Criminal Law

Errors and Expert Witnesses

Expert witnesses are crucial in the legal system.  Many experts are chosen based upon their skill and knowledge in a particular field.  Whether it’s a criminal case or civil lawsuit, an expert has a great impact on the outcome of a trail.   Many prosecutors weigh the chances of a potential case based upon the […]
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Animal Abuse Separation

The Arizona House recently approved anti-animal abuse law that would forbid anyone living in the house with an animal abuser from keeping a pet for two years. The current Arizona law has no provision stating that an animal abuser is forbidden from taking in an animal after their case. Further the law would require, upon […]
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Unlock your Phone and Copyright Law

One of the most frustrating things about getting a new phone is having a limed set of applications available.  One type of phone may not work with a certain cellphone provider.  To remedy this many people attempt to unlock their cellphones. But it has been questionable as to whether doing so would be legal. In […]
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The Future of the Criminal Evidence

This past week President Obama announced a ten-year study on the human mind.   The project, called the Brain Activity Map, would study the inner workings of the brain.  Scientists hope that it would lead to a better understanding of neurological disease. But, it has been suggested that such a study could support an already growing […]
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