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You’ve Been in a Car Accident and Need a Lawyer — Who Will Need YOUR Help: Advice from an Attorney

Matthew Maddox Latest 912-2-16
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Your goal when you hire an attorney is to win your case. Of course, he or she counts on skills and experience. Even so, your attorney doesn’t do it all on his own. A good client-attorney relationship is a key factor in winning the case. (more…) Continue Reading →

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When Police Pull You Over, PART 2 — What You Must Do and What Your Rights Are: Advice from a Lawyer

Matthew Maddox Latest 912-2-16
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In recent months we’ve fielded a lot of questions at The Maddox Law Firm about what to do when you’re pulled over by the police. Some people are worried about police interactions. They’re worried about safety, compliance and their rights. (more…) Continue Reading →

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More M8 Train Cars on the Horizon, But It’ll Take a While — Cameron on Transportation

Jim Cameron 8-2-16
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Riders on Metro-North just got an early holiday gift from the railroad and the state Department of Transportation — a bright, shiny new train set. It’s not a toy, but real! We’ve been promised 94 more M8 rail cars! And just in time (though they won’t start arriving until 2019). (more…) Continue Reading →

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When Police Pull You Over, PART 1: It’s Not the Time for Debate: Advice from a Lawyer

Matthew Maddox Latest 912-2-16
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This is not about race. It’s also not about calling anyone bigoted or anyone else cop-haters. I’m writing this blog as though the reader is already my client, which means that I’ve already taken on the role of looking out for your best interests and your protection. This is about common sense. (more…) Continue Reading →

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How to Slow Down Traffic in Residential Neighborhoods: Cameron on Transportation

Jim Cameron 8-2-16
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You’ve seen the signs in many neighborhoods, “Drive like your kids lived here” or “Slow down in town.” They’re probably as effective as bumper stickers that say “Drive now, Text later,” in other words, not very. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Cameron on Transportation: Why Widening Interstate 95 Won’t Help

Jim Cameron 8-2-16
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Gov. Dannel P. Malloy wants to widen Interstate 95 to alleviate traffic congestion and commissioned a $1.2 million study to support the idea. But I found a similar study from 2004 — State Project No. 56-245, I-95 Commuter Shoulders — that looked at the idea and rejected it for a number of reasons. (more…) Continue Reading →

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