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NARRATOR While youth court proceedings take place in open court, meaning that members of the public can attend and observe the proceedings, the YCJA does contain specific provisions regarding the publication of a youth’s identity. As a general rule, no identifying information that would reveal that a young person has been dealt with by the

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When a criminal trial has a jury, the 12 members of the jury play a very important role. It’s the jury, not the judge, that decides whether the accused is guilty. The jurors have to be at the trial every day, even if it lasts several months. They usually can go home at night unless

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Without question, Roe v. Wade is one of the most controversial decisions. It’s a case, but it’s also a symbol. It’s the only Supreme Court case that most Americans can cite by name. In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court today legalized abortions. Roe was interesting because it did articulate the right to abortion as

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Hello, congratulations on having your case expunged. My name is Jennifer Strange and I’m one of the attorneys at Higbee and Associates. I’m going to answer some commonly asked questions that people have after they have their case expunged. Now since your case has been expunged, it’s no longer considered a conviction. What that means

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If police suspect that you committed a crime they can arrest you and put you on trial. At that trial prosecutors must prove you’re guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. But if police suspect that your car was involved in a crime, they can take it, sell it, and in most places pocket the proceeds to

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Someone you know that is very near and dear to you calls you in the middle of the night and tells you they’ve been charged with a crime and what should they do. Hello, I’m Robert Todd and I’m here to answer the question. What do criminal attorneys do? Well when you receive this call

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OF LEGAL PEOPLE CHAPTER I General Provisions Art. 40. The legal entities are of law public, internal or external, and by law private. Art. 41. Are legal entities of law internal audience: I – the Union; II – the States, the Federal District and the Territories; III – the Municipalities; IV – the municipalities, including

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Hi I’m attorney Jody Broaddus with the attorneys for freedom law firm and today’s legal tip is about property damage after you’ve been in an accident a lot of times you need to have your vehicle repaired in general there’s two ways to go one is through your own insurance company in other ways through

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