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Seller Financed Home Ownership: A Dream or Nightmare

by Alan J. Mensh, Esq. The media reports, after an investigation revealed some homes offered on a rent-to-own basis had lead paint, […]

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Nursing Home Facility Agrees to Largest False Claims Act Settlement

The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) announced last week that Life Care Centers of America, a nursing home chain, has agreed […]

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Maryland False Claims Act

Today marks the one year anniversary of the Maryland False Claims Act. Passed with near-unanimous support (46-1) the Maryland False Claims Act […]

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Another Metro smoke-related incident

Metro Red Line Train Incident Another Metro smoke-related incident occured on Saturday, April 23, 2016, as an outbound eight car Metro Red […]

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The Serious Issue of Childhood Lead Poisoning

Comedian Discusses Serious Issue of Childhood Lead Poisoning On April 17, 2016, the late night comedian John Oliver took on the serious […]

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Noah’s Law

For the past decade there has been a growing movement to increase the penalties for individuals convicted of drinking and driving in […]

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Former CEO of Massey Energy Company Don Blankenship was sentenced on April 6, 2016 to serve one year in prison and to […]

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Lead Contamination in Flint

Below is a link to an article from Dr. Bellinger in the New England Journal of Medicine. Dr. Bellinger is one of […]

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Ashcraft & Gerel’s Alan Mensh Fights for Lead Poisoned Children

The topic of lead poisoning has been in the news lately regarding lead in water. The major source of childhood lead poisoning […]

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Ashcraft & Gerel’s Alan Mensh discusses Lead Poisoning

During 1995 the State of Maryland passed a comprehensive law known as the Reduction of Lead Risk in Housing Act (Md. Annot. […]

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