Mon, 15 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe False Claims Act was designed to provide an award to encourage potential whistleblowers to come forward and take steps to stop the waste of taxpayer dollars.
Sun, 14 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTNew Jersey lawmakers are passing tougher laws against cellphone use while driving. During Distracted Driving Awareness Month, put down that cellphone or risk an arrest or, worse, yet, a car accident.
Sat, 13 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTSecurity Solutions International (SSI tm) is proud to announce the best lineup of speaker's for the 8th annual Homeland Security Professionals conference.
Sat, 13 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTLocal bail bonding company expands surety bond services.
Thu, 11 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe U.S. criminal sentencing structure is far from perfect. Murderers often receive shorter prison sentences than those convicted of drug crimes. Fortunately, Congress is taking action to change this.
Tue, 09 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe League of Women Voters of Bergen County will hold a public forum to address the role of the Bergen County Police Department on April 9.
Sun, 07 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTRotorcraft Services Group, announces the successful development of a Universal Gimbal Mount system for the AgustaWestland AW139 helicopter. The lightweight modular design can accommodate various gimbal sizes on either side of the helicopter.
Sat, 06 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe CDC reports a continuing rise in prescription painkiller deaths. Individuals addicted to painkillers who obtain the drugs illegally could face drug possession charges with serious consequences.
Wed, 03 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTA recent case illustrates the delicate course that social media sites must pursue in order to attempt to stop inappropriate speech online.
Tue, 02 Apr 2013 08:00:00 GMTCities in California are building tiny parks to drive out sex offenders from their borders.
Sat, 30 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTStudies show that distracted driving is an issue among teens and experienced adult motorists.
Fri, 29 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe Supreme Court will decide whether states may collect and analyze DNA from people who are arrested and charged with serious crimes.
Thu, 28 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTA record number of Utah pedestrians are being seriously injured or killed in pedestrian-versus-car accidents.
Thu, 28 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTNew research suggests that there are 10 key factors in criminal cases, which often result in wrongful convictions.
Wed, 27 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTLegislation being proposed in the state Senate would extend the scope of Megan's Law and require sex offenders to disclose their status on social networking sites.
Wed, 27 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe officer was seriously injured in an intersection collision with a New York City Transit Authority vehicle.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe best way to curb speeding sometimes lies in enforcement, rather than relying on individuals to monitor themselves.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTLaw enforcement agencies throughout Dallas County aggressively target speeding motorists.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a dog's alert is sufficient to provide probable cause to search a vehicle in a traffic stop.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTA new ban on texting while driving is being considered in Florida.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe lack of anti-texting legislation is translating into a big safety problem on Texas roads. According to data from the Texas Department of Transportation, distracted driving was the third leading cause of motor vehicle accident deaths in Texas in 2011.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTSome in Congress are working to relax federal marijuana laws. While the proposed laws are nowhere close to a full-scale marijuana legalization scheme, they do signal a first step toward changing attitudes in a body that has historically been very reluctant to soften its attitudes toward marijuana.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTSex offender registries exist in one form or another across the nation, but there are differences state to state. However, most (if not all) state registries are public in nature.
Sat, 23 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTAs the new law is being applied to new cases, some judges and other members of the court system say its one-size-fits-all approach is not appropriate.
Sat, 23 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTChild pornography investigations surging in Washington.
Sat, 23 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTSuccessful defense of theft crimes must address both criminal consequences and underlying motives.
Sat, 23 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case regarding whether warrantless blood draws should be allowed in suspected DWI cases.
Sat, 23 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTA proposed law could have serious implications for anyone accused of a child pornography offense.
Fri, 22 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTSupreme Court will rule whether a warrant is required to force a DWI suspect to submit to a blood test.
Thu, 21 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTIt is vital to remember to exercise caution during the holidays since there are more people -- and more police -- on the roads.
Thu, 21 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe Supreme Court of the United States recently held that a narcotics trained dog can provide probable cause for a search.
Tue, 19 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTFor some applicants, an on-the-record decision, or OTR, is a worthwhile option during the Social Security Disability claim appeals process.
Mon, 18 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTIf you've been accused of committing a violent crime or any other crime, make sure the police are following the rules.
Fri, 15 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTFor the first time a trial court has permitted the testimony a party to a lawsuit to occur using the popular Internet video conferencing program "Skype".
Fri, 15 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTIllinois law recognizes a principal called "Spoliation of Evidence" which is a form of negligence. If a defendant destroys physical evidence which the plaintiff needs to prove his case, the law provides relief.
Fri, 15 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTIn February 2013, representatives from business and labor announced they had reached an agreement on a plan for immigration reform.
Thu, 14 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTKendall Hunt Publishing announces the release of Dr. Andrew Dennis' Officer Down! A practical tactical guide to surviving injury in the street - the first resource of its kind!
Wed, 13 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTComposiflex showcases Ka Band carbon fiber dish antennas at Satellite 2013.
Fri, 08 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTIn January 2013, the governor of Connecticut, The Hon. Dannel P. Malloy, nominated attorney Michael P. Kamp to serve as a judge of the Superior Court of Connecticut.
Mon, 04 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTTo execute just one innocent person is too much, even if it means that people convicted of offenses like homicide will escape the ultimate punishment for their crimes
Sat, 02 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTWest Virginia proposing changes to drugged driving laws in an effort to reduce the number of motor vehicle accidents caused by impaired drivers.
Sat, 02 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTOhio law enforcement agencies are still cracking down on crimes connected to marijuana use.
Sat, 02 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMTWith St. Patrick's Day just around the corner, it is a good time to remind Philadelphia drivers of the dangers associated with drunk driving, and of the remedies available to those who are injured by careless drunk drivers.
Sat, 23 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTDavid S. Lipschultz of Goldberg Weisman Cairo has filed a civil rights lawsuit on behalf of Diangelo Beasley against three former Schaumburg Police Officers currently being charged with multiple felonies in DuPage County.
Sat, 23 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe Division of Youth and Family Services in New Jersey, previously known as DYFS, recently changed its official name to the Division of Child Protection and Permanency, or simply DCP&P.
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTRELEASE: JR13-010
Wed, 20 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTMeridian Rapid Defense Group protects the 2013 Grammy Awards against vehicular intrusion.
Wed, 20 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTMax Security covers areas of conflict, weapons of mass destruction and sectarian demonstrations and violence in the surrounding region.
Wed, 13 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recently recommended that all states require ignition interlock devices for first time drunk driving offenders.
Sat, 09 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTThere's a new program underway in South Brunswick to get unwanted guns off the street. But, there can be hidden legal repercussions for those who choose to turn in a weapon.
Fri, 08 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTOn Monday, January 28, 2013, a Bipartisan group of Senators introduced a blueprint for Comprehensive Immigration Reform (CIR).
Wed, 06 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTBy Carrie Scanlon, Director of Communications and Philanthropy at Bordas and Bordas, Attorneys, PLLC.
Sun, 03 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTSupport for secession is mostly in red states Obama lost, and the petitioners themselves appear to be more a part of a craze than a genuine movement like the Tea Party.
Sat, 02 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTThere has been a marked drop in the rates of juvenile arrests and criminal charges in California.
Fri, 01 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMTMassachusetts recently enacted a controversial "three strikes" law that could mean increased sentences for some.
Wed, 30 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTLos Angeles criminal defense attorneys Schwartz & Naderi use over 80 years of combined experience to aggressively defend those who have been charged with sex offenses.
Tue, 29 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTAn important appellate court decision declared that a number of North Carolina men convicted of being felons in possession of firearms were incorrectly labeled as felons. Yet, most remain in prison.
Tue, 29 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTThe number of murders in Chicago rose last year, but witnesses are becoming unwilling to cooperate with the police. Only the strongest cases are being prosecuted.
Mon, 28 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTProtective orders might help you feel a little more safe and secure, but ultimately any protective order is a legal document. If you are in danger, removing yourself from the situation and seeking protection, may be the best bet.
Wed, 23 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTKaren Livingston heads a fast growing private investigative agency that focuses its information gathering expertise in North and Central Florida