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Did you ever wonder why the legal drinking age in the United States is 21? This article will explain the reasons behind this alcohol-related law.

In this article, we’ll explore 10 specific intent crimes. We’ll look at the meaning of specific intent, show how specific intent is different than other types of crimes, and give a real world example on how specific intent works.

What should you do if you lock your keys in your car (or someone else’s vehicle)? Nearly all of us have done it. But what are the best methods to unlock a car? In this article, we’ll go over the proper legal steps to follow in the event you’ve locked yourself out of your vehicle (or another’s vehicle).

Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a lawyer? What do lawyers do on a day-to-day basis? Why is a law degree one of the most sought after professional degrees? We’ll uncover these questions, and more, this article.

This article addresses some of the most common questions dealing with non-compete agreements, specifically when dealing with employers and employees. If faced with a non-compete agreement, you’ll want to review some of the main issues to take into consideration before you sign the contract.

Legal Word of the Day
a public officer of the court who notarizes and authenticates legal documents

This Day in the Law
On July 23, 1914, Austria-Hungary issued an ultimatum to Serbia to abide by multiple demands and hand over all those involved in the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand.
Today's Legal Question
What is the only state in the United States that uses a civil law code, as opposed to common law?

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