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Adoption Lawyer Offering Free Pregnancy Tests

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Lauren Kingry Law, P.A., a Jacksonville Divorce Law Firm is offering free pregnancy tests to women who may be pregnant. The lawyers have learned while working on Jacksonville & Florida adoption cases that far too often women cannot afford the … Continue reading

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How to give a child up for adoption? There are options!

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If you are pregnant and considering adoption, there are numerous options for you to consider. With help from attorneys who will work for free for you, you can choose the family who adopts your child. Adoption and Family Law Attorneys … Continue reading

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Gay Marriage in Florida?

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Same-sex marriage rights have taken a leap forward in the United States, where the Supreme Court has opted to let stand lower court rulings overturning marriage bans in five states. A majority of U.S. states either currently allow gay couples … Continue reading

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Is Viagra Giving You Skin Cancer?

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Viagra is a prescription medicine that is mostly given to males to help them get and keep an erection that was originally developed to help keep blood vessels in the heart open. Viagra’s primary active ingredient, Sildenafil targets an enzyme … Continue reading

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Zamora-Fonseca Wanted for Grand Theft

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is asking for the community’s assistance in locating a wanted man in Jacksonville, Florida’s southside. Zamora Fonseca is wanted in connection with a Grand Theft and Dealing in Stolen Property. He has been seen in the … Continue reading

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Nancie Johnson Tinsley | Oscar W. Tinsley | Jacksonville Murder Suicide

Nancie M Johnson Tinsley and Oscar W. Tinsley, wife and husband, were publicly identified as the victims of what appears to be another Jacksonville murder in 2014 and a suicide. According to police reports and reporting from jacksonville.com, Oscar Tinsley … Continue reading

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Property Insurance Rate Changes in Florida Law

Florida Senate President Don Gaetz released the following about rate reductions Citizens Property Insurance Corporation personal home insurance policyholders will see in 2015: “The announcement today from Citizens Property Insurance Corporation that nearly 70 percent of personal-lines policyholders could see … Continue reading

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Florida Welfare Drug Testing Ruled Unconstitutional | TANF

Federal U.S. District Judge Mary Scriven, ruled that Gov. Rick Scott’s law requiring welfare recipients to take drug tests is unconstitutional. Scott quickly said he would appeal the latest beat down for the Republican Rick Scott. Rick Scott’s attack is … Continue reading

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Jameis Winston | Rape | Patricia Carroll | 9/11 Call | Casher | Darby

A week after Florida State Attorney Willie Meggs of Leon County dropped the sexual assault case against Jameis Winston, because of a lack of evidence, the attorney, Patricia Carrol who represents the alleged victim, is petitioning for a further investigation. … Continue reading

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Tim Deegan First Coast News DUI | How did he get probation?

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I wrote an article approximately a month ago on the Jacksonville lawyers website discussing Tim Deegan’s arrest for DUI in Jacksonville FL.  The article was titled Tim Deegan Arrested for DUI in Jacksonville Florida.  Deegan is a meteorologist for First Coast News.  He was … Continue reading

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ATT, T-Mobile, and Sprint Unauthorized Charges on Cell Phone Bills

In what is a major breakthrough in the fight against mobile cramming, Attorney General Pam Bondi announced November 21, 2013 that three of the nation’s largest mobile phone carriers— AT&T Mobility, Inc., Sprint Spectrum, LP and T-Mobile USA, Inc. will … Continue reading

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Jacksonville Unemployment Drops to Six Percent

Florida Governor Rick Scott highlighted that the Jacksonville Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) was among the top five metro areas in the state for job growth in October 2013 with 11,200 new jobs. The Jacksonvile MSA’s unemployment rate declined by 1.6 … Continue reading

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Michael Franti Packed Freebird With Love

On Thursday, November 7 2013, Jacksonville Beach was blessed by a great soul, Michael Franti. First attending a private party at Bluewater for his “Do It For The Love” foundation and then he filled the Freebird air with love. Do … Continue reading

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Florida Georgia Football Game in Jacksonville

This years winner was Georgia, but the Florida Gators kept the score close all the way to the end. The University of Florida Gators took home field against the University of Georgia Bulldogs on Saturday, Nov. 2, at 3:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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