Daily Archives: May 1, 2013 - 5 results


Posted 4 years ago in Criminal Law Current Events Video by Staff Editor   
WGN-TV Rounds Up Murders and More [Video]

Lawyers.com Editor-in-Chief Larry Bodine appeared on WGN-TV, Channel 9 in Chicago. He served as the legal analyst, discussing the Boston bomber, Amanda Knox, the Michael Jackson wrongful death case, and George Zimmerman. Larry explains Dzhokar Tsarnaev is charged with using a weapon of mass destruction and malicious destruction of property. Larry reviews the mountain of evidence that police have including the witness who was the Tsarnaev brothers’ carjack victim. They allegedly bragged to him about the Boston Marathon bombing. George …

Read More Leave a Comment

Posted 4 years ago in Crime Marijuana On the Lighter Side by Josh Crank  
Moose on the Loose Aids Cops in Marijuana Bust

A wily moose became the talk of Burlington, Vt., when it was spotted roaming around the town’s south side. FOX44 News in Burlington reported that officers from Vermont Fish and Wildlife and the Burlington Police worked for “several hours” to contain the moose, to no avail. The moose remains at large. Although Burlingtonians will surely be sleeping with one eye open while the moose stalks their streets (or the nearby wilderness), they can take at least some comfort in knowing …

Read More Leave a Comment

Posted 4 years ago in Personal Injury by Michele Bowman  
Paramedic Describes Jackson’s Death Scene

Witnesses began testifying on Apr. 30 in the Jackson v. AEG Live trial, in which Michael Jackson’s mother and children are trying to prove that concert promoter AEG is responsible for Dr. Conrad Murray’s actions that caused the singer’s death by overdose of propofol, an anesthetic.   Pale, Sweaty Doctor  Paramedic Richard Senneff reportedly testified first, describing the scene he was called to on Jun. 25, 2009, the day Jackson died. Jackson had been rehearsing for his upcoming concerts – …

Read More Leave a Comment

“The Good Wife” Boxes-in Love and Politics

“The Good Wife” season finale “What’s in the Box?” questions cheating at the ballot box and in a marriage. Will Gardner (Josh Charles) and Alicia Florrick (Julianna Margulies) represent Alicia’s husband Peter Florrick (Chris Noth) in an election fraud case. One night, working late, Will and Alicia end up passionately kissing. In confused pain, Alicia says, “That kiss opened up something, again. I don’t know how to close it. … I’m with Peter now and I just can’t figure my …

Read More Leave a Comment

Posted 4 years ago in Foreclosure by Aaron Kase  
Foreclosure Scams Rampant in Florida

A Florida man was recently sentenced to 26 years in prison for foreclosure and short sale fraud. John Lebron, 33, was convicted last week of setting up a complex scheme to buy and sell foreclosed houses, make money on each part of the deal, and default on the loans. He is hardly alone among foreclosure offenders. Florida is known as the nation’s capital in foreclosure fraud. The state was among the hardest hit by the collapse of the housing bubble …

Read More Leave a Comment