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Philly Curfew Law Likely to Be Challenged

Due to an increase in violence caused by “flash teen mobs” Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter announced the passage of a strict curfew for minors on the streets of Philly. The current curfew on the books in Philadelphia is 10:00 p.m. for those under 13; 10:30 p.m. for those 13 to 17 years old Sunday through […]

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Why People Hate Lawyers (but shouldn’t)

Its a question I often pose to my law students, normally near the end of the semester: Why do people hate lawyers? I ask it for a number of reasons but mainly to help them have answers for people’s common gripes about lawyers that they will hear at bars, nightclubs, parties, PTA meetings, post offices, […]