Legal News & Notes

If Trump Ignored Positive COVID-19 Results, Could He Be Liable for Getting Someone Sick?

Many people abide by COVID-19 social rules. If you test positive for COVID-19, you should stay away from other people to prevent spreading the illness. But, not everybody follows these rules -- which leads to questions. Are the rules…
Kyle Rittenhouse

Breaking Down the 7 Charges Kyle Rittenhouse Faced at His Trial

A jury recently made their decision on the multiple charges facing Kyle Rittenhouse, a teenager who shot and killed two people during a protest in Kenosha, Wisconsin. In a case that gained significant public attention, most people now…
Electric Scooter Manslaugher

How Much Jail Time Faces Electric Scooter Rider Who Hit and Killed a Bicyclist?

Electric scooters can be found across many major cities. Companies like Lime, Spin, and HOPR place scooters around cities so pedestrians can catch a quick ride. But, most people who hop on an electric scooter probably never think the ride could…
Henry Ruggs DUI

What Consequences Face Henry Ruggs After Fatal, High-Speed DUI Crash? 

Henry Ruggs III seems to have it all. As a first-round draft pick of the Las Vegas Raiders, he had a $16.67 million contract to play as a wide receiver in the NFL. Now, the 22-year-old is facing close to 40 years in prison. How did one…
Box Cutter Attempted Murder

Man In the USA Illegally Is Accused of Trying to Kill a Coworker with a Box Cutter, Now What?

It was a shocking scene. While on a job site in Polk County, Florida, 22-year-old Nelson Carpio Garcia grabbed a box cutter and attacked his coworker. After the stabbing, Garcia ran away but was quickly captured by police who realized Gracia…
Alec Baldwin Face Criminal Charges

Will Alec Baldwin Face Criminal Charges in Movie Set Shooting?

Hollywood movies frequently feature gunfights and shootings that we see as happening in a land of make believe. But recently, we were reminded that these scenes are filmed in real life and with real guns. Halyna Hutchins was on the set…
Is Britney Spears Free Yet

Is Britney Spears Free Yet? The Latest On Her Conservatorship

After 13 years under a strict conservatorship controlled by her father, Britney Spears is one step closer to making decisions for herself. She may finally get to take control over her health, her finances, and decisions such as whether or…
Charges Dropped Tampa BLM Protesters

Why 2020 Charges Against Two Tampa BLM Protesters Were Recently Dropped

It’s been more than a year since two Tampa residents went out to protest the police and found themselves behind bars. They’ve been fighting their charges ever since — often with the public by their side — and it appears that their work…
Robert DuBoise

How Bad Evidence Left an Innocent Tampa Man Behind Bars for 37 Years

Robert DuBoise did what was asked of him. When he was 18 years old, police asked him to submit a mold of his teeth. At the time, he had no idea the mold would tie him to a murder and lead him to death row. For 37 years, DuBoise sat in…