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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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Florida Marijuana Laws May Change Soon

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The following was posted on April 17, 2015 by Cynthia Veintemillas, Jacksonville Attorney at Law It seems as though the issue of legalizing medical marijuana in Florida is constantly in the news. Last month, I wrote an article on the Jacksonville lawyers website about about … 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 Divorce Rates, Information and Help

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A Brown University study found that four of the top ten US cities with the highest divorce rates are in Florida. In 2011, the Huffington Post reported that Florida had the 8th highest divorce rate of any state in the … 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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