Federal Crimes

What is sedition?

Many people are very outspoken about how they feel about the federal government. Speaking out against the government is protected by the First Amendment. However, some people take it a step beyond just speaking out. When a person is trying to act against the federal...

Money laundering: An overview

Most people have heard the term “money laundering,” but what does it really mean? In short, money laundering is a scheme to make the proceeds from criminal activity seem like proceeds from a legitimate business.  New technology sometimes complicates financial matters....