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Admiralty Law and Maritime Law

Lea en español Admiralty law and maritime law govern entities that operate vessels on the ocean. Common suits brought under admiralty law include damaged cargo, injured seamen, collisions between vessels and maritime pollution. GetLegal.com’s Admiralty and Maritime Law Center provides general legal information on select admiralty laws.    Death on the High Seas Act The […]

5th Amendment

Lea en español What is the 5th Amendment Law? The principles contained in the 5th Amendment are vital to a person accused of a crime. Although the amendment contains several provisions, four elements protect a person accused of a crime: the right against compelled self-incrimination, the right to a grand jury, the right of protection […]

6th Amendment

Lea en español 6th Amendment Legal Definition The 6th Amendment contains five principles that affect the rights of a defendant in a criminal prosecution: the right to a speedy and public trial, the right to be tried by an impartial jury, the right to be informed of the charges, the right to confront and call […]