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March 20, 2022

Dallas Federal Criminal Defense & Appeals Lawyer John Helms - GlobeNewswire

Dallas, March 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- National news sources have recently reported the reinstatement of the death penalty for surviving Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, but many of the headlines are over-sensationalized and potentially misleading in regards to the wider implications of the case. In a new online resource, Dallas defense attorney John Helms explains the process of...
March 20, 2022

Alien Smuggling Cases Educates About When Smuggling Becomes Reckless Endangerment? By Dallas Federal Criminal Lawyer 

As a federal criminal defense lawyer who handles alien smuggling cases in federal courts in border cities in Texas, including Del Rio, Laredo, Alpine, El Paso, and Brownsville, I have had several cases in which the courts have considered increasing the defendant’s sentence because the number of people transported in a vehicle was more than the vehicle’s rated capacity for occupants.  This is ...
March 17, 2022

Montreat Board of Adjustment dismisses appeals in MRA special use permit follow up - Black Mountain News

MONTREAT - The Montreat Board of Adjustment voted March 16 to dismiss appeals submitted by the opposition to the Mountain Retreat Association's new lodge in a special call meeting. In a 6-1 vote — Bill Solomon was the only board member to vote no — the board dismissed the appeal without hearing it after arguments from the town's attorney, the attorneys for the MRA and the attorneys represent...
March 17, 2022

Synthetic Biology Global Market Forecasts to 2026: Focus on Value-Added Products and New Technology Developments Driving Innovation - Yahoo Finance

Global Synthetic Biology Market Dublin, March 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Synthetic Biology: Global Market" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The synthetic biology industry is a prime growth opportunity due to several factors. First, many of the applications for synthetic biology have large addressable markets and the penetration rate is still modest; the indus...
March 17, 2022

Tilray Medical Expands Offering in Malta and Launches First Medical Cannabis Oil Products in Market - Yahoo Finance

LEAMINGTON, Ontario, March 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tilray Brands, Inc. ("Tilray" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: TLRY; TSX: TLRY), a leading global cannabis-lifestyle and consumer packaged goods company inspiring and empowering the worldwide community to live their very best life, today announced that its medical cannabis division, Tilray Medical, has expanded its medical cannabis offering an...
March 16, 2022

North Dakota Stung By Snobby Shareholders - Cool 98.7

It seems oil investors have grown weary of the roller coaster and would like to go back to counting their cash. Would we not do the same? Who wouldn't want to see their portfolio grow? There's no reward in life without risk. But for shareholders, risk ain't paying the bills. Oil companies are extremely profitable right now and Wall Street firms generally prefer that the companies return those...
March 15, 2022

Supreme Court Decision Unremarkable Says John Helms Dallas Federal Appeals Lawyer  The Boston Marathon Bomber’s Death Penalty Reinstatement Decision By SCOTUS

“Frankly, I found the Supreme Court’s decision unremarkable.  It did not decide any novel issues of law or rule on any important constitutional questions.  The majority opinion struck me as very much like a run-of-the-mill opinion that the federal courts of appeal issue every day.” John Helms Dallas Federal Criminal Defense Lawyer  In United States v. Tsarnaev, No. 20-443 (U.S., March 4, 2022...
March 14, 2022

New York Mortgage Trust Declares First Quarter 2022 Common Stock Dividend of $0.10 Per Share, and Preferred Stock Dividends - Yahoo Finance

NEW YORK, March 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New York Mortgage Trust, Inc. (Nasdaq: NYMT) (the “Company”) announced today that its Board of Directors (the “Board”) declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on shares of its common stock for the quarter ending March 31, 2022. The dividend will be payable on April 25, 2022 to common stockholders of record as of the close of b...
March 13, 2022

Hacking Defense : Computer Hacking, Cyber Crimes – Federal Crimes of Unauthorized Access to Computer Information

Author: John Helms – Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer  – Dallas Hacking Defense Attorney John Helms Explains Hacking Laws Van Buren v. United States:  The Supreme Court Says the Federal Computer Hacking Criminal Law Does Not Apply to People Who Simply Make Unauthorized Use of Information They Are Allowed to Access  The United States Supreme Court  The United States Supreme Court just handed dow...
March 11, 2022

First Gaston County murder trial in 2 years starts Monday - Gaston Gazette

The first murder trial in Gaston County since the beginning of the pandemic is scheduled to begin Monday morning. Eric Wilson Taylor, 54, will be retried on allegations that he drove across the center line on a road in Mount Holly and crashed into 61-year-old Vance Avery of Lincolnton on Feb. 5, 2015. Avery died three days later. Taylor's original trial was held in February 2017, and he was ...