Defenses Available to a Defendant in Criminal Law

Introduction In this lesson, we will discuss the various defenses available to a defendant in criminal law. These defenses can be categorized into three main categories: failure of proof defenses, justification defenses, and excuse defenses. Each category contains specific defenses that can be utilized depending on the circumstances faced by the defendant. Failure of Proof … Read more

Understanding the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) in Comparison to the US Healthcare System

The Democratic Presidential Race and the Healthcare Debate Super Tuesday came and went, narrowing down the Democratic presidential race to two very different candidates: Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden. One of the key issues they clash on is healthcare reform. Sanders advocates for getting rid of private insurance altogether and implementing a Medicare for All … Read more

Steps to Becoming a Lawyer in the United States

Introduction Have you ever wondered what it takes to become a lawyer in the United States? In this blog, we will walk you through the eight steps to becoming a lawyer. From obtaining a high school diploma, or GED, to the swearing-in ceremony, we will cover the entire journey. So, let’s dive in! Step 1: … Read more

Home loans in the USA for Non-Residents

Introduction Buying a new home in the USA is an exciting endeavor, but it’s important to understand the different types of home loans available and the steps required to secure one. In this guide, we will explore which banks offer home loans to non-residents, the legal requirements, and the costs involved. Whether you’re looking for … Read more

The Changing Landscape of Homeownership in the US

The Promise of Home Values In the US, purchasing a property comes with a fundamental guarantee that its value will increase over time. And that is what you’re seeing on this chart. Let’s adjust it for inflation… ok… jerkier, but still basically goes up. The story goes like this: Money, by itself, loses value over … Read more