What Is a Legal System?
Prisoners actually have no constitutional right to appeal their conviction, but if you are in prison and unhappy with the outcome of your trial, you can appeal to a higher court. Before you can appeal, however, you must have a legal basis to do so. Depending on the circumstances of your case, if you are found guilty but your case is under appeal, you can remain a free person as the appeals process takes place. The court has to allow you to post an appeals bond. What Is An Appeal If you appeal a court’s decision, you are asking a...read more
Every year, tens of thousands of people are injured on amusement rides. Whether it’s the latest high-speed roller coaster or a ride at the local county fair, owners, operators, and manufacturers have a responsibility to make certain their rides operate as safely as possible. If you’re injured, you may be at fault. Perhaps you didn’t follow the rules, and stuck your arms outside of the car when you’d been instructed not to. But in other cases, the amusement ride owner, operator, or manufacturer may have been negligent....read more