Ms Hilary Holt LoCicero

Hilary Holt LoCicero


White Collar Crime

How law-abiding citizens can be ensnared in federal criminal investigations
USA | 20 July 2015

There are many subtle ways in which a law-abiding citizen can commit a federal felony under US law in a matter of minutes. The pressures of life can put people in situations where they take morally questionable actions that are prohibited by federal criminal law leading to criminal penalties. The average citizen should thus realise how broad US criminal law can be and how it can be applied to him or her.