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Arias Trial: A $2.5M Price Tag [Video]

Arias Trial: A $2.5M Price Tag [Video]

In the first day of the new Arias trial, 300 potential jurors reported to the courthouse and half have already been dismissed, as questioning highlighted their inability to be impartial in this case. Defense costs for the legal team assigned to Arias have already tagged Arizona taxpayers for more than $2.5 million and, as the new penalty trial begins, the […]

Lindsay Lohan Legal Rights of Publicity in New York Over GTA V Case

Lindsay Lohan Legal Rights of Publicity in New York Over GTA V Case

On Wednesday July 2, 2014 Lindsay Lohan turned 28 years old and also decided to bring up a legal suit against the creators of Grand Theft Auto Five (GTA V) in New York City over her right to publicity. The actress is claiming that Take-Two Interactive and their subsidiary Rockstar, both of which are based […]

Halle Berry Ordered to Pay Child Support to Her ‘Baby Daddy’

Halle Berry Ordered to Pay Child Support to Her ‘Baby Daddy’

Actress Halle Berry is being forced to dig deep into her pockets and pay up more that $200,000 a year in child support to her ex-partner, the former Calvin Klein model, Gabriel Aubry. Berry and Aubrey, who never married, share a six-year-old daughter named Nahla and a Los Angeles court  is ordering the actress to pay Gabriel […]

Seattle Police Sue Over Use of Force Limits

Seattle Police Sue Over Use of Force Limits

Seattle police are now suing over use of force limits. Seattle, in response to federal accusations of excessive force made against the police department enacted legislation passed in January that was meant to define what an officer could or could not do when having to apply force during the course of an arrest. Seattle officers […]

Baby Dies After Solitary Confinement Inmate Was Forced to Give Birth Alone

Baby Dies After Solitary Confinement Inmate Was Forced to Give Birth Alone

A Texas woman is suing Wichita County for the alleged mistreatment she received while incarcerated. Nicole Guerrero alleges her baby died after she was forced to deliver the newborn alone while in solitary confinement. The inmate claims employees at the Wichita County Prison ignored her repeated requests for medical attention and signs of labor;  instead […]

Roseanne Barr Sued by Zimmermans Over Tweet

Roseanne Barr Sued by Zimmermans Over Tweet

Comedienne turned coconut farmer, Roseanne Barr, is being sued by George Zimmerman’s parents, Robert and Gladys over a Tweet. The lawsuit stems from a message Barr sent out on Twitter, then deleted, around the time their son shot and killed Trayvon Martin. In March, 2012, after Zimmerman fatally shot the unarmed 17-year-old in Sanford, Florida, […]

Clayton Lockett Execution Draws Scrutiny on Protocol

Clayton Lockett Execution Draws Scrutiny on Protocol

When death row inmate Clayton Lockett was scheduled to be executed on Tuesday night, those at the Oklahoma correctional facility where the execution was taking place had no idea what scrutiny their protocol in ending the life of a man would draw. The follow through of the execution was considered a botched operation and had […]

Apple vs. Samsung: The War Just Got Messy

Apple vs. Samsung: The War Just Got Messy

The war between Apple and Samsung just got messy and both tech giants play dirty not only in courtrooms, but also in commercials. It has become an indisputable truth that both companies release ads that allude to each other’s products and, although Samsung has softened its battles on-screen, Apple has not returned its favor. Therefore, […]

Aereo Is Poised to Upset the Television Industry

Aereo Is Poised to Upset the Television Industry

A small internet company called Aereo is poised to upset the television industry. By using thousands of tiny antennas, the company captures public signals and converts them into online video streams. At stake is $3.3 billion in network fees that are expected to double over the next five years. The Supreme Court is scheduled to […]

Phil Ivey Accused of Cheating: Casino Suing

Phil Ivey Accused of Cheating: Casino Suing

The Borgata Hotel and Casino has alleged that Phil Ivey exploited a line of cards that have a defect to increase his chances of winning. The claim is he used a technique called “edge sorting” to gain an edge. By identifying the defective cards and memorizing them, Ivey would be able to tilt the advantage […]

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