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Is Ronnie From “Jersey Shore” Headed to Jail After Domestic Incidents?

Since the premiere of Jersey Shore in December 2009, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro has been a staple cast member, regularly causing scenes both on-screen and off. But, on May 13, 2021, Ortiz-Magro announced that he was stepping away from the popular reality…
Charges Against Matt Gaetz

How Serious Are the Charges Against Matt Gaetz? A Legal Look

Florida politician Matt Gaetz frequently shows up in the news. In the past few years, he’s been closely tied to Donald Trump and known to follow Trump’s strategy of making a scene to keep his name in the news. But on March 30th, 2021,…
Tiger Woods Car Accident

Will Tiger Woods’ Car Accident Lead to Criminal Charges?

Most of America was shocked to see images of golf legend Tiger Woods’ damaged SUV rolled over at the bottom of a small hill. This wasn’t the first time Woods and a roadside incident made the news, and after people realized that Woods would…
Bill and Melinda Gates Divorce
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How Divorce Could Divide the $142 Billion Fortune of Bill and Melinda Gates

Splitting up assets during a divorce can be contentious. Both sides want to fight to get what they feel is fair and due to them. Battling over splitting up assets is normal. Splitting up assets valued at $142 billion is not. That is the case…
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Divorce
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The Legal Case Behind Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s Divorce

Going through a divorce can be complicated. It takes on another level of complexity when it involves two incredibly famous people, four children, billions of dollars of assets, and a massive public audience. This is the situation for Kim…
Movie Theater Stand Your Ground” Case Still Waiting for Trial
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7 Years Later, Movie Theater “Stand Your Ground” Case Still Waiting for Trial

It has been over seven years since 43-year-old Chad Oulson went to a movie theater for date with his wife -- and didn’t return home with her to their 22-month-old daughter. During the movie previews, Oulson checked his phone to see if he…
DUI License Suspension in Florida
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What To Do About a DUI License Suspension in Florida

A DUI comes with many consequences. Convicted drivers face fines, jail time, and losing their license. A DUI license suspension in Florida can be one of the longest-lasting consequences. Convicted DUI offenders can lose their license for a few…
Lawyer to Get a Green Card
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Do You Need a Lawyer to Get a Green Card?

If you’re thinking about applying to get permanent residency in the United States, you may be wondering if you can get a Green Card on your own or if you need a lawyer. Let’s look at the steps you need to take to get a Green Card and…
Difference Between a Civil and Criminal Case

What’s the Difference Between a Civil and Criminal Case?

Whether charges have been filed against you or you have been wronged by another party, it can be confusing to understand the difference between a civil and a criminal case. Without knowing the difference, you may not know how the process…