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Category: Federal Charges

Intellectual Property Theft: Charges, Penalties & Defense

Gavel depicting Intellectual property theft

Have you or has a loved one been charged with intellectual property theft? The concept of intellectual property theft might not be the first crime that comes to your mind when you think of theft. However, with the rise of

Financial Institution Fraud: Charges, Penalties & Defense

More and more people these days can identify with the sick feeling in the pit of your stomach when you realize there are several big charges to your credit card you didn’t make. That is when you discover you have

Federal Embezzlement: Charges, Penalties, & Defense

Are you or is someone you love facing federal embezzlement charges? Embezzlement is a unique kind of theft. Not only is it stealing, but it’s also stealing with the added twist of violating a special trust.

Federal Drug Crimes: Charges, Penalties & Defense

Have you been charged with a drug crime offense? Maybe you are facing both state and federal drug charges, and you are wondering how this could have happened. How could you be facing two sets of charges at the same

The Unregulated World of Body Brokers

The unregulated world of body brokers has been making headlines across the country. The story is like a scene from a horror film set in a filthy Detroit warehouse. Everywhere you look there are piles of dead flies and insects.

Federal Bribery Charges: What You Need To Know

What is federal bribery? This particular crime is outlined in federal statute 18 U.S.C. § 666, although there’s nothing uncanny about it. Federal program bribery is also called program fraud or theft. It is a serious crime that carries serious

Top Federal Crimes that Result in the Death Penalty

Did you know that there are two crimes in this country that can earn you the death penalty, even if you don’t kill anyone? All of the other serious federal crimes for which the death penalty is one possible sentence

Federal Crimes vs. State Crimes – Differences You Need to Know

How do you know which crimes are state crimes and which are federal crimes? Sometimes television shows have federal law enforcement bodies, such as the FBI, investigating the same types of crimes as police departments. Since we tend to know

Basketball Coaches Charged: The New White Collar Criminals?

The U.S. Justice Department has arrested ten men. The group includes four college basketball coaches and one global marketing director for Adidas basketball. What was their crime? The charges involve “the dark underbelly of college basketball.”

Sex Addiction and Criminal Charges: What You Need To Know

How common is sex addiction and the related charges? The saga continues for Dr. Larry Nassar, a former Michigan State University sports doctor. He has been accused of sexually abusing more than 100 former patients through MSU’s sports programs and