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  • Miranda Rights and the Boston Bomber
    Miranda Rights and the Boston Bomber

    Miranda Rights and the Boston Bombings An event praising the determination, physical prowess, and athleticism of all runners throughout the world turned into a tragic and chaotic episode because of ...

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  • U.S. Marshalls Capture Machete Suspect
    U.S. Marshalls Capture Machete Suspect

    What is assault? What if I use a weapon? Aggravated assault is more serious than simple assault and usually involves some object used as a weapon and/or the intent to cause serious bodily injury to ...

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  • Machete Found Near Scene of Attack
    Machete Found Near Scene of Attack

    Assault is the knowing or intentional infliction of bodily harm upon another. Aggravated assault is more serious than simple assault and usually involves some object used as a weapon and/or the intent ...

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  • Thoughts from a Pocono Criminal Defense Lawyer
    Thoughts from a Pocono Criminal Defense Lawyer

    In the 1960s, Yale University psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted experiments aimed at measuring everyday people's willingness to perform violent acts against others when told to do so by an ...

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  • Schuylkill Hate Crimes Attorney
    Schuylkill Hate Crimes Attorney

    Last October, President Obama signed legislation expanding the definition of hate crimes to include assaults based upon sexual or gender identity. The definition already protected individuals on the ...

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