Can I Be Charged if a Crime Happened Under Duress?

If you have been charged with a crime but that crime took place under duress, you may find that it…

Young Girls Being Lured Into Prostitution

The unfortunate fact remains in the realm of prostitution: Many minors are lured into its terrible grip each year. Many…

Entrapment and How it is Used as a Defense

People will sometimes use entrapment as a defense in their criminal cases because “Government agents may not originate a criminal…

The Defense of Duress: When You Were Coerced to Commit a Crime

What does it mean to act out in response to duress and is it a successful defense to raise in a…