Legal Issues

Is Proposition 47 to Blame for California’s Crime Problem? 

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit In 2014, California voters passed Proposition 47, which reclassifies certain crimes as a misdemeanor rather than a felony. The change meant several things. Firstly, it allowed some individuals charged with drug possession offenses and certain theft offenses to face lesser charges. It also meant that anyone serving a […]

Construction Industry is Deadlier than Ever in NYC 

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit It has long been known that construction is a dangerous industry. This is particularly true in New York City, where new skyscrapers seem to go up every day and workers are constantly needed to maintain older buildings. Statistics issued by the Department of Buildings (DOB) though, shows just […]

Doctors Push Back Against NRA Over Gun Control

Doctors Push Back Against NRA Over Gun Control

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The response was swift, furious, and viral when the NRA told doctors to mind their own business.  Background The Annals of Internal Medicine, an academic journal published by the American College of Physicians (ACP), published a position paper in October 2018 discussing the need to reduce firearm injuries and […]