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Expert Witness Chronicles: Determining Responsibility for Injury at Beachfront Hotel

By Dr. Gary Deel

Paul was vacationing on South Beach in Miami when he was paralyzed in a swimming accident outside his beachfront hotel. Read the first of a seven-part series determining party responsibility for his life-changing injuries.

Why Does U.S. Law Still Ban Marijuana Use but Not Fentanyl?

By Dr. Gary Deel

The nation's "war on drugs" has proven to be both misguided and ineffective. Why has drug legislation—and in particular laws pertaining to marijuana—proven to be such an abject failure?

Why Prohibition Was an Unworkable Law from the Start

By Dr. Gary Deel

When the government outlawed the sale of alcohol, many Americans questioned the true motives behind Prohibition. Ultimately, the legislation failed and the government repealed it. How can the lessons learned from Prohibition apply to today's laws?

Why Some Laws Are Effective While Others Aren’t

By Dr. Gary Deel

Laws like Prohibition and the "war on drugs" failed to gain public compliance. Learn what circumstances are necessary in order for criminal laws to be effective.