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MENTAL DIVERSION FOR CRIMINAL CASES

MENTAL DIVERSION FOR CRIMINAL CASES

THE UNDERDISCUSSED POWER OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE IN AN IMPEACHMENT TRIAL

THE UNDERDISCUSSED POWER OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE IN AN IMPEACHMENT TRIAL

THE 4TH AMENDMENT AND EXCEPTIONS TO WARRANTS

THE 4TH AMENDMENT AND EXCEPTIONS TO WARRANTS

Boating in Washington State: Important Laws To Know

Operating a vessel on Washington's waterways requires a significant knowledge of both legal requirements and common sense. These are the some of the most important laws to know when boating.

Sexual Harassment in Today's Society

Media coverage of alleged sexual harassment is everywhere. The major news networks are not only reporting on past and present allegations but have also assembled panels of “experts” to voice opinions on what all of this means.

How to Dress for Court

A guide on How to Dress for Court. Many people ask the question, “Does it really matter what I look like in court?” The answer is absolutely, yes! The way a person presents themself can have a definite impact on the outcome of a case. There are exceptions to these rules but this is a good starting point.

How to Hire the Right Attorney

Finding an attorney is easy, the hard part is finding the one that’s right for you. Use this checklist as a starting point to help you navigate the task of finding the right attorney.

How to Prepare for a Meeting with Your Attorney

In order to get the most out of an initial meeting with your attorney, there are a few things you can do to prepare. Having this information ready can help you and your attorney save precious time.

Truth in Sentencing: Receiving Credit for Time Served Outside of Jail-EHM v. Pretrial Services

When an individual is charged with a crime and awaiting trial, they are subject to pretrial detention. While most people perceive the notion of pretrial detention as being in custody at the county jail, there are other forms of pretrial detention that don’t require an individual to necessarily be incarcerated.

The Varying Meanings of Sexual Misconduct

Because of the onslaught of allegations related to “sexual misconduct,” it is very easy to misconstrue and confuse the meanings of individual instances of allegations.

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