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You might be very surprised to learn you’ve broken some of these following laws, and perhaps multiple times! Some you might know are illegal, you just honestly forget, others might be interesting to know: Jaywalking - you probably forget this one all the time. You jaywalk...

The booking process, in legal jargon, happens after someone is arrested. It can take a few hours for the process to be completed, depending how many people are being booked, and how many items need to be completed for each person. In general, here is...

Anyone who is ever arrested for something always underestimates the costs and consequences they face. They anticipate possible fines and jail time but they may not consider bail money, attorney fees, medical expenses, and potential lawsuits filed by another party, like a victim's family. Other expenses...

This time of year is harder for families than other times of the year when there is legal drama keeping members apart and at spats. But at the same time, this is the time of year that brings them closer, once they get over the...

Paying for a bail bond means meeting monthly payments. While easier and more affordable than the straight bail option, some people might still be stretched thin on money. Here are some helpful ways to save and recoup money for bail: Move bank accounts to gain the...

There are certain situations where a citizen will make an arrest because the police are not present to do so. These are considered citizen’s arrests. Citizen’s arrests are mostly for felonies. They can occur for misdemeanors if the misdemeanor involved a breach of peace. In order to...

If someone witnesses a crime or learned of later, they morally should report it, but legally do not have to. Why wouldn’t someone report a crime they have knowledge of? Safety of themselves and their loved ones, or just not wanting to get involved. Here...

Just because someone is rich and famous (or just rich) doesn’t mean they always get special treatment. Just like every other citizen, celebrities don’t get away with crimes because of their social status. This still need to pay their financial dues and maybe even be...