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News stories and government reports often focus on the numbers and trends related to violent crime. Aside from the obvious social and cultural impact of such actions, the penalties for violent crimes are the among the harshest in the criminal … Continue reading

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Facing criminal charges can be frightening for anyone. Being charged with a crime that you are not sure you understand can be virtually overwhelming. For many people, their only exposure to the criminal justice system is what they see on … Continue reading

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An Illinois man was recently granted a new trial after being convicted of sexually assaulting a woman in a Wheeling condo building. A Cook County appeals court found that the defendant was improperly cross-examined and that this likely led to … Continue reading

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