Category Archive: Criminal Law

Aug 09

Tips On Hiring The Best Legal Representative

When you are accused of something, whether it’s a crime or malpractice, it is important you hire a defense attorney to help you fend off the accusations. While the stakes are high in criminal cases, because you might end up in jail, the stakes in personal injury cases are just as high. This is because …

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Mar 09

How will Rape Victims View The Courts After Vanderbilt?

If you have been following the news at all, you’ve likely heard about all of the cases that have been going on throughout the country, most of them surrounding university students. That being said, many rape victims were feeling abandoned all over the country, because they felt like they weren’t getting treated fairly or with …

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Feb 05

Criminal Law Information – Why You Need a Criminal Lawyer

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If you are involved in a criminal case and have decided to handle this on your own, you better have a rethink. Legal procedures could be complicated especially when it comes to criminal cases. You should jeopardize your chances of getting justice in the case by trying to do this alone. It is advisable you …

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Feb 05

Criminal Law Information – Understanding Stages of Criminal Prosecution

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Understanding how criminal procedure works in any state can help you make the right decisions if you are involved in anyway. For the general knowledge, criminal procedures information should help the citizen defend their rights as suspect or as a victim. The stages of criminal prosecution are one set of information every citizen should be …

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Feb 05

Basic Criminal Prosecution Stages You Should Understand

Since every suspect of a crime may not be convicted it makes sense to explain a process that includes stages covering those convicted and acquitted. Therefore, here are basic criminal prosecution stages you should understand. When a crime is committed (e.g. murder, arson, manslaughter, robbery, etc) a report is made to the police or the …

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Feb 05

Criminal Law Information – Protecting the right of the Suspect in Criminal Procedure

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There are set of rules and guidelines governing the administration of justice in criminal law. There arereferred to as “criminal procedure“.  In this procedure, the constitutional rights of a suspect or defendant in a criminal case must be protected. Violation of the right of the defendant may lead to his discharged or acquitted of the …

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