March 24, 2020

Bail

Where Does Bail Money Go? Your Questions About Bail, Answered

It can be frustrating when we’re watching a high-profile court case unfold and the judge releases someone on bail. Immediately, most people assume that our justice system is skewed to favor the rich: after all, a $100,000 bail is nearly impossible for the common man to pay, but pretty much a drop in the well

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Spitting

Is Spitting on Someone a Crime? In North Carolina, Yes, It Is.

It’s disgusting, unhygienic, and times of a global pandemic (which happens like, every couple of years now it seems), can be scary and dangerous. But is spitting on someone a crime? Well, for North Carolina, yes: spitting is a crime. But it’s not just in the Tar Heel State; 10 other states across the country criminalize

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