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Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Mick Mickelsen Weighs in On Apple’s Plans to Scan Cloud Images for Explicit Images of Minors

Dallas, TX Apple recently announced that new software it will release later this year will scan users iCloud Photos for sexually explicit images of minors and report these images to appropriate authorities.  The update will scan iPhones and iPads for known child sexual abuse material (CSAM) from a database compiled by the National Center for...
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Q&A With Dallas Criminal Defense Attorney — White Collar Crime Lawyer Mick Mickelsen Answers Common Questions on Embezzlement 

Type: Blog Category: White Collar Crime Contributor: Mick Mickelsen – Dallas White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer Contact: (214) 720-9552.  Embezzlement is a form of financial fraud that involves using funds or other assets entrusted to you for a purpose other than intended by the owner of the assets. Embezzlement is a criminal offense under federal...
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Violent Crime Rates Spike in Many Texas Cities

Urban centers across the United States have recorded spikes in violent crime over the last year. Texas is no exception. Fort Worth, Houston, and Austin have experienced some of the biggest increases in the Lone Star State, according to recent statistics. Violent crimes in Texas comprise homicides, rapes, robberies, and aggravated assaults. According to homicide...
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5 Common Types of Fraud and Scams in Texas

Frauds and scams both involve using deception or manipulation to gain something for yourself, usually money or property, and therefore unfairly deprive another person of what rightfully belongs to them.  Some forms of fraud have been designated by federal and state governments as criminal offenses. These offenses may carry prison sentences and large fines, depending...
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