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What elements are considered when deciding order of trials and sentences for a multi-region, multi-year, multi-severity criminal?

In the US I understand this is generally a matter of negciation among the various authorities wishing to prosecute the accused. Particularly serious crimes often go first, but the jurisdiction that ...
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What elements are considered when deciding order of trials and sentences for a multi-region, multi-year, multi-severity criminal?

england-and-wales The timing of charges being laid is a factor to take in to account, as is whether a charge is appropriate after taking in to account the suspect's circumstances described in the OP, ...
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What gives the (New York State) governor the power to make executive orders?

I agree that it's not stated explicitly, but I wouldn't expect it to be. I think it's implicit in Article IV Section 1: "The executive power shall be vested in the governor [...]". The ...

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