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The Problem With NYC's 25-Gram Rule

By: Mike Admas

Now that the New York Police Department has been forced by the powers that be to focus their energy on fighting actual crime instead of busting stoners for petty pot possession, several local attorneys have come forward with concerns about how the newly-imposed toker tickets might violate the civil rights of some citizens. 364 more words

Law

Old Bailey visit

Recently I went on a trip to the Old Bailey. For those who don’t know what the Old Bailey is, it is the central department for justice in the UK and handles high profile cases in criminal law. 331 more words

Amie Filcher

Family of dead Ewa Beach man denied justice due to mistake by prosecutor's office

An accident that left an Ewa Beach man dead has now become even more tragic for the loved ones left behind because of a mistake by the Honolulu City Prosecutor’s office. 400 more words

News

Kenyatta appears at ICC in Hague for hearing

By: MP/HMV/SS

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has appeared before the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, the Netherlands, where he faces charges of crimes against humanity. 212 more words

Law

The answer to the first question the jurors asked.........................

The first question:

One, are there phone records showing calls between

detective and defendant? How many and how long?

State, how would you suggest I respond to that? 121 more words

Ever Hear of "Divorce Trolling"? Me Neither.

Apparently “divorce trolling” has gotten so bad in the State of Michigan that a new law has been proposed to outlaw the practice, a bill sponsored by Michigan Republican Senator Rick Jones. 293 more words

Divorce

Call of Duty. Jury Duty.

This is the real story of one woman, one murder, really complicated words, a disappearing knife, and a crappy cappuccino.

To be honest, I had been postponing my jury duty for months already. 3,615 more words

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