Texas Probate Process with No Will

Recently, Express News reported on a trucking tycoon who was killed at age 50 in a motor vehicle accident. He was allegedly being chased by his wife while riding his motorcycle. Police ruled that the death was a homicide, although the man’s children are defending their mother, who has been accused of the crime. As…

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New York Yankee Baseball Fan Asks for Millions after Falling Asleep on National Television

SOURCE: http://www.lawwirenews.com/legal-news/new-york-yankee-baseball-fan-asks-millions-falling-asleep-national-television-544/ There is one man in the New York area who may still be hoping that exhaustion at a baseball game will translate into a huge payday at the hands of our legal system. When the television cameras panned Yankees Stadium during the fourth inning of a game against the Red Sox on April…

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Responsibility for Debts in a Texas Divorce

Because Texas is a community property state, debt acquired during marriage is generally considered to belong equally to both spouses. This is true no matter who acquires the debt. Unfortunately, the outcome is that you could become responsible for your ex-husband or ex-wife’s debts. A divorce settlement does not necessarily protect you from being forced…

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Comedian Tracy Morgan Sues Wal-Mart Following Deadly Turnpike Crash

SOURCE: http://www.lawwirenews.com/legal-news/comedian-tracy-morgan-sues-wal-mart-following-deadly-turnpike-crash-893/ Austin, TX (Law Wire News) July 16, 2014 Comedian and actor Tracy Morgan joined three other plaintiffs last week in filing suit against Walmart (“Tracy Morgan sues Walmart over deadly crash; comic released from rehab center,” CNN, July 13, 2014), claiming that the corporation was negligent in its actions leading up to a tragic…

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