These days, there seems to be a smartphone app for just about everything. Apps create easy access to all sorts of information and entertainment. However, this ease of access does have a downside. One is that it could lead to individuals trying to access information and entertainment when their mind and body should be fully focused on something else, such...

In March, a woman filed a lawsuit against Baylor claiming she was raped by a coach and the school did nothing about it. Since then, three more women were added to the suit with the same claim. Now, a fourth woman has been added to the suit after claiming she was gang raped in 2011. The woman, known in the suit...

There are a good deal of regulations on commercial trucking. However, not all truckers are subject to the exact same regulations when out on the roads. One reason for this is that some of the federal regulations put on trucking have some exceptions in them that make it so they don’t apply to certain truck drivers. Among the regulations that...

We've written several times about the horrible abuses that the elderly can face in nursing homes. Unfortunately, cases keep showing up that further prove this point. This week, we've found a case about the sexual abuse and rape of a 78-year-old woman in her care center. In June 2015, a 78-year-old woman (who is currently unnamed because she is the alleged...

Amusement park rides are supposed to provide individuals with fun and excitement. Unfortunately, such attractions, if their operators fail to pay proper attention to safety and/or neglect to keep them properly maintained, can sometimes end up leaving the realm of being fun and enter the realm of being dangerous.Among the things that have the potential to influence how operators...

In 1996, Fox News was founded by Robert Ailes. Since that time the station has become a media giant with Ailes at the reigns as CEO. That all changed last Thursday when Ailes resigned amid sexual harassment scandals and lawsuits. Two weeks ago, Ailes was sued for sexual harassment by Gretchen Carlson, a former host of Fox & Friends who left...

A YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association) in Middle Tennessee has found itself the target of a million dollar sexual assault lawsuit. The lawsuit alleges that a former YMCA board member sexually assaulted another member of the organization multiple times. The plaintiff said that the assaults began in July of last year. The defendant entered the Jacuzzi pool and was followed by...

Ride-sharing services, like Uber and Lyft, are coming to have a bigger and bigger presence out on the roads here in America. How ride-sharing service drivers act matters considerably, as their actions not only can impact their passengers, but also other individuals using the roads (including bicyclists, motorcyclists and other drivers or passengers). So, one would hope ride-sharing drivers...

With the Fourth of July holiday, many people extend the holiday into a summer road trip. I-70, passing through Kansas City, is a major conduit for traffic moving east and west. In addition to the constant hum of large trucks, are additional passenger vehicles carrying motorists intent on making it to their vacation destination. Summer driving poses fewer dangers weather-wise as...

Earlier this week, the Albuquerque Journal filed a request to see the settlements of inmate lawsuits against Corizon Health (called an Inspection of Public Records). When released, a spreadsheet showed that Corizon had settled for over $4.6 million in sexual assault lawsuits against the inmates they were supposed to be assisting. Specifically, the claims were filed by 59 inmates at 2...