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The Real Reason for the Breakup of Brad and Angelina

Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
brad-and-angelina-weddingThey were known as the “Golden Couple.” But last month, the gold turned to dust when Angelina Jolie, the queen of the Golden Couple, filed for divorce against the king, Brad Pitt. They lived together for 10 years before they got married in 2014. They are the parents of three adopted children and three… Read More

Forced to Testify in a Deposition

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016
DepositionOne of my early mentors — I’ll call him James — was a well-known trial lawyer in Peoria. I met James in January 1983, the same month that I opened my law practice. He started out by giving me research and writing projects. Before long, I was covering his court hearings and helping him prepare cases for trial. Several of James’… Read More

The Sin That Infected Our Entire Society

Saturday, October 24th, 2015
Sin PatentLast week I wrote about how the Governor of California, Jerry Brown, had signed a bill into law that legalized doctor-assisted suicide. When I found out about the new law, I thought about the deep-rooted thistles I had to dig up from the pasture next to my parents’ home when I was a teenager. There was nothing good about those thistles. They multiplied quickly and within a few years had taken over the… Read More

Just A Nice Guy

Saturday, August 29th, 2015
ManipulationIt’s been a couple of years since my three youngest daughters — Mary, Christine, and Teresa — stopped describing boys to me in the way they had always described them. Before they stopped, whenever they talked about a new boy they had met and liked, they focused on how nice he was. They would say, “He’s such a nice guy. You can’t help but like him.” That particular description… Read More

The Right Way to Begin a Marriage

Saturday, May 30th, 2015
Marriage CeremonyIn June, Georgette and I will be celebrating our 35th wedding anniversary. We were married on June 15, 1980. Prior to our wedding, I asked my Uncle Harry LaHood if he would sing at our wedding Mass. He graciously accepted by telling me that he would be honored to sing at our wedding. One of the songs that we chose for our wedding was “Ave Maria,” which was performed… Read More