Sandra Bland was pulled over by a state trooper on July 10, 2015 in Texas for failing to use a turn signal when switching lanes. When interaction between the two escalated, Bland was arrested for assault of a police officer and brought to Waller County Jail with a bail of $5,000. Bland remained in a […]

Despite his attachment to the title “Get Rich or Die Tryin’” rapper 50 Cent, also known as Curtis Jackson, filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, July 13. The chapter 11 protection was filed the same day that Jackson was set to appear in court to determine whether he owes punitive damages in a 2010 lawsuit […]

Late Friday June 12, Beverly Hills police received numerous complaints about an erratic, possibly intoxicated driver behind the wheel of a silver Mercedes in the area of Canon Dr. and Santa Monica Blvd. When police pulled the suspected car over, the driver turned out to be Full House alum John Stamos. He was driving alone […]

Sadly, well-known bankruptcy lawyer Harvey Miller recently passed away at the age of 82 after a long battle with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Ruth Miller. Once called “the most prominent bankruptcy lawyer in the nation” by the New York Times, Miller helped pioneer the […]

Bob McNair, owner of the Houston Texans, is now also the proud owner of The Golf Club at Briar’s Creek. However, buying this exclusive but ultimately bankrupt golf course was no simple exchange of money and deeds. The Johns Island golf club opened its doors in 2001, originally charging initiation fees of over $100,000 as well […]

According to CNN Money, a new study claims that roughly 16% of former NFL players go bankrupt within a dozen years of retiring. This appears to be true regardless of the player’s success on the field — meaning anyone from those who spent most games on the bench to the star QB could fall into this […]

PA State Police are hosting nearly 130 police officers for Operation Nighthawk this weekend in Chester County. Friday March 27 and Saturday March 28, there will be massive DUI enforcement in memory of Trooper Kenton Iwaniec, who was killed by a drunk driver on March 27, 2008. A driver with a blood alcohol level of more […]

Last week, the White House announced a “Student Bill of Rights,” which would give every 18-year-old in America access to a college education as well as require they borrow from the government to fund the education and be given fair treatment by government debt collectors. Consequently, Obama is now asking federal agencies to reconsider how […]

Former heartthrob of “The Partridge Family,” David Cassidy filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Florida last week. In an email shared through his publicist, Cassidy explained that the bankruptcy was necessary for him to restructure his finances as he goes through a divorce from his wife, Sue Cassidy. This filing comes after Cassidy had completed […]

After 11 consecutive unprofitable quarters, RadioShack has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on February 5, 2015. However, a sales agreement could possibly save the company from the painful liquidation that most companies facing bankruptcy undergo. RadioShack has a deal in place to sell between 1,500 and 2,400 of its over 4,000 stores to General Wireless, […]