Category Archives: U.S. Supreme Court

The Supreme Court recently handed down a decision that has been considered a win for those accused of crimes. In Carpenter v. United States, the high court ruled that in order for a government entity such as the police to … Continue reading

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The debate over the morality and constitutionality of the death penalty is one that has been ongoing for decades, if not longer. The most recent battleground, albeit indirectly, was none other than the United States Supreme Court, as a related … Continue reading

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One of the cornerstones of American criminal law and jurisprudence is the assumption that all citizens are innocent until proven guilty. This most basic principle is designed to guide the actions of law enforcement, prosecutors, defenders, and the rules of … Continue reading

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The debate over drug detection dogs or drug-sniffing dogs has taken on life in recent months and years on several different fronts. There have been many concerns raised over the training methods used with such animals and the reliability of … Continue reading

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