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Federal crimes are those that violate federal laws and statutes, as opposed to state or local laws. These crimes are investigated, prosecuted, and punished by the U.S. federal government and its various agencies such as the FBI, DEA, […]

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What Is Juvenile Crime? Juvenile crime is any illegal behavior committed by a minor. Juveniles can be charged with criminal offenses including theft, vandalism, drug offenses, and violent crimes such as homicide and assault. Juvenile crime is different […]

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It seems like every other day we hear about a new hate crime that’s been committed online. Whether it’s revenge leaking, trolling, or defamation, the Internet has become a hotbed for these despicable activities. But what makes them […]

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Wrongful Convictions in Georgia Georgia has had its share of wrongful convictions, and the state has taken steps to try to prevent them from happening in the future. In 2005, the Georgia Supreme Court set up a Commission […]

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Georgia is a state that respects and upholds the civil and firearms rights of its citizens. The state has a long history of commitment to these rights, and its constitution guarantees these rights to all residents. Georgia is […]

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Abuse of a child is a serious problem that can have lasting effects on the child’s mental and emotional health. Child abuse is defined as any behavior that detrimentally affects a child’s cognitive, social, or emotional development. This […]

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Review Georgia Court System The state of Georgia’s court system is divided into three levels: the trial courts, the appellate courts, and the Supreme Court of Georgia. The trial courts are where criminal and civil cases are first heard. These […]
Prosecutors in the U.S state of Georgia have stated that there would be no criminal charges brought up against a police officer in Savannah for the shooting which killed a man last year during a routine stop and […]

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What Is a Statute of Limitations? A statute of limitations is the maximum time set aside by law for persons who are involved in any dispute to fix these disputes or to begin the process of instituting legal […]

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Drug abuse gets to the point of addiction when the user can’t stop using the substances even when it places their lives at risk or brings about severe financial and emotional problems for the user or their loved […]