Devon

Devon (/ˈdɛvən/; historically also known as Devonshire) is a county of England, reaching from the Bristol Channel in the north to the English Channel in the south. It is part of South West England, bounded by Cornwall to the west, Somerset to the northeast, and Dorset to the east. The City of Exeter is the county town; seven other districts of East Devon, Mid Devon, North Devon, South Hams, Teignbridge, Torridge, and West Devon are under the jurisdiction of Devon County Council; Plymouth and Torbay are each a part of Devon but administered as unitary authorities. Combined as a ceremonial county, Devon's area is 6,707 km2 (2,590 square miles), and its population is about 1.1 million.
Posts about Devon
  • What Is Double Jeopardy and Does It Apply to Me?

    …, if not for the robbery itself. In some cases, a defendant may be charged, tried and convicted for related or unrelated crimes that occurred alongside a primary charge in a double jeopardy case. Devon gets into a physical fight with Alan. Alan presses charges and the case goes to trial but then Alan refuses to testify. Devon is acquitted due to a lack…

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  • 3 Types of Fraud and How They Are Pursued in Texas

    … 3 Types of Fraud and How They Are Pursued in Texas Posted by Matthew Sharp under Fraud July 13, 2016 3 Fraud Crimes in Texas Being accused of committing fraud in Texas is a very serious matter. These kinds of charges can lead to your arrest and you may have to undergo a trial as a result. The fact is that Texas courts and law enforcement take…

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