Legal News Roundup: March 31
Posted in In the news on March 31, 2021
Here's a roundup of recent legal stories in the news. Two Capitol Police Officers Sue Donald Trump The Washington Post - Two Capitol Police officers who battled the mob of Donald Trump supporters that stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6 are suing the former president for the physical and emotional injuries they say they...
Legal News Roundup: December 16
Posted in In the news on December 16, 2020
Here's a roundup of recent legal stories in the news. High Court to Hear NCAA Athlete Education Pay Case ESPN - The Supreme Court (SCOTUS) agreed to review a court decision that the NCAA has said blurred "the line between student-athletes and professionals" by removing caps on education-related money that certain football and basketball...
Proposed NCAA Accountability Act addresses head injuries
Posted in Accident & Injury on August 2, 2013
Frustrated over the recent disciplinary actions taken against Ohio State University and Penn State, lawmakers from Ohio and Pennsylvania are taking on the NCAA at the federal level. A new bill, entitled the National Collegiate Athletics Accountability Act, is being touted by its sponsors as a bipartisan effort, designed to “improve the health and...