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What You Should Know About Felonies

A felony is defined as a serious crime that often involves violence. The penalties for a felony (as opposed to a misdemeanor), are serious.  These penalties can involve imprisonment or even capital punishment, depending on the seriousness of the crime committed. Given the social impact of a felony (which can range from grand theft to…

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Essential Facts You Should Know about Child Support

According to a recent report by the U.S. Census Bureau, there are about 13.7 million single parents in the United States. However, 25.9 percent of those who are expected to receive child support have not received payment from the noncustodial parents. Meanwhile, among those who received payment, only 45.6 percent have received full payment. These…

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NY Court Dismisses a 250-million-dollar Tax Fraud Case Against a Russia-born Former Trump Associate

Business Insider had learned that in September, a Manhattan-based court dismissed a 250-million-dollar civil tax fraud case which was against Felix Sater, a Russian-American businessman. The civil tax-fraud case that was against Felix, a former President Donald Trump associate, and the Bayrock, real-estate development, and investment company that he co-founded, was being prosecuted as a…