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Search and Seizure Laws in Pennsylvania Drug Cases: Protecting Your Rights January 22, 2024 | Uncategorized

The Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution is the cornerstone of search and seizure laws, providing crucial protection against unreasonable searches and seizures. In Pennsylvania, these laws are rigorously enforced, particularly in the context of drug-related offenses. However, understanding the practical application of these laws requires delving into the specifics of legal precedents and state-specific statutes. When Is a Search Legal? In Pennsylvania, the legitimacy of… READ MORE

Defending Against Unlawful Police Stops in Pennsylvania Drug Cases January 05, 2024 | Uncategorized

The Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution serves as a fundamental safeguard against unlawful police conduct. This amendment stipulates that “The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched,… READ MORE

What To Know About Parallel Parenting After Divorce December 18, 2023 | Uncategorized

Divorce can be a difficult and emotional experience for everyone involved, especially children. If you have children and are going through a divorce, it is important to develop a co-parenting plan that will work for your family. The concept of parallel parenting, though lesser-known, has emerged as a valuable solution for those seeking a way to minimize conflict and provide stability for their children during and… READ MORE

How to Modify a Child Custody or Support Order December 04, 2023 | Uncategorized

The complex legal landscape surrounding child custody or a support order can be an emotionally challenging experience. Life is unpredictable, and situations change. Whether you’re a parent seeking to adjust a child custody arrangement or modify child support payments, it’s essential to understand the process and the legal options available to you. Understanding the Basics of Child Custody Modification A child custody modification is a change… READ MORE

Everything You Need to Know About Divorce and Bankruptcy in PA November 20, 2023 | Uncategorized

Divorce and bankruptcy are two of the most stressful life events that a person can go through. They can be both emotionally and financially devastating. If you are facing both divorce and bankruptcy in PA, it is important to understand how the two interact and how to protect your rights. If you have any questions about divorce and bankruptcy in PA, please contact Engle Kauffman and… READ MORE