Three Mistakes to Avoid at Sobriety Checkpoints

21 September 2016
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Setting up a roadblock to check the sobriety of every driver who passes through the checkpoint is a long tradition in most states (although twelve others have decided against them). While the most important thing you can do to avoid a problem at DUI checkpoints is to avoid drinking before you drive, it's also true that you can get into trouble at a checkpoint even when you're not over the legal limit if you're not careful. Read More 

3 Things You Can Do To Lessen Your Chance Of A Felony Conviction

19 September 2016
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If you believe that you are going to be charged with a felony, you may already understand how serious the matter is. Felonies, such as murder or drug trafficking, are considered to be crimes of a more heinous nature than other offenses, such as traffic violations. As a result, the penalties associated with a felony are more dire. If you are convicted of a felony, you could spend years of your life in prison. Read More 

Contempt Of Court For Child Support: What It Means, Why The Criminal Charges, And How To Fix It

15 August 2016
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Courts are brutal when it comes to not supporting your kids, and they should be. It took both parents to make a child, and it takes both parents' income to provide for a child. That said, when your ex takes you to court for contempt over child support, you are in some very hot water indeed. Here is what a contempt of court charge for child support means, why you may be facing criminal charges, and how to fix it. Read More 

How To Lighten The Penalties Of Your DUI

20 July 2016
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The penalties for a DUI offense can have a great range in severity. You can help to control the outcome of your sentencing by preparing for your trial in specific ways. Here are some things to do in order to lighten your DUI penalties.  Pick a Great Lawyer Having a great DUI attorney on your side helps a lot when you're trying to reduce your penalties. They help to focus your energy on the facts that are most central to your defense. Read More 

3 Ways That A Criminal Lawyer Can Help You

12 April 2016
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The single most important person to contact if you have been arrested and charged with a crime is a criminal lawyer, mostly because he or she can provide a number of helpful services. Listed below are just a few of the many ways in which a criminal lawyer can help. Negotiating And Explaining Plea Bargains One of the biggest ways that an attorney can assist you is by helping you deal with any plea bargains that you may receive. Read More