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Bell County: Will bad behavior or good government prevail? (TX)

Bell County’s political climate could see less calm times ahead as three high profile cases continue casting questions on the fronts of police use of force, open government and responsible stewardship of taxpayer funds. Though the county’s aggressive prosecution of U.S. Army Master Sgt. C.J. Grisham for an interfering with the duties of a peace Keep Reading…

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As education opportunism trumps productive output, Texas economy at risk – now and in future

How is it that opportunism – not a learned or otherwise prepared student body – seems to be the greatest output of the education industry? Troubling enough that higher education puts out a questionable product including potentially dumb-down degrees helping to spawn devastating debt and other harmful economic impact for generations to come, but now Keep Reading…

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Perelman scion grilled over greed in inheritance battle (NY)

Revlon billionaire Ron Perelman’s daughter, Samantha, was set to inherit at least $20 million from her mother’s family — including a 30.5-carat ring, Manhattan co-op and New Jersey manse. She’s also in line to net a fortune from late mom Claudia ­Cohen’s $78 million estate — not to mention her father’s multibillion-dollar empire. But even Keep Reading…

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Not so magic kingdom: Twin grandchildren of Walt Disney battle it out over disputed $400 million inheritance

The twin grandchildren of entertainment tycoon Walt Disney have been locked in a battle royale over a $400 million fortune since 2009 and it will all come to a head December 5 when the two sides finally meet in a California court. Michelle Lund and her brother Brad Lund haven’t spoken in four years as Keep Reading…

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Nashville lawyer admits to stealing $1.3 million, gets 18 years in prison (TN)

The Nashville attorney who has admitted to stealing $1.3 million from three of his wards apparently spent much of that money on gambling sprees at casinos in five different states. Assistant District Attorney General James W. Milam told Judge Steve Dozier on Friday that John E. Clemmons favored slot machines and made multiple trips to Keep Reading…

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