Blog Entries - crime

What are the Federal Sentencing Guidelines?

December 1, 2015  |  crime, federal, guidelines, parole, sentencing

      Federal criminal cases are radically different from state criminal cases.  In federal court, fewer cases are prosecuted than in state court.  Fewer federal offenses fall

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Do Innocent People Plead Guilty?

November 17, 2015  |  crime, criminal, guilty, innocent, plea

      The general answer is no.  Individuals charged with a crime frequently negotiate a disposition of their case through a plea bargain.  The criminal justice system today

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