Monthly Archives: March 2014

It is a violation of federal law for a person to possess firearms if he or she “has been convicted in any court of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence.” As Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor recently observed, “This country … Continue reading

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Because of its global nature, the Internet can turn a local crime into a federal offense. This is especially true when it comes to sex crimes involving minors. A defendant faces a minimum of 10 years in prison if he … Continue reading

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GPTechnology makes police surveillance much easier and, consequently, personal privacy much more difficult to retain. Courts struggle to define the scope of personal privacy protected by the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution. Even the United States Supreme Court … Continue reading

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