State Vs. Federal Crimes

State Vs. Federal Crimes in the United States: What’s the Difference?
Criminal Law

State Vs. Federal Crimes in the United States: What’s the Difference?

The majority of crimes in the United States involve state law violations. However, in the same way that state legislators pass laws that criminalize certain acts at the state level, Congress has also enacted laws that criminalize acts at the federal level. These are known as state and federal laws, respectively. For a crime to […]

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