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Avoid Being Charged with a Hit-and-Run

Often, people assume those charged with a hit-and-run are driving while drunk, do not have insurance, or otherwise have a reason they want to flee the scene as quickly as possible. Sometimes, though, as evidenced by a recent hit-and-run accident, it is a matter of not understanding what constitutes a hit-and-run. In this example, a…


Energy Company Faces Charges For Illegally Dumping Hazardous Materials

Duke Energy is finally facing charges in connection to pollution at five nearby power plants. These plants have long been producers of dangerous coal ash, which prosecutors are claiming was illegally dumped. These violations of the Clean Water Act are believed to have been allowed for years by Duke Energy, the country‚Äôs largest electricity company.…