Benefits of Hiring a Criminal Defense Attorney When Wrongfully Accused of a Crime

Picture this: You decide to go out for a late night snack at a local convenient store. Among all the things that can occur, a robbery takes place several blocks away and low and behold, your description matches that of the criminal who committed…

Common Cases of Those Charged with OWI in Iowa

Operating a vehicle while under the influence (OWI) has become quite common in Polk County, Iowa, which is a neighboring county to that of Iowa City’s.  If suspected of OWI,  the government is required to prove you were under the influence…

Criminal Defense Lawyers: Their Abilities and Understanding of the Law

The idea of facing criminal charges alone can be overwhelming in itself. Whether you have been accused or convicted, the mere thought of having to spend time behind bars is not ideal, and having to pay hundreds or even thousands of dollars in…

Florida is Recognized for Its Poor Reputation Regarding the Stand Your Ground Law

The Stand Your Ground law, as well as the allowance of gun possession is in constant fluctuation in Florida. With the many crimes committed, and those who manage to survive pleading they used self-defense as their reasoning for harming another,…

What Charges Do I Face if Accused of Robbery or Burglary in Missouri?

While robbery and burglary are similar in the crime committed, both vary is several ways, including the charges that come along with them. Each state handles criminal cases differently, and the accused offender is sentenced depending on the…

Medical Marijuana Patient Charged with A Felony for Synthetic THC

As some patients find themselves in need of certain medications to aid them back to wellness, others find themselves requiring the use of medical marijuana to treat their condition. And with all the new laws being enacted in regards to the use…

Can I Be Criminally Charged for Self Defense?

With the increased crime rate throughout the country, it is important to understand the concept of self-defense, when it can be used, and if you are at risk of being charged for a crime even though it was considered an act of protecting yourself.…

Super Bowl Sunday and the DWI Arrests Made

Albany, NY- Many people can’t deny the opportunity to have a good time and what better event to do so than for the Super Bowl. And as new sports seasons make their way into the playing field, there is only room for more opportunity to get…

What Consequences Do I Face with Multiple DUI charges?

Being charged or even convicted of a DUI (driving under the influence) or DWI (driving while impaired) is a serious crime, and carries with it the consequences suitable for the offense committed. However, when you find yourself in a debacle…

Do I Need to Hire a Criminal Defense Lawyer if I am an Accessory to a Crime?

Houston, TX- With Houston being the enormous city that it is, and with the crime rate that is has, it is no wonder why the official site for the city of Houston provides its citizens access to their site with up-to-date information on the types…

Daycare Worker Convicted for Advocating Toddlers to Fight

Majority of parents rely on daycare facilities to help watch their kids and provide them with the care they need throughout the day while they are working. Some have no choice but to start their kids off at daycare only months after they are…

Hiring a Criminal Defense Attorney When Wrongfully Accused of Child Abuse

As parents are well aware, the lives of their children always come first. Many sleepless nights and lengthy days involving ballet recitals, karate practice, or basketball games take much of the time left in the day that is not devoted to working…

18 Years in Prison, Yet Innocent of the Crime

Violating federal or state laws and the consequences these “criminals” face are often never linked together until it comes time for sentencing, standing before a judge with their criminal defense attorney by their side. That perhaps is when…

Does a Police Officer Need a Reason to Stop Me?

As a driver behind the wheel, it is your duty and obligation to abide by all laws set forth including your manner as a motorist, as well as those required to be followed on the roadways. A driver is never to operate a vehicle when under the…

The Difference Between Assault, Battery, and Sexual Assault

As you begin each day, you never know what hurdles life is going to throw at you. Not all individuals start their day expecting to be involved in a situation that may lead to the accusation of committing a crime. West Virginia criminal defense…

An Arizona Woman Wrongfully Accused of Robbery and Sentenced to 14 Years in Prison

When an individual is convicted of an infraction, the alleged crimes are generally assumed to be true. The case is then disregarded, and this “criminal” is faced with jail time and the chain reaction of struggles they may face in their uphill…