Category: Law and Legal Infographics

24 Hours With Greater Manchester Police

24 Hours With Greater Manchester Police

August 12, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

We are all aware that the police officers have to deal with lots of unpredictable situations. But did you know how many confusing and strange situations occur daily? Find out in this interesting infographic.

Interesting Environmental Law Cases

Interesting Environmental Law Cases

July 29, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The following infographic aims to engage the reader with some interesting facts about environmental law cases, as well as providing information on the implications of the decisions. You will learn for example, that 1/3 of waters in the gulf were closed to fishing at the peak of the oil spill in 2010. This had huge implications on the livelihood of fishermen and the economy.

By Reason Of Insanity

By Reason Of Insanity

July 13, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

When dealing with crime, pleading insanity doesn’t necessarily get your a free pass, even if it works. Learn more about the insanity defense in this infographic from BBC.

What Kind of Bang Can You Get for Your Buck? Fireworks Laws State By State

What Kind of Bang Can You Get for Your Buck? Fireworks Laws State By State

June 29, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Fourth of July and the sweet promise of fireworks are right around the corner. We’re talking poppers, snakes, rockets, and so much more. But it can be tricky to know exactly which fireworks are and are not legal in your state. So here’s a comprehensive guide to state laws regarding every type of firework.

The Facts and Fiction of Medical Malpractice

The Facts and Fiction of Medical Malpractice

June 19, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

51.4 million inpatient surgeries have been conducted in the US as of 2014. In this infographic from FagelLaw.com, discover facts, statistics, and horrifying cases of medical malpractice amongst the stars, on TV, and in real life.

Marijuana Law Evolving, But Still Has Long Way to Go

Marijuana Law Evolving, But Still Has Long Way to Go

April 24, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Despite society’s increasingly tolerant attitude towards marijuana, the drug is still considered illegal under federal law. The future of marijuana prohibition is not entirely certain—will federal anti-marijuana legislation prevail, or will we one day look back on the marijuana ban as we look back on alcohol prohibition today?

What Every App Developer Should Know About HIPAA

What Every App Developer Should Know About HIPAA

March 26, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Do you develop healthcare applications? If yes, then you must understand the laws surrounding PHI and HIPPA and how they relate to application development. This infographic explores what every app developer should know about HIPAA .

Minnesota’s Expungement Law Explained – A Visual Guide

Minnesota’s Expungement Law Explained – A Visual Guide

March 16, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Effective January 1, 2015, Minnesota’s expungement law provides new opportunities for people to seal criminal records. Sometimes called Minnesota’s new “Second Chance Law,” the ability to successfully seal a criminal record and get a fresh start is now possible.

Strange Laws Around the World

Strange Laws Around the World

March 9, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Before you travel it is always advised that you make yourself aware of the local laws and customs. The last thing you want on your travels is a heavy fine or time behind bars, because, the money is probably better being put towards a more fulfilling experience! With that in mind, here are some strange laws from around the world you may want to ‘know before you go.’

6 Cases That Changed Crime Analysis

6 Cases That Changed Crime Analysis

January 23, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Today our Miranda Rights are a well established element of the criminal justice system, but prior to 1966 no such rights were granted to suspected law breakers. Ernesto Miranda was questioned without being advised of his legal rights and without a lawyer. This incident is what led to the birth of our right to counsel and current day Miranda Rights. This infographic explores the establishment of Miranda Rights and five additional cases that helped put some of today’s more commonplace procedures into action.

Medical Negligence:  Are You Being Treated Right?

Medical Negligence: Are You Being Treated Right?

January 21, 2015 | By | 2 Comments

Medical negligence kills more than 210,000-400,000 people in the U.S. each year. Despite the detrimental results of medical negligence, the overwhelming majority of cases never make it to court. Only a fraction of those cases result in a verdict for the plaintiff, and in many states damages caps limit the amount that may be awarded to victims.

UK vs US – Who is More Civilised?

UK vs US – Who is More Civilised?

October 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here is an entertaining interactive infographic and poll from Mary Monson Solicitors to see if the United States or the United Kingdom has the more civilized legal system. Cast your vote in worldwide poll.

You Won’t Believe These 9 Ludicrous Laws of the Road

You Won’t Believe These 9 Ludicrous Laws of the Road

September 5, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Driving abroad can be a daunting task. Not only do you have to remember to drive on the other side of the road but strange road signs, different etiquette and unusual roads can put the chills up even the most seasoned driver. Not only that, but in some countries you also have to content with some seriously strange laws.

Weird and Wacky Road Rules From Around the World

Weird and Wacky Road Rules From Around the World

July 29, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Receiving speeding and parking tickets are recognized as normal road penalties. However, there are some pretty strange and outlandish driving laws that can raise a few eyebrows. It’s time to put your seat-belts on as Sinnamon Lawyers exposes some of the weirdest and wackiest driving laws around the world.