though. Some injuries do not present any symptoms at all for several days, or even… Read More »

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The Difference Between Burglary and Home Invasion in Pennsylvania

By van der Veen, O’Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin |

In early September, police in western Pennsylvania began an investigation into a case in which two people entered a woman’s home. When leaving the home, one suspect fled out the front door after opening fire into the home, while the second suspect fled out the back door. When police arrived, they found the body… Read More »

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FAQs Surrounding Dog Bite Claims in Pennsylvania

By van der Veen, O’Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin |

Dog bites cause very serious injuries and when they do, injured victims in Pennsylvania can file a claim to secure compensation for their losses. Dog bite claims are highly misunderstood within the state, and even when individuals know they can file a claim, they often do not understand the legalities behind them. Below are… Read More »

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Drug Dealer or Murderer? The Charge of Drug Delivery Resulting in Death

By van der Veen, O’Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin |

Many people think that if a person is caught selling drugs in Pennsylvania, the harshest charge they will face is possession with intent to deliver. Although this charge carries very harsh penalties for those convicted, there is a much more serious charge people may face, depending on the type of drug they sold or… Read More »

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How Healthcare Professionals can Cause Cerebral Palsy

By van der Veen, O’Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin |

The time of birth should be a very exciting time for parents but sometimes, a child is born with a disability that clouds the experience. One of the disabilities that is very common is cerebral palsy, the most common motor disability in children. Learning that a child was born with cerebral palsy is extremely… Read More »

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An Overview of Sex Crimes in Pennsylvania

By van der Veen, O’Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin |

A recent story broke in which a Pennsylvania man was arrested for allegedly meeting up with minors to engage in sexual acts. The man is now facing charges of second-degree rape, second-degree criminal sex act, and second-degree disseminating indecent material to a minor, among others. The story is very difficult to hear and also… Read More »

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