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Category: Criminal Defense

What Should I Do If I Miss My Criminal Court Date?

By admin Jul 19, 2021

The repercussions of missing a scheduled court date after being charged with criminal conduct can be drastic. Here's what you should understand about navigating the court system after missing an appearance and where to get reliable legal assistance.  Missed Your [...]

What Does Juror Misconduct Look Like?

By admin Jun 25, 2021

If a judge issues a guilty verdict in your criminal case, you may be able to file an appeal if you believe you had an unfair trial or if the jury was compromised. Here are the basics of jury misconduct [...]

What Happens If I Miss My Trial Date?

By admin May 26, 2021

If you're facing criminal charges, you'll be compelled to appear in court at a set time to have your case heard by a judge and depending on the crime, possibly a jury of your peers. Multiple court appearances are usually [...]

When Can Criminal Records Be Expunged?

By admin Apr 26, 2021

After being charged with a criminal offense, you’ll want to explore the options you may have to get some or all of your records expunged. This means that they are essentially removed from your file, so to speak, and can [...]

What Are Examples of Good Alibis?

By admin Mar 26, 2021

An alibi is one of the most effective criminal defense strategies no matter the case type. An alibi means you were somewhere else or with someone else at the time the crime allegedly occurred, typically meaning that you couldn’t possibly [...]

What Are Law Enforcement Guidelines for Deciding to Make a DWI Arrest?

By admin Jan 18, 2021

Several pieces of evidence that you are likely intoxicated by an illegal substance are needed before you can be arrested for drunk or drugged driving.  The officer that pulled you over should have:  Evaluated Your Driving Prior to Pulling You [...]

What Are Some Alternatives to Incarceration?

By admin Jan 11, 2021

Were you charged with a crime? Contrary to popular belief, jail may not be on your agenda. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your case, you may be eligible for an incarceration alternative; a penalty that satisfies the court without requiring [...]

Will Testifying Help My Criminal Case?

By admin Dec 15, 2020

Arrested for a crime? You may be considering testifying to your innocence under oath. Contrary to popular belief, this often does more harm than good and is why the majority of experienced criminal attorneys do not recommend that their clients [...]

What Rights Do Juveniles Have When Accused of a Crime?

By admin Oct 15, 2020

Being a juvenile and facing criminal charges is a frightening experience. It’s also difficult for the parents of the child, who may not know how best to help them. First and foremost, it’s critical to understand the rights of the [...]

Why Was My Breathalyzer Test Inaccurate?

By admin Sep 30, 2020

Many people believe breathalyzer tests are a smoking gun in a drunk driving case, but the truth is that there are many things that can cause breathalyzer results to be inaccurate. Depending on a number of factors, the driver's actual [...]

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