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10 Highly Controversial Cases of All Time
Are you fascinated with various elements of the legal system?Maybe you are wondering if celebrities get a fair treatment at court or are interested in cases that were very exciting during previous times.In the accompanying writing, you are going to learn of the different legal bluffs in history.
The case of Casey Anthony is quite interesting.Casey Anthony was cahreged with ending he life of her two-year-old daughter.This was happening in the 2000’s.To the shock of very many people, the jury declared that she wasn’t guilty went scot free.It was a very tricky subject as members of the media as well as the public weren’t happy about the verdict.I know you’ve heard of the famous O.J Simpson case.This was a highly publicized cases with every media outlet publishing stories and providing live recordings of the case.Here, he was accused of murdering his estranged wife and partner.The case received a lot of pressure from the public, and eventually he wasn’t found guilty of any wrongdoing.He later returned to court on an armed robbery charge and ended up spending time in prison.
At some point, Michael Jackson was under heavy legal problem.He was accused of sexual assault.Before he was sentenced, the trial was very popular in the news.Although he wasn’t prosecuted and was found not responsible for all the crimes accused, he had to carry the negative consequences of these accusations for the rest of his life.One case that ended on a guilty verdict is that of Scott Peterson.He was accused of killing his wife and their unborn child.Scott Peterson is currently serving time on death row.Timothy McVigh’s case, a terrorist was highly publicized.His crime was that of murdering 168 individuals from a bombing that he facilitated.The jury found him guilty and instead of being given a long time in prison, he was placed to die via a lethal injection in June 1997.
Majority of these cases are mostly domestic.There was a large public outcry when in 2002, Robert Blake was arrested for killing his wife.Robert Blake ended up without a sentence after the court found him without guilt in the case of murdering his wife.The police couldn’t provide the court with enough evidence hence the jury settled in the not guilty verdict.Jack Kevorkian, famously known as doctor death because of the common legend that he used to drive his terminally ill patients to suicide has a very famous case.His trial was very short and after two days, he was found guilty.The famous Iraq dictator Saddam Hussein was found guilty if humanity crimes and was charged in Baghdad.Saddam was publicly hanged after receiving a death sentence.
The trial of Rodney King that was much of a personal injury suit led to massive riots in Los Angeles.The police were acquitted.Famous TV personality Martha Stewart was found guilty and sentenced to five months in prison for insider trading.