Criminal

  • Overall Crime Rate Down Across the State of Florida

    … for the first half of 2014, which shows there were more than 8,000 fewer crimes committed in the first six months of this year than in that same time period in 2013. However, while the number of non-violent crimes is down, including robbery, burglary and stalking, the number of murders, forcible sex offenses, aggravated assaults and domestic violence…

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  • Hawaii Appeal Bar Con Review Part II: Criminal Appeals

    … transfer standards are also met); HAWSCT justices prepare for oral arguments independently and do not meet to discuss a case before arguments; Oral argument may be the first time that justices on the HAWSCT know the issues that other judges are concerned about related to the case; Set out precisely what you want the court to do in your brief…

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  • October 2014 Hawaii Appellate Statistic Round Up

    … Once again we round up the stats for the Hawaii appellate courts for the previous month. In the month of October 2014, 70 ( with an official count of 72, see note 1 below) decisions (in the form of opinions and orders) were issued by the courts, down from the official count of 69 in September. The following is a breakdown of how the numbers fell…

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  • Hawaii Appeal Bar Con Review Part I: Insider’s View of the ICA

    … On Friday, October 24, 2014, the Hawaii State Bar Association held its Annual Bar Convention at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. The Appellate Section’s program featured Hawaii Supreme Court Justices, the Chief Judge of the Intermediate Court of Appeals, and several appellate attorneys and court staff attorneys. In part 1 of our bar convention…

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