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How to Clear Your Warrant

If you have ever been completely shocked to learn you have an active warrant for your arrest, you are not alone.  Unfortunately, it’s not uncommon to find out you have a warrant days, weeks, or even years after the fact. Maybe it is for a brand-new case and you...

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Can Law Enforcement Lie to You?

Yes, yes, a thousand times yes. I wish I could shout this from the rooftops. Law enforcement can lie to you. Law enforcement WILL lie to you. We have all heard some version of this myth at one point or another. My personal favorite is that undercover cops are required...

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Please Stop Taking Lie Detector Tests

Turn on just about any crime show—or a personal favorite, Meet the Parents—and at some point, you’ll find someone hooked up to a polygraph examination (more commonly known as a lie detector test). In real life, it almost always starts the same way: someone is...

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