Categories for Criminal Defense

What Are Some Things To Avoid During a DUI Stop?

January 2, 2023

Getting pulled over for a DUI can be extremely terrifying. You may not know what to do or how to act. It may be impossible to think clearly, especially if you are intoxicated. If you are ever pulled over for suspicion of drunk driving, there are some things you should... View Article

Should I Hire a Lawyer for a Misdemeanor Offense?

December 5, 2022

A misdemeanor typically has a jail time of no more than one year. The fines for such crimes are also on the lower end of the spectrum. Thus, you might wonder if you need to go so far as to invest in hiring a criminal defense lawyer for your case.... View Article

What Does It Mean To Plead The Fifth?

October 26, 2022

You have probably heard the term “plead the fifth” before, even if it was only in a cop show on TV. But what does this phrase really mean? Can it actually help you in a legal situation? This quick guide will provide you with some more information on what this... View Article

What Is an Indictment?

September 26, 2022

Many people might have heard the terms before but are not fully aware of their meaning when it comes to criminal charges and the legal process. Terms like indictment are thrown around on popular TV shows without a thorough explanation of what they mean. It is important that you know... View Article

Why It’s Important to Find an Attorney for Your Criminal Case

November 9, 2021

When you’re arrested and charged with a crime, a good criminal defense attorney can make or break your case. If you can’t afford to hire a private attorney, a public defender will be appointed to your case. Whichever type of criminal defense lawyer you choose, they’ll help you navigate the... View Article

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