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68 votes
2 answers
46k views

Why are lawyers typically excluded from juries?

30 votes
7 answers
12k views

Can I booby-trap my property against police?

25 votes
2 answers
2k views

Are there any remedies for abusive or insulting behavior by agents executing a search warrant?

19 votes
3 answers
2k views

How is it constitutional to require defendants to pay for counsel?

18 votes
5 answers
5k views

"Innocent until proven guilty" doesn't apply to bail?

17 votes
1 answer
2k views

Is there any remedy for unnecessary insult by police in the course of their lawful duties?

17 votes
3 answers
2k views

Does the Right to Counsel require qualifications?

15 votes
3 answers
3k views

Does the New York State Governor have the authority to impose fines?

11 votes
3 answers
7k views

How is the "permanent deprivation" element of theft proven in practice?

11 votes
3 answers
5k views

Does killing witnesses before trial suppress them?

11 votes
2 answers
8k views

Does handing keys to police under duress constitute consent to search?

10 votes
1 answer
1k views

Can I teach those careless kids a lesson and destroy their ball?

10 votes
2 answers
263 views

Are the relative levels of fines and imprisonment disproportionate?

10 votes
1 answer
2k views

What happens if you tell the court you are not satisfied with your attorney's representation?

9 votes
5 answers
2k views

What resources are available to a pro se litigant?

8 votes
2 answers
2k views

How can "factual" intellectual property be protected?

8 votes
2 answers
1k views

Do immunity agreements really work?

8 votes
1 answer
529 views

Does volunteer photographer own copyright?

7 votes
3 answers
6k views

When can "exact change" policies be enforced?

7 votes
1 answer
652 views

How do lawyers find expert witnesses?

6 votes
3 answers
612 views

Can you keep illegal information?

6 votes
2 answers
1k views

Why don't lawyers keep a queue of contingency cases?

6 votes
2 answers
564 views

Police misconduct: Who could be charged?

6 votes
3 answers
1k views

Does attorney-client privilege protect a client who lies about his attorney?

6 votes
4 answers
580 views

Can contracts include irrevocable terms of imprisonment for breach?

6 votes
3 answers
759 views

Why *must* a defendant be present during a criminal trial?

5 votes
1 answer
183 views

Is trial courtroom layout prescribed by rule or law?

5 votes
2 answers
1k views

Can anyone prevail against government law enforcement agencies for defamatory press releases?

5 votes
1 answer
290 views

Must the State compensate individuals from whom property is seized as evidence?

5 votes
3 answers
586 views

Is there any recourse for costs and consequences of police detention?