Attorney Solomon-Simmons and Crutcher Family Attorneys React to Manslaughter Charges

By Samantha Vicent and Corey Jones Tulsa World  Attorneys for Crutcher’s family assembled outside the courthouse a couple of hours after the charge was announced to meet with a large assembly of reporters. Damario Solomon-Simmons discussed how Thursday was just the first step in a long walk toward justice. “We know that nothing that happens — not charges, not convictions, …

Should “Stand Your Ground” Self-Defense Law Apply to Suspended Oklahoma Football Star Joe Mixon

Source: Berry Tramel/NewOk The opinions never seem to stop coming in the Joe Mixon case. The latest former Oklahoma state legislator Mike Fair. Mixon, of course, is the OU tailback who was charged with a misdemeanor count of an act resulting in gross injury after an altercation with an OU coed. Most people know the general details. Fair emailed me this week …

Univ. of Miami Football Players Arrested, Suspended for Sexual Assualt

Source:  Andrea Adelson and The Associated Press/ESPN.Com Two University of Miami football players arrested on sexual battery charges against a “physically helpless” 17-year-old girl were dismissed from the team and suspended Tuesday. Court and jail records show JaWand Blue and Alexander Figueroa were booked on the charges Tuesday. Both are 20-year-old linebackers. According to the police report, both players admitted to buying drinks for the accuser, bringing …