Hate Cake Inspires Mixed Reactions Across the U.S.

Anyone who’s read my work on civil rights knows I’m an openly gay man. If you haven’t read those pieces… Surprise! Now you know. Normally, when a story such as the “Love Wins…Fag” cake hits the news, I’m all over it as I (and my employers) have no tolerance for discrimination of any kind. So,


Student Expelled for Consensual Sadomasochistic Sex Wins Case

John Doe, as he is identified in the federal lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Alexandria, Virginia, was expelled from George Mason University in 2014 for engaging in an unconventional relationship. The student expelled for consensual sadomasochistic sex wins case for reinstatement as a student. As they say, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but whips and chains won’t prevent me from graduating.” Well, OK, so I paraphrased a bit.




CAS Sued DOT Secretary Foxx

The Center for Automotive Safety, an automotive safety group claimed the U.S. Department of Transportation has been in violation of the Congressional mandate in the “Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21). The mandate, put into effect on July 6, 2012, requires the DOT to post dealer technical service bulletins along with an index to them on the DOT website. In response to this violation, CAS sued DOT Secretary Foxx.




Boston Scientific Used Counterfeit Resin in Vaginal Mesh Product

It reads like something out of an espionage thriller: major medical device company smuggles counterfeit materials into the U.S. and causes massive injuries to an unsuspecting public. Unfortunately, it’s far from fiction. A West Virginia plaintiff is suing claiming medical device maker Boston Scientific used counterfeit resin in vaginal mesh product.