Kelly Hyman’s Blog

The Green New Deal’s Plan For Combating Climate Change

The Green New Deal’s Plan For Combating Climate Change

The freshmen class of the 116th Congress has been making headlines long before their swearing-in ceremony. Their first order of business upon entering Congress is addressing the major, dier issues we are currently facing as a country, and worldwide. Specifically, they...

Roger Stone’s Potential Gag Order

Roger Stone’s Potential Gag Order

Roger Stone may be facing more legal hardships as the judge in his case mules a potential gag order during his criminal trial. US District Judge Amy Berman is still deciding on whether it’s necessary to impose a court order on Stone and his counsel to limit any public...

The Accusers of R. Kelly

The Accusers of R. Kelly

It’s no secret that R. Kelly has been in the news over the years for controversial issues that date back nearly 20 years ago. Most recently, the singer has been hit with more allegations of abuse and sexual misconduct. These accusations are once again putting the...

Cyntoia Brown’s Continued Fight For Clemency

Cyntoia Brown’s Continued Fight For Clemency

Cyntoia Brown has been facing hardship her entire life, with currently no end in sight. Brown is currently serving a life sentence for killing a 43-year-old man who bought her when she was just 16 years old for sex. Brown cited self-defense during her trial, as she...

Mother of Four Wins Deportation Appeal

Mother of Four Wins Deportation Appeal

If you’ve been paying attention to the news cycle as of late, it’s clear to all that there are many issues and questions surrounding the current US immigration policies put in place by the Trump administration. One of the most controversial included the separation of...

Expanding Your Professional Network

Expanding Your Professional Network

One of the most important and lucrative tactics for becoming a successful business person involves the ability to expand your professional network. There is a very common phrase to best support this message: it’s not what you know, it’s who you know. Being able to...

Signs You Need A Lawyer

Signs You Need A Lawyer

When most people find themselves asking the question, "do I need a lawyer?", it's usually during an emergency or a time of crisis. It can be a challenge to face the process of finding a good lawyer, but at times--it's unavoidable. Whether an important contract needs...

Movies To Help Prepare You For Law School

Movies To Help Prepare You For Law School

Feeling a bit unprepared for law school? A great way to prep is by sitting back and watching a movie about what scenarios may lie ahead. Most screenwriters would say movies about law school are made up of interesting settings that lead to a great story. There are a...

How to Prepare for Law School

How to Prepare for Law School

Similar to other disciplines, there is no single path that will prepare you the best for law school. Instead, the best route is entirely up to the individual. Some individuals pursuing law school will come straight out of their undergraduate studies, while others will...