Given the publicity surrounding the defense of insanity, there tends to be a public belief in its prominence during criminal trials. In fact this defense is raised only in a small percentage of trials
It is a potential felony in California to carry a loaded handgun in your vehicle unless you have a conceal carry permit, and your pistol has been registered in the California Department of Justice (sic) Automated Firearms System. If caught...
Hub answering the question why do courts use Courtroom sketch artists. Given the presence of digital technology why does courts employ sketch artists to visually capture court proceedings.
There have been some states that have made great gains in fighting for fetal rights and protecting the unborn. But more needs to be done when it comes to fetal rights.
How does the average person understand the terms used in the American legal system? Is there somewhere I can find definitions for Latin phrases used in the language of the court systems? Latin dictionary of legal terms.
Blue laws prohibit certain non-religious activities from taking place on Sundays. Read about blue laws, silly laws, and unusual laws in countries around the world.
Is a contract that I entered into while I was under the influence of alcohol still valid and binding in the eyes of the law?
According to The Constitution of the United States of America, Child Protection Services (CPS) routinley violates parental rights destroying families using corruption, threats, lies and coercion,
Ethical Theories applied to capital punishment: is it wrong to kill killers?
"Every criminal leaves a trace" according to Dr Edmond Locard's Principle of Exchange. The Sherlock Holmes of France - Edmond Locard pioneered the science of crime scene investigation.