Internet Sex Crimes

Assistant professor arrested on sex charges involving minor

When an educator is accused of sex crimes involving a minor, the media can quickly convict the person before the case even goes to trial. While everyone is presumed innocent

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Young people need to know the legal issues with ‘sexting’

You’ve probably heard the term “sexting” a lot in the news lately. If you’re not sure what it means, here is the definition: Sexting refers to sending sexually explicit images

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What does the ‘fruit of the poisonous tree’ mean?

Most people know that police can search a home or business if they have a search warrant. The process of obtaining such a warrant may not be as familiar. It

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Parents warned by federal agency about ‘sextortion’

Have you heard of the term “sextortion?” The Federal Bureau of Investigation has issued a warning about this crime. It happens when people send sexually explicit videos or photos to

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New bill may require ignition interlocks for first DUI offense

North Carolina legislators will be voting on a new bill that supporters hope will make it much more difficult for convicted drunk drivers to drive again. The bill is referred

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