Category Archives: Supreme Court

Top 10 Television Lawyers

If it wasn’t for television lawyers, many people may have never considered a career in law. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor once stated that an on-screen conversation between Perry Mason and District Attorney Hamilton Burger in the legendary Perry Mason series as an influence on her decision to become a prosecutor. In the spirit of honoring these television heroes (and sometimes villains), we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 TV lawyers. Ally McBeal – Her vivid imagination qualifies her for … Read More

Premiums Revealed for “Obamacare” Insurance

With new health insurance markets beginning on October 1st, the Obama administration is releasing premiums and plan choices for Arizona and 35 other states, with the federal government taking the lead in covering uninsured residents. The monthly premiums for a mid-range benchmark plan will average $328 a month nationally for an individual, comparable to the payments of the new car. Keep in mind that these prices come before tax credits which act much like a federal tax return. The overview … Read More

How Recent Supreme Court Rulings Affect Arizona

The U.S. Supreme Court recently handed out rulings on several very prominent cases. With so many rulings in such a quick period of time it’s easy for people to lose track of what was decided and how it affects them personally. So how did the recent rulings affect us Arizonans? The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act have been hot topics for a number of years now, last month, a final decision by … Read More