Defendants in Ahmaud Arbery Case Setenced to Life in Prison

Chad North

The two main defendants accused of killing Ahmaud Arbery in 2020 have been sentenced to life in prison. Their co-defendant will be sentenced later this week. The two men, father and son Gregory and Travis McMichael, are accused of having chased down and murdered Arbery in a 2020 attack that …

Penguin Random House Faces Off Against Federal Antitrust Suit

Chad North

Publishing giant Penguin Random House is now defending itself against federal monopoly claims. The massive publisher wants to absorb rival company Simon & Shuster, but the federal government says this will give Penguin far too much power in the physical publishing world. The case, which started on August 1, will …

Supreme Court Rules Against Biden Administration in Immigration Case

Chad North

The Supreme Court has ruled against the Biden Administration in a landmark immigration case, the latest in a long series of setbacks the conservative-controlled court has dealt the Democratic president. Oddly, conservative justice Amy Coney Barrett sided with the court’s three liberal justices, Elena Kagan, Sonya Sotomayor, and newcomer Ketanji …

Case Involving Underage Drinking Reaches Florida Supreme Court

Chad North

The Florida Supreme Court will hear a case brought forward by the guardian of Jacquelyn Faircloth. The case involves a 2014 accident in which Faircloth was struck by a pickup truck after drinking at a Tallahassee bar. Faircloth, who was 18 at the time, reportedly drank alcohol at a bar …

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