Murder

NC Man To Be Extradited To DC On Murder Charges

U.S. Marshals tracked a man wanted out-of-state on two first-degree murder charges to a relative’s home here in North Carolina. Kevin Walker is facing extradition to the District of Columbia where he

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North Carolina school teachers face jail time in child porn case

Instances of child pornography have increased greatly in recent years, fueled mostly by the Internet revolution. Though the crime has become easier to commit — even accidentally, as is sometimes

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Justice department resists changes to white-collar crime law

White-collar crime is one of the trickier offenses to prosecute and punish. Unlike violent crimes, it is difficult to determine what does and what doesn’t constitute a white-collar crime. Often,

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Three Charlotte residents arrested for drug possession

Earlier this year, Attorney General Eric Holder made an important announcement: Federal prosecutors would no longer seek the mandatory minimum sentence when charging people with drug crimes. This was a momentous

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Raleigh man accused of soliciting sex from a minor

Sex offenses are among the most vilified crimes in American law books, particularly those that involve minors. Often, those accused of soliciting sex from a minor are vilified and hated

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Man Pleads Guilty To Drunk Driving After Confessing His Crime On YouTube

Matthew Cordle took his drunk driving defense into his own hands on September 3 when he announced to the world – or at least the online world – in his

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Suspected drunk driver pulled over by North Carolina fire truck

When dealing with a DWI or drunk driving case, one of the most important determinations that the court must make is whether the defendant’s constitutional rights were violated in any way. Protection

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Can a North Carolina firefighter stop a suspected drunk driver?

Everyone knows that the sight of flashing blue lights means “pull over.” But what if those blue lights are attached not to a police car, but to a fire truck?

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