Danny Cevallos says quarantining people, depriving them of liberty, is justified to protect the interests of society.
As a society, we'll always struggle with our vices, but our governments are less morally conflicted, says Danny Cevallos
CNN Legal Analyst Danny Cevallos: In Georgia, Justin Harris could be convicted of murder even for unintentional acts.
As the investigation into the shooting of Michael Brown continues, critics, including the Missouri governor, have questioned the prosecutor's impartiality.
Danny Cevallos says a photographer who wants Wikipedia to take down a selfie a monkey took using his camera has no legal claim to copyright
Danny Cevallos says the law allows the plates, but states should never have gotten into the business of selling specialty plates
Danny Cevallos says saggy pants aren't the kind of fashion statement protected by the First Amendment.
Danny Cevallos says most people have little idea of what it takes to prove sexual harassment
Danny Cevallos says charging the dad in the hot car death case with felony murder, predicated on child neglect, was a brilliant strategic move
Danny Cevallos: Supreme Court's cell phone ruling upholds the kind of Fourth Amendment protections the Founding Fathers had in mind.
Danny Cevallos says laws are not always the cure for every social ill, no matter how appealing they seem.
Danny Cevallos says death-by-auto and assault-by-auto charges for truck driver in New Jersey crash put the burden on prosecutors to prove recklessness
A U.S. Marine drove into Mexico illegally, carrying guns, which breaks Mexican law. He's in prison and Danny Cevallos says the case against him is strong.
Danny Cevallos says NBA moves ahead with new CEO for LA Clippers, but can league oust Sterling family ownership?
If your pet duck is abnormally dangerous, writes Danny Cevallos, you'll be held strictly liable for its behavior.
Danny Cevallos says families of the passengers on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 need legal counsel
Danny Cevallos says suspending a little kid for pointing his finger at another kid and pretending to shoot is another in a growing list of incidents in "zero tolerance" policies at school run amok
Justin Bieber was videotaped acting like a brat at his deposition. Danny Cevallos warns him that he only hurt himself by bickering with the questioning attorney.
Danny Cevallos says don't blame the court for upholding the law; blame the legislators who enacted it.
Danny Cevallos says snake handling can be banned even if it's a religiously inspired act.
Danny Cevallos says Capitol One probably won't visit your home, but it shows we should pay attention to long contracts we sign online with a quick click.
Danny Cevallos says Dunn faces a very long prison sentence and the possibility of a retrial on murder charges
Danny Cevallos says the law on blaming others for a suicide and murder is evolving