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What are some common types of internet crime?

Internet crimes are on the rise thanks to the availability of access. Scammers and criminals find new ways all the time to try to steal information and money from unsuspecting victims. According to the FBI, there are some standard online crimes that occur most often....

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The broad scope of the RICO Act

"RICO" stands for Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations. The RICO Act is a law that levies both criminal and civil liability on people who the courts convict of certain activities related to interstate commerce.  But what is racketeering? According to CNN,...

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Degrees of kidnapping in Missouri

Missouri law establishes several levels of kidnapping. All these crimes involve restraining someone or preventing their movement against that person's will. Review the different types of kidnapping in Missouri and possible penalties when facing these charges....

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