Speed limit laws for physicians

Speed limit laws for physicians

California Vehicle Code 21058 exempts a physician traveling in response to an emergency call from California Vehicle Code § 22351 and 22352.  Basically a doctor who displays an insigne can speed to a legitimate emergency.  Although most hospitals in urban areas have...
Lawsuits Fly Amid Legal War Over Ice Cream Fortune

Lawsuits Fly Amid Legal War Over Ice Cream Fortune

One of Florida’s strangest bankruptcy cases is drawing to a close in federal court in Fort Lauderdale. Pamela Carvel, the litigious niece of Carvel Ice Cream’s late rags-to-riches founder, filed the case voluntarily last year amid a bitter, 17-year legal struggle for...

Marine Corps Creates Law Enforcement Battalions

The Marine Corps has created its first law enforcement battalions — a lean, specialized force of military police officers that it hopes can quickly deploy worldwide to help investigate crimes from terrorism to drug trafficking and train fledgling security forces in...