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Shannon Weidemann

Device Helps Connecticut Merchants Detact Fake Ids

The Greenwich Coalition to Combat Underage Drinking passed out plastic sleeve decoders to all of the businesses in Greenwich that have a liquor license. The device shows hidden markings on a legitimate driver’s license. “It’s a piece of plastic which fits over the license and reveals hidden information which the DMV puts on the license,” Girard said. “I’ve gotten very positive feedback from…

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Good Advice For Dog Bite Victims

I ran across a column written by an attorney in a small Illinois newspaper. Basically, it talks about residents of that state being entitled to compensation when attacked by a vicious dog. While laws in every state differ, the author did offer up some good steps to take if you ever find yourself the victim of a dog bite.* Obtain immediate emergency treatment, giving the medical provider a…