Utah Approves Execution By Firing Squad

Gov. Gary Herbert of Utah signed a law approving firing squads for executions Monday making it the only state in America to allow the...

THE REVOLUTION WILL NOT BE TELEVISED: If This Texas Rep Has It His Way

A bill restricting the rights of citizens to record the police was filed in Texas House of Representatives on Tuesday. As defined in the...

Is McDonald’s Liable for Brooklyn Minor’s Beat Down?

A cell phone video captured a 15-year-old teenager while she was brutally beaten by a group of girls at a local McDonald’s in the...

Is McDonald’s Liable for Brooklyn Minor’s Beat Down? Exclusive Q&A With New York Personal...

GothamCityEsq.com: Is this a clear case of McDonald's negligence under the theory of premises liability? Dana Whitfield: Absolutely. Premises liability, especially in New York, is...

The Dream Marches On: Selma’s 50th Anniversary Jubilee

“When you think of the movement we don’t think of lawyers but we should think of them first.”  –Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton Fifty years...

White News Anchor Sues Fox for Right to Use N-Word

The complicated history of the “n-word” has been debated and argued about for decades. The deliberation stretches back to the painful legacy of slavery,...

The Sad Secret of a Survivor Shot by Police

 In 2014, multiple autopsies held little weight on the scales of justice. In several cases, no actual crime was committed until the police arrived...

Family of Slain New York Teenager at the hands of NYPD to Receive $3.9...

The subject of police brutality is an old painful narrative in urban communities across America. However, recent events have forced the country to reanalyze this...

First Conviction Under California’s New “Revenge Porn” Statute

On December 1, 2014, Noe Iniguez, a 36-year-old man from Los Angeles, became the first person convicted under California’s new “revenge porn” law (Cal....

James “Jimmy Henchman” found Guilty in Murder for Hire Case

On December 11, 2014, music executive, James “Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond was found guilty in a murder for hire trial, which initially ended with a...