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Maryland on the Fast Track for Foreclosures

Maryland has joined Ohio in establishing laws that fast-track foreclosures for vacant properties. The two states may be examples for others across the nation who want to do something about vacant properties causing a blight to neighborhoods. According to a state delegate, vacant properties are a serious problem in some communities. The longer a property…

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Maryland Woman Arrested for Taking Child

A woman in Lewisberry was arrested for taking her daughter without permission. The woman stands accused of removing her daughter from the child’s father’s home and fighting with both the father and police. Officers say the woman was high on heroin at the time of the incident. According to reports, the woman faces felony charges…

The true cost of a custody battle

The True Cost of a Custody Battle

There is probably not a more important, or emotionally-charged, issue in separation and divorce than that of child custody. Custody involves not only the amount of time that each parent gets to spend with his or her children; it also encompasses the right to make major, life-shaping decisions for the children. Certainly, this is not…