Most people have very strong beliefs about sex crime defendants. Most of these beliefs are inaccurate. According to one study, most people “view sex offenders as a homogeneous group with regard to risk.” Furthermore, most people believe all sex … [Read more...]
What Are the Levels of Assault in Georgia?
It’s very difficult for prosecutors to convict defendants in violent crime cases. #MeToo is a good example. This movement, which began in 2017, has lead to fewer than ten convictions worldwide. A few other cases settled out of court. Hundreds of men … [Read more...]
Spirit versus Letter of Law in Sexual Assault Case
Most of us have heard the comparison between the spirit of the law and the letter of the law. When cases are presented to the court, judges and juries must determine how to apply statutes as they pertain to the offenses. Sometimes, the judgment must … [Read more...]