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Week of Dec. 3, 2012

Itís that time of year. Retail advertising is at an all-time frenzy and consumers are whipping out their credit cards to spread holiday cheer. Consumers might like to arm themselves with information about holiday spending before they leave home. And for party-goers in your area, it might be useful to share with them the law when it comes to sobriety checkpoints. Take a look at the "Law You Can Use" columns below and consider sharing some of this information with your readers and viewers.

And if you’re in need of story ideas or background information from the legal world, be sure to check out our online Media Center. Our Law & You handbook is located there and is a great resource for journalists.

Ken Brown
Director of Public & Media Relations
(614) 487-4426

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