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Was Charlottesville Car Attack a Hate Crime or Terrorism?


A car driven by 20-year-old James Alex Fields Jr. plowed into a crowd of people, killing Charlottesville resident Heather D. Heyer and injuring 19 others. Fields were charged second-degree murder. But now there is an even bigger legal issue looming. The Justice Department has announced it will open a civil rights investigation into the crash. Sh

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Florida Teens Escape Criminal Charges After Taunting a Drowning Man


America was shocked when a group of Florida teenagers mocked and taunted a man who was drowning in a lake. The identity of the teenagers have not been revealed. But the prevailing opinion among the general public is they should receive some type of punishment. One of the biggest challenges Salt Lake City criminal defense attorneys face is protec

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Former Inmate Files Federal Lawsuit For Excessive Force


Police brutality has long been an issue throughout the United States. But it doesn’t just end for those who are arrested for crimes. Inmates in our nation’s jails and prisons also have rights when it comes to their safety and welfare.


Police brutality or excessive force, it is vital to seek to representation from experienced and knowledgeabl

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