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Semi-Truck Driver Arrested in Eaton County, Michigan After Driving Erratically and Showing Signs of Impairment

A semi-truck driver was recently arrested after the Eaton County Sheriff’s Office received several calls from motorists claiming the driver was operating his vehicle “erratically” on I-69 heading north [Source: WILX 10]. After deputies…
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Lansing, Michigan Woman Faces Three Felony Charges After Hitting and Injuring Two Pedestrians

When a person is accused of committing a serious offense, they will likely be charged with what is called a felony crime. A felony crime carries severe penalties including, but not limited to, jail time, fines, court fees, and more. When an…
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Michigan, Clinton County Deputies Arrest Man on Theft and Drug Charges After He Was Caught Driving a Stolen Vehicle

A Michigan man is facing some rather hefty charges after he allegedly engaged in a vehicle and foot pursuit with officers from several Michigan police agencies. The Lansing State Journal says that on July 29th, Clinton County Sheriff’s Office…
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3 Staff Members at Michigan Youth Center Charged in 16-Year-Old’s Death

Three former Lakeside Academy staff members are facing criminal charges after tackling and restraining 16-year-old Cornelius Fredericks who became unconscious and later died. Detroit News says that while Fredericks was eating lunch at Lakeside…

What is breaking and entering in Lansing Michigan and how can a lawyer defend someone against this charge?

When the state charges a person with a crime, it is important for the defendant to gain a basic understanding of exactly what the charges are and any potential penalties. This is usually first done at an arraignment or bond hearing. Like all…