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Crime issues top Supreme Court docket

The Supreme Court is wasting little time seeing just how far a newly confident conservative majority can affect a range of law-and-order issues. Read more detail on Legal News Directory – General Legal News

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There’s A Problem With DNA Testing At Crime Labs – They Often Get It Wrong.

Boise State University Professor Dr. Greg Hampikian is a  Biologist whose work has identified persons wrongly accused and convicted of crimes. He is regarded as one of the foremost forensic DNA experts in the United States and beyond. He is … Continue reading

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Crime Policy Won’t Cover Strip Club That Overcharged for Undressing, Says Nevada District Court

In CP Food & Beverage, Inc. v. United States Fire Insurance Company, No. 2:16-cv-024210APG-GWF (D. Nev. Aug. 6, 2018), the U.S. District Court in Nevada found that a commercial crime policy’s coverage for loss “resulting directly” from employee theft did … Continue reading

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Vermont’s “Revenge Porn” Crime Survives Constitutional Challenge–State v. VanBuren

Like many other states, Vermont has a relatively new crime against nonconsensual pornography (NCP) dissemination. A lower court ruled that the crime was facially unconstitutional. The state appealed. In this ruling, the Vermont Supreme Court grants the “extraordinary” relief of … Continue reading

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Savannah Leaders Brighten Downtown Neighborhoods in Effort to Fight Crime

(Savannah Police) Savannah Neighborhood Crime Prevention “Neighborhood leaders want homeowners across Savannah to light up their homes in a city wide effort to deter crime and brighten neighborhoods,” according to WSAV reports. In July, the Downtown Savannah Neighborhood Association partnered … Continue reading

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