What You Need to Know About Your Miranda Rights When Arrested

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Anyone who has ever been arrested, seen someone arrested, or watched a television show or movie in which someone is arrested has heard of the Miranda Rights. Unfortunately, far too many people think that they know all there is to know on the subject and never consider what they might not know. Did you know […]

 Bitcoins and the Law

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As with anything new, there will be problems; many arising simply because there is no precedent to follow. Since their conception in 2009, Bitcoins have continued to be a source of constant speculation and discussion among everyone from world financial leaders all the way down to the local corner businessman. Today many experts believe this […]

Fireworks Laws in Charleston SC

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How does the law define a firework? A firework is any device designed to produce a visible or audible effect by combustion, deflagration, or detonation. South Carolina recognizes two kinds of legal fireworks: “display fireworks” and “consumer fireworks.” Display fireworks are the big and booming fireworks that we think of on the Fourth of July, whereas […]

The History of Bitcoin

Bitcoin History

In October 2008 Satoshi Nakamoto published a paper on The Cryptography Mailing List outlining the basis intent behind Bitcoin, his cryptocurrency format. This proposed idea involved using sophisticated software code to create, authenticate and protect intangible currency without involving or being dependent on any government treasury or centralized banking system. There has been much discussion […]