Criminal Law Procedure

Embezzlement a crime of theft, broken trust – Battle Creek Enquirer Embezzlement a crime of theft, broken trustBattle Creek EnquirerAmong the most-common types of embezzlement is bank tellers stealing from the banks where they work, said Tonya Krause-Phelan, a professor of criminal law and criminal procedure at Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School, who also …and more » CCP's Troubling Amendment to Criminal Procedure Law What to expect and what…

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Civil Law Definition

Will China Close Its Doors? – New York Times Www.worldbulletin.netWill China Close Its Doors?New York TimesAny of the following vaguely defined actions, if attributed not only to a representative within China but also to a foreign organization abroad, would be a violation: subversion of state power, undermining ethnic harmony, spreading rumors, or “other …NGOs in China alarmed over 'xenophobic' lawswww.worldbulletin.netForeign governments, non-profits press China to revise draft NGO lawChannel News…

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Civil Law vs Criminal Law

Convicted Corporations Aren't Really Bad Boys – New York Law Journal (registration) New York Law Journal (registration)Convicted Corporations Aren't Really Bad BoysNew York Law Journal (registration)American courts first established the rule imputing criminal liability to a corporation in 1909, relying on the tort law doctrine of respondeat superior to hold that corporations should be deemed to have the knowledge and purpose of the agents and … What is the difference…

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Criminal Law Court Cases

UK competition watchdog CMA faces criminal court test – Financial Times UK competition watchdog CMA faces criminal court testFinancial TimesThe UK's competition watchdog will this week face its first test in a criminal court since the botched prosecution of British Airways executives in 2010, as two men go on trial accused of fixing prices for steel tanks. The prosecution by the … Superior Court of PA – Lecture 4 –…

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Criminal Law Dictionary

IRS data breach may be sign of more personalized schemes – Kansas City Star Kansas City StarIRS data breach may be sign of more personalized schemesKansas City StarIRS investigators believe the identity thieves who stole the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website are part of a sophisticated criminal operation based in Russia, two officials told the Associated Press. An IRS …and more » VIP Criminal…

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Criminal Law Definition

St. Lawrence County aims for less restriction on concealed-carry licenses – North Country Now St. Lawrence County aims for less restriction on concealed-carry licensesNorth Country Now… To employment or place of possession, by any person" pursuant New York State Penal Law §400.00(2)(1) shall be defined as "any legitimate reason, a circumstance or combination of circumstances justifying the granting of a privilege," the resolution … Due Process Of Law Organized crime…

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Criminal Charges

Napoles reiterates plea to dismiss 12 criminal charges against her – GMA News GMA NewsNapoles reiterates plea to dismiss 12 criminal charges against herGMA NewsBusinesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged brains behind the pork barrel scam, reiterated her plea to the Sandiganbayan to dismiss the 12 criminal charges filed against her for allegedly conspiring with former Agusan Del Sur Rep. Rodolfo Plaza to …and more » Criminal charges filed against Dorner Middle Schooler…

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Criminal Law Information

Supreme Court: Your Facebook Threats Aren't Necessarily Real Threats – Daily Beast WatertownDailyTimes.comSupreme Court: Your Facebook Threats Aren't Necessarily Real ThreatsDaily BeastIt's bad news if you're concerned about the capacity of information technology to amplify threats, stalking, and coercion. … Criminal law requires mens rea, an “evil mind,” and in this case, the Court held that there must be some specific intention …Supreme Court reverses conviction in Facebook threat caseWatertownDailyTimes.comall…

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