You May Win the Battle But Lose the War; Estee Lauder Sued for Discriminating...

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ("EEOC") filed suit yesterday against Estee Lauder for discriminating against male employees. The lawsuit claims the company's parental leave...

Well This is a First; White Man Executed for Killing a Black Man in...

Florida executes first white man for the murder of a black man. Authorities pronounced him dead at 6:22 p.m. ET. according to Florida corrections. CNN...

Edward Carter Can Quit His Day Job; Michigan Compensates Wrongfully Convicted Man $1.7 million

A Michigan court awarded Edward Carter $1.7 million in compensation after he spent 35 years in prison for a rape he did not commit. Carter...

The People Have Spoken; Missouri Governor Issues Stay in Marcellus Williams’ Execution

Marcellus Williams was scheduled to die by lethal injection today; however, the Governor of Missouri has issued a stay of execution. Williams' case gained national...

Missouri Sets Date to Execute Marcellus Williams; DNA Evidence Casts Doubt on His Guilt

The Missouri Supreme Court denied a stay of execution for Marcellus Williams, who was convicted of murder.  However, newly introduced DNA evidence casts doubt...

College Student Takiya Thompson Charged with Felony for Toppling Confederate Statue

College student Takiya Thompson was arrested by police on Tuesday after she admitted to her involvement in the destruction of a Confederate statue in Durham, North...

It’s Time for the Government to Get it Right; James Alex Fields Jr. is...

James Alex Fields Jr., the man who drove his car into a large group of counter-protesters at the Charlottesville White nationalist rally is being charged...

The Charlottesville Riot: An American Tragedy In the Name of Free Speech

Virginia Governor, Terry McAuliffe, declared a state of emergency in Charlottesville this morning when a riot broke out at a White supremacist rally. The...

Sweatt’s Plea Bargain; Who Benefits from the Deal? The Defendant, the Attorney...

In an age where 'not guilty' is irrelevant and going to trial is discouraged is a plea bargain the best deal to take?  Understanding...

New York City Guarantees Free Legal Representation for Low-Income Residents Facing Eviction

New York is the first city ever to pass legislation guaranteeing free legal representation for low-income residents facing eviction from New York Housing Authorities...