In the first quarter of 2022 alone, over 1.2 million business applications were filed. Surprisingly, 99% of businesses are small businesses. The exact definition of a small business can vary from state to state, but it generally has three criteria. First, how much revenue is being generated. The qualifying amount ranges between $1-$40 million per year.

Although the two key legislative fixes proposed against rap on trial emerged from entertainment capitals, namely New York and California, the unfair practice takes place across the country in disconcerting numbers. The Georgia arrests of Young Thug and Gunna in May 2022 serve as a grim reminder of how widespread the practice has become of

The right to a fair trial is an unequivocal right within a democracy, one that is guaranteed in the United States constitution. Yet, across the country, people are being prosecuted based largely on the contents of their music as evidence of crimes. Artistic expression in the form of lyrics is being weaponized even when its