Legal Links: Legal, Sports and Weird News

SCOTUS strikes down federal law that banned federal benefits to gay married couples. (ABA) NFL TE Aaron Hernandez arrested in connection with murder investigation. (ESPN) Are you a lawyer or law student? Check out these legal apps! (The Droid Lawyer) NY Yankees GM...

Legal Links: Legal, Sports and Weird News

The Scarlett Letter 2013- Florida man is falsely labeled a sexual predator. (Courts and Sports) 2011 murder of civil rights attorney remains unsolved (ABA Journal) For more, see our previous article, “In The Line of Fire: How Dangerous is the Legal...

Legal Links: Legal, Sports and Weird News

Speeding? When police radar gets it wrong (C&S) Does Superman have a legal duty to rescue people? (ABA Journal) High School hockey player gets punched, parents want to file lawsuit… (Yahoo!) Employment picture for 2012 law grads pretty much the same as 2011...

Legal Links: Legal, Sports and Weird News

NASCAR driver Jason Leffler dies in a crash at a dirt car racing event (WOKV Jacksonville) Philadelphia Eagles offensive lineman arrested for drag racing, (kind of) runs from cops (ESPN) The Brooklyn Nets name former player Jason Kidd as new head coach (ESPN) Attorney...

The Flop: The Integral Degredation of Basketball and Soccer

A “Flop” is when a player intentionally falls over with little to no physichal contact from opposing players, with the intention of drawing a foul. Because flopping is deceiving and dishonest, flopping is generally considered to be unsportsmanlike, and in...