Federal Crimes

How does the government spend its crime enforcement money?

If you were to ask the average person how the federal government is spending its crime-enforcement dollars, he or she would probably say it’s spent on drug enforcement. However, a

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The Second Amendment in the 21st Century: The Twin Developments of Constitutional Carry and Bans on Assault Weapons

It’s not hard to see a future where many states allow so-called “constitutional carry” – your gun on your hip or in your purse – so long as it’s not

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How does a DUI plea bargain work?

Every drunk driving case in North Carolina is different. Depending on the case, a defense lawyer might be able to defend his or her client’s innocence. In other situations, a

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Police say they found 16 pounds of marijuana in hotel room

Police conducted a search in two Budget Inn rooms earlier this week. The search resulted in the arrest of a 25-year-old man. Allegedly, the man was hiding 16 pounds of

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Follow the Money: Trump’s ‘For-Profit Justice’

Can an article from 2015 be just as relevant today as it was two years ago? The answer is yes, when it’s about for-profit prisons. It’s without-a-doubt yes, following the

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North Carolina teacher accused of heroin possession

A teacher employed in Franklin County was arrested along with her husband after police claim they found heroin in her vehicle. Police made the arrest of the 29-year-old woman and

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