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Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

By Michael Lowe.

http://www.dallasjustice.com/dallascriminallawyerblog
Rank this Week: 4747

San Diego Criminal Lawyers Blog

San Diego Criminal Lawyers Blog

Covers criminal law. By Law Offices of David M. Boertje.

http://www.sandiegocriminallawyersblog.com/
  • Aug 16

    Carlsbad Pastor Arrested on Child Molestation Charge

    Carlsbad Pastor Arrested on Child Molestation Charge
    According to news outlet ABC 10, a Carlsbad pastor named Matthew Tague, 43, has been arrested on 16 counts of child molestation. Deputies with the San Diego Sheriff’s child abuse unit has charged him with lewd and lascivious acts with a…
  • Aug 10

    Bill Cosby Trial: Mistrial Declared After Jury Deadlock

    Bill Cosby Trial: Mistrial Declared After Jury Deadlock
    The saga of Bill Crosby’s criminal trial for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting dozens of women is finally over, as earlier this month, a Pennsylvania jury was unable to come to a unanimous decision, resulting in a mistrial. It…
  • Aug 3

    No Shackles for Pretrial Detainees in Court

    No Shackles for Pretrial Detainees in Court
    In a 6-5 opinion (United States v. Sanchez-Gomez), the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals just found the San Diego District Court’s 2013 shackling policy for pretrial defendants unconstitutional- “likening the court’s policy…
Rank this Week: 1638

Michigan Criminal Attorneys Blog

Michigan Criminal Attorneys Blog

Covers criminal law. By Hilf & Hilf, PLC.

https://www.michigancriminalattorneysblog.com/
  • Aug 16

    What is a Motion for Directed Verdict in a Criminal Trial?

    What is a Motion for Directed Verdict in a Criminal Trial?
    As the close of the prosecution’s case, a Defendant can request the court for a directed verdict in his or her favor.  What is a directed verdict?  Michigan Court Rule 6.419 indicates that during a criminal trial the defense…
  • Aug 14

    Can I fire my court appointed lawyer?

    Can I fire my court appointed lawyer?
    On occasion, a person will be dissatisfied with the lawyer that represents them in criminal law proceedings.  The reasons someone wants to obtain a new lawyer are various.  Reasons to want to obtain a new lawyer include the…
  • Aug 7

    Michigan Insanity Defense – Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity and Guilty but Mentally Ill

    Michigan Insanity Defense – Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity and Guilty but Mentally Ill
    One of the more difficult defenses to establish in Michigan is the insanity defense.   To prove legal insanity the Defense must prove by a preponderance of the evidence (show that it is more probable than not true) that the Defendant…
Rank this Week: 1884

The Law Office of Greg Tsioros…

The Law Office of Greg Tsioros Criminal Law Blog

Covers the ins and outs of Texas criminal law.

http://www.txcrimdefense.com/blog
  • Aug 16

    Knowing Your Rights for the Upcoming Texas No Refusal Weekend

    Knowing Your Rights for the Upcoming Texas No Refusal Weekend
    Labor Day weekend is also a “No Refusal” weekend in Houston. Texas prosecutors like “No Refusal” holidays because they have a deterrent effect on drunk driving. Statistics show that an inordinate number of drunk…
  • Aug 9

    DWI: How Texas’s “Second Chance” Law Could Help First-Time Offender

    DWI: How Texas’s “Second Chance” Law Could Help First-Time Offender
    Governor Gregg Abbott recently signed H.B. 3016, a bill that will allow a first-time DWI offender to submit an application for non-disclosure to restrict access to his or her criminal record. The new law seals the offender’s record and…
  • Aug 2

    How a New Texas Law Will Reduce Handgun License Fee

    How a New Texas Law Will Reduce Handgun License Fee
    Texas Senate Bill 16 (S.B. 16), authored by Texas Senators Joan Huffman (R-Houston) and Robert Nichols (R-Jacksonville) lowers the fee for first-time gun license holders to $40 from $140. The license renewal fee is also reduced to $40 from…
Rank this Week: 1894

Tampa Bay Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Tampa Bay Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida violent crimes, drug offenses, DUIs, traffic offenses and federal crimes. By Blake & Dorsten, P.A.

http://www.tampabaycriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 16

    Domestic Violence E-Book, Part V

    Domestic Violence E-Book, Part V
    Common Questions When Defending Domestic Violent Cases in Florida What Strategies Are Used To Defend If Someone Is Going To Agree To Some Level Of Guilt? Also, What If Somebody Simply Didn’t Do Anything Wrong? The lawyers of Blake &…
  • Aug 3

    Domestic Violence E-Book, Part IV

    Domestic Violence E-Book, Part IV
    How Often Do Domestic Violence Cases In Florida Involve Alcohol and Drugs? How Often Are Domestic Violence Cases Related To Alcohol And Drugs? Oftentimes when a situation turns physical, it’s because the emotions are running hot and…
  • Jul 17

    Absence of Price Tags or Other Credible Evidence Helps Florida Defendant Win Petit Theft Conviction Appeal

    Absence of Price Tags or Other Credible Evidence Helps Florida Defendant Win Petit Theft Conviction Appeal
    When you or a loved one stands trial for a crime, it is important to put up the most vigorous defense possible, even when the crime in question is only a misdemeanor. Even misdemeanors can have serious consequences, and the difference…
Rank this Week: 4751

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Law Offices of David L. Freidberg, P.C.

http://www.chicagocriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 16

    Chicago’s LGBT Community and the Law

    Chicago’s LGBT Community and the Law
    The law on sexual minorities is in its infancy stage in Chicago. There are a host of issues that are of concern to LGBT people in Chicago, the law being one of them. Specifically, advocacy groups have sought for protection at a time when the…
  • Aug 11

    Laws on Clean Energy in Chicago

    Laws on Clean Energy in Chicago
    Chicago is a modern city that has shown commitment to fighting climate change and protecting natural resources. This is particularly important within the context of the US government’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement. Many…
  • Aug 9

    Confiscation Orders and Forfeiture in Chicago

    Confiscation Orders and Forfeiture in Chicago
    The civil asset forfeiture procedure has been significantly changed over the past few years in Chicago. The most common tool used is that of confiscation orders in cases where a court process has started or is contemplated. One of the reasons…
Rank this Week: 2628

Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Blog

Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers defense issues in North Carolina criminal cases. By Arnold & Smith.

http://www.charlottecriminallawyer-blog.com/
  • Aug 16

    Criminal Implications of Charlottesville Car Attack

    Criminal Implications of Charlottesville Car Attack
    Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Brad Smith answers the question: “How is getting charged with a crime on a college campus different from being charged off campus?” The incident over the weekend in Charlottesville, VA where neo-Nazis and…
  • Aug 9

    Delayed discovery can delay justice in criminal case

    Delayed discovery can delay justice in criminal case
    Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Brad Smith answers the question:”What is an expungement?” Most people do not spend time worrying about things like the discovery process. It is legalistic and confusing to those not familiar with the…
  • Aug 2

    Massachusetts Case Raises Questions of Cyberbullying and Free Speech

    Massachusetts Case Raises Questions of Cyberbullying and Free Speech
    Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Brad Smith answers the question: “Can I be arrested without evidence against me?” It can sometimes seem like we have seen it all before. This is especially true in the criminal law world, where crimes are…
Rank this Week: 2966

Maryland Criminal Attorneys Blog

Maryland Criminal Attorneys Blog

Covers criminal defense, evidence and the Fourth Amendment. By Brassel, Alexander & Rice, LLC.

http://www.marylandcriminalattorneysblog.com/
  • Aug 16

    Stand Your Ground Ruling in Florida Would Not Apply to Maryland Self Defense Law

    Stand Your Ground Ruling in Florida Would Not Apply to Maryland Self Defense Law
    A recent case from a Florida state court has created more discussion about controversial “stand your ground” laws. These laws are really just a smaller part of the larger criminal law question of what the self-defense rights are…
  • Aug 9

    Supreme Court Decision Could Lessen Sentence of Maryland Killer

    Supreme Court Decision Could Lessen Sentence of Maryland Killer
    In 2002, Maryland and Washington D.C. made national news when a pair of snipers terrorized the area, randomly killing citizens. The manhunt ended in the capture of two individuals, one an adult, and one, Lee Malvo, who was, at the time, a…
  • Aug 2

    Understanding Maryland’s Theft Crime

    Understanding Maryland’s Theft Crime
    A common belief is that in Maryland criminal law, all theft-type crimes are the same. Although words like burglary and larceny and embezzlement and theft are used interchangeably in our day-to-day life, in fact, they have different meanings,…
Rank this Week: 3047

Union County NJ Criminal Attorneys

Union County NJ Criminal Attorneys

Covers criminal defense developments in Union County, New Jersey. By The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall.

http://unioncountynjcriminallawyer.wordpress.com
  • Aug 16

    Roselle Marijuana Attorney

    Roselle Marijuana Attorney
    There are a range of marijuana charges that an individual can face in the Borough of Roselle or Roselle Park New Jersey. The attorneys at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall are former county and municipal prosecutors with over 100 years…
  • Aug 7

    Disorderly Person Offenses in Rahway New Jersey

    Disorderly Person Offenses in Rahway New Jersey
    All criminal offenses are measured in term of severity in New Jersey based on grade. The lowest grade of charge is a disorderly persons offense which is the equivalent to a misdemeanor in most other states. An extremely high number of…
  • Jan 11

    Disarming A Police Officer

    Disarming A Police Officer
    In the midst of a scuffle with law enforcement, whether done intentionally or unintentionally, an individual can be charged with attempting to disarm. The alleged attempt of disarming can involve the officer’s gun, baton, pepper spray,…
Rank this Week: 4759

Houston Criminal Law Blog

Houston Criminal Law Blog

Explains Texas criminal laws and penalties. By The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp.

http://www.sharpcriminalattorney.com/blog
  • Aug 16

    What to Do If You Have a Missed Court Date

    What to Do If You Have a Missed Court Date
    Nothing should prevent you from keeping a court date. Failure to appear in court can have serious consequences. Regardless of the reasons behind the need for you to appear in court, you must show up. If you’re considering skipping a…
  • Aug 9

    What You Need to Know About “No Refusal” This Labor Day

    What You Need to Know About “No Refusal” This Labor Day
    This Labor Day is a no refusal weekend. Labor Day is a high-profile holiday—along with New Year’s Eve, St. Patrick’s Day, July 4th, and Memorial Day— because many people travel to attend parties and events with family…
  • Aug 9

    What You Need to Know About “No Refusal” This Labor Day

    What You Need to Know About “No Refusal” This Labor Day
    This Labor Day is a no refusal weekend. Labor Day is a high-profile holiday—along with New Year’s Eve, St. Patrick’s Day, July 4th, and Memorial Day— because many people travel to attend parties and events with family…
Rank this Week: 1897

New York Criminal Attorney Blog

New York Criminal Attorney Blog

New York Criminal Attorney Blog covers DWI/DWAI, traffic violations, gun crimes, weapon crimes, prostitution, and other criminal offenses. By New York attorneys, Tilem & Associates.

http://www.newyorkcriminalattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 990

Joel Heiligman's DUI Blawg

Joel Heiligman's DUI Blawg

Covers issues related to DUI/DWI, and criminal defense in Minnesota and the surrounding Midwest.

http://www.joelheiligmanlaw.com/blog/
  • Aug 15

    MI State Supreme Court: Driving On Private Property Is DWI-Worthy

    MI State Supreme Court: Driving On Private Property Is DWI-Worthy
    Driving a vehicle while intoxicated on private property is indeed a violation of Michigan DWI law, the state’s supreme court ruled in July. The case stems from the March 2014 arrest of a Michigan man from Northville. Cops were alerted…
  • Jul 10

    Minnesota Man Arrested for Tenth DWI in Wisconsin on July 4

    Minnesota Man Arrested for Tenth DWI in Wisconsin on July 4
    The days surrounding the July 4th holiday are usually a time for increased DWI enforcement on the roadways in most states. In Wisconsin in particular, police caught a Minnesota man suspected of driving drunk, yet the arrest was quite…
  • Jun 29

    Vikings Receiver Floyd Violates Terms of House Arrest After 2016 DUI

    Vikings Receiver Floyd Violates Terms of House Arrest After 2016 DUI
    When Michael Floyd signed with the Minnesota Vikings in May, it represented a homecoming for the St. Paul native. Over the last five years in the NFL, the speedy wide receiver has recorded over 3,700 yards receiving and 24 touchdowns –…
Rank this Week: 1808

The D.U.I. Blog

The D.U.I. Blog

Covers criminal court cases including D.U.I., drug law, assaults and other issues. By Joel Heiligman.

http://www.joelheiligmanlaw.com/blog/
  • Aug 15

    MI State Supreme Court: Driving On Private Property Is DWI-Worthy

    MI State Supreme Court: Driving On Private Property Is DWI-Worthy
    Driving a vehicle while intoxicated on private property is indeed a violation of Michigan DWI law, the state’s supreme court ruled in July. The case stems from the March 2014 arrest of a Michigan man from Northville. Cops were alerted…
  • Jul 10

    Minnesota Man Arrested for Tenth DWI in Wisconsin on July 4

    Minnesota Man Arrested for Tenth DWI in Wisconsin on July 4
    The days surrounding the July 4th holiday are usually a time for increased DWI enforcement on the roadways in most states. In Wisconsin in particular, police caught a Minnesota man suspected of driving drunk, yet the arrest was quite…
  • Jun 29

    Vikings Receiver Floyd Violates Terms of House Arrest After 2016 DUI

    Vikings Receiver Floyd Violates Terms of House Arrest After 2016 DUI
    When Michael Floyd signed with the Minnesota Vikings in May, it represented a homecoming for the St. Paul native. Over the last five years in the NFL, the speedy wide receiver has recorded over 3,700 yards receiving and 24 touchdowns –…
Rank this Week: 1823

Pennsylvania DUI Lawyers Blog

Pennsylvania DUI Lawyers Blog

Covers DUI and criminal law. By Zachary B. Cooper, Attorney at Law, P.C.

http://www.pennsylvaniaduilawyersblog.com/
  • Aug 15

    Superior Court Holds Pennsylvania DUI Defendant Received a Prompt Trial

    Superior Court Holds Pennsylvania DUI Defendant Received a Prompt Trial
    A defendant appealed from the July 2016 judgment of sentence entered in the McKean County Court of Common Pleas following his convictions for DUI and careless driving. The Pennsylvania Superior Court affirmed. The defendant raised one issue…
  • Aug 10

    Pennsylvania’s New Ignition Interlock Law Is Finally Here!!!!!!

    Pennsylvania’s New Ignition Interlock Law Is Finally Here!!!!!!
    It was over a year ago on May 25, 2016 that Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed Senate Bill 290 into law which has been coined by many the “ignition interlock law”. Now 15 months later this new ignition interlock limited license…
  • Aug 1

    Pennsylvania Appeals Court Reverses Suppression of Blood Test Pursuant to Birchfield

    Pennsylvania Appeals Court Reverses Suppression of Blood Test Pursuant to Birchfield
    The Commonwealth appealed from an October 17, 2016 order entered in the York County Court of Common Pleas, granting the motion to suppress filed by a defendant in a Pennsylvania DUI case. Since the trial court did not make factual findings…
Rank this Week: 2433

Utah Criminal Defense Blog

Utah Criminal Defense Blog

By Overson & Sheen LLC.

http://www.utahcriminallaw.net/blog/
  • Aug 15

    Is it Illegal to Breastfeed in Public in Salt Lake City?

    Is it Illegal to Breastfeed in Public in Salt Lake City?
    There has been debate growing over the last few years about whether it should be legal or not for women to breastfeed in public. Especially in more traditional and reserved places in the US, the thought of a woman nursing in public might…
  • Aug 14

    Using a Fake ID to Drink Could Lead to Drivers’ License Suspensions in Salt Lake City

    Using a Fake ID to Drink Could Lead to Drivers’ License Suspensions in Salt Lake City
    Many college students and young people use fake IDs to get alcohol before they turn 21. In many cases, this may seem like a victimless crime that doesn’t hurt anyone but yourself. However, these offenses are taken pretty seriously in…
  • Aug 10

    What Happens on Your First Probation Violation in Salt Lake City?

    What Happens on Your First Probation Violation in Salt Lake City?
    If you were sentenced to a term of probation instead of being sent to jail, this is an enormous break. Rather than keeping you in confinement, the government may place certain limitations and requirements on you, but you get to keep most of…
Rank this Week: 2084

Boston Drunk Driving Accident…

Boston Drunk Driving Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers drunk driving in Massachusetts. By the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman LLC.

http://www.bostondrunkdrivingaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 15

    Boston Area Drunk Driving Accident Causation

    Boston Area Drunk Driving Accident Causation
    Drunk driving is a dangerous crime that has caused hundreds of thousands of serious injuries and deaths over the last several decades. It is a somewhat unique offense in that it is sometimes committed by those who view themselves as average,…
  • Aug 8

    Evidentiary Issues in Serious Drunk Driving Car Accidents in Boston

    Evidentiary Issues in Serious Drunk Driving Car Accidents in Boston
    Drunk drivers who end lives need to be held to account. That of course includes criminal charges, which police and prosecutors take very seriously. However, it also includes the right of victim/ survivors of the victim to pursue a claim for…
  • Jul 21

    Drunk Driving Accidents and Negligence

    Drunk Driving Accidents and Negligence
    Drunk driving accidents are somewhat different than other traffic accidents in the greater Boston area.  While it is true that they are often deadlier than other car accidents, this is not say that negligent sober drivers cannot be…
Rank this Week: 2726

Hamplaw

Hamplaw

By Shawn Hamp. Discusses legal issues in Arizona involving criminal defense and DUI matters.

http://www.hamplaw.com/category/legal-news/
  • Aug 14

    Bogus DUI Arrest Leads to $ 200k Award for Beloved USC Professor

    Bogus DUI Arrest Leads to $ 200k Award for Beloved USC Professor
    The United States judicial system promotes that every individual who is accused of a criminal act is considered innocent until ... The post Bogus DUI Arrest Leads to $ 200k Award for Beloved USC Professor appeared first on The Law Offices of…
  • Mar 28

    DUI Refusal In Arizona

    DUI Refusal In Arizona
    Consequences Of A Refusal In A DUI Case When a DUI suspect is placed under arrest in Arizona, a police ... The post DUI Refusal In Arizona appeared first on The Law Offices of Shawn B. Hamp.
  • Mar 7

    Criminal Convictions And Immigration Statu

    Criminal Convictions And Immigration Statu
    How Being Convicted of a Crime Could Impact Your Immigration and Legal Status President Trump issued new executive orders on ... The post Criminal Convictions And Immigration Status appeared first on The Law Offices of Shawn B. Hamp.
Rank this Week: 2113

Baltimore Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Baltimore Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Maryland laws on drug arrests, DUI and gun crimes. By the Herbst Firm.

http://www.baltimorecriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 14

    Internet Dating Scammer Sentenced To Federal Prison

    Internet Dating Scammer Sentenced To Federal Prison
    A Baltimore County man was recently sentenced to 4 years in federal prison followed by 3 years of probation for his role in an Internet dating scam that cost numerous victims millions. The defendant, who hails from Owings Mills, pled guilty…
  • Aug 7

    What Happens When I Violate Probation?

    What Happens When I Violate Probation?
    A probation sentence can be a blessing in some cases and a curse in others. In many situations accepting a plea to probation will get a defendant out of jail or prevent him or her from ever setting foot in jail, but sometimes it is not all…
  • Aug 1

    Bowie Man Sentenced In Federal Robbery Case

    Bowie Man Sentenced In Federal Robbery Case
    A federal judge recently sentenced a 24-year old Prince George’s County man to 16 years in prison after he pled guilty to a botched robbery that occurred back in September. The young man from Bowie was convicted of commercial robbery…
Rank this Week: 3714

Browning Law News Blog

Browning Law News Blog

Legal comments about the news. By Allen Browning.

http://abrowninglaw.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 14

    $38.75 Million Settlement in Red Light Ticket Lawsuit

    $38.75 Million Settlement in Red Light Ticket Lawsuit
    The city of Chicago's automated red light camera system has grown to over 350 cameras and has raised over $500 million through $100 tickets since 2002.Investigations beginning in 2012 exposed corruption, lack of oversight, and inconsistent…
  • Aug 7

    Caldwell Hit and Run

    Caldwell Hit and Run
    Abby, 15, and Kendall,12, McMillan were hit by a car while they were on the shoulder of Caldwell's Freezeout Road. They believe that they are victims of an intentional hit-and-run. The sisters were on their way back home from visiting their…
  • Aug 4

    Wedding Photographer wins $1.1 Million in Jury Trial

    Wedding Photographer wins $1.1 Million in Jury Trial
    A wedding photographer from Dallas was awarded over $1 million in damages against an irritated married couple who started a spiteful social media campaign that ruined her business. The jury found in a 10-2 verdict that Neely and Andrew…
Rank this Week: 1710

Laird Hammons Laird Blog

Laird Hammons Laird Blog

Trial Lawyers Chris Hammons and John Laird discuss Oklahoma laws and their implications.

http://www.lhllaw.com/blog/
  • Aug 14

    Federal and Oklahoma Trucking Regulation

    Federal and Oklahoma Trucking Regulation
    Federal trucking regulations and standards keep our roads safe in this country. Their chief goal is to reduce and prevent life-threatening accidents. Truckers and other large commercial vehicle drivers who fail to adhere to these regulations…
  • Aug 14

    What to Do After a Commercial Vehicle or Trucking Accident

    What to Do After a Commercial Vehicle or Trucking Accident
    Any kind of car crash affects more than your car; it can damage your family, career, and life. When the driver involved is a professional, it’s even harder to get the help you need in court. Commercial accidents can involve anything…
  • Feb 28

    What is a Contingency Fee Agreement, and How Does it Work?

    What is a Contingency Fee Agreement, and How Does it Work?
    A contingency fee means that your lawyer doesn’t receive any compensation unless they successfully win your litigation or a settlement is approved. You never owe us more than you are compensated in a lawsuit. If we win the case our…
Rank this Week: 1813

Life Sentences Blog

Life Sentences Blog

Tracks new legal developments and research relating to long prison sentences. By Marquette University Law School Professor Michael O'Hear.

http://www.lifesentencesblog.com/
  • Aug 14

    Crime and Stigma: New Research Explores the Connection

    Crime and Stigma: New Research Explores the Connection
    The colonial Americans famously had their “scarlet letter” punishments, which marked and shamed the criminal. Today, the stigma of a conviction may be less vividly displayed, but it is no less real. Two interesting new…
  • Jun 27

    Right to Counsel: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

    Right to Counsel: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back
    As part of its end-of-term flurry, the U.S. Supreme Court issued three notable decisions in the past week on the criminal defendant’s right to effective assistance of counsel. The results were a mixed bag. First, the step forward:…
  • Jun 21

    Supreme Court Dodges Long-Running Dispute Over Defendant’s Right to Psychiatric Expert

    Supreme Court Dodges Long-Running Dispute Over Defendant’s Right to Psychiatric Expert
    Three decades ago, in Ake v. Oklahoma, the Supreme Court held that indigent criminal defendants have a constitutional right of access to a psychiatric expert in some cases. More specifically, the Court stated, “[W]hen a defendant…
Rank this Week: 3043

New Jersey DWI Lawyer Blog

New Jersey DWI Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall.

https://www.newjerseydwilawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 14

    The Legality of New Jersey Checkpoint

    The Legality of New Jersey Checkpoint
    Were you arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI) at a New Jersey checkpoint? If so, you need to reach out to a New Jersey DWI attorney without delay. DUI charges should never be taken lightly because they can have serious adverse…
  • Aug 7

    Consequences of Refusing a Breath Test Under New Jersey Law

    Consequences of Refusing a Breath Test Under New Jersey Law
    If you have been pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving, it is important for you to understand your rights regarding breath tests. At our firm, our skilled New Jersey DWI attorneys understand the nuances of this area of law and know what…
  • Jul 26

    Sentencing Alternatives in New Jersey

    Sentencing Alternatives in New Jersey
    If you or someone close to you has been arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI), you need to contact a skilled New Jersey attorney who understands this area of the law. If convicted, drivers face stiff penalties, such as fines and fees,…
Rank this Week: 1980

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law. By Roelke Law, P.A.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenseattorneyblog.net/
  • Aug 13

    Internet Child Sex Sting

    Internet Child Sex Sting
    In the past year there have been numerous local undercover operations wherein detectives pose as underage females seeking sex on the internet.  Many of the ads are posted on Craigslist or similar sites.  They typically begin with a…
  • Jun 17

    Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Ends in Mistrial After A Six Minute Defense and No Testimony by Cosby

    Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Ends in Mistrial After A Six Minute Defense and No Testimony by Cosby
    In 2002 actor Bill Cosby met Andrea Constand at his alma mater, Temple University in Philadelphia, where she was on the staff of the women’s basketball team.  Later, in the beginning of 2004, Cosby invited Constand to his home to…
  • Jun 4

    Expect More Strict Federal Drug Prosecution After June 1, 2017

    Expect More Strict Federal Drug Prosecution After June 1, 2017
    On May 10, 2017 United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a Memorandum to all federal prosecutors titled Department Charging and Sentencing Policy.  The new policy requires federal prosecutors to charge and pursue the most…
Rank this Week: 2048

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney…

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers Florida DUI, drug crimes, and DUI issues. By John P. Guidry II.

http://www.orlandocriminaldefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • Aug 13

    Watch Your Mouth

    Watch Your Mouth
    Here are some facts, straight from CNN: “At the World Trade Center (WTC) site in Lower Manhattan, 2,753 people were killed when hijacked American Airlines Flight 11 and United Airlines Flight 175 were intentionally crashed into the…
  • Aug 7

    If I Had A Mission Statement, It Would Be Thi

    If I Had A Mission Statement, It Would Be Thi
    Sometimes, less is more. It is said that, when comparing business cards, having only a few words on a business card signals that the person is mighty important.  For example, the business card of the old Cuban dictator Fidel Castro just…
  • Jul 30

    What To Do If You Can’t Seal or Expunge Your Record

    What To Do If You Can’t Seal or Expunge Your Record
    People lie.   People make accusations that aren’t true.  People make mistakes on the job.  If you’re a cop, a mistake on the job can lead to a whole lot of trouble for the arrestee.  The good news is, while we…
Rank this Week: 3025

Monmouth County Criminal Lawyer…

Monmouth County Criminal Lawyer Blog

By IMG Legal Group.

http://www.imglegalgroup.com/#!blog/cxyn
  • Aug 13

    Top NJ Law Firms NJ DWI / DUI Attorney

    Top NJ Law Firms NJ DWI / DUI Attorney
    If you face bank fraud charges in NJ, contact Financial Fraud Lawyer it is important to consult with an experienced defense lawyer as soon as possible. Fraud committed against a bank can involve the illegal procurement of funds or…
  • Aug 8

    Aggressive Representation Attorney Ocean County, NJ

    Aggressive Representation Attorney Ocean County, NJ
    We offer aggressive legal representation to clients throughout state of  NJ. Ian Goldman understands that being charged with a crime is an emotional and personal challenge. He considers criminal defense his life’s work, and he…
  • Aug 6

    Financial Fraud Lawyer Encompasses a Broad Range of White Collar Crime

    Financial Fraud Lawyer Encompasses a Broad Range of White Collar Crime
    If you face bank fraud charges in NJ, contact Financial Fraud Lawyer it is important to consult with an experienced defense lawyer as soon as possible. Fraud committed against a bank can involve the illegal procurement of funds or…
Rank this Week: 1826

Boston Criminal Attorney Blog

Boston Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law topics such as DWI/OUI offenses, other traffic related offenses, and murder. By William D. Kickham.

http://www.bostoncriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Aug 12

    Massachusetts Pot Law Finally Enacted: The Detail

    Massachusetts Pot Law Finally Enacted: The Detail
    By now most people are aware that Gov. Charlie Baker recently signed the House-Senate Conference Committee bill on the new pot law, which hammered out differences the two chambers wanted to make in the ballot law that voters passed last…
  • Jul 12

    Rachelle Bond’s Sentence in Bella Bond Murder: A Tough Legal Choice

    Rachelle Bond’s Sentence in Bella Bond Murder: A Tough Legal Choice
    Here in Massachusetts and indeed across the country, most of the public who have watched the sick and twisted saga of the murder of young Bella Bond, are understandably outraged at the extremely lenient sentence that the dead girl’s…
  • Jun 18

    Massachusetts Suicide Texting Case: Reasoned and Justified – Part Two of Two

    Massachusetts Suicide Texting Case: Reasoned and Justified – Part Two of Two
    Predictably, the Michelle Carter verdict, my legal analysis of which I posted previously, has dominated both public discourse as well as legal debate over the last couple of days.  And with equal predictability, this debate has broken…
Rank this Week: 1086

Conroe Criminal Lawyer Blog

Conroe Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Ron Voyles & Associates.

http://www.conroecriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 12

    Questions for Your Doctor After Your Car or Truck Accident

    Questions for Your Doctor After Your Car or Truck Accident
    You’ve been involved in a car, truck, motorcycle, or 18-wheeler accident in Montgomery County or one of the surrounding areas.  Now what?  Clearly, your long-term prognosis should take a priority.  It’s the only…
  • Jul 31

    Handcuffed Female DWI Suspect Flees in Trooper’s Car

    Handcuffed Female DWI Suspect Flees in Trooper’s Car
    Madison County, Texas A woman who was arrested for DWI in Madison County, Texas managed to elude police after the arrest.  The woman was involved in a wreck on Old San Antonio road which runs from Midway along the Leon County border…
  • Jul 12

    It’s a Minor Car Accident, Should I See a Doctor?

    It’s a Minor Car Accident, Should I See a Doctor?
      The simple answer is yes.  You may be injured and then again you may think that you’re not injured.  Accident attorneys and doctors that treat motor vehicle accidents will tell you to see your doctor after a…
Rank this Week: 1914

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Michigan drug crimes and drunk driving. By Attorney Jeffrey J. Randa.

http://www.michigancriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4750

NJ DUI Questions & Answers

NJ DUI Questions & Answers

Covers DUI charges and legal defenses. By Matthew W. Reisig.

http://www.newjersey-dui-attorney.com/blog/
  • Aug 11

    Drunk Driver Drives to New Jersey Police Station to Pick Up Drunk-Driving Boyfriend

    Drunk Driver Drives to New Jersey Police Station to Pick Up Drunk-Driving Boyfriend
    A word of advice: If you’re drunk, it may be best if you don’t drive to your local police station to pick up a loved one who’s been arrested for DWI. If it sounds like common sense, you should know that this exact scenario…
  • Aug 11

    Napping Bayville Man Nabbed for DWI in New Jersey

    Napping Bayville Man Nabbed for DWI in New Jersey
    Everybody needs a good nap now and then, but for one Bayville man, some poor choices beforehand may cost him big. Around 10:00 p.m on June 15., several police officers, including a sergeant and a detective, stopped in at the QuickChek off of…
  • Aug 11

    Manville NJ Man Arrested for DWI While Drinking and Driving

    Manville NJ Man Arrested for DWI While Drinking and Driving
    The most common DWI arrests involve someone who becomes intoxicated at a location, perhaps a bar or a party, and is then stopped by police for traffic infractions. In a good portion of these cases, there may be additional alcohol in the car.…
Rank this Week: 3513

Crime in the Suites

Crime in the Suites

Covers white collar defense issues, including civil forfeiture, federal crimes, federal sentencing and internet law. By the Ifrah Law Firm.

http://crimeinthesuites.com/
  • Aug 11

    Supreme Court to Decide Whether Prosecutors Can Use Pleas to Skirt Constitution

    Supreme Court to Decide Whether Prosecutors Can Use Pleas to Skirt Constitution
    While the endless portrayal of jury trials in media might indicate otherwise, trials are actually quite rare in the U.S. criminal justice system. With 97% of federal cases ending in pleas, the Atticus Finch conception of American justice has…
  • Jul 21

    Why Banning Criminals from the Web Doesn’t Work

    Why Banning Criminals from the Web Doesn’t Work
    A few weeks ago, the Supreme Court issued a unanimous ruling in Packingham v. North Carolina, 137 S. Ct. 1730 (U.S. 2017) invalidating a state law outlawing registered sex offenders from accessing websites which could facilitate…
  • Jul 19

    You Can’t Run From Justice

    You Can’t Run From Justice
    Just last week, a Kentucky lawyer by the name of Eric Conn was sentenced to twelve years in prison by a federal judge for bribery and theft of government money.  Though similar sentences are doled out around the country on a daily basis,…
Rank this Week: 3084

Stockycat Blog

Stockycat Blog

Focuses on the intersection between criminal law, the Fourth Amendment and emerging technology. By J. Adam Engel.

http://www.stockycat.com/
  • Aug 11

    Court Stops School From Disclosing Name Of Student Accused Of Sexual Assault

    Court Stops School From Disclosing Name Of Student Accused Of Sexual Assault
    A federal judge in Cincinnati has issued a temporary restraining order blocking Miami University from disclosing the name of a student accused of sexual assault in a Title IX investigation. Miami University believed that it was required to…
  • Aug 10

    Sixth Circuit Rules In Favor Of Employee Fired For Coming Into Work Early

    Sixth Circuit Rules In Favor Of Employee Fired For Coming Into Work Early
    The Federal Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati has ruled that a former dispatcher could maintain her employment discrimination case.  Engel & Martin, LLC had been retained to represent the plaintiff in the federal appeal.…
  • Jul 20

    Syracuse University Student Files Suit Challenging Expulsion in Sexual Assault Case

    Syracuse University Student Files Suit Challenging Expulsion in Sexual Assault Case
    Engel & Martin, LLC has filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of a Syracuse University student seeking to prevent the school from expelling him as a result of an alleged campus sexual assault case. Syracuse has been the subject of at least…
Rank this Week: 3319

Engel & Martin, LLC Blog

Engel & Martin, LLC Blog

Covers criminal law and student disciplinary hearings.

http://www.engelandmartin.com/blog/
  • Aug 11

    Court Stops School From Disclosing Name Of Student Accused Of Sexual Assault

    Court Stops School From Disclosing Name Of Student Accused Of Sexual Assault
    A federal judge in Cincinnati has issued a temporary restraining order blocking Miami University from disclosing the name of a student accused of sexual assault in a Title IX investigation. Miami University believed that it was required to…
  • Aug 10

    Sixth Circuit Rules In Favor Of Employee Fired For Coming Into Work Early

    Sixth Circuit Rules In Favor Of Employee Fired For Coming Into Work Early
    The Federal Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati has ruled that a former dispatcher could maintain her employment discrimination case.  Engel & Martin, LLC had been retained to represent the plaintiff in the federal appeal.…
  • Jul 20

    Syracuse University Student Files Suit Challenging Expulsion in Sexual Assault Case

    Syracuse University Student Files Suit Challenging Expulsion in Sexual Assault Case
    Engel & Martin, LLC has filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of a Syracuse University student seeking to prevent the school from expelling him as a result of an alleged campus sexual assault case. Syracuse has been the subject of at least…
Rank this Week: 2056

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers Jacksonville criminal law and criminal defense issues. By The Mussallem Law Firm, P.A.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenseattorney-blog.com/
  • Aug 11

    Tiger Woods Florida DUI charge will be amended to Reckless Driving

    Tiger Woods Florida DUI charge will be amended to Reckless Driving
    It appears that Tiger Woods will not have a Florida DUI on his record.  According to an article on CBS news, the prosecutor assigned to the case is going to amend the charge to a reckless driving.  If Woods completes a DUI diversion…
  • Jul 24

    Jacksonville Jaguar arrested for battery and criminal mischief in Florida

    Jacksonville Jaguar arrested for battery and criminal mischief in Florida
    Jacksonville professional football player, Dante Fowler, was arrested last week in St. Petersburg, Florida.  According an article in the Florida Times Union, Fowler faces a charge of simple battery and criminal mischief.  He and the…
  • Jul 19

    Another Duval county police officer arrested – this time for grand theft

    Another Duval county police officer arrested – this time for grand theft
    A Neptune Beach police officer has been arrested on the charge of grand theft in Jacksonville.  According to a report on jacksonville.com, the officer was stealing money while searching citizen’s cars that he pulled over for…
Rank this Week: 2973

The Federal Criminal Appeals Blog

The Federal Criminal Appeals Blog

Covers federal appellate opinions from criminal cases where the defense won. By KaiserDillon PLLC.

http://www.federalcriminalappealsblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2950

White Collar Crime in Georgia

White Collar Crime in Georgia

Addresses issues common to fraud, public corruption and other white collar crime cases. By The Goolsby Law Firm, LLC.

http://whitecollarcrimeingeorgia.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 10

    The Russian Probe, Paul Manafort, and Moving Up the Ladder

    The Russian Probe, Paul Manafort, and Moving Up the Ladder
    Much has already been written about the F.B.I.'s predawn raid, earlier this week, of the home of former Trump campaign manager, Paul Manafort.  And much has been speculated about the reasons why the feds utilized a search warrant,…
  • Feb 19

    AMERICAN JURY TRIALS

    AMERICAN JURY TRIALS
    Today, I simply wanted to write about the role of the jury in the American criminaljustice system.  After more than 38 years as a criminal lawyer, including 26 years as a former prosecutor, and since then, over 12 years as a criminal…
  • Mar 20

    Former T.V. Infomercial King, Kevin Trudeau, Sentenced to Ten Year

    Former T.V. Infomercial King, Kevin Trudeau, Sentenced to Ten Year
    [Photo of Kevin Trudeau from Wikipedia]     Did you hear the news about the sentencing of former television informercial spokesman Kevin Trudeau?  According to published news reports, Trudeau has beensentenced to…
Rank this Week: 4763

South Florida Criminal Attorney…

South Florida Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law. By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.southfloridacriminalattorney-blog.com/
  • Aug 10

    23 Men Arrested for Alleged Online Sex Crime Targeting Children in St. Lucie County

    23 Men Arrested for Alleged Online Sex Crime Targeting Children in St. Lucie County
    An investigation into alleged child predators apparently resulted in the arrests of 23 men, mostly from St. Lucie County. Operation: Guardian Angel, a joint investigation with the South Florida Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force,…
  • Jul 13

    Two South Florida Men Charged with Credit Card Trafficking

    Two South Florida Men Charged with Credit Card Trafficking
    Two South Florida men were arrested Wednesday on trafficking in fraudulent credit cards after an Interstate 75 traffic stop allegedly uncovered gas pump keys, scores of fake cards and more. A 29-year-old Hollywood man and a 42-year-old…
  • Apr 10

    Boca Raton Woman Gets 4 Years for Wire Fraud

    Boca Raton Woman Gets 4 Years for Wire Fraud
    A Boca Raton woman was sentenced to four years and three months in prison for submitting fraudulent student loan applications online. According to investigators, the 31-year-old tricked nursing students at the Coral Ridge Training School into…
Rank this Week: 2461

Maryland Criminal Lawyer Blog

Maryland Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Anthony A. Fatemi, LLC.

http://www.marylandcriminallawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 2236

Sevens Legal Criminal Law Blog

Sevens Legal Criminal Law Blog

Our blog touches on all types of criminal law topics.

http://www.sevenslegal.com/blog/
  • Aug 10

    18-Year Old Faces Felony Theft Charge

    18-Year Old Faces Felony Theft Charge
    A man charged with 68 felony counts of theft is due in court. Felony Theft Charges Facing 18-Year Old According to the City of Manhattan Beach Police, 18-year-old Kevin Lucas, was arrested and booked into the Vista Detention Center in San…
  • Aug 3

    Man Evading Police Rescued from Burning Car

    Man Evading Police Rescued from Burning Car
    A man attempting to evade Chula Vista police had to be rescued from his car after it crashed through a guardrail and over railroad tracks, plummeted down an embankment and burst into flames. Police Rescue Man Evading Police From His Burning…
  • Jul 27

    Man Wounded in Assault Sent to Hospital

    Man Wounded in Assault Sent to Hospital
    A man wounded during an attack in Oceanside was sent to the hospital in critical condition. It’s still unclear what the assault was about and who it involved. Wounded Man Sent to Hospital After Assault Paramedics and police were called…
Rank this Week: 1611

Law Offices of Daniel R. Perlman…

Law Offices of Daniel R. Perlman Blog

Covers criminal and DUI defense news and updates.

http://www.danielperlmanlaw.com/blog.shtml
  • Aug 10

    Willie Reed Facing Domestic Violence Charge

    Willie Reed Facing Domestic Violence Charge
    Willie Reed of the Los Angeles Clippers was arrested and jailed on a misdemeanor battery charges. He allegedly attacked his wife following an argument. Charges of Domestic Violence Against Willie Reed According to Reed’s wife, the…
  • Aug 3

    Suspected Hit-and-Run Driver Hits 8 People in Los Angele

    Suspected Hit-and-Run Driver Hits 8 People in Los Angele
    According to authorities, this past Sunday a suspected hit-and-run driver plowed into a crowd of diners on a Los Angeles sidewalk, injuring at least eight people. 8 People Hit in Los Angeles by Suspected Hit-and-Run Driver According to Los…
  • Jul 27

    Basketball Star Faces Assault and Battery Charge

    Basketball Star Faces Assault and Battery Charge
    A couple have filed an assault and battery lawsuit against Draymond Green of the Golden State Warriors in connection with two alleged physical encounters that occurred in Michigan last summer. Assault and Battery Charges Against Basketball…
Rank this Week: 2063

Sevens Legal Criminal Law Blog

Sevens Legal Criminal Law Blog

Features recent criminal and DUI defense news.

http://www.sevenslegal.com/blog/
  • Aug 10

    18-Year Old Faces Felony Theft Charge

    18-Year Old Faces Felony Theft Charge
    A man charged with 68 felony counts of theft is due in court. Felony Theft Charges Facing 18-Year Old According to the City of Manhattan Beach Police, 18-year-old Kevin Lucas, was arrested and booked into the Vista Detention Center in San…
  • Aug 3

    Man Evading Police Rescued from Burning Car

    Man Evading Police Rescued from Burning Car
    A man attempting to evade Chula Vista police had to be rescued from his car after it crashed through a guardrail and over railroad tracks, plummeted down an embankment and burst into flames. Police Rescue Man Evading Police From His Burning…
  • Jul 27

    Man Wounded in Assault Sent to Hospital

    Man Wounded in Assault Sent to Hospital
    A man wounded during an attack in Oceanside was sent to the hospital in critical condition. It’s still unclear what the assault was about and who it involved. Wounded Man Sent to Hospital After Assault Paramedics and police were called…
Rank this Week: 2066

Marin DUI Lawyer Blog

Marin DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI and traffic ticket defense. By Law Office of John Stanko.

http://www.marinduilawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 10

    Santa Rosa Driver Crashes into a Subway Sandwich Shop and gets a DUI

    Santa Rosa Driver Crashes into a Subway Sandwich Shop and gets a DUI
    On Sunday August 6, 2017, a Santa Rosa man was arrested for driving under the influence, hit-and-run and evading police after crashing his car into a Subway sandwich shop.  A police officer from the California Highway Patrol…
  • Aug 9

    Sonoma County Head-on Crash – Both Drivers Arrested for DUI

    Sonoma County Head-on Crash – Both Drivers Arrested for DUI
    Two drivers in West Sonoma County were arrested for DUI on Sunday after hitting each other head-on.  The crash happend around 4 a.m. on Valley Ford Road.   A truck driven by one of the suspected drunk drivers went across double…
  • Aug 8

    A San Francisco Driver Hits Fairfield Police Officer’s Car and is Arrested for DUI

    A San Francisco Driver Hits Fairfield Police Officer’s Car and is Arrested for DUI
    On Monday, June 26, 2017, City of Fairfield Police were called to investigate a possibly impaired driver in a parking lot on the 1300 block of North Texas Street.  When they arrived the police found a pickup truck stopped in the roadway…
Rank this Week: 4777

The Law Office of Aaron M. Black,…

The Law Office of Aaron M. Black, PLLC Blog

Covers DUI and criminal defense.

http://www.aaronblacklaw.com/blog/
  • Aug 9

    Law Office of Aaron Black named Top Valley Lawyer!

    Law Office of Aaron Black named Top Valley Lawyer!
    With a great deal of pride, I am pleased to announce that I have been chosen as a Top Valley Lawyer. Top Valley Lawyers are chosen by a third party attorney ranking system. The third party ranking system, AVVO is a Seattle based company that…
  • Jul 27

    I have been charged with Reckless Conduct will I be charged with assault?

    I have been charged with Reckless Conduct will I be charged with assault?
    In order to be found guilty of most crimes in Arizona the state must prove a "culpable mental state" beyond a reasonable doubt. One culpable mental state is "recklessly." "Recklessly" mental state in Scottsdale, AZ Arizona Revised Statute…
  • Jul 19

    Bonding out of jail in Phoenix, AZ

    Bonding out of jail in Phoenix, AZ
    If you have been arrested on criminal charges, depending on the seriousness of the charges bail may be set for your release from jail. The bail amount is dependent on many factors such as past criminal record, whether or not you are employed…
Rank this Week: 3648

California Criminal Defense Lawyer…

California Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers constitutional rights, criminal law, and DUI topics. By William Weinberg.

http://www.californiacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 9

    NONCONSENUAL SEXUAL ASSAULT IS RAPE UNDER NEW CALIFORNIA LAW

    NONCONSENUAL SEXUAL ASSAULT IS RAPE UNDER NEW CALIFORNIA LAW
    On the night of January of 2015, two Stanford University graduate students were bicycling on campus when they saw a male behind a dumpster. The male was on top of a female who appeared to the grad students to be unconscious. The grad students…
  • Aug 4

    POLICE CAUGHT PLANTING EVIDENCE

    POLICE CAUGHT PLANTING EVIDENCE
    While Orange County law enforcement has been dealing with its own evidence scandals, what has been happening in Baltimore, Maryland rips open the suspicions some have expressed for many years about law enforcement tampering with or planting…
  • Jul 26

    Making Sense of the California Statute of Limitations in Criminal Case

    Making Sense of the California Statute of Limitations in Criminal Case
    We are all familiar with the term “statute of limitations” but what does it actually mean. In criminal law, it refers to the time in which a person can be prosecuted for a particular crime according to the statute (law). Each…
Rank this Week: 4139

Orange County DUI Lawyer Blog

Orange County DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers California DUI news and legal developments. By William Weinberg.

http://www.orangecountyduilawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 9

    IS A DUI DRIVER AUTOMATICALLY AT FAULT IN AN ACCIDENT?

    IS A DUI DRIVER AUTOMATICALLY AT FAULT IN AN ACCIDENT?
    Determining who is at fault in a vehicle accident knows is often hard to determine. Other than rear-end collisions or collisions involving the obvious running of a red light or stop sign, fault is often a case of blaming the other guy. What…
  • Aug 1

    Driving under the Influence AND Using Your Cell Phone—A Deadly Combination

    Driving under the Influence AND Using Your Cell Phone—A Deadly Combination
    Driving under the influence is dangerous enough; it affects a driver’s motor skills, reaction times and judgment. But how many drivers out there are under the influence of alcohol or drugs and using their cell phone while they drive? My…
  • Jul 21

    LEGALIZED MARIJUANA USE PROMPTING NEED FOR ROADSIDE DRUG RECOGNITION EXPERTS

    LEGALIZED MARIJUANA USE PROMPTING NEED FOR ROADSIDE DRUG RECOGNITION EXPERTS
    Now that recreational marijuana is legal in California, law enforcement agencies are racing to train officers in roadside drug recognition. Since pot became legal, the Orange County crime lab has seen a 40 percent increase in requests to…
Rank this Week: 3941

Salcido Law Firm PLLC Blog

Salcido Law Firm PLLC Blog

Covers Utah criminal defense and divorce law.

http://www.salcidolawfirm.com/
  • Aug 9

    Does Checking Identification During a Traffic Stop Illegally Prolong the Stop?

    Does Checking Identification During a Traffic Stop Illegally Prolong the Stop?
    When is a Traffic Stop Prolonged? The Utah Supreme Court addressed whether cops can runs identification checks when conducting a traffic stop. In the case before them, Martinez was the passenger in a car that was stopped for failing to…
  • Apr 5

    In Utah, Signal for Two Seconds Before Changing Lane

    In Utah, Signal for Two Seconds Before Changing Lane
    Signal for at least two seconds before changing lanes or get arrested. Romeo Lucero Olivarez activated his turn signal on an Interstate 15 exit ramp and in one motion moved across two lanes of traffic, but he didn’t signal for at…
  • Mar 21

    New Laws Passed by the Utah Legislature

    New Laws Passed by the Utah Legislature
    The following bills, related to law enforcement and criminal justice, were passed in Utah’s 2017 General Session: H.B. 381 Law Enforcement Body Camera Footage Amendments; H.B. 184 Contraband Device Destruction; and S.B. 31 Protection of…
Rank this Week: 1726