Using his platform to once again help those in the Black community, Jay-Z has covered the legal fees for Alvin Cole’s mother and other protesters who are arrested during demonstrations in Wisconsin. The protests began after Milwaukee’s district attorney decided against charging police officer Joseph Mensah in the shooting death
At last month’s meeting, Attorney Maura O’Keefe said a fee reduction would be an improper use of license fees, which are supposed to reflect the cost of the city service provided and could violate Massachusetts’ Anti-Aid Amendment. The commissioners didn’t want to approve a measure with legal concerns, but in
- Armstrong advised Donald Trump to try to work out a “cap on his legal fees.”
- In 2013, Trump tweeted that “Lawsuits & failure will follow” Armstrong after the former pro cyclist confessed to using performance-enhancing drugs.
- Armstrong paid millions in 2018 to settle a suit related to the doping allegations.