Prince and Dying Intestate: What Happens When There’s No Will

Prince and Dying Intestate: What Happens When There’s No Will

"Life is a party, and parties weren't meant to last" - Prince On April 21st 2016, pop icon Prince Rogers Nelson was found dead unexpectedly at age 57, without leaving a last will and testament. Prince’s death is just the latest in the long line of celebrity deaths...

Sizing up Legal Marijuana

Sizing up Legal Marijuana

The use of recreational marijuana is currently legal in Alaska, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, and the District of Columbia - with many more states allowing for regulated medicinal use. The United States is at a crossroads, with public support of decriminalizing...

Privacy Redefined

Privacy Redefined

Since the December 2nd 2015 mass shooting in San Bernardino, American Citizens’ right to privacy has been a subject of much public discourse. After the shooter’s iPhone was apprehended, the FBI was putting intense pressure on Apple to create a software hack to...

Let them take arms….

Let them take arms….

Gun regulation comes under close scrutiny whenever a mass shooting takes place on U.S. soil, especially in an election year. So what’s the current scope of this hot-button issue? According to the NRA, 8 states in the U.S. have restricted right-to-carry laws,...

Student Loan Quandry

Student Loan Quandry

Anna Alaburda, top-tier graduate of Thomas Jefferson School of Law, is taking her alma mater to court. She hasn’t been able to find a job as a lawyer since she graduated in 2008, she claims, and she has upwards (and growing) of 150k in student loans. She is...