Dropping a Civil Lawsuit in Exchange for Dismissal of Criminal Charges

Posted by Sample HubSpot User on Tue, Feb 21, 2017 @ 10:46 AM

In some cases, a criminal defendant agrees to give up a lawsuit if the prosecution drops charges.

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Breached Plea Bargains

Posted by Chris Morales on Mon, Feb 20, 2017 @ 10:35 AM

Learn what happens when the defense doesn't get what it bargained for.

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Venue in a Criminal Case

Posted by Sample HubSpot User on Thu, Feb 16, 2017 @ 10:41 AM

What's the difference between jurisdiction and venue? What determines where a case is heard?

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Pending Criminal Charges and A Criminal Record: Effect on Employment

Posted by Sample HubSpot User on Tue, Feb 14, 2017 @ 09:45 AM

An explanation of how a current pending criminal charge affects your record and employment possibility when applying for a job and your rights as an applicant.

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Children and the Capacity for Crime

Posted by Chris Morales on Thu, Feb 09, 2017 @ 01:10 PM

Depending on their age and experience, some children may be legally incapable of committing crime. But the modern trend is to hold virtually all minors accountable for their conduct.

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Legal Problems for Immigrants with Criminal Convictions

Posted by Sample HubSpot User on Tue, Feb 07, 2017 @ 02:59 PM
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Warrant Execution and Unreasonable Police Behavior

Posted by Sample HubSpot User on Thu, Feb 02, 2017 @ 07:00 AM

There are limits to the ways police officers can act while enforcing a warrant.

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When the Police Can Make an Arrest: Probable Cause

Posted by Sample HubSpot User on Tue, Jan 31, 2017 @ 10:15 AM

"Probable cause" requires more than a mere suspicion that a suspect committed a crime, but not an absolute certainty.

Probable cause is the key issue in the arrest process. The police need probable cause to make an arrest or obtain an arrest warrant from a judge.

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Disorderly Conduct and Public Intoxication

Posted by Sample HubSpot User on Thu, Jan 26, 2017 @ 10:10 AM

Learn about the crimes of disorderly conduct, public intoxication, and disturbing the peace, and the possible punishment that goes with them.

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Warrant Execution and Unreasonable Police Behavior

Posted by Chris Morales on Tue, Jan 24, 2017 @ 01:32 PM

There are limits to the ways police officers can act while enforcing a warrant.

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