In Michigan, all divorces require a minimum 60-day waiting period and marriages that involve children require a six-month waiting period. However, the length of time before a divorce judgment is issued can dramatically increase with any of the complications outlined below. What makes a divorce complicated? There are three main issues that can make a [...]
The question for Michiganders is simple; do we legalize, regulate and tax cannabis for medical and recreational purposes, and use the money to fund our schools and roads? Or do we allow that money to have no socially beneficial purpose? Investors are flocking to Lansing with the hope of gaining licenses and favorable disposition with [...]
Grewal Law welcomes trial attorney Scott Weidenfeller to its personal injury litigation division. Mr. Weidenfeller will be based in Grewal’s new Northville, Michigan location. With nineteen years of trial experience, Mr. Weidenfeller has focused his practice on assisting victims of medical negligence. He has tried cases in three (3) different States and has personally recovered millions in compensation for his clients.
Today I am pleased to announce that the Grewal Law firm acquired the long established and highly respected personal injury law practice ChurchWyble. ChurchWyble will move its staff and operations to the Grewal Companies building in Okemos. Church Wyble, led by distinguished top Michigan attorney David Mittleman, will become the Personal Injury Division of Grewal Law which already specializes in criminal defense, family law, elder law, general litigation, property and estate tax law and marijuana-related matters.
Drug overdoses and deaths are becoming as common as motor vehicle accidents and prohibition of the drugs has done little to solve the problem. The fact is these big pharmaceutical companies created these drugs, from heroin and cocaine to fentanyl and phentermine. Recently, a more powerful opioid, Carfentanil, is being obtained from Chinese drug companies and being mixed into illegal supplies of heroin and like drugs. 19 people overdosed in Wayne County along last month. While dealers and users of this drugs come under the long arm of the law; drug companies and drug makers stand by collecting windfall profits as they feed off of the ill-effects drug use and abuse entails.
Those arrested for a first-time MIP may face a lesser penalty if a new bill becomes law. Rather than a misdemeanor, the new bill would impose a civil infraction and $100 fine for those caught with alcohol under 21 years old. The penalties for second or third offenses would rise to misdemeanors with jail time and fines.
Going through a divorce can be such a confusing time. There are certain steps/procedures that you must follow when filing for a divorce and during the entire divorce process. The steps/procedures differ based on whether or not there are minor children that were born during the marriage.
Granted, this is a dark topic. But it’s important because it is the policy employed by a growing number of nations. What is a summary execution? Summary execution occur when a person or a group of people are accused of a crime, and are immediately killed rather than stand trial as is the custom in most civilized societies. The international War on Drugs has yielded a frightening form of summary execution recently in the Philippines. Rule of Law no more, at least for suspected drug users, dealers and the like.
The Big Grow - Part 2 - Wait, there's more! The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit dealt a big win for medical marijuana patients and caregivers in states that federal circuit. The US Congress passed a rider in an omnibus appropriations bill in 2014 that defunded Department of Justice efforts to [...]