Do I Need a Lawyer for a Misdemeanor?

Hot legal news! I know what you’re thinking: It’s just a misdemeanor, right? No big deal — I can handle this myself. But misdemeanors are crimes that can include jail time and are prone to turn into felonies if you’re not careful. So while you may not think a misdemeanor charge is serious, you may…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/1eDG7d4

Police Pull Plug on Chief Keef, Again

Hot legal news! It’s a story almost too odd to already be cliche: Hammond, Indiana police literally pulled the plug on a holographic Chief Keef performance. It’s the second time in as many weeks that such a Keef show has been shut down, after a similar appearance was previously shut down in Chicago……. FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/1VPXVnh

3 Tips for Avoiding Inheritance Disputes

Hot legal news! Following the death of a relative, the last thing anyone wants is a fight over the assets of the deceased. Everyone, including those in the court system, want the process to go as smoothly as possible. With all of these good intentions, how do we still get into bitter disputes…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/1I9mSAw

When Is It Too Late to Sue for Wrongful Death?

Hot legal news! Just about every criminal and civil case has a time limit — a statute of limitations that creates a deadline for filing a case. But there’s no statute of limitations for murder cases, so would the same be true for wrongful death claims? While wrongful death claims are still subject…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/1DbnRDw

Can I Play Pandora in My Business?

Hot legal news! Technology has consistently made our favorite music more mobile. Music streaming sites like Pandora and Spotify allow us to have our own soundtrack everywhere we go. Businesses are also taking advantage of streaming sites. By now we’ve all seen a bartender or a barista with their phone plugged into the…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/1eDG2WV

Do I Need a Permit to Fix My Sidewalk?

Hot legal news! It’s my property, right? Wait, does the property end before or after the sidewalk? Or in the middle? And if the sidewalk is on my property, do I still need a permit? After all, I heard you can get sued if your sidewalk is a safety hazard, so shouldn’t I…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/1U4Iqpu

Hulk Hogan Says N-Word, Admits Racism, Gets Fired From WWE

Hot legal news! According to transcripts leaked by the National Enquirer, Hulk Hogan went on a videotaped, racist tirade, referring to black people as “f***ing n*****s,” and admitting “I am a racist, to a point.” His words were reportedly transcribed from a sex tape at the middle of a $100 million lawsuit he…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://ift.tt/1eDG2pG