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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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How Your 212(F) Presidential Sports Exemption Works Under the Biden Administration

Many of our clients at Oakhurst Legal Group are athletes who have obtained Presidential Exemptions from travel restrictions. On January 25, 2021, we received notice from the OFO Coronavirus Coordination Cell of U.S. Customs and Border Protection honoring 212(f) waivers from the previous administration. 212(f) waivers allow athletes to be exempt from travel restrictions and …

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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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