Popular scientists with powerful supporters, claims of momentary misjudgment, ambiguous resolution & investigations that take years: here are the top eight research misconduct cases in America.
A summary of the important contract law case of Smith v Hughes case, with video and quotes from the main judge.
Here are 21 more of the Craziest Laws in Mississippi covering everything from seduction ... to polygamy ... to dogs wearing diapers ... to sex in public ... to cattle rustling ... to public profanity.
"OWWW MY BACK....I NEED AN ATTORNEY." So let's say that a major blizzard just tore through your neighborhood. You have 10 to 12 inches of the white stuff piled up on your sidewalk, walkway, driveway, etc. Like most people you dread what has to be...
"It is illegal to fish in the Ohio River in Kentucky without an Indiana fishing license." Could you explain that crazy law to me? Kentucky may win an award for the craziest laws ... so far!
Even before cameras were allowed to film inside of court rooms, America has been facinated by large scale trials. Here are ten of the most controversial or groundbreaking trials in U.S. history.
Mr Bisset entered a contract to buy two plots of land from Mr Wilkinson. Bisset intended to use the land to farm sheep. They agreed on a price and Bisset was content with it. He then asked Wilkinson how many sheep he thought the land could hold....
Wait until you read about these nine crazy, stupid laws in Delaware including the one that discriminates against ugly men. They wouldn't dare discriminate against ugly women!
Involuntary manslaughter serves as a catch-all for killings which do not fall within a definite rubric. Involving the unlawful killing of another, it lacks the premeditation of first degree murder
A summary of the important points in Allcard V Skinner with quotes from the main Judge on the case