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Dark Web, a 3-part series

Dark Web, Part 2

By | Lawyers in SGF

This week we’ll continue our review of the Dark Web and its interplay with the criminal justice system. Last week we gave a general overview of what the Dark Web is and how people use it. The Dark Web has been front and center in many high-profile criminal prosecutions all…

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Dark Web, a 3-part series

Dark Web, Part 3

By | Lawyers in SGF

Welcome back. In Part 3 of our Dark Web series, we’ll take an in-depth look at a controversial Dark Web case arising out of law enforcement’s Operation Pacifier. Part 1 and Part 2 of our series provide some background information on the Dark Web and why it’s important. Operation Pacifier…

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Dark Web, a 3-part series

Dark Web, Part 1

By | Lawyers in SGF

The Dark Web has been front and center in a growing number of high-profile criminal prosecutions. In order to effectively defend these cases, criminal trial lawyers should develop a practical understanding of the Dark Web and how exactly it is being used in criminal prosecutions. In Part 1, we’ll introduce…

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Jeff Sessions The War on Drugs

Too Much: Jeff Sessions Re-ignites the War on Drugs

By | Lawyers in SGF

In a recent development, Donald Trump’s attorney general, Jeff Sessions, directed United States Attorneys around the country to seek the harshest punishments possible in federal drug cases including the charging of offenses that carry mandatory minimum sentences. A Big Step Back for Opponents of Mandatory Minimum Sentences A few of the formerly…

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