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28 votes
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If applied in the United States, what is the most obvious legally functional difference between the British and American "mirandizing" phrase?

19 votes
5 answers
14k views

If a person punches my wife and I am right there, do I have a right to punch that person, or use a singular subduing technique in response?

13 votes
3 answers
4k views

When translating the law, who ensures that the wording does not change the meaning of the law?

7 votes
2 answers
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If Marbury v Madison was overturned, would this eliminate Judicial Review in the United States?

6 votes
1 answer
877 views

What Supreme Court cases, other than Nixon v. United States, have directly applied or interpreted U.S. Const. Art. I, Section 3, Clause 6?

6 votes
2 answers
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Does "solicit" mean the solicitor must receive what is being solicited in context of 52 U.S. Code Section 30121?

5 votes
2 answers
353 views

If an appeals court orders a lower court to throw out a case, can this be appealed by the lower court?

5 votes
1 answer
576 views

Is the premise of Robert Mueller about how a sitting President cannot be indicted imply that a sitting President is above the law?

5 votes
4 answers
547 views

Can a policeman be charged with "not arresting someone who should have been arrested"?

4 votes
2 answers
282 views

What standing does one state have to determine if another state(s)' implementation of their own constitution violates the federal constitution?

4 votes
1 answer
255 views

At what point does "peaceably" in the First Amendment not apply with regard to unlawful assembly?

4 votes
1 answer
754 views

If someone under investigation is told they are not a "Criminal Target", what are the ways that they can later become one?

4 votes
1 answer
192 views

Can William Barr fully comply with the House Judiciary Committee's Subpoena?

3 votes
1 answer
210 views

When a U.S. Attorney files charges, does this mean it is automatically filed on behalf of the DoJ?

3 votes
2 answers
6k views

Are there any Supreme Court cases that have directly issued rulings citing the 25th amendment?

3 votes
1 answer
300 views

When I move to Pennsylvania, will the State Jury selection system keep track of when I was called to serve in my previous state?

3 votes
2 answers
513 views

Would the acceptance of Susan B. Anthony's pardon validate the criminal proceedings she underwent due to voting?

3 votes
1 answer
134 views

What decisions can a Judge make after the Prosecution withdraws a case?

2 votes
2 answers
527 views

What is the status of Rand Paul's criminal referral to the DOJ relating to allegations levied against Dr. Anthony Fauci?

2 votes
1 answer
236 views

Which jury duty is the mandatory one to attend if a person is summoned to both State and Federal court on the same day?

2 votes
1 answer
95 views

What is the functional effect of overturning precedent?

2 votes
0 answers
34 views

Why was the decision to make a non-traditional prosecutorial judgement unclear at the start of the 2017 Special Counsel Investigation?

2 votes
1 answer
108 views

Did Kamala Harris obstruct justice, if Tulsi Gabbard's claim is to be taken at face value?

2 votes
2 answers
103 views

What authority (or authorities) have established the status of State ratifications of U.S. Constitutional amendments?

1 vote
1 answer
55 views

Would a user expose themselves to legal jeopardy if they were paid to write a question or an answer for someone else?

1 vote
2 answers
986 views

On the federal level, does the Constitution actually mandate that "no one above the law"?

0 votes
1 answer
140 views

Is the presence of a melee weapon such as a knife enough legal justification for a police man to shoot the possessor of the knife?

0 votes
1 answer
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Where is the full list of Fillings for In re: Enforcement of Election Laws in the Georgia State Court?

-1 votes
1 answer
50 views

How would one go about getting an exemption from the gathering limit of the PAUSE Executive Order?