Criminal Charges

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Police Plan To Charge Vendor Over Shooting At Gun Show

Police in Pennsylvania are recommending criminal charges against a gun show vendor who accidentally shot a woman while demonstrating a concealed carry wallet holster.

06/30/2014

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Online Reputation Often Outlasts Criminal Record

Lawmakers in Alaska are currently considering a bill that would close off public access to records in which charges were dismissed or the defendant was found not guilty.

06/26/2014

February 19, 2014: (At a center city press conference, classmates of Darrin Manning sit behind (L-R) Paula Peebles of National Action Network Pa.; Veronica Joyner, principal at Manning's school; Lewis Small, Manning's attorney; Ikea Coney, Manning's mother; and Darrin Manning.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Honor Student Who Claims Genitals Manhandled During Police Patdown Reaches Agreement On Criminal Charges

For months, Mathematics Civics and Sciences Charter School student Darrin Manning faced aggravated assault, simple assault and other charges in connection with a January 7th pat down. But his attorney William Buckman says they’ve hammered out the charges with the DA’s office.

05/14/2014

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Who Presses Charges?

The decision on whether to pursue criminal charges isn’t necessarily up to the victim of an alleged crime.

01/14/2014

The Duck Boat Accident

Tug Pilot Pleading Guilty In Deadly Duck Boat Crash

US prosecutors in Philadelphia have charged a tug pilot with involuntary manslaughter in a deadly crash last summer between a barge and a duck boat that killed two Hungarian students, and he has agreed to plead guilty.

07/14/2011

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