Lawyer

I didn’t think too many people were surprised with the guilty verdict in the R. Kelly federal racketeering and sex trafficking charges after the fallout from Lifetime’s airing of ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ now it appears that Robert Kelly isn’t going to survive R. Kelly at least from a freedom stand point.   The 7 week […]

Premises liability is a concept in the legal field that usually arises in personal injury cases where an injury was caused by a type of unsafe or faulty condition on one’s property. Many personal injury cases are built on negligence, and premises liability cases are no exception. What is Premises Liability Law? Premises liability law refers to the legal […]

Each day, more than 130 Americans lose their lives to opioid overdoses and many more struggle with opioid addiction. Over the past 20 years, the deregulation of laws controlling the prescribing of opioids to treat chronic non-cancer pain by the state medical boards has led to substantial increases in opioid use. Opioids are substances that […]

Michael Cohen, the president’s longtime fixer who is currently being pressed out by federal prosecutors in New York City, is drinking lemon tea with honey to prep his throat for his rendition of Mahalia Jackson’s “Amazing Grace,” and that’s because Cohen is getting ready to sing. I don’t want to brag, but I predicted this. One of […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – High-profile women’s civil rights attorney, Gloria Allred will hold a news conference in Cleveland on behalf of three cancer survivors who lost eggs as a result of a freezer failure at University Hospitals. Originally it was believed 2,000 eggs and embryos were impacted but it now appears the number is closer to 4,000. Between […]

The R&B singer has retained D.C. based lawyer, Monique Pressley.   R. Kelly has lawyered up against recent “sex cult” allegations, but it’s his reported choice of legal representation that has everyone raising their eyebrows. RELATED ARTICLE: Alleged R. Kelly ‘Sex Cult’ Victim Breaks Her Silence According to The Daily Mail, Kelly has hired Bill Cosby’s former lawyer, Monique Pressley. Presley […]

“To know that 20/20 had access to Holtzclaw and we are being denied knowledge of his whereabouts is a great injustice, and re-victimizes the innocent women he sexually assaulted,” attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons said.   Ex-Oklahoma City police officer Daniel Holtzclaw, who was sentenced in December to 263 years in prison for raping Black women, proclaimed […]

But do intentions matter when a young girl lost her life?   The lawyer for the Delaware 16-year old high school student charged with killing Amy Joyner-Francis says their **client was not aware that the fight would lead to death.According to the Associated Press, in a statement, attorney John Deckers says his client is a good student […]

CLEVELAND — Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty questioned the motives of the family — and their attorneys — who lost a 12-year-old boy to a police shooting in Cleveland, characterizing their intentions as “economic” in nature. McGinty received an onslaught of questions Thursday night from the community after giving a speech at a Fairview Park […]

A lawyer has come forward to claim responsibility for the “exclusively for white people” stickers posted in several Austin, Texas businesses during the city’s popular South By Southwest (SXSW) festival last week. In a video posted last Thursday, Adam Reposa says that the words on the stickers are not the problem, but the fact that East Austin […]

UPDATED Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 3:05 p.m. EST – The Department of Justice’s decision not to charge George Zimmerman in the killing of Trayvon Martin marks the end of the road for any legal recourse his family will seek in the case, a family lawyer told NewsOne. When asked if they will seek any further remedy […]

Ginuwine is caught up in a storm. The R&B singer is close to bankruptcy, and most of it is thanks to his divorce from wife, Sole. Ginuwine, whose real name is Elgin Lumpkin, is currently being sued by one of the executive producers, Robert Reives, from his first album, “The Bachelor.” Rieves claims that he is […]