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Weather Fans and the First Snowfall

No. 1,576 TV news shows typically give you the weather at the middle and the end of the broadcast.  Sometimes it leads, too. The reason is obvious.  If you tune in just as the weather report is ending, you might abruptly switch to a competing channel.  They are constantly running telephone surveys to determine why […]

AVVO Answers contain valuable information

No. 1,575 AVVO, the on-line lawyer directory, just sent me the badge posted on the left margin indicating that I was a top contributor in 2018 in the area of Landlord & Tenant Law. AVVO operates a Q&A page whereby anyone can ask a question and the lawyers who participate provide answers.  I answer several […]

NextPittsburgh Lists Attorney Victoria Bechtol Kush as Person to Know

No. 1,573 Mrs. Kush, an attorney at Buchanan Ingersol and Rooney has a truly impressive list of activities and accomplishments. She is one of 16 Pittsburghers featured in NextPittsburgh as worth knowing about. What may have attracted the attention of NextPittsburgh, in addition to her public service, was her training and performances as a classical […]

Porter Confirmed by the Senate in Appointment to the Third Circuit

No. 1,572 David Porter, a Shareholder at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, Pittsburgh, nominee to the Third Circuit, has been confirmed by the Senate.

Comments are Requested on Proposed Homeland Security Regulation that May Punish Immigrant Families for Use of Public Benefits.

No. 1,571 Sister Valerie Zottola has sent a bulletin to the Amigos of Casa San Jose with information to learn about and comment on proposed regulations issued by the Department of Homeland Security that would expand  the so-called “Public Charge Test” that restricts immigration rights of persons who utilize certain government programs.  Here is the […]

On Blogging.

No. 1,558 JACK SEZ: Writing a blog post is like sending a message out to sea in a bottle.  You never know if anybody will ever read it or who the reader might be.

What Is Wrong with this Picture?

No. 1,554

What is the Story Behind this Picture?

No. 1,548 A bear can run 40 miles per hour, you know.  And where was the photographer standing?

The Explanation to this Mystery Lies Beneath the Surface.

No. 1,541

What’s Your Question?

No. 1,540

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CLIFF TUTTLE has been a Pennsylvania lawyer for over 40 years and (inter alia) is a real estate litigator and legal writer. The posts in this blog are intended to provide general information about legal topics of interest to lawyers and consumers with a Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania focus. However, this information does not constitute legal advice and there is no lawyer-client relationship created when you read this blog. You are encouraged to leave comments but be aware that posted comments can be read by others. If you wish to contact me in privacy, please use the Contact Form located immediately below this message. I will reply promptly and in strict confidence.

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