What is North Carolina’s “Revenge Porn” Law?

What is North Carolina’s “Revenge Porn” Law? With access to the internet and social media in our pockets, there comes many great opportunities to interact with one another, as well as many ways to cause harm. A form of abuse that has garnered a great deal of attention is what people refer to as “Revenge…

Patient Abuse

Patient Abuse Crimes in North Carolina You have probably heard of medical or nursing home malpractice, where healthcare providers, hospitals, and care facilities are sued for their failure to provide adequate care. While these cases are often handled in civil courts, did you know that when misconduct is determined to be “abuse”, the care providers…

Disabled and Elder Abuse and Exploitation

Exploitation of Elder Adults and People with Disabilities While most crimes focus on the criminal acts of the accused, and sometimes on their state of mind at the time of the offense, there are some crimes that require a specific kind of victim. The crimes that most likely come to mind here would be those…