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Lawrence Lazzara Jr.

Lawrence Lazzara’s Legal Guides

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  • Arizona Abuse and Neglect - CPS Position

    Child Protective Services (CPS) InformationRegarding Children Who Have Died or Nearly Died of Abuse or Neglect (Maltreatment) Effective September 26, 2008, changes to state law established a detailed process for the Department of Economic Security (DES) to release Child Protecti...

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  • Seeking asylum in the United States

    Asylum, as we understand it today, differs somewhat from refuge; the asylum-seeker (or asylee) seeks his or her status after arriving in what is hoped will be the welcoming country. The refugee is given that status before traveling to the final destination. The basic premise, ho...

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  • Arizona Personal Injury - Subluxation

    In simplest terms, a subluxation (a.k.a. Vertebral Subluxation) is when one or more of the bones of your spine (vertebrae) move out of position and create pressure on, or irritate spinal nerves. Spinal nerves are the nerves that come out from between each of the bones in your sp...

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  • Arizona Injury Article on Back Spasms

    Muscles of the back may produce spasm or extreme muscle stiffening after a traumatic injury or repetitive strain. The difference between a repetitive strain and a traumatic injury is that with a repetitive strain the muscles are being irritated over a long period of time until t...

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  • Neck Injuries - Motor Vehicle Accidents

    The seven bones of the spinal column in your neck (cervical vertebrae) are connected to each other by ligaments, strong bands of tissue that act like thick rubber bands. A sprain or tear can occur in one or more of these ligaments when a sudden movement, such as a motor vehicle a...

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  • Insurance Companies and Quick Settlements

    Nearly every victim of an auto accident who is victimized by an insured driver will, at some point very near in time to the accident, be approached by the other driver's insurance adjuster. They are going to be extrememly friendly; make the process sound simple, easy and fast; an...

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  • Women and Whiplash Injuries

    Women in Whiplash Cases It is well established that women sustain more whiplash injuries than men. It is not well known thatcars are designed to be optimized for the 50th percentile male, many short women tend to sit closer to the steering wheel than most men do, with their tors...

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  • Arizona - personal injury basics - Overview

    Unfortunately, the real truth is that car accidents happen to everyone, making us all at risk of sustaining a personal injury from a motor vehicle accident. All drivers are likely victims of at least onepersonal injury accidentduring his or her driving career. Sad but true, you ...

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  • Arizona Personal Injury Lawyer discusses low impact injuries

    A low impact auto accident is usually defined as an incident that takes place at speeds less than 10 miles per hour (mph). This type of collision usually causes the least amount of demolish to the vehicles involved. Body injuries can result from any accident that includes ones ...

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  • Common Personal Injury from MVA - Post-concussion syndrome

    Post-concussion syndrome is a complex disorder in which a combination of post-concussion symptoms such as headaches and dizziness last for weeks and sometimes months after the injury that caused the concussion. Concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury, usually occurring aft...

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