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Is it burglary to take belongings without the permission of the true owner?

Someone ('A') has emails and a couple of text messages from another person ('B') that authorize the removal of scrap metal and a few other items. B gives the A the code to the gate at the address. A ...
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Has anyone been charged for stealing their own stuff?

Suppose someone "A" has a storage unit, and was told by the manager to remove their belongings by a certain date. "A" was then notified that the manager was leaving early and not ...
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Is a non dwelling burglary under s91b theft act 1968 strict liability?

Section 9(1)(b) of the theft act 1968 specifies an offence of entering as a trespasser and then taking or damaging things from a building. Does conviction for this offence require a demonstration of ...
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Can I be charge with burglary of habitation for giving someone a ride? [closed]

I recently gave smy friend a ride to his uncles house and he ended up stealing. They trying to charge me for it because my friend is saying I helped him but I only gave him a ride.I live in Texas.
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Did the Buckingham Palace intruder commit a crime?

Having just watched the episode of The Crown (Netflix series) dealing with the break in at Buckingham Palace in 1982 by unemployed man, Michael Fagan, I looked up the Wikipedia entry on the matter and ...
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Breaking/entering/theft charges

What would be all possible charges that could be filed in this scenario: A person breaks a window, enters the house through the window, takes $1000 worth of computer equipment, and leaves through a ...
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