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Grenfell fund fraudster’s shopping spree with victims’ cash – BBC News

‘A fraudster who stole tens of thousands of pounds from the NHS and a Grenfell Tower victim fund has been jailed for five-and-a-half years.’ Full StoryBBC News, 28th September 2018Source: www.bbc.co.uk Read more detail on Recent Law Librarian posts – … Continue reading

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How Reliable Are the Memories of Sexual Assault Victims?

Scientific American – The expert testimony excluded from the Kavanaugh hearing [Editorial note by SA: If Jim Hopper had been permitted to provide his expert testimony at the September 27, 2018 Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Judge Kavanaugh’s confirmation, these would … Continue reading

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BP and the Crime Victims Act

As previously discussed on this blog, the United States District Court in the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division had scheduled a hearing for October 7, 2008, in the plea agreement that the United States had reached with BP PLC… … Continue reading

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Protections for victims of distracted drivers

Distracted driving can cause serious accidents and injuries for victims. As a result, it is important for victims of distracted driving-related accidents to be familiar with the legal options and protections available to them. Distracted driving is increasing on the … Continue reading

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Premises liability protections for victims of slip and falls

Injuries can occur every day in Connecticut because of slip and fall accidents in retail stores, grocery stores, shopping malls and other places as well. Premises liability law is the area of the law that protects victims who have been … Continue reading

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