December’s Forensic Genealogy News is available

Michael S. Ramage, J.D., Certified Genealogist (sm) has published an article that is a must-read for those considering heir searching or already engaged in the service. Michael’s article begins, “…Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, filed a 72-page Petition for Discipline against state Senator Jeffery E. Piccola, Esquire, alleging numerous ethical violations relating to his representation of an heir-hunting firm and the estate heirs that the heir-hunting firm took on as one-third contingency fee clients.”

The article is published in the Forensic Genealogy News (newsletter of Council for the Advancement of Forensic Genealogy).  The newsletter is available at

Click the link to Vol 2 #4 to view or download the pdf.