Federal Vs. State Court: The Differences

By spiralmode

There are different types of courts; but we are here to focus on the Federal and State court systems. Most crimes are heard and tried in the state court system. These are crimes we commonly, immediately think of (the most recognizable and common) such as arson, theft, rape, murder, etc. These crimes are investigated by…

Request A Tax Return – And Use It For Bail

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When filing taxes, you’re asked whether you want to apply excess taxes from the previous year towards this year’s dues. Another option is if you would prefer to receive a tax return check. The benefit of the former option is that you would not have to pay as much; if and when you owe money.…

Even If You Are Innocent; Don’t Resist Arrest

By spiralmode

Unfortunately, human error is not a stranger to the justice system, however, that is not just one person’s fault. Many people may be involved in certain situations and things can get very complex and complicated. Some people lie. Some evidence may become missing which can lead to different and undesirable outcomes and results. Simply put,…

You’re Greater Than Your Arrest

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Getting arrested and bailing out of jail is going to be embarrassing for everyone involved; initially for the individual, who was arrested, as well as their closest friends and family members. But instead of facing this situation as an overbearing punishment, think of it as a lesson and motivation to be a better person, more…

What Powers A Search Warrant Does And Does Not Have

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A search warrant is a document authorizing the police to search through a person’s property and belongings. In order for the police to obtain a search warrant, they must present to the judge that they have probable cause to believe criminal activity has occurred, is occurring, or will occur in connection to the location and…