March 30, 2010 @ 02:29 AM -- by unknown
Being accused of a crime can be a scary and confusing experience. Review the following frequently asked questions to learn more about criminal law.
March 30, 2010 @ 02:24 AM -- by unknown
A non-violent crime typically committed to achieve financial gain, white collar crimes can carry significant punishments as well as civil penalties.
March 25, 2010 @ 07:09 PM -- by unknown
The article provides a breakdown of child abuse into major categories, with examples of each. Statistics are given regarding the number of children suffering abuse as a whole, as well as in each classification, annually.
December 30, 2009 @ 03:52 AM -- by unknown
Facing charges of drug possession can be overwhelming. If you are accused of drug possession, an attorney can help defend your rights.
December 30, 2009 @ 03:50 AM -- by unknown
Review the following frequently asked questions to learn more about what to expect if you are charged with a misdemeanor crime.
November 17, 2009 @ 07:56 AM -- by unknown
White collar criminal offenses can include a range of crimes, from embezzlement to tax evasion. If you are accused of this type of crime, a defense lawyer can help protect your rights.
October 10, 2009 @ 08:10 PM -- by unknown
If you are charged with DUI/DWI, it is important that you speak to an attorney as soon as possible to protect your rights. An experienced criminal defense attorney can help you achieve a positive outcome for your case.
September 14, 2009 @ 08:09 PM -- by unknown
The penalties for drug possession can be severe. Learn more about the possible penalties someone convicted of drug possession may face, as well as why it is beneficial to hire an attorney.
August 11, 2009 @ 08:04 PM -- by unknown
Felonies are the most serious type of crime, and yet some people are uncertain as to what types of crimes constitute a felony. Review the following frequently asked questions to learn more about felony crimes.
June 01, 2009 @ 01:43 AM -- by unknown
Hate crimes can be defined in many different ways according to Federal, State, and local laws, but all of these courts consider hate crimes to be serious criminal offenses.
March 22, 2009 @ 11:59 PM -- by unknown
All domestic violence cases are different. A criminal defense lawyer can help individuals who are accused of domestic violence.
December 20, 2008 @ 04:18 PM -- by unknown
If you have been accused of a cyber crime, criminal law attorneys can prepare a strong defense to help protect your rights.
December 20, 2008 @ 04:09 PM -- by unknown
Criminal law in the United States is a collection of rules and statutes that combine to describe behaviors and conduct prohibited by the government because it threatens public safety and welfare. It also establishes punishments to be imposed for the commission of any such acts.
October 15, 2008 @ 02:56 AM -- by unknown
The term sexual assault covers a broad range of possible criminal offenses. The laws on sexual assault vary greatly from state to state, but across the country sex crimes are considered very serious offense and can carry some harsh punishments.
October 15, 2008 @ 02:51 AM -- by unknown
Learn about assault and battery, the possible charges, and punishments if convicted of these crimes. It is important to contact an attorney if you have been accused of assault and battery.
October 15, 2008 @ 02:43 AM -- by unknown
Drunk driving (DUI/DWI) is a serious offense and a felony in some cases. The laws regarding drunk driving vary greatly from state to state so itâ€™s important that you know the laws of your state, and avoid getting behind the wheel of a vehicle if youâ€™ve been drinking alcoholic beverages.
October 15, 2008 @ 02:40 AM -- by unknown
The three strikes law punishes repeat offenders who have committed violent crimes. It is a mandatory sentencing guide that lays down strict prison sentences for those repeat offenders.