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According to the constitutional precepts, a person must be considered innocent until his or her conviction, that is, until the final sentence of his sentence is passed – so when the decision can no longer be appealed. As a rule, a person could not be arrested before this time, however, there are three types of arrest that can exceptionally happen to the rule: arrest in the act, temporary arrest and custody . And it is about pre-trial detention that the we will explain to you. WHAT IS PRE-TRIAL DETENTION? Pretrial detention is used as an instrument of the judge in a police investigation or in criminal proceedings , that is, it is a procedural instrument . It can be used before the conviction of the defendant in criminal or criminal action and even be ordered by the judge. In both cases, the arrest must follow the legal requirements to be…

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From the beginning of the historical records, the crime has been committed by members of all the different segments of society. This includes people well in respected and powerful professions. However, it was not until 1939 that the term white collar crime was officially coined to refer to crimes committed by professionals or government employees in the course of their work. What is a White Collar Crime? There are different definitions of white collar crime. Many experts agree that the term white collar crime describes non-violent crimes committed by business or government employees. Some definitions demand that the alleged offender be found in the middle or upper socioeconomic classes, in order for a crime to be considered a white-collar crime. These definitions come from different schools that study crime and from government agencies that investigate crimes. However, there is nothing in the federal or state law that defines a white…

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Each case is different, but here we present some of the most common defenses against a criminal charge. In order to convict him of a criminal charge, the prosecutor must prove his guilt beyond any reasonable doubt. This is a fairly high standard, and during any trial, the defendant can present a defense in order to raise a reasonable doubt. Most defenses integrate one of two categories: I did not do it or I did it, but I should not be held responsible. If you are charged with a crime, it is important that you contact a criminal lawyer immediately to protect and analyze your rights. 1. I did not do it The most basic defense against any charge of a criminal nature is simply to prove that you did not do it. Innocent until proven otherwise One of the distinguishing features of the American legal system is the presumption…

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When a suspect in a crime is arrested, there are certain procedures that must be followed. First, the suspect must be prosecuted in police custody (data entry) and then an eligibility determination for release must be made. The release of a suspect may be granted in exchange for payment of a specific amount of money (bail). Bail is money or other property that is deposited in court to ensure that the accused person will return to court when ordered. If the defendant returns to court as required, the bond will be returned at the end of the case, even if the defendant is convicted. However, if the defendant does not appear in court when it is required or violates the terms of the bond, the court will confiscate the bond and it will not be returned. Parole may also be granted to a suspect. In other words, the suspect may…

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