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From the Supreme Court on down to the county courthouse, police law and decisions affecting law enforcement change on a daily basis. The Legal topic page on PoliceOne is a must-read for any officer, at any agency, who wants to stay up-to-date on the latest news. Every trial, verdict, and court decision that has to do with cops will be covered on this page, which also features expert analysis.
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June 17, 2014

Court rules police can trace stolen WiFi signals

People who hijack their neighbors' WiFi to commit crimes on the Internet shouldn't expect their misdeeds to stay hidden - Full Story
June 16, 2014

Supreme Court will hear appeal over online threats to police, others

Court will consider the free speech rights of people who use violent or threatening language on Facebook and other electronic media where the speaker's intent is not always clear - Full Story
June 16, 2014

Ill. bans police ticket quotas

Law prevents departments from assigning an officer a specific amount of citations to issue and also stops them from comparing officers based on tickets - Full Story
June 16, 2014
Changing pot laws prompt child-endangerment review

Changing pot laws prompt child-endangerment review

Pot's growing acceptance is complicating the task of determining when kids are in danger - Full Story
June 16, 2014

GPS tracking drug case has left unsettled questions

A 2-year-old Supreme Court decision has caused more confusion than clarity on how police may track the whereabouts of criminal suspects - Full Story
June 13, 2014
6 Cleveland officers plead not guilty in deadly pursuit case

6 Cleveland officers plead not guilty in deadly pursuit case

November 2012 pursuit ended with 137 gunshots and the deaths of two people - Full Story
June 12, 2014

New gun control bills introduced in response to Calif. massacre

Officers investigating allegations that a person may be a danger to himself or others would be required to first check a state database to determine whether the person owns firearms - Full Story
June 12, 2014

Mo. cop barred from owning gun fears for safety, fights back

Officer can't own gun where he lives because of a felony crime he committed as a juvenile - Full Story
June 12, 2014

Video: Ind. woman plans lawsuit for strip search in jail

Floyd County Sheriff Darrell Mills said proper procedure was taken to prevent woman from harming herself - Full Story



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