Legal Blog Articles & Helpful Information
International Child Custody and Abduction
International child custody and abduction issues are complex and emotionally charged and require a deep understanding of both Arizona state law and international law. International child custody refers to cases where child custody matters cross international borders. This could involve situations where parents live in different countries; one parent wants to relocate internationally with the child, or instances of international child abduction.
Driving Under the Influence of THC versus CBD- Understanding the Legal Implications and Differences
In Arizona, marijuana is legal for recreational use, but it’s still important to remember that driving under the influence of marijuana is illegal. CBD (Cannabidiol) and THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) are compounds found in cannabis. However, their effects on the human body and their legal status, especially when it comes to driving under the influence, are notably different.
Examining the Effectiveness of Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Laws
The Good Samaritan, Drug Overdose Act, is designed to encourage individuals to seek medical assistance for someone experiencing a drug overdose without fearing legal consequences. The primary goal of this legislation is to save lives by promoting prompt medical intervention in overdose situations.
Fur-ever Family: Understanding Pet Custody and Visitation in Divorce
Many consider pets family members, and their custody and visitation can be contentious in a divorce. In the past, pets were often treated as property in a divorce and awarded to one party based on financial considerations. However, there has been a shift in recent years toward recognizing the emotional bond between pets and their owners and the importance of their well-being.
Divorcing? Should You Divorce Your Home, Too?
Divorcing can be emotional, especially when deciding whether or not you should sell your home. Considering selling your house, it’s essential to consider all angles before making a final decision. You should get a consultation from an experienced divorce attorney. Call Colburn Hintze Maletta
Inflation, Cost of Living, and Modifying Child Support Payments in Arizona
Over the last few years, inflation has been impacted by a variety of economic events, including global pandemics, rising fuel prices, and food shortages, which can have far-reaching consequences for child support payments. Unfortunately, inflation can significantly impact child support payments over time, leading to missed payments or payments that are not enough to cover the child’s needs.
Charged with Reckless Driving in Arizona
A reckless driving charge is issued when a driver recklessly operates a motor vehicle without regard for the safety of property or others. Arizona law imposes significant penalties and costs for reckless driving that can severely impact an individual’s life. Therefore, it is crucial to defend against reckless driving charges with the assistance of an experienced criminal defense attorney to mitigate these potential outcomes.
Arizona Theft vs. Burglary vs. Shoplifting
If you’re facing a theft charge in Arizona, knowing the difference between theft, burglary, and shoplifting is essential to building a strong defense. Get started with CHM law to build a personalized defense to protect your rights.
What You Should Know About Arizona Minor in Possession or Minor in Consumption of Alcohol or Drugs
A minor in possession is guilty when they take part in consuming alcohol through either buying or possessing it while being under 21 years of age. A MIP charge comes with a variety of penalties. However, there are many different defenses against a charge of minor in possession of drugs or alcohol.
The Process of Step-Parent Adoption in Arizona
Adoption is a wonderful way to start a family, especially if you cannot conceive. But it’s not always easy — significant legal requirements and expenses are involved. Get started with the adoption process and build your family with the help of CHM Law.