-Affluenza teen sentenced to nearly 2 years in jail
-Judge orders breastfeeding party to leave the courtroom
I’m going to skip over the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, not because they aren’t important, but because I don’t know a single person who hasn’t heard of this tragedy. With the constant developments and change in international relations, a simple post in “Legal News” could not effectively capture what has been happening.
-Tennessee passes “fetal assault” law
-Supreme Court to hear Texas abortion case in upcoming term
-German court sentences Holocaust denier
-Judge orders embryos of divorced couple be destroyed
-Texas executes man for starting fire that killed three children
This week, it’s all about women:
-Utah judge orders removal of foster child from lesbian couple
-Drug company sued for birth control mishap
-Kardashians’ lose motion for arbitration in makeup brand action
-SCOTUS grants stay of execution for Missouri inmate
-Illinois Supreme Court voids Phillip Morris $10billion verdict
-UK Judge warns increased student loan debt limits judiciary diversity
-Ohio rejects legalization of marijuana
And because Bindi Irwin is amazing and this made me so angry:
-Bindi Irwin’s Dancing with the Stars contract issues
Check out this article for great advice on paying yourself as a person, not just the owner of a firm.
A DAY EARLY!!
-Federal judge orders Kentucky clerk to court for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses
-Judge denies bid to dismiss for prosecutorial misconduct in Freddie Gray case
-Parents attempt to stop gender reassignment surgery on adult transgender daughter
And a story from close to home: