"National Survey on VAWA Reform The SAVE Special Report, An Assault Upon our Civil Rights, documents how domestic violence laws infringe on the rights of millions of Americans. And civil rights expert Wendy Kaminer deplores how federal sexual assault policies have become rooted in an ”authoritarian impulse“."
#Howell_Michigan #Criminal_Defense_Attorneys : Criminal defense attorneys deal with the issues of the crimes with which his or her clients are charged with. The defense attorneys are entitled to the presumption of innocence until prosecutors prove every essential element of the crime beyond a reasonable uncertainty. Serious crimes like felonies are tried by the juries of twelve people and the jury should be unanimous in its verdict to either acquit or convict the defendant.
The amazing evolutionary path of Presumption Of Innocence from year 1215 to 2013... and its even more amazing time warp back to Pre-13th century standards, explained by Mr. Chomsky in 12 minutes. This extract is from an interview shot on January 22, 2013, as part of a documentary project Tipping Point Democracy. Find out more at http://janwell...
No more presumption of innocence for police -- It’s not enough to say there are “a few bad apples” who are being dealt with, but also what is being done to root out the others who continue to serve and hold them accountable.
(Newspaper Article) "Presumption of innocence lost for sizzle and sales" by Greg Barns 30 Apr 2012. Discusses the failure on the part of the media and politicians to observe a sacrosanct feature of our justice system - that is, the presumption of innocence. http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/3979060.html