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Will NH Repeal the Death Penalty?

New Hampshire is getting closer to repealing the death penalty.
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The Crucial Coolidge Case

The story of Edward Coolidge and how it changed legal precedent and public policy.

Protecting Your Assests Before Long-Term Care

There are two schools of thought about long-term care — protect your assets or pay the price.

Understanding Jury Nullification

Are unpopular laws, such as marijuana laws, enforceable? Juries can - and have - acquitted defendants by "nullifying" the law.

Dealing With the Legal Aftermath Car Accidents

Beyond legal issues such as liability and fault, car accidents can take an emotional toll.

Best Lawyers

Every year, the national polling firm Woodward-White performs an exhaustive search for the country's best attorneys and publishes their names in "The Best Lawyers in America." We reprint the New Hampshire attorneys in our November issue, and you can find them here by using the search menu located below.

 

Best Lawyers

Best Lawyer Q&As

Every year, the national polling firm Woodward/White performs an exhaustive search for the country's top attorneys and publishes their names in its comprehensive volume, "The Best Lawyers in America."

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Will NH Repeal the Death Penalty?

New Hampshire is getting closer to repealing the death penalty.

Bob Smith is Ba-a-ack

Is NH's Bob Smith the one to watch?

The Debate Over Highway Signs in NH

This battle may sound a bit removed from everyday life, but the truth is that no other debate this year, including any inside the Statehouse, is more interesting.

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Town Meeting and Other Relevant NH Government Relics

Some civic traditions are profound while others are ridiculous, and just like the folks who preserve them, they all have stories to tell.

Understanding Northern Pass

The highly contested Northern Pass project has big implications for the state. Proponents see it as a much-needed energy source while equally passionate critics view it as a coming environmental catastrophe. However, things are not so clear cut.

The Coldest Cut - The John Pond Cold Case Investigation

How do you solve a 20-year-old murder mystery? And how do you bring a dead man to justice?

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Fun facts about the New Hampshire legislature

Here are some of our favorite, and most interesting, did-you-know facts about the NH legislature.

New Hampshire Districts

You've got to draw the line somewhere.

Packing heat in the Statehouse

New Hampshire Voting Tool Kit

An easy reference to find out where to vote in New Hampshire.

Welcome to Statehouse, NH

If the New Hampshire Statehouse was a (very) small town in the Granite State, here's what its demographics would be.

First Women in the NH Legislature