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Written By: Alex Messmore
Senior Associate Editor, American Journal of Trial Advocacy
What happens when a crime is committed on an airplane mid-flight?
In 2017, airlines carried 4.1 billion passengers on flights around the world. With 4.1 billion people, there is bound to be some “turbulence” on board. With that being said, where exactly do charges need to be brought when crime occurs mid-flight? Continue reading “Mile High Crime: Selecting Venue for Crimes Committed on an Aircraft”