Espionage and Censorship

In Legislation Espionage and Censorship in the U.S. Code: Title 18, Part I, Chapter 37 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating espionage and censorship are compiled in the United States Code under Title 18, Part I, Chapter 37. It constitutes "prima facie" evidence […]

Kidnapping

Kidnapping in United States Kidnapping Definition The forcible abduction or stealing away of a man, woman, or ohild from their own country, and sending them into another Kidnapping in Foreign Legal Encyclopedias LinkDescription Kidnapping, Kidnapping in the World Legal Encyclopedia., […]

Importation, Manufacture, Distribution and Storage of Explosive Materials

In Legislation Importation, Manufacture, Distribution and Storage of Explosive Materials in the U.S. Code: Title 18, Part I, Chapter 40 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating importation, manufacture, distribution and storage of explosive materials are compiled in the United […]

Labor

Labor in United States Labor Definition

Continued operation; work; manual work. The act' of doing what requires a painful exertion of strength; pains; toil; work to be done; work done; performance; exercise; motion with some degree of violence; childbirth; travail. 2 Ohio St. 400. […]

Searches And Seizures

Searches And Seizures in the United States Searches And Seizures and the State Laws Select from the list of U.S. States below for state-specific information on Searches And Seizures: Searches And Seizures in the Subject Index of the Alabama Portal Searches And Seizures in the Subject Index of […]

Obstruction Of Justice

Obstruction of Justice in the United States Resources See Also Legal Topics. Bribery; Counsel: Role of Counsel; Perjury. Related Case Law United States v. Aguilar, 515 U.S. 593 (1995). United States v. Brenson, 104 F.3d 1267 (11th Cir. 1997). United States v. Poindexter, 951 F.2d 369 […]

Liquor Traffic

In Legislation Liquor Traffic in the U.S. Code: Title 18, Part I, Chapter 59 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating liquor traffic are compiled in the United States Code under Title 18, Part I, Chapter 59. It constitutes "prima facie" evidence of statutes relating […]

Obscenity

Obscenity in United States Obscenity Definition In criminal law. Such indecency as is calculated to promote the violation of the law and the general corruption of morals. It may consist in written or spoken words, conduct, pictures, or effigies. It need not be couched in obscene or vulgar […]

Telemarketing Fraud

In Legislation Telemarketing Fraud in the U.S. Code: Title 18, Part I, Chapter 113A The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating telemarketing fraud are compiled in the United States Code under Title 18, Part I, Chapter 113A. It constitutes "prima facie" evidence of […]

Postal Service

Finding the law: Postal Service in General in the U.S. Code A collection of general and permanent Laws relating to postal service in general, passed by the United States Congress, are organized by subject matter arrangements in the United States Code (U.S.C.; this label examines postal service […]

War Crimes

In Legislation War Crimes in the U.S. Code: Title 18, Part I, Chapter 118 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating war crimes are compiled in the United States Code under Title 18, Part I, Chapter 118. It constitutes "prima facie" evidence of statutes relating to […]

Crimes

Crimes in the United States Crimes are defined by legislative bodies at both the federal and state levels. Only a very small proportion of criminal cases (something under two percent) are federal, because the federal government has limited police power. Rather, the prosecution of criminal […]

Racketeering

Pattern of Racketeering Activity Under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) This section discusses generally the subject of Pattern of Racketeering Activity Under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO), how to determine the facts essential to […]

Privacy

Privacy in the United States Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Civil Rights and Civil Liberties in the United States Privacy A constitutional right of privacy, drawn from the Bill of Rights provisions protecting the security of home and person, as well as freedom of association, was first […]

Extortion and Threats

In Legislation Extortion and Threats in the U.S. Code: Title 18, Part I, Chapter 41 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating extortion and threats are compiled in the United States Code under Title 18, Part I, Chapter 41. It constitutes "prima facie" evidence of […]