The Power of Allegations in Sex Crimes

Sex crimes are among the most heinous offenses under the law.  When people hear sex crime accusations, they cringe and often form negative opinions about the accused.  Our politically-correct-conscious society is quick to pass judgment on these individuals without knowing…

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The Federal Kidnapping Act

Federal Kidnapping Act

Every state throughout the nation handles kidnapping charges that occur within its borders. But in some cases, when other states end up getting involved, the federal government steps in and takes matters into their own hands. The federal government will…

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Arson Case Defense

arson case defense

The aftermath of a fire can be a devastating event, especially when there is a loss of any kind during the incident. Once the blaze is out, investigators comb through the property to work on determining what caused the fire….

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Immigration Consequences of Criminal Activity

In recent years, immigration law has prompted the increased removal of noncitizens from the United States. A large percentage of removal proceedings are based upon criminal convictions. Even convictions for minor criminal offenses may trigger removal from the United States….

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The Jury Trial Process

The Jury Trial Process

The Parties In criminal cases, the defendant is the person accused of committing a crime. He or she is ordinarily represented by a lawyer, known as defense counsel. If the defendant is financially unable to afford his or her own…

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