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Month: March 2020

When evidence errors causes wrongful conviction

Evidence obtained at the scene of the crime, on the suspect or on the victim is processed using a number of forensic methods. This information is then presented to the court, usually by a scientific expert. The way in which the evidence is collected, processed, tested...

How long will spousal support last?

Whether you pay or receive spousal support, one thing you will want to know is how long it will last. There are many variables when it comes to making decisions about spousal support, including for how long payments will go on. The ultimate decision lies with the...

Fraud costs consumers $908 million in one year

The unfortunate cost of doing business online or with plastic is not the interest rate but the risk of fraud. As technology allows systems and people to become more interconnected, it presents an easier gateway for people looking for unauthorized access to financial...