The Legalities of an Indictment

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team recently indicted or and gotten guilty pleas from 33 people and three companies associated with the Russian collusion investigation. That group consists of five former Trump advisers, 26 Russian nationals, three Russian companies, one California man, and one London-based lawyer. Seven out of the group…

The Difference between Local, State and Federal Laws

The laws that govern our local communities, states and country change all the time. The U.S. Constitution is our first form of law. It provides the backbone to our way of government by establishing a governmental power and detailed its responsibilities. In addition, the U.S. Constitution allowed for the preservation…

The Federal Laws for Trafficking Drugs, People & Credit Cards

Doing anything that involves criminal activity is wrong and whether it is the local, state or federal, authorities they can always seek the maximum penalties for offenders. One crime that has been on the scene for quite some time is trafficking. There are various forms of trafficking. From the trafficking…

Federal Investigation Lawyer

What Are the Federal Agencies that Can Investigate You and What You Need to Know Recording artist DJ Khaled is known for producing catchy songs that are constantly being played on the radio. His most famous line is “We the best,” which usually comes at the beginning or end of…

Can You Record a Conversation and Use it as Evidence in Court?

Omarosa Manigault Newman became famous as a contestant on the first season of NBC’s reality television series “The Apprentice.” Then she became a special aide to President Donald Trump when he got elected. But soon after, she got involved in various conflicts in the White House, which caused President Trump…

What You Should Know About the Williams Rule?

The Williams Rule is based on the Florida state case of Williams vs. Florida. The legal outcome determined “relevant evidence of collateral crimes is admissible at jury trial when it does not go to prove the ‘bad character’ or ‘criminal propensity’ of the defendant but is used to show motive,…

Common Mistakes Made by Police When Gathering Evidence

Earlier this year, a Baltimore City Grand Jury indicted a police officer for police misconduct and tampering with evidence. Around that same time, eight other police officers were indicted on federal racketeering charges. This and along with other issues caused Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh to replace police Commissioner Kevin Davis.…

The Romeo and Juliet Laws, The Sex Offender

Sebastian, Florida resident Kaitlyn Hunt was arrested in February 2013 on two felony counts for an alleged sexual relationship with a 14-year-old girl. At the time of the alleged relationship, Hunt was an 18-year-old senior at Sebastian River High School in Florida; the victim was a freshman. She was offered…