After a Maryland couple has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against energy drink maker Monster Energy Company, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating a number deaths associated with the high-caffeine drink. The popular drink is not classified as a food or beverage so it is not subject to the standards applicable to other drinks such as Coca Cola or Pepsi.
Unlawful police shootings are tragic reminders that sometimes the very people entrusted to serve the public can violate the law. When someone is killed at the hands of the police, the legal process can be lengthy ordeal.
Sammi Kane Kraft, who was best known for her role in the 2005 remake of the 1976 film, "Bad News Bears" was killed in an auto accident in Los Angeles. The 20-year-old actress played the part of Amada Whurlitzer, the female pitcher on the all-boys team first made famous by Tatum O'Neal. According to a report by the Los Angeles Times, Kraft was in an Audi that crashed into a semi-truck on Interstate 10 in the early hours of October 9th. The car was then struck from behind by another vehicle.