Law in Hyperspeed

The ADDventures of a practicing attorney in a southern state. I hope those in the law and those with ADD can find some comfort and help in these postings. The only real person in this blog is the author. The people described in this blog mostly represent sterotypes of some of the characters I see in my travels.

Location: Southern, United States

Tuesday, January 18, 2005

Gender Bias in Family Courts

This is a very good article on gender bias in family courts. It has some good suggestions on ways to correct this situation. Most family law attorneys know that this bias exists. The problem is correcting the situation.

Monday, January 17, 2005

Women are, um, better at telling lies

The hardest part of my job is trying to tell if someone is really telling the truth. Whether it's a witness, the opposing party, or my client, it is so difficult to try to find out the real truth in any situation. This article says that women are better liars than men. I don't know if I necessarily agree with this, but it's interesting reading.