Federal Judge Rules California Death Penalty System Is Unconstitutional

California Death Penalty System Is Unconstitutional, Federal Judge Rules On July 16, a federal judge ruled that California’s death penalty system is so arbitrary and plagued with delay that it is unconstitutional, a decision that is expected to inspire similar arguments in death penalty appeals around the country. The state has placed hundreds of people… Read more »

U.S. SUPREME COURT REQUIRES WARRANTS FOR CELL PHONE SEARCHES

SUPREME COURT REQUIRES POLICE TO GET WARRANT BEFORE SEARCHING CELL PHONES On June 25, 2014, the United States Supreme Court, in the cases of Riley v. California, 13-132 and U.S. v. Wurie, 13-212, released a landmark ruling limiting the ability of police officers to search a suspect’s cellphone. The court found that, unless it’s an… Read more »

KASSIUS BENSON LAW WILL HAVE TEAM AT 2014 TOUGH MUDDER

ANNOUNCEMENT: The Firm has a team for the 2014 Minnesota Tough Mudder (Link: https://toughmudder.com/events/2014-minneapolis-st-paul). The event is Sunday, July 20, 2014 and is being held in nearby Hudson, Wisconsin. Not only is the event …a challenging mud and obstacle race, but its proceeds benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. Anyone interested in running with Kassius Benson… Read more »