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Body Cameras for Police Officers – Will It Create Trust?

Are Police Body Cameras the Answer? Having a career as a police officer is challenging enough without being questioned about your actions leading up to an arrest. In the event of an officer shooting, if there are no witnesses, it is the officer’s word against the victim or victim’s family. …

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Criminal Justice – Restoring the Community

Knitting together a fractured criminal justice system There is quite a bit about reforming the criminal justice system in the news these days and much of it focuses on the overcrowded jails and harsh punishment for non-violent crimes as well as targeted groups of people. One reason a person desires …

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Forensic Anthropology: If Bones Could Talk

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Forensic Anthropology And John Wayne Gacy… Little did Chicago residents know that between 1972-1978, businessman, community leader and the neighborhood clown at birthday parties was in fact a serial killer. John Wayne Gacy was said to have assaulted and murdered at least 33 boys before he was finally convicted. Out …

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Forensic Odontology Brought To The Forefront By One Famous Bite

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Forensic Odontology Brought To The Forefront By One Famous Bite Ted Bundy is one of the most prolific serial killers in history.  His killing spree started in Washington and along the west coast then through Colorado and the mountains.  He escaped from jail and made his way to Florida where …

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NY City Council Speaker Sponsors Ban on Horse Carriages Dec 31, 2013 Introduction No. 86-2010 Version A

NY City Council Speaker Sponsors Ban on Horse Carriages Dec 31, 2013 Introduction No. 86-2010 Version A Wednesday 15, 2014, 3:30 P.M. EST Bill de Blasio-D, was sworn in as the Mayor of New York City on New Years day 2014.  De Blasio, 52, served for years as the Public …

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Lawyer Rates: The Billable Hour vs. Flat Rate Fees

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Lawyer Rates: The Billable Hour vs. Flat Rate Fees With law firms setting such high yearly billable requirements for their associates, it is no wonder many attorneys have a great dislike for the billable hour. Some firms have recognized this issue and turned to alternative billing arrangements for the sake …

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