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Problems With the Legal System

Ex-Inmate's Court Fees Surged 1,000% While He Was In Prison. Now He Struggles To Buy Food

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 06.05.2014 | Impact

If you've ever wondered if the American legal system favors the wealthy, look no further than Ardell Shaw. When he was convicted of three drug cha...

Why It Matters What The Public Thinks About Joint Custody

Robert Hughes, Jr. | Posted 08.24.2011 | Divorce
Robert Hughes, Jr.

One of the main reasons that judges do not automatically award equal parenting in custody decisions is because of their concern about the conflict bet...

When It Comes To Custody, Do The Courts Favor Moms?

Robert Hughes, Jr. | Posted 11.29.2011 | Divorce
Robert Hughes, Jr.

In custody decisions, mothers are more likely to receive primary residential custody than fathers. Although in the past decade there has been an incre...

Is Abuse in 'Upscale' Marriages Really That Different?

Sharon Zarozny | Posted 05.30.2011 | Divorce
Sharon Zarozny

Never in a million years did I imagine I'd receive so many responses to my article about upscale abuse. I agree with everyone who pointed out abuse is...

True Grit and the Truth about Revenge

Thane Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Thane Rosenbaum

The cultural moment where True Grit finds itself as one of America's most popular films is neither surprising nor necessarily of its own making.