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The Supreme Court of the United States, or SCOTUS, recently issued holdings on two dog sniffing cases. The cases took two different situations into consideration. The first,Florida v. Harris, considered whether a drug-sniffing dog can be used to conduct a search on a vehicle while the second,Florida v. Jardines, answered whether a dog could be used to search the area ...

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Michigan law calls for sex offenders to be registered in three tiers, based on the crime committed, their risk of reoffending and their perceived danger to the public. For example, Level 1 offenders have a low risk of committing future crimes and pose a minimal public safety risk. Each tier has different requirements, particularly concerning registration and reporting.

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In February, the Michigan Department of Corrections began an internal audit of about 70,000 current parolees and probationers in an effort to crack down on non-compliance. The state has had a recent wave of notorious crimes by convicted criminals who were under the state's supervision. As expected, the review revealed significant supervision issues.

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If you're going through a divorce, chances are you and your soon-to-be ex will not be on the best of terms. There was a time when you were both in love, but if you've decided to go your separate ways, there must be some level of tension in the relationship. That can make the divorce process even more difficult because ...

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One day, though, it becomes clear that the right decision is to go your separate ways. You may be at peace with it but if the two of you have children, it's important to tell them about the divorce in the right way. So, here are a few things to keep in mind as you approach your children about the ...

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Actor Will Arnett, who played Gob Bluth in Arrested Development, and Amy Poehler, of Saturday Night Live and Parks and Recreation fame, have finalized their divorce. Though the couple separated nearly four years ago, they had not completely finished the process of divorcing until recently.

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Divorce is always a traumatic experience, at any age. But for older couples, the so-called "gray divorce," the effect is magnified. Often women in long-term marriages may have left the workforce, so it is harder for them to support themselves.

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