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27 Jul [Legal Dictionary] Definition of Accessory

[vc_row use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes"][vc_column][vc_column_text] An accessory to a crime is a person that helps someone else commit a crime. For example, if you drive a vehicle that takes your friend to and from a robbery, you could be an to the crime. In criminal law, being an accessory means...

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24 Jul [Legal Dictionary] Definition of Accomplice

An accomplice is someone who knowingly, voluntarily works with the principal offender in the commission of a crime. The definition is very clear that an accomplice must have a hand in helping someone commit a crime. An accomplice might help or encourage the main offender, but...

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