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In this article, we’ll explore 10 specific intent crimes. We’ll look at the meaning of specific intent, show how specific intent is different than other types of crimes, and give a real world example on how specific intent works.


The U.S. President can pardon or grant a reprieve to just about any individual for federal crimes against the United States In fact, many individuals have received presidential pardons dating back to George Washington’s presidency. To learn more about the pardon process, take a look at this article.


Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a lawyer? What do lawyers do on a day-to-day basis? Why is a law degree one of the most sought after professional degrees? We’ll uncover these questions, and more, this article.


After being involved in a car accident, victims are often shaken up and not in their normal state of mind. This article covers 6 steps to take.

Legal Word of the Day
a public officer of the court who notarizes and authenticates legal documents


This Day in the Law
On November 21, 1995, the Dayton Accords came to a close at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, near Dayton, Ohio, to end the Bosnian War.
Today's Legal Question
What state is generally credited with creating the first state constitution?



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