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Los 5 casos más grandes de Estados Unidos

1, O.J. SimpsonJunio 1994-Octubre 1995 El juicio que marcó la tendencia para que los medios los cubrieran tiempo complete y hasta hizo famoso a un canal de televisión (Court TV). Este no sólo fue el show de O.J., que empezó con una persecución policiaca, este fue el caso lleno de personajes: buenos, malos y diabólicos, desde Johnnie Cochran, Kato Kaelin hasta Mark Fuhrman, hasta un guante negro se hizo famoso. Hoy, el caso de O.J. Simpson sigue siendo la pauta cuando se habla de casos sensacionalistas. Todos los medios se sorprendieron cuando se dictó el veredicto de inocente el 3 de octubre de 1995.

5 biggest trials on the U.S.

1, O.J. SimpsonJune 1994 - October 1995The trial that set the bar for round-the-clock media coverage, and the case that made one network--Court TV (now truTV)--a household name. This wasn't just the O.J. show, kicked off by a low-speed police chase with the Juice lying in the back of the infamous white Ford Bronco. This case was full of characters good, evil, and devious, from Johnnie Cochran to Judge Ito, Kato Kaelin to Mark Fuhrman--even a certain black leather glove got its fifteen minutes, and then some. Today, the O.J. Simpson trial is still the standard bearer when it comes to sensational court cases. Indeed, seemingly the entire country gasped on October 3, 1995, when the jury returned its verdict: not guilty. What other trial can say it sucked the air out of a nation?

5 Ridiculously Frivolous Lawsuits Against Big Businesses

Liebeck v. McDonald'sPerhaps the most famous "frivolous" lawsuit, Liebeck v. McDonald's is a case in which 80-year-old Stella Liebeck spilled a McDonald's coffee in her lap, causing third-degree burns on her legs, lap, and groin area. After she filed the lawsuit, many people criticized her without hearing the full story. After all, coffee is supposedto be hot. In reality, McDonalds has had over 700 complaints filed concerning the scalding temperatures of its coffee.

Las 5 demandas más frívolas en contra de grandes empresas

Liebeck v. McDonald'sTal vez la más famosa demanda "frívola", Liebeck v. McDonald's es un caso en el que Stella Liebeck, de 80 años, derramó un café de McDonald's en su regazo, causando quemaduras de tercer grado en las piernas, regazo y la zona de la ingle. Después de presentar la demanda, muchas personas la criticaron sin escuchar la historia completa. Después de todo, se supone que el café debe estar caliente. En realidad, McDonalds ha tenido más de 700 denuncias presentadas sobre las temperaturas de su café, que se sirve entre 180 y 190 grados para un "sabor óptimo".

Military divorce: Ready to give your marriage a final salute?

Like many individuals, you likely consider military service a great duty and honor. While true that military service members should garner respect and gratitude for their actions and devotion to our country, these individuals and their spouses often face considerable stress within their marriages for a variety of reasons. Though the stress and other issues may lead to the end of your marriage, going through divorce as a military family does not have to prove overwhelming.

What are premarital agreements?

People in California naturally hope that their marriages will last a lifetime, but, unfortunately, this does not always happen. This is why prenuptial agreements can be helpful. These types of legal agreements, also known as premarital agreements, allow couples to establish property rights terms for their marriages.

5 Juicios famosos que probablemente conoces

TED BUNDY, 1979Poco antes de ser ejecutado en 1989, el asesino en serie Ted Bundy asesinó a 30 mujeres en todo el país entre 1974 y 1978 (aunque algunos creen que el número verdadero es mayor). Apuesto y carismático, la detención de Bundy hizo titulares en todo el mundo. Más de 250 periodistas de todo el mundo acudieron a Miami en el verano de 1979, cuando inició el juicio en el caso de los homicidios Chi Omega, donde Bundy entró a una casa de la hermandad de la Universidad del Estado de Florida y atacó a cuatro mujeres en menos de 15 minutos.

5 Famous trials you probably heard about

TED BUNDY, 1979Shortly before he was executed in 1989, convicted serial killer Ted Bundy copped to murdering 30 women across the country between 1974 and 1978 (though some believe the true number to be more than that). Handsome and charismatic, Bundy's arrest made worldwide headlines. More than 250 journalists from around the globe descended on Miami in the summer of 1979, when proceedings began in the case of the Chi Omega murders.

Cómo hablar con sus hijos sobre el divorcio

Los niños en diversos niveles de desarrollo, naturalmente, tienen una comprensión diferente del divorcio, sus razones, y lo que traerá el futuro. Por lo tanto, los padres deben adaptar las discusiones de acuerdo a la madurez de sus hijos. Los padres de niños pequeños deben mantener rutinas, proveer con consistencia en las reglas y expectativas, y proporcionar afecto adicional.

How to Talk to Your Children about Divorce

Children at varied developmental levels naturally have a different understanding of divorce, the reasons for it, and what the future will bring. Parents will therefore need to tailor discussions according to their children's maturity. Parents of young children should maintain routines, provide consistency in rules and expectations, and provide extra affection.

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