Alan sez, "At least he's got the sense to own up and say he's sorry. Nigel Evans used to be in Parliament.
By John M. Mason: The number one job of Brian Moynihan, Chief Executive Officer of Bank of America Corp. (BAC), is to get the past behind him. "Under Mr. Moynihan, BofA has focused on putting its large legal settlements behind it as it tries to remover litigation uncertainty for investors," writes Camilla Hall in the Financial Times. Show More Summary
Bryan Singer has never been particularly open about his personal life, but sadly, it?s now the subject of one of the saddest and most shocking lawsuits Hollywood has seen in decades. In explosive legal paperwork, the Usual Suspects and...Show More Summary
Romanenko reported that no less than the governor of Vologodsk had filed a complaint against him with the local prosecutor's office because of the jocular post.
Sampling is a huge part of hip hop, but unfortunately Drake got into a little legal trouble over using a clip of an old jazz tune. The estate of Jimmy Smith is suing the "Started From the Bottom" singer for using "Jimmy Smith Rap" at...Show More Summary
No wonder Taylor Swift‘s mega-loyal fans do wacky things like buy physical copies of her albums and legally download her songs. The Red diva has got their back. Take long-time Swiftie Gena Gabrielle. She invited the country-pop superstar to her bridal shower on a whim, and was visibly amazed when Tay actually turned up. There’s so much... More »
By Don Dion: HUGE Q1 Loss by Bank Of America With its mortgage business in decline and after paying $6 billion in legal fees and fines, Bank of America (BAC), the second biggest lender in the nation, has a huge first quarter loss. After shares plummeted 2.9% in trading, the bank reported a loss of $276 million. Show More Summary
Road sign via Shutterstock Meanwhile in Louisiana, Republican lawmakers are getting set to make the official state book the Bible. Which would, of course, be unquestionably unconstitutional, and would face legal challenges and be inevitably struck down, wasting who knows how much state money in the process. The party of fiscal responsibility! ...
SUMMARY: Obamacare fails to come close to meeting candidate Obama's promises: Mr. Obama never even tried to fulfill on them; he was opposed to them. Obama now openly supports legalizing lying during political campaigns. A Gallup poll...Show More Summary
Weeks after turning himself in on an arrest warrant stemming from an early March bar fight, "Scandal" star Columbus Short is facing more legal issues.TMZ reports that Short's wife, Tuere Short, has filed for divorce and gotten a restraining order against him. Show More Summary
This is not a trick, Michael -- "Arrested Development" star Will Arnett has officially filed for divorce from Amy Poehler... nearly two years after the couple separated.According to People, Arnett wants joint legal and physical custody of their two…
It's not a smoking gun in legal terms, but a series of emails that leaked out of the ongoing Apple v. Samsung trial Wednesday certainly didn't show the South Korean tech giant in the best possible moral light The email thread between several Samsung executives begins on October 4, 2011, the day Apple launched the iPhone 4S. Show More Summary
When Rome’s Galleria L'Opera tried to artist Gonzalo Orquin’s photographs of gay, lesbian and straight couples kissing in Rome’s Catholic churches, the Vatican threatened legal action and had the showing stopped (the opera cited “security reasons”). But it looks like...
Churches across New York City were celebrating last weekend. Not only because it was Palm Sunday, but because, after a 19-year legal battle, they were allowed to stay in the rented public school buildings where they meet. Even though the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the city’s right to ban religious services in […]
Yesterday India's Supreme Court legally recognized the country's neither male or female third gender, and declared them entitled to the same education, jobs, and driver's licenses as those who identify as male or female. To Western eyes, this ruling is unprecedented given the same court's recent outlawing of homosexuality. Read more...
A 20-year assessment of Nicaragua's legal, artisanal green sea turtle fishery has uncovered a stark reality: greatly reduced overall catch rates of turtles in what may have become an unsustainable take, according to conservation scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society and University of Florida. read more
This April 20th will have a real impact on the future of marijuana legalization in the United States, and it has nothing to do with the pro-pot celebration taking place that day. At issue is the Alaska marijuana legalization initiative. Currently it is set to appear on the primary ballot this August 19th, but under [...]
Michael Farris, the chairman and cofounder of the Home School Legal Defense Association, has criticized the biblical patriarchy beliefs of his former HSLDA colleague and Vision Forum founder, Doug Phillips, and said he regrets not speaking out against him sooner.
The Final Hours of Titanfall offers inside look at studio. The legal battle between Activision, EA, and Respawn Entertainment's co-founders cast a long shadow on Titanfall's development, according to a new report.Click here to read the full article
As anyone who has seen the Pauly Shore documentary Jury Duty knows, our legal system can sure be a strange beast. Sometimes people die to get out of jury duty, sometimes they fake being racist, and sometimes sometimes very good dogs are called in to serve their country. Show More Summary