Author: Abuse and Neglect Attorney

January 12, 2018 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  Michigan’s prosecutors are a mixed batch. Many of them are very hard working attorneys who do time-consuming and difficult work for a small paycheck. Some of them are truly dedicated to finding justice while making space for mercy and kindness in a somewhat unforgiving system. Like all people in all professions, you get the…

January 9, 2018 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  If you have access to the internet or television in the last few days, you’ve probably heard about this story. A young mother and her boyfriend are wanted by the police for the alleged abuse and murder of the woman’s 4-year-old daughter. The story is heartbreaking, but so far we only have one side…

January 4, 2018 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  If you follow the news, then you’re aware of the growing number of daycare-related child abuse and neglect stories that circulate in the media. Children who manage to slip out of daycare homes undetected; children who are sexually assaulted by family members of the daycare operators; children who aren’t properly cared for while their…

December 29, 2017 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  Welcome back, and thanks for joining us again for this discussion on the difference between Assault and Domestic Abuse. In our previous article we looked at how the law defined Domestic Assault (also called Domestic Abuse) and Assault, and how these two definitions differed from each other. Moving on, we’re going to look at…

December 25, 2017 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  Whether it’s Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or some other holiday you’re celebrating – whatever you’re happy or merry about, we’re happy and merry with you! Remember, if you or a loved one need help over the holidays, we’re here, 24/7, ready and available to assist you whenever you need it. Wishing you happy holidays, and a…

December 22, 2017 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  When Andy Williams wrote about Christmas in his famous carol, he said there’d be “there’ll be parties for hosting, marshmallows for toasting, and caroling out in the snow!” What he didn’t mention however, in that list of all things wonderful, was the seasonal rise in domestic abuse that cops see every year at Christmas…

December 20, 2017 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  In the previous article we looked at what Michigan law had to say about spanking, as well as what recent research shows about the long term effects of physical discipline. For many people, despite what scientific studies reveal, they were raised by parents who spanked them and they believe it’s the best way to…

December 15, 2017 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  Spanking is a hot button issue. Put ten people in a room and ask them to debate the issue of spanking, and chances are, within five minutes you’ll have an argument on your hands. Why? Because like abortion, politics, and religion, people feel very strongly about this particular subject, and they’ll fight to defend…

December 13, 2017 Abuse and Neglect Attorney

  It seems the Larry Nassar case has taken an unexpected turn. After months of denying the allegations against him, Nassar has recently decided to come clean. He has admitted to sexually assaulting as many as 125 girls and women who came to him for medical help and pain treatment.   Although you’re probably aware…