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Car/Building Collisions

By Hasson D. Barnes |

A Baltimore building literally crumbled, killing an innocent pedestrian, after the driver of a stolen vehicle smashed into it. In an unrelated incident, a bus that was avoiding a collision with another vehicle smashed into a building, leading to injuries for no less than sixteen people in Baltimore.  How Common is This Sort of… Read More »

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Misdiagnosis: The Human Cost

By Hasson D. Barnes |

People go to the doctor with an ailment, hoping to find relief from symptoms that are troubling, even frightening. But all too often symptoms are misdiagnosed or diagnosed too late to save a patient’s life. Tragically, disability and death are the all-too-common result of an improper diagnosis. The Startling Facts  It happens more than… Read More »

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Rich And Famous Divorce

By Hasson D. Barnes |

Celebrity couples are oh-so-enviable!  Their weddings are often extravagant, glitzy affairs, and then they go on to live in marvelous houses, take lavish vacations, wear expensive designer clothes, and experience every benefit one could imagine.  So why then, do so many celebrity marriages wind up on the rocks? What’s Behind the Unhappiness?  Even though… Read More »

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Parents With Disabilities And The Fight For Custody In Divorce

By Hasson D. Barnes |

There’s no one on the planet who adores and cherishes your kids more than you do.  Every day, you conspire to build their confidence and nurture them to become good, productive, caring little human beings.  But as you face the prospect of divorce, your soon-to-be ex wants full custody, and is focusing on the… Read More »

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Pedestrian Accidents

By Hasson D. Barnes |

Over 6,600 pedestrians were killed in traffic accidents across the country in 2020.  131 of those were right here in Maryland. Sadly, the trend is moving up year to year, with an increase of over 50 percent in the decade from 2010-2020. Alcohol Related Accidents  While many factors play into any kind of accident,… Read More »

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Divorce: Things May Be Different Than You Think

By Hasson D. Barnes |

There are all kinds of misconceptions about divorce these days, making it difficult to know if what you think is about to happen is what will actually occur when you file for divorce. While every scenario is different, there are some basics that you really should understand as you move forward with your plans…. Read More »

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Civil Suits And Gun Violence

By Hasson D. Barnes |

Dancing, pony rides, snow cones, food and drinks: it was to be a neighborhood party to remember. And remember it they will: two people were killed and 28 others hospitalized after a shooter took aim at people celebrating “Brooklyn Day” in the city of Baltimore. Roughly half of those injured were children. Who is… Read More »

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17 Injured As Vehicle Runs Red Light

By Hasson D. Barnes |

17 people were taken to an area hospital after an MTA bus was crashed into by a Lexus, ultimately landing in an apartment building in Baltimore. A dozen of the patients were not seriously injured, and another five required the Shock Trauma unit, though none had life-threatening issues. What caused the crash?  Witnesses described… Read More »

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Ten Factors Considered In A Custody Battle

By Hasson D. Barnes |

While it’s generally agreed that children do best when both parents have a strong relationship with them, there are situations in which divorcing couples battle over custody issues and one or both feels strongly that they should have sole custody. What does the court consider in these situations? Legal Expectation  The law requires that… Read More »

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Not Sure If Divorce Is For You?

By Hasson D. Barnes |

Anyone who’s contemplated divorce but couldn’t decide with certainty whether it was the right path or not is certainly less than happy with their marriage.  But divorce is a humongous, generally final step, and it’s often difficult to know if or when it’s the right time to move forward with it, especially if there’s… Read More »

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