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When filed closely in time civil cases are usually delayed until resolution of criminal charges to ensure fair criminal jury trials. Civil cases then proceed once criminal trials are over...unless civil lawsuits are withdrawn. Of course civil trials also allow endless retrials in higher level courts and changes in venue/jurisdictions etc. ... all assuming ...


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It is a good idea for a story: that’s why it’s a trope Shooting someone with a BB gun is problematic because it’s hard to see what legal justification there could be for that type of assault. However, if we instead thing of paint ball guns, C is a murderer and A & B have committed no crime. Real life examples: While performing a suicide scene in a ...


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