Criminal Defense

How the Felony Murder Rule May Impact YFN Lucci

Impacts of Committing First-Degree Murder Unintentionally First-degree murder is the most serious crime you can be charged with, as taking someone’s life is punished harder than any other crime. In North Carolina, first-degree murder is a Class 1 felony punishable by death or life without parole. However, it is possible to commit this offense unintentionally. …

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Limits on Freedom of Speech: Communicating Threats

Freedom of Speech & NFL Star Earl Smith Freedom of speech is a huge topic of conversation right now. Stories of politicians, celebrities, and other high-profile individuals and entities exercising their freedom of expression often make national headlines because of the nature of their speech. Although the First Amendment of the US Constitution prevents the …

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Three-Time Grammy-Nominated R&B Artist Trey Songz Arrested at Chiefs Game

Understanding the Charges Against Trey Songz Singer Trey Songz was arrested at Monday night’s Kansas City Chiefs game for trespassing, assault on an officer, and resisting arrest after refusing to wear a mask. When attempts by Arrowhead Stadium security guards to get Songz to comply with coronavirus protocols were repeatedly met with refusal, Kansas City …

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