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The U. S. House of Representatives has tendered a bill that would greatly expand penalties for drug offenses and actually add mandatory minimum sentences to the federal code.  This latest bill is entitled “Stop Importation and Trafficking of Synthetic Analogues Act of 2017”.  H.R. 2851/S. 1327…
Wisconsin currently has a $750,000 cap on non-economic damages that applies to damage awards in medical malpractice cases.  Illinois currently does not have any caps, however recent legislation at the federal level places a mere $250,000 cap on such awards for medical negligence awards.   However,…
With the recent election of the new administration, there has been an increase in Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents making arrests at courthouses and other sensitive locations. There have been reported incidents of such arrest at courthouses in Denver, New York, Los Angeles, and…