Smart cruise control: a new threat to motorcycle riders?

Motorcyclists need to watch their rear view mirrors for a new car-borne threat called smart cruise control. The feature goes by other names like “adaptive cruise...

When a Mac’s headphones port or internal speaker stop working

At times, like after a OS X/macOS update, my Apple Mac’s internal speaker and headphone port stop working.  Neither will put out any sound....
Yangshuo Railway Station shuttle bus stop in Yangshuo

Shuttle bus to Yangshuo Railway Station

Many travelers visit Yangshuo in China’s Guangxi Region for the karst scenery and to experience a bamboo raft ride down the Li or Yulong...
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Three things you decide at a misdemeanor trial

So you’ve been charged with a misdemeanor offense in Virginia. The court has set your hearing date (trial date). Be aware that you will...
Traffic sign for highway merge ahead

Jail term possible for exercising your right of way in traffic

There are many ways to get a traffic ticket for reckless driving in Virginia. But section 46.2-852 of the Code of Virginia gets a...
Red Lights at Intersection

How to run a red light, legally

Every bicycle, moped, and motorcycle rider knows the frustration. You come to a stop at a red light, and the light just stays steady...
Firefighters spraying an automobile in flames

Don’t give up on that disorderly conduct charge in Virginia

If that “disorderly conduct” charge for your behavior just sounds unbeatable, don’t give up.  Virginia’s section 18.2-415 “Disorderly conduct in public places” is a...
Dog sniff

Florida v. Jardines: Warrantless search at front porch held unconstitutional, even without reasonable expectation of privacy.

On March 26, 2013, the Supreme Court of the United States decided that police use of a drug-sniffing dog on the front porch of...
DACA

What happens to DACA if Romney wins?

We can only speculate. Mr. Romney has said he will honor DACA grants by the Obama administration but not issue new grants. (See Callum...

Fast-tracked citizenship through military service (MAVNI)

If you are in legal status as a nonimmigrant, or a beneficiary of TPS, you may be eligible to obtain citizenship “by the time...
DACA
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DACA