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Marijuana and Your Personal Injury Case

As of January 1, 2018 Marijuana is now legal in California for recreational use. You might remember that In November 2016, California voters approved the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (Proposition 64) allowing individuals to use marijuana recreationally, to possess up to one ounce and to cultivate up to six plants in their homes. There are some limitations regarding smoking marijuana in public which will subject persons to a $100 fine and driving under the influence of marijuana is strictly prohibited

What Can Make New Year's Eve Safer for Everyone?

Do you know how many people will be on the road for New Year's Eve? It's estimated that some 95 million Americans will take to the road to visit family and friends. Do you know what the most common cause of New Year's traffic collisions is? It turns out that between 2007 and 2011, alcohol played a part in 42 percent of all traffic fatalities during the holidays. So, if you are going to be traveling during the holidays, here are a few ideas that could make New Year's Eve Safer for you and your family.

How Important is Pedestrian Safety on Modesto Roads?

It was early morning on December 18th, 2017, when a 77-year-old from Ceres was forced to swerve his 1997 Dodge while driving down Hatch Road. He was trying to avoid a man who appeared to be walking in his lane. Despite the evasive maneuver, the driver was unable to avoid the pedestrian, and he wa hit with the right-side bumper of the vehicle. It is a devastating loss for both parties involved. But is there anything that we could do to prevent an accident like this? Are there ways to po protect yourself and your family?

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