BY: LORIE D. FOWLKE
(Please understand that the answers to these questions are general in nature and may not cover every individual situation.)
People often wonder why the law is so complicated. Isn’t it all just written down in a Code book created by the legislature (or Congress) so anyone can look it up? There it is, in black and white. Have a problem? Is something legal or not? Look up the answer in the book.
The problem with that approach is that the law is about people and what they do or don’t do. And people are complicated, really complicated. Read more…