Attorney

Nick Russell on January 21st, 2011

Just about the time I think I’ve seen and heard it all, thanks to the wonders of modern technology, I’m proven wrong! Is there any end to just how stupid people can be? Apparently not. Have you seen the You Tube video of Cathy Cruz Marrero, the woman who fell into a fountain at a […]

Continue reading about I’m An Idiot, So You Have To Pay!

Nick Russell on October 27th, 2010

In the latest bit of lunacy to hit the news, a federal judge blocked yesterday’s execution of convicted killer Jeffrey Landrigan, because the State of Arizona had obtained one of the three drugs used in the execution process from Great Britain. It seems that there is a shortage of the drug sodium thiopental, and the […]

Continue reading about Cruel And Unusual?

Nick Russell on July 2nd, 2010

I think Shakespeare had it right when he wrote “the first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers.” We might all be a lot better off. Every time I turn on the TV, some ambulance chaser is urging me to sue somebody for something. I mean, really, is it McDonald’s fault that I’m so […]

Continue reading about Justice Isn’t Just Blind, She’s Stupid Too!

Nick Russell on February 26th, 2010

Back when I had employees, I was never a good boss, because I was too easy on people. I always wanted to be a friend to everybody who worked with me, and sometimes people think that makes you soft, and then they try to take advantage of the situation. Disciplining employees was always hard for […]

Continue reading about You’re Fired!

Nick Russell on February 2nd, 2010

Actor Rip Torn was arrested Friday night after police found him inside a Connecticut bank with a loaded handgun. Torn, who police say was intoxicated, has been charged with burglary and firearms violations. Last year Torn was given probation on a drunken driving conviction, and allowed to enter an alcohol education program. He has two […]

Continue reading about A Different Standard

Nick Russell on September 1st, 2009

At one time I knew a woman who had been a teenage victim of incest. It was a terrible thing to have happened, and I truly sympathized with her for a while. But the more I got to know her, the more I realized that she had never dealt with the experience, in spite of […]

Continue reading about Professional Victims