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Robert J McCarthy Jr

Robert McCarthy’s Legal Guides

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  • Settlement offers, trial and appeals in Mesothelioma cases

    This article briefly and simply describes settlement offers, trial and appeals in mesothelioma cases. Mesothelioma Settlement offers In some cases defendants decide that it is not in their best interest to go to trial. Usually in these situations, the liability of the defendant...

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  • Pleural mesothelioma

    Pleural mesothelioma is a specific kind of mesothelioma. It is a rare cancer that grows in the mesothelium (a membrane that lines quite a few of the body's organs and cavities). In pleural mesothelioma, the cancer grows in the lining of the lungs. The lining of the lungs is calle...

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  • Maximizing Compensation in Personal Injury Cases

    A severe, incapacitating personal injury leaves a victim with pain, suffering, and life transforming problems. If you or a loved one have suffered from such an injury, words are unlikely able to describe the horror of such an event. Problems resulting from personal injury may inc...

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  • What is Mesothelioma and How is it Caused.

    Mesothelioma What is Mesothelioma and how is it caused? Mesothelioma is a uncommon type of cancer that mainly affects the lining of the lungs, but can also impact the heart, abdomen and other organs. Roughly 3,000 cases of mesothelioma cancer are diagnosed each year in the Unit...

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  • The legal importance of the Bill of Rights

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  • Avoiding self incrimination

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  • Appealing trial court judgments based upon erroneous findings.

    Whenever a judge makes an adjudication finding a parent unfit or issues a decision terminating parental rights in Massachusetts, that judge must issue findings. These findings are basically important portions of testimony from the trial, documentary evidence or the judges interpr...

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  • Seeking a new trial based upon ineffective assistance counsel

    Have you gone through a trial and lost? Are you thinking that your lawyer probably could have done a better job? If you answered yes to these questions then youre probably considering seeking a new trial based upon ineffective assistance counsel. In order to prevail on an ineffe...

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  • Assault on Liberty

    They who can give up liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safetyBenjamin Franklin. When society is willing to give up individual liberties under the guise of safety, the blank check given to the government starts a process toward the lesseni...

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  • Jesse Ventura's suit against the government

    One of the causes of the American Revolution was the decision of the British to conduct random searches using writs of assistance or general warrants. These warrants empowered authorities to search houses, people, papers and effects whenever and wherever desired. The 4th Amendmen...

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