Verdicts for sale

Tweet Many of you know my thoughts on private judges, as in “rent-a-judge.” These are retired bench officers who you can hire by the hour to help you avoid the courthouse.  Some More »

Judge Hal

Tweet “Artificial Intelligence” is coming into all of our lives like a runaway freight train, with no way of stopping. It’s been reported that “AI” is likely to replace 40% of jobs More »

No means $$

Tweet Well you know sometimes one of my family members reminds me of what I have done in the course of my work.  I am often told that it is possible that More »

I did it my way

Tweet Well, it has been quite a summer, and I have been flooded with requests as to why there have not been any new articles. Well, life is life, and frankly, as More »

Welcome Debra Opri

Tweet It is my privilege to bring to DESPERATEEXES.com someone I have known for almost 20 years. Welcome, Debra Opri.  Years before Anna Nicole Smith I had met Debra at her offices More »

 

Thank you for the memories, Carey!

Tweet One of my very dear friends retired last night, Sunday, the 15th of July 2018. Carey retired! Carey has been and continues to be, a friend to my family and me for years. And even more importantly, Carey was

Monitors, massages, and no happy endings

Tweet Well, I am back to one of my favorite subjects, “Visitation Monitors,” those people who are charged to monitor your visits with you and your children.  Through the years I have written stories involving a level of incompetence that

Judge Byrd Strikes Again

Tweet Have I ever mentioned my thoughts on the Honorable Judge Christine Byrd who, in my opinion, is one of the toughest Judges in the L.A. County Superior Court? Tough, and at the same time always fair; and the reason,

More money than brains

Tweet Several years ago, I did an “expose” on DIVORCE in America and as well as the process of DIVORCE in a few other countries. When it was in the early stages, I thought, as did Judge Schneider, that it

Judge Riff and the little old lady

Tweet As anyone will tell you, my knowledge of the world of DIVORCE and the dirty tricks and games that lawyers, as well as their clients, will try to play is second to none. I have spent 25 years sitting

Stacy and the Roaches

Tweet We have all heard of the old adage “In the event of a nuclear holocaust only cockroaches and Stacy D. Philips would survive.”  Well, it has been approximately one year and 11 months since Philips hooked up with her current

Sanctioned

Tweet Why, if you are a practicing lawyer would you walk into any court and think that you can bullshit a sitting judge? Especially about the law and procedures?  A few weeks ago, I was serving some poor unsuspecting target