Does possession of a concealed firearm (if observed) give police justification to stop or detain a suspect?
Any sentence lower than the sentence mandated by the sentencing guidelines, is considered a downward departure.
A "Motion to Suppress" is a request made by a criminal defendant to have the judge or court exclude evidence.
Statutory rape broadly refers to sexual relations between a minor (someone under 18) and an adult.
Everything you need to know about the controversial Florida law known as "Stand Your Ground."
Suspects being held in custody, must be given Miranda Warnings, before they are interrogated by police.