Expert was permitted to testify at trial as to why a child victim may delay in reporting sexual abuse.
iPad was not an "electronic, mechanical or other device" within § 5702 because it was not the functional equivalent of a telephone
The determination that mandatory minimum sentencing schemes in PA were unconstitutional has been held not to apply retroactively
A person is guilty of possession of child pornography for the mere knowing control of the item in Pennsylvania.
The concept of Com v. Hainesworth may not be applicable to federal cases where the Commonwealth is not a participant in the plea agreement
Drug dog sniffs that prolong a routine traffic stop are unconstitutional as determined by the U.S. Supreme Court
It's important to properly and thoroughly investigate the matter before proceeding to court.
Police interviewers often go from the assumption that the suspect is guilty.
A mandatory sentence under the State Sentencing Code is what it says... "mandatory."
The Supreme Court of PA held that accessing and viewing child pornography over the internet constituted "control" of such pornography under applicable Pennsylvania statute.