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Should Courts Become Collectors For Criminals?

December 31, 2019

Patient Commits Suicide, Patient’s Wife Sues Doctor

December 24, 2019

Who Killed Matt’s Mom?

December 17, 2019

Should a 16-Year-Old Cyber-Terrorist be Punished as an Adult?

December 10, 2019

The Case of Willie Mack: “But Officers, It’s Not What it Looks Like!”

December 3, 2019

Can a Legal Technicality Cause Justice to Crash?

November 26, 2019

Trip At The Supermarket: Who to Sue?

November 19, 2019

Masked Home-Invasion Murderer On Trial

November 12, 2019

Can a simple fight with your neighbor lead to YOUR eviction?

November 5, 2019

Does The Planning Of A Murder Count As Attempted Murder?

October 29, 2019

Should A Part-Time Judge Be Removed From The Bench For Using Foul Language?

October 22, 2019

Trucker Loses Job After Request To Care For Disabled Daughter

October 15, 2019

University of Rochester Students Kidnapped & Tortured By Gang

October 8, 2019

“Who’s Watching The Baby” Excuse Used To Enter Home Without Warrant

October 1, 2019

Severe Paddling and Caging of Companion Pet Gets Owner Cuffed by Cops

September 24, 2019

Husband Pays His Tenant To Murder His Wife

September 17, 2019

An Uncivil War — Accident Pits Firefighters, Robert E. Lee & Kyle Verstraete Against Each Other

September 10, 2019

 Can a Kiss Cause Alcohol Detection in a SCRAM Ankle Bracelet?

September 3, 2019

Can the Police Pull You Out of Your Home Without A Warrant?

August 27, 2019

Severely Shy Worker Fired After Assigned to Courthouse Customer Service Position Sues for Disability Discrimination

August 20, 2019

“Cool” Mom Supplies Teen Daughter’s Friend With Recreational Drugs — Arrested for Manslaughter

August 13, 2019

Demoted 61-Year-Old MTA Bus Driver Who Was Told, “Lucky to Work at All,” Sues for Discrimination. 

August 6, 2019

Babysitter Hit By Child With Golf Club Sues Child’s Parents for Injuries

July 30, 2019

If You Think You Are Getting Sued, Is It A Good Bet To Sell Your House?

July 23, 2019

The Case of the Hidden House Leaks

July 16, 2019

Can the Police Use Trickery To Get You to Admit the Crime?

July 9, 2019

Model Agency Stiffs Agent Claiming They Never Signed Their Own Employment Contract

July 2, 2019

Can You Ever Rightfully Break the Law? 

June 25, 2019

House in Nyack Held Haunted as a Matter of Law

June 18, 2019

Has Federal Employment Law Left the LGBTQ Community Without a Parachute?

June 11, 2019

A Case of Shopping Cart Rage in the Bronx

June 4, 2019

Who Decides Whether a Grandparent Should Have Visitation?

May 28, 2019

The Death of Cabbagestalk: A Time to (NOT) Kill?

May 21, 2019

Ex’s Sex Videos Used to Force Favors: Is There is a Way Out?

May 14, 2019

Bad Boyfriend Equals Bad Mom? Child Protection Law Update

May 7, 2019

Golfer Falls Off Cart Driven By 17-Year-Old, Sues For Injuries

April 30, 2019

Mother Leaves 2-Year-Old For A Half-Hour Inside 112 Degrees Car While Shopping

April 23, 2019

See What Happens When You Give a Shih Tzu – Animal Law Update

April 16, 2019

Couple Sleeping Off Hangover When Creep Climbs Into Bed

April 9, 2019

Can A Landlord Remain Silent When Asked for an Accommodation By a Disabled Tenant?

April 2, 2019

Airline Fights Passenger’s Exaggerated Lost Luggage Claim

March 26, 2019

The Case of the Classroom Assault (Classmate v. Classmate)

March 19, 2019

No Pets Allowed – Sometimes – Comfort Pet Law Update

March 12, 2019

Twisted Teen Viciously Kills Cat – Proper Punishment: Prison or Pills?

March 5, 2019

Landlord Sued by Tenant Whose Son Shoveled Snow for Landlord 

February 26, 2019

Okay to Speed Over Limit to Avoid Hitting Deer?

February 19, 2019

Woman Alleges That Poster of DEXTER Caused Fall Down Subway Steps at Grand Central

February 12, 2019

“Dude, Where’s My Car?” – Auto Shop Law Update

February 5, 2019

Lending Money in the Workplace – A Small Claims Odyssey

January 29, 2019

Woman Shoots Violent Home Invader and Gets Arrested – Saved by Brooklyn Judge

January 22, 2019

Combat by Agreement?  Erases Justification Defense and Gets Brawling Neighbor Arrested

January 15, 2019

State Denies Lotto Winner His Grand Prize

January 8, 2019

Creepy, Cryptic Phone Messages Gets Caller Jail Time

January 2, 2019

SCRAM Bracelet Flushes Drunk Driver Into Debt

December 26, 2018


Medical Malpractice Update

December 18, 2018


Tenant Sues WPIX News For Reporting Landlord’s Unflattering Sign In Front Of House

December 12, 2018



Jury Slams Gym That Agreed to Assist Blind Customer

December 4, 2018



Grandmother Versus Parents For Visitation Rights

November 27, 2018




Housing Court Refuses to Force Victim to Pay Rent Owed By Her Abuser

November 20, 2018



The Failure to Deny, Deny, Deny…

November 13, 2018




School Is Not At Fault When 10-Year Old Injured on Playground Court

November 6, 2018


Food Poisoning Case Against McDonald’s Goes Forward

October 30, 2018






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