According to some sources, as of April 11, 2016 there have been over 13,881 shootings of which 3,521 have resulted in deaths, and 7,124 injuries.   Of the 13,881 total incidental shootings, 670 were accidental shootings, which is the second ranked cause of shootings in general; and of the 7,124 injuries and 670 accidental shootings, 1 is our client who was injured by a bullet fired into the air during a fireworks display.  Remember the old adage, what goes up must come down?  Apparently, others need a reminder. 

Frank Maea is taking legal action after a bar tender at Willie's Lounge, Salt Lake City, refused to serve him because of his race.  The incident accumulated widespread media attention when Maea posted a video he recorded from the bar, shared on Facebook more than 5,000 times.  Bar owner, Geremy Cloyd, apologized to the media days after the event for the actions of his staff, but admitted he had told them they could turn Polynesian customers away because of troubles he had with some in the past.  

Attention bikers – motorcycle riders accounted for 11 percent of all national highway deaths in 2006. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released preliminary figures that show 4,810 motorcycle highway fatalities last year, the highest share ever for motorcyclists.