201506.30
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What You Should Know before You Choose a Defense Attorney

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Every legal professional is different, so if you are ever in a position where you need to hire one, the process can be intimidating if you do not know exactly what to look for. If charges have been filed against you, the stakes are high, and you should take a few things into consideration before…

201506.15
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What to Expect from Your Criminal Defense Attorney

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When you are facing the difficulties associated with a federal trial, there are certain practices a good criminal defense attorney should do. Here are some things to look for both before and during your trial. The Primary Role of a Criminal Defense Attorney While the primary role your federal criminal defense attorney should play might…

201506.09
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Having Gambling Debts Can Land You in Jail

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Warrants for Las Vegas casino markers have no jurisdictional restrictions as they can affect your lifestyle anywhere in the world. If you enjoy gambling in this amazing city, take steps to avoid amassing gambling debts, or you could face jail time regardless of where you go. 3 Ways to Avoid Gambling Debts and Jail Time…

Miranda Rights Are Meant to Protect You from Yourself
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Miranda Rights Are Meant to Protect You from Yourself

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When you’re arrested, the first thing you hear should be an officer reading your Miranda Rights. While this is a reminder that you don’t have to say anything to law enforcement, some people will still say too much. What Makes Miranda Rights so Valuable to the Accused? The Miranda warning is a fundamental rule that…

201505.19
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What to do When You’ve Been Charged with a Federal Crime

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Being arrested and charged with a federal offense is a very serious situation. The actions you take at this point can have a profound impact on your future. Essential Steps to Take When You’re Facing Federal Charges Being arrested is one of the most upsetting experiences you can face. As scary as it can be,…

201505.12
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Mistakes to Avoid When Facing Criminal Charges

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Individuals charged with a crime may make mistakes that negatively impact the verdict. Learn how to avoid these mistakes. Top Legal Mistakes People Make When Facing Criminal Charges If the criminal justice system was perfect, there would exist no chance of you being convicted of a crime you did not commit. Unfortunately, in the current…

201505.05
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Marijuana Laws Will Take Longer to Change in Nevada

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Since the state legislature opted not to approve Initiative Petition 1 in Nevada, the decision moves to the voters on Nov. 8, 2016. In the meantime, some possession charges have been reduced to misdemeanors. The Status of Nevada Marijuana Legislation The 2015 Nevada Legislature did not approve Initiative Petition 1, which favors the legalization, taxation…

Explanation of Federal Criminal Procedure
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Explanation of Federal Criminal Procedure

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Understanding how a federal criminal case will proceed can help people concentrate on building their defense. Federal Criminal Process: What to Expect The federal criminal process is highly complex and may leave you feeling confused. How a federal criminal case will proceed is governed by the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, rules designed to move…

201504.23
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Definitions of and Penalties for 3 Charges in Nevada

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Bobby Shmurda Case Highlights Three Types of Nevada Crimes Music lovers in Las Vegas might be following rapper Bobby Shmurda’s story as this rising star in the world of hip-hop faces criminal charges for possession of a weapon, conspiracy to commit murder and conspiracy to commit assault. The New York Police believe Shmurda belongs to…

201504.21
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Understanding Charges When Accused of Kidnapping

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The Many Facets of Kidnapping Charges Kidnapping has been defined as the unlawful taking and transporting of a person against that person’s will. It is often performed in an attempt to obtain ransom or to further another crime, and kidnapping for this reason is a serious offense that’s considered a first-degree crime. Kidnapping may also…