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Understanding Pedestrians and Limited Torts

The Herald-Mail reported last month that the Waynesboro Area School Board and the Borough of Waynesboro on the southern border of Pennsylvania had been “brainstorming ways to improve safety for pedestrians and motorists near the Waynesboro Area Middle School entrance,” as school administrators said students are crossing the borough-owned road to access the local mall parking lot. In the northwest… READ MORE

More Gun Control

By some counts there were 323 mass shootings last year. Mass shootings are defined as a single incident where four or more people were shot at around the same time. While some measures show that there were more mass shootings in 2017, over 360, there was no significant increase in the number of gun control bills that were passed. Last… READ MORE

Will Increasing DUI Penalties Reduce Road Fatalities? Probably not.

Drunk driving has always seemed like this incurable chronic road condition. There is no shortage of embarrassing celebrity arrests for driving under the influence or horrible stories about drunk driving accidents.  We all have stories of our own or know someone that may be a drunk driving menace. The thing is, everyone knows it’s a serious issue but nothing seems… READ MORE

Domestic Violence and Alimony

It has been almost five years since the infamous Ray Rice domestic violence firestorm erupted. That incident brought the touchy subject of domestic violence to the forefront of the American consciousness. Now five years later, the news seems to have little room to cover domestic violence issues. Former Defensive End for the Dallas Cowboys Greg Hardy, released from the organization… READ MORE

Inclusion Act Could Exclude Gay Parents

Mike Kelly, United States Representative for Pennsylvania’s 3rd congressional district, introduced the Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2017 on April 4, 2017. Kelly was also credited with introducing both the Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2015 and Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2014, but neither of those two bills were enacted. Less than one week after Kelly… READ MORE

Difficulty of Discovering Financial Backgrounds in Divorce

Title: Difficulty of Discovering Financial Backgrounds in Divorce  A study released by the University of Maryland last month shows that America’s notoriously high divorce rate is actually on the decline. Between 2008 and 2018 the divorce rate dropped 18 percent. Phillip Cohen, who conducted the study, believes millennials are responsible for the lower divorce rate.  Cohen believes that part of… READ MORE

Malvern PA | Criminal Defense Lawyers | Free Consult

Were you arrested for allegedly committing any kind of criminal offense in the greater Malvern area? You will want to avoid making any kind of statement to authorities until you have legal representation. Ciccarelli Law Offices defends individuals who were arrested in Malvern and several other surrounding areas of Chester County. Our criminal defense attorneys can fight to possibly get your criminal… READ MORE

Avondale, PA | Criminal Defense Lawyers | Free Consult

Were you or your loved one recently arrested for an alleged criminal offense in Avondale? Do not say anything to authorities without legal counsel. Ciccarelli Law Offices represents residents and visitors facing criminal charges in the greater Avondale area. Our criminal defense lawyers work as a team to help individuals achieve the most favorable possible resolutions to their criminal cases. Criminal Defense… READ MORE

West Chester PA | Criminal Defense Lawyers | Free Consult

Ciccarelli Law Offices 304 N High St West Chester, PA 19380 (610) 692-8700 Hours of Operation Monday Open 24 Hours Tuesday Open 24 Hours Wednesday Open 24 Hours Thursday Open 24 Hours Friday Open 24 Hours Saturday Open 24 Hours Sunday Open 24 Hours If you were arrested for any kind of alleged criminal offense in West Chester, it is in your… READ MORE

Oxford PA | Criminal Defense Lawyers | Free Consult

Oxford, PA | Ciccarelli Law Offices If you were arrested in the greater Oxford area for allegedly committing a criminal offense, it is in your best interest to not say anything to authorities without legal representation. The Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution protects people from being compelled to be witnesses against themselves in criminal cases and allows them to… READ MORE

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