Month: July 2013

The 8 Most Important Rights for Criminal Defendants

As a criminal defendant, many people feel as though they have nowhere to turn and are at the mercy of the courts. This is not true because even those accused of crimes still have rights as citizens of the United States. These rights ensure that a person is treated fairly by the justice system.   […]

Written by on July 31, 2013

When Does a Simple Assault Charge Become a Domestic Assault Charge?

Domestic violence cases are taken very seriously, and if a person is found guilty, a conviction can affect their life in a variety of ways. The best thing a person can do when they first see they are brought up on charges of this kind is to begin building their defense. The first thing a person […]

Written by on July 24, 2013

Tips For Paying Bail and Staying Out of Jail

When a person is arrested, their first thought is often how quickly they can be released. For almost every violation or criminal act, there is a bail amount that is set by the judge. The amount of time it will take a person to be released from the jail is dependent upon factors such as […]

Written by on July 17, 2013

The 4 Most Important Tips to Avoid Being Busted With Drugs in the Car

A nerve-wracking experience for some people is when they are pulled over, and they have drugs in their vehicle. Although this is rarely the reason that an officer pulls someone over, many drivers begin to act erratically. This kind of behavior can cause them to be found with drugs and arrested. Although this time is […]

Written by on July 10, 2013

Everything You Need to Know to Successfully Complete Your Probation

Those who are found guilty of a crime may be sentenced to prison terms and fines immediately after they are convicted. After the prison term has been served, many people who are convicted will have to complete a probation program before they are considered to have fully served their sentence. In order to complete this […]

Written by on July 3, 2013