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Blogs regarding criminal law, published by criminal defence lawyers and law firms with expertise in helping defend clients in court from charges and appeal against criminal convictions.

The Criminal Mind: Brain Scans Reveal Differences

by edralyn July 11, 2013 Arrest

The Criminal Mind: Brain Scans Reveal Differences Are you a criminal mastermind? If so, you’re different than the rest of the population. Studies in neuroscience have revealed that the brains of certain types of criminals are different than the brains of the average citizen. While it’s not fair to say that all criminals possess the […]

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New Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill May Extend Dreamers Act to Those Dreamers of All Ages

by edralyn June 24, 2013 Criminal Defence Lawyers

During the 2012 president election, President Obama received an incredible amount of support from both young and older generation Latino voters, who voted for a second term of office for the president in the hopes that he would enforce a comprehensive immigration reform bill and help the millions of undocumented and illegal immigrants currently in the country. President Obama […]

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What Is Misdemeanor And How Many Types It Has?

by callygreene June 15, 2013 Accident Claims

Misdemeanors in a Nutshell Misdemeanors refer to less considerable kinds of criminal acts that are recognized and punishable by typical legal or lawful systems across the globe. However and still, the definitions or extremes of the actions that are considered as misdemeanors would essentially vary based on your locality or your country. Particularly, such definitions […]

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DWI Has Serious Consequences for Professionals in N.J.

by KellyK May 1, 2013 Criminal Defence Lawyers

Getting a DWI conviction may create issues in several areas of your life, and it may also provide your employer with a reason to terminate you. In fact, most employers have a clause in their employee handbook that prohibits you from getting a DWI or engaging in a long list of other illegal activities. Unfortunately, it does not […]

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How does roadside drug testing work? (Australian Law)

by Bill Vasiliadis March 27, 2013 Criminal Defence Lawyers

If you are caught driving a vehicle on a public road in NSW Australia while you are under the influence of an intoxicating substance, you will face charges of driving under the influence (DUI). DUI is a traffic offence that carries substantial penalties, including fines, disqualification from driving, and in certain cases, it can lead […]

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Don’t Risk Your Freedom by Representing Yourself in a Criminal Case in Los Angeles

by dana.smith March 2, 2013 Criminal Defence Lawyers

When you are charged with a crime in Los Angeles, your first question is probably, “How did this happen to me?” From you prospective, you are just minding your own business, doing what you always do, and suddenly you find yourself in jail facing a criminal conviction. You next question is probably, “Do I need […]

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Why Juvenile Probation is More Effective Than Incarceration

by edralyn February 13, 2013 Criminal Defence Lawyers

Why Juvenile Probation is More Effective than Incarceration It’s a sad truth that criminal offenders are getting younger each year, putting more of a strain on the legal system than at any other time in history. Probation is often the sentence handed down for many of these young criminals. Sentencing youthful offenders to probation instead […]

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Falsely Accused: How Innocent People End Up in Prison

by AndrewDeen January 28, 2013 Criminal Defence Lawyers

(General thoughts on the subject) One fundamental principle of law is that every accused person is presumed innocent until he or she is proven guilty by a competent court. Another principle states that it is better for guilty people to get off scot free than for one innocent person to get convicted for a crime […]

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How to Win Your Criminal Trial

by RyanD January 11, 2013 Criminal Defence Lawyers

When faced with criminal charges, many defendants worry that they do not stand a chance of winning their case. With careful preparation and planning, however, and a great criminal defense lawyer, defendants can arm themselves with some of the most important tools necessary to win a criminal trial. Understanding Criminal Trials The standard of proof […]

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Florida DUI Manslaughter: Stuck like Chuck?

by MayberryLawFirm December 6, 2012 Accident Claims Law

DUI.  Driving Under the Influence.  OUI, DWI, whatever you want it to be.  Regardless of moniker it typically involves an individual who is three sheets to the wind from imbibing in one to many hot totties at his favorite pub or one who is flying high on his narcotic of choice while driving or in […]

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