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Criminal Law

Fraternity Hazing That Ends in Death
2 days ago

Fraternity Hazing That Ends in Death

In February 2017, 19-year-old Timothy Piazza died after a fraternity hazing ritual students called the ‘gauntlet’ at Penn State University. Piazza consumed ’18 drinks in less than 90 minutes’, given …
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The Senseless Murder of 14-Year-Old Alice Gross
3 weeks ago

The Senseless Murder of 14-Year-Old Alice Gross

In 2014 Alice Gross was 14-years-old, living her life as a happy and well-loved teenager in her hometown of Hanwell in West London. A talented musician, she played both piano …
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A Modern Trial for Historic Icelandic Double Murder
3 weeks ago

A Modern Trial for Historic Icelandic Double Murder

On 12 January 1830, within the beautiful and peaceful backdrop that is Iceland, one after the other 33-year-old Agnes Magnusdottir and 17-year-old Fridrik Sigurdsson were told to go to their …
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Murder Charges Under the Delayed Death Exception
2 months ago

Murder Charges Under the Delayed Death Exception

In most cases where charges of murder are brought against an individual, they come after a victim has been found dead. In some cases, no body has been found but …
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Death Row Inmate Protests Nevada’s Drug Choice to Kill Him
2 months ago

Death Row Inmate Protests Nevada’s Drug Choice to Kill Him

The debate over drugs used to execute inmates via lethal injection across states in America has been circulating for some time, with each new case of an execution going wrong …
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A False Confession to Double Murder
3 months ago

A False Confession to Double Murder

The case of Marty Tankleff is one now used around the world to highlight the dangers of false confessions, both to the innocent lives they can destroy and to law …
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Convicted Sex Offender Awarded Joint Custody of Victim’s Child
3 months ago

Convicted Sex Offender Awarded Joint Custody of Victim’s Child

A judge has ordered that a convicted sex offender in Michigan receive joint custody of an 8-year-old child he fathered after raping the child’s mother when she was only 12-years-old.


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When Toddlers Get Hold of Guns
3 months ago

When Toddlers Get Hold of Guns

Toddlers have no concept of danger and certainly do not understand the capability of a gun to cause harm. To a child, finding a gun is finding a toy which …
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A Lynching in New Hampshire
4 months ago

A Lynching in New Hampshire

America is a country plagued by racism. Our long and difficult history of race relations is one that will take many years to heal. With every discussion, every meaningful argument, …
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Sean Sellers: Murder, Satanism, and a Controversial Execution
4 months ago

Sean Sellers: Murder, Satanism, and a Controversial Execution

Sean Sellers was child from a broken home, shunted from family member to family member developing an unhealthy fixation on Satanism and the merits of good against evil. By the …
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