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- How Will A DWI Affect My Job?
The implications that a DWI charge can have on your employment.
- Can I Represent Myself in a Criminal Case?
Explaining the process of representing oneself in a criminal case, and outlining the risks involved with doing so.
- My Kid Got Arrested, What Now? Choosing a Criminal Defense Lawyer
Designed to provide parents with specific things to consider before choosing a criminal defense lawyer to represent his/her child who has been charged with a crime.
- DUI Defenses
If you were pulled over during a holiday or any other time of year, you may have been arrested for DUI. However, there are several defenses that a criminal defense attorney may raise to protect you from a conviction.
- What Are the Rules Regarding Unconstitutional Searches?
The United States Constitution provides protection for individuals from illegal searches and seizures. Whether a search is constitutional depends on the particular circumstances of the case.
- My Kid Got Arrested, What Now? The Pennsylvania Criminal Process For Parents
Designed to provide parents with general information about the Pennsylvania criminal process in the event that their child has been charged with a crime.
- Drug Crimes in Colorado
Colorado law widely regulates the use of medicinal drugs and outright bans the use of most harmful non-medicinal drugs.
- How Can I Get a Criminal Conviction off My Record?
Criminal convictions are often discovered by potential employers and landlords upon completing a background check. A conviction can follow a person around for his or her lifetime in some cases. Seeking to expunge or seal your criminal record may help this information to be removed from the public eye. However, it may not completely remove the conviction from a person’s criminal record.
- Five Ways Not to Become a Blind Mule
Yes, it does happen. While the majority of those who are arrested at the international border with cars laden with narcotics know that of their illicit cargo, there are the occasional blind mules –those who were duped by strangers, business associates or even loved ones to carry the contraband.
- What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Accepting a Plea Bargain?
The prosecutor and the judge may prefer to dispose of cases through a plea bargain because doing so helps to manage case loads and reduce the number of cases that require a full trial. This helps to decrease the expense that the state will pay for this portion of the criminal justice system. Criminal defendants may also realize certain advantages by accepting a plea bargain. However, they must also be aware of the disadvantages.