If you've been arrested for either possession or attempt to distribute any type of drug, there is little doubt you'r concerned about your future. While some drug charges are certainly valid, in many cases it can often be a matter of at the wrong place at the wrong time. For people facing these types of charges, the first thing to do is to hire a professional attorney who specialized in these types of cases. [Read More]
Have You Been Charged With DUI? Explore Your Possible Defenses
Even if this is your very first time being charged with a DUI offense, being convicted of this crime can result in very serious consequences. For instance, you may lose your driving privileges for an extended period of time, be required to attend rehabilitation sessions, be forced to pay several hefty fines, and even be sentenced to time in jail. With so much on the line, it is important for you to know that there are several difference defense strategies that may be used to help get the charges against you dismissed or to secure a not-guilty verdict if your case does in fact go to trial. [Read More]
Can You Be Criminally Charged For Failing To Report A Stolen Gun?
Whether you're a firearm enthusiast or just have one or two guns for home protection, you're likely already taking safety precautions with your collection. Locking your unloaded firearms in a gun safe and taking other security measures to limit outside access can go a long way toward keeping you and your guns safe. However, theft can still happen -- and if your gun is later used to commit a crime, you may find yourself facing steep criminal charges, or even jail time. [Read More]
Situations Where You Want To Call A Lawyer -- When You're Not A Suspect
Movies and television stress the importance of you requesting a defense attorney if you've become a suspect in a criminal case. While that is vital for you to know, there are other situations where you will want to have a lawyer on call if you are interacting with the police -- even if you aren't a suspect. Here are a couple of scenarios where it's still best to have a lawyer by your side. [Read More]