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What Should I Do if My Friend or Loved One was Arrested in Schenectady, NY?

You just found out that a close friend or relative was arrested in or nearby to Schenectady, NY. What do you do? Better yet, what can you do? Although you may be feeling worried and even a little emotional, below we offer a few tips to consider…

PA Criminal Defense Attorneys Say the Two Men Arrested at Starbucks Settle for $200K Program for Young Entrepreneurs

On April 12th, two black men, who happen to be business partners, met up at a Starbucks establishment located in Philadelphia in a Rittenhouse Square neighborhood for a real estate meeting. They took their seats, although they hadn’t ordered…

Albany Criminal Defense Attorneys Explain Why a Former NY Officer Believes He Should Be “Shielded” After Being Sued by a Man He Wrongfully Arrested

A former Nassau County police detective is in court today asking New York’s highest court to “shield him from having to pay $300,00 or more for costs associated with a malicious prosecution lawsuit “that was filed a few years back. Under…

CA Criminal Defense Attorneys Reveal that the “Golden State Killer” Case May Have Been Solved Using Data from a Genealogy Website

AncestryDNA and 23and Me say they warn you in their fine print, which they do, that when you provide your saliva sample to find out more out about your heritage and your distant relatives, the data that comes back can be accessed by various…

Philadelphia Criminal Defense Attorneys Reveal that a Jury Has Found Bill Cosby Guilty of Sexual Assault

It has just been reported that Bill Cosby, 80, the man who once was the face of many family TV shows, has been found guilty of drugging and molesting a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. After a jury deliberated for nearly 14 hours,…

Criminal Defense Attorneys Share Details on Why CEO of Backpage.com Pleaded Guilty to Human Trafficking

If you have never heard of Backpage.com or weren’t aware of what products or services the website offered, it “hosted thinly veiled ads for prostitution” and “hosted child sex trafficking ads,” according to The Washington Post. The…

Augusta, ME Criminal Defense Attorneys Explain What Happens to Your CDL When Charged with a Crime

When an individual is issued a CDL, Commercial Driver’s License, it likely means they are going to be responsible for operating a vehicle that is either carrying goods or passengers. Whether they are transporting hundreds and thousands of…

NY Criminal Defense Attorneys Highlight Charges UFC Fighter Conor McGregor is Now Facing After Attacking Bus Carrying Fighters

Conor McGregor, who gained some popularity after fighting the undefeated boxer, Floyd Mayweather, is now facing criminal charges after he and his team of men rushed a bus at the Barclays Center in NY. McGregor along with Cian Cowley and Artem…

Saratoga County Sheriffs Office Had the Largest Seizure of Narcotics in County History

Saratoga Springs criminal defense lawyers reveal what was seized.   After a sixth month investigation, the Saratoga County Sheriff’s department gained enough evidence to execute seven warrants for the arrest of six people who were tied…

Criminal Defense Lawyers Discuss Allegations Against Tyrone Hankerson Jr.

Hankerson Jr. has been accused of embezzling thousands of dollars in financial aid funds.   Tyrone Hankerson Jr., who attended Howard University as an undergraduate and graduate student and also worked for the schools’ financial aid…

What is the Double Jeopardy Clause in the Fifth Amendment?

You’ve likely heard of the Double Jeopardy clause on television and in movies but there are different ways in which this clause can apply to a criminal case and how it can be used to protect someone who is facing a charge. Most of us understand…

What is the Castle Doctrine and How Can it be Used to Beat a Criminal Case?

The Castle Doctrine is a bill in the state of North Carolina that is similar to the Stand Your Ground Law in Florida. Under the Castle Doctrine bill, “a person may use defensive force to protect against the unlawful and forcible entry into…

Man Calls 911 to Report Home Invasion But is Arrested When Officers Find Several Drugs Inside His Home

We call the police in the event of an emergency, when we are involved in a car accident, or even when we suspect that a crime is being committed. That’s the natural reaction of most as police have the power and ability to take control of any…

Former MLB Player Caught with $500,000 Worth of Cocaine

  Esteban Loaiza is known by many for playing in the MLB for various teams including the White Sox, Rangers, Pirates, and Blue Jays. After pitching for eight different MLB teams over the course of 14 years, Loaiza seems to have gotten…

P.E. Teacher in Los Angeles Strips Naked in Front of Elementary School Children

Rather than teaching students about the importance of physical education and the various ways children can stay active, a P.E. teacher in Los Angeles was recently taken into police custody for the inappropriate behavior he displayed in front…

Michigan Pastor Who Attempted to Meet Up With 11-Year Old Sentenced to 60 Days in Jail

Pastor David Diehl is how many referred to him just a few months ago, but to the courts, he now identifies as criminal David Diehl, the man who attempted to meet up with an 11-year-old for sex. Going back to November, Diehl was a pastor at the…