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Teen facing serious charges for attempted robbery and kidnapping

A North Carolina teenager was recently arrested for allegedly tying up a woman at knifepoint. Authorities believe this was an attempted robbery and kidnapping. This young man is now facing several charges for the incident. If convicted, the consequences will be significant.   What happened?  According…

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What is needed to convict in credit card fraud cases

Identity theft comes in many forms. One of the most common these days is through credit card fraud. This is a matter that the state of North Carolina, as well as the federal government, takes seriously, as it can cost victims a lot — not…

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Is willful failure to obey law enforcement a serious charge?

North Carolina statute gives law enforcement officers certain powers to direct civilians. In some situations, when a person does not listen to an officer’s commands, they may end up in handcuffs and facing accusations of “willful failure to obey law enforcement.” A handful of individuals have…

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What you need to know about expungements

Having a criminal record can have a negative effect on family relationships, one’s ability to secure quality housing and even one’s ability to find a decent job — among other things. Thankfully, by applying for expungements, individuals will be able to clear their records, which…

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How does license restoration work in North Carolina?

A suspended or revoked license can make your life difficult. Going from place to place becomes a hassle when you cannot drive. And if your job required you to operate a motor vehicle, you may face termination for your violation. Yet, no matter what led…

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Caretaker of disabled teen facing various felony charges

Police in North Carolina are currently investigating the recent death of a disabled teenager. The girl — age 17 — was found drowned in her bathtub. Her caregiver was arrested and is said to be facing various felony charges. According to reports, law enforcement officers in Charlotte…

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