It was only a few short years ago that a controversy involving hazing on college campuses hit home in Connecticut. In 2014, several Greek organizations were suspended for incidents involving hazing. The sorority, Kappa Gamma, was barred until May of 2018 for activities that led to the hospitalization of one of its members after she … Read moreHazing Resulting in Personal Injury: What Should You Do?
So you’re approaching a stoplight and you look into your rear-view mirror and spot a car coming up fast behind you. You aren’t worried though, they still have time to slow down. You come to a stop and check your mirror again, but this time you notice that the vehicle behind you is still coming … Read moreWhat You Need to Know About Whiplash
We have all seen it, and though we will likely deny it, we have all done it: driving distracted. Glance at your neighbors as you drive down the road and you will witness people texting, reading maps, selecting music, eating, putting on makeup-the list is endless. We all know it’s an unnecessary and potentially dangerous … Read moreConsequences of Distracted Driving Accidents
It is an unfortunate truth that justice is often corrupted by normative ideas and gender stereotypes. From Connecticut to California, people form judgments and opinions about the types of crimes certain individuals are capable of and which types of justice they deserve. If a person does not fit within those preconceived standards, then finding help … Read moreMen: Silent Victims of Domestic Violence
Think of the phrase “domestic violence.” Which particular images come to mind? Odds are, the horrific and terrifying images we have all seen in movies and television are some of the first that spring to the forefront. While these terrible events do happen in real life, there are also other not so conspicuous ways in … Read moreFinancial Abuse: Domestic Abuse Isn’t Just Physical
When most people hear the words “domestic violence” they imagine the terrifying incidents they see on television. While these events do occur all too frequently, domestic violence and abuse aren’t limited to the realm of the physical. As patterns of coercive and controlling behavior, domestic abuse can also include emotional and psychological abuse, sexual abuse, … Read moreDomestic Violence: Warning Signs
When going facing irreconcilable differences, many couples assume that their only options are to muscle through the hard times or to file for divorce. Unfortunately, this assumption eliminates the other options that can help establish legal boundaries and space between a couple, while also making it easier to reverse the process should they be able … Read morePros and Cons of Legal Separation