The (Fatal?) Blow to Mike Scott’s Career: Racial Profiling

The fourth amendment of the Constitution is the best friend of former Hawks forward Mike Scott. The fourth amendment protects citizens from government intrusion without probable cause, meaning the police have no legal basis to conduct a search during a minor traffic stop without a significant reason. Being black isn’t a reason. Because this happened…

Mike Scott’s Arrest Can Cost Him 25 Years

When Mike Scott was arrested two weeks ago on felony drug charges, (possession of marijuana and possession of MDMA), when Mike Scott confessed to both possession charges on a Thursday morning, he had no idea that the simple act of not asking for legal counsel in a moment of great stress would have such dire…

After Mike Scott Was Arrested He Told The Truth

Atlanta Hawks reserve Mike Scott was on Interstate 85 in a car driven by his brother when the sheriffs noticed the Chevy Tahoe getting a little too close to other vehicles. It was nine in the morning on a Thursday. When the police attempted to make a routine stop the Tahoe, driven by Scott’s brother…