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Street Racing Laws

32 Arrests and 165 Traffic Citations Issued on First Day of New Street Racing Laws 

Multiple law enforcement departments joined forces to target an on-going problem in the Tampa Bay area: street racing. How did six agencies join forces to issue 32 arrests and 165 traffic citations? And what new laws led to higher fines…
Find a DUI Attorney Tampa

How to Find a DUI Attorney in the Tampa Bay Area 

If you have been charged with a DUI, hire an attorney right away. To find a DUI attorney in the Tampa Bay area, use this guide to get tips on how to search for, interview, and qualify a top defense lawyer. This guide will show you what to…
Wedding Day Golf Cart Settlement

Groom Reaches $1.3 Million Settlement In Golf Cart Crash That Killed Bride on Wedding Night 

A dream day ended in a nightmare. A groom took his bride, and later that night, lost her in a terrible accident. What civil and criminal repercussions face the individuals and companies responsible for the accident that killed a bride on…
Baby Reindeer

Netflix Based “Baby Reindeer” on a Real Person. Now, She’s Suing Them for $170 Million 

Netflix's “Baby Reindeer” is one of the network’s most watched series of all time, but it has also pulled them into a $170 million lawsuit. Why is the woman the show is based on suing the network? What’s Baby Reindeer? “Baby…
Sean “Diddy” Combs Grand Jury  

Grand Jury May Soon Hear Allegations Against Sean “Diddy” Combs. What Does It Mean?

With so many mentions of Sean “Diddy” Combs and his court cases lately, it can be difficult to keep track of the music mogul’s legal troubles. What are the cases against Combs, and what does it mean that a grand jury may soon hear…
Andy Roya Robaina

Man Charged with Vehicular Homicide After Street Racing Leads to Death 

Two cars decided to see who was faster, and now, one woman is dead. What charges do one of the street racers face for causing a deadly crash? Street Racing Causes Deadly Accident Around 10:30 am on Monday, June 3, 2024, three cars were driving…
Trump Criminal Conviction

Breaking Down Donald J. Trump’s Criminal Conviction

For the first time in American history, a former President of the United States has been convicted of a crime. On May 30, 2024, former President Donald J. Trump was found guilty 34 times on state criminal charges. What does the conviction…
Tampa SoHo Shootings

The Latest on Gun Violence In Tampa’s SoHo District

Just weeks after a shooting in Tampa’s popular SoHo district, shots rang out again. This time, two people were left dead. What’s going on with gun violence in South Tampa, and who is behind the deadly acts? Where Were the SoHo Shootings? SoHo…
Protesters Laws Broken

What Laws and Rules Did Student Protesters Break? 

The end of the school year is usually a celebratory time at colleges and universities, but instead of parties this year, there were protests and police. More than 2,000 students were arrested. What laws did the students break? And what…