How the Heroin Epidemic Is Changing the Drug Game

Heroin is a highly addictive opioid drug that creates an intense high in users. It has become one of the flashpoints of the opioid epidemic in the U.S., because use of the illicit drug13 has skyrocketed over the past few … Continue reading

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Terrorism: Its Definition and Potential Consequences

Terrorism has an immediate impact on your senses, and you can describe it to someone as a destructive force that is intended to intimidate and terrorize. But the legal definition of terrorism isn’t quite as easy to define or understand, … Continue reading

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Top News in Criminal Law – November Recap

One of the fascinating things about criminal law is that it its always changing, which means that a criminal defense attorney has to stay on top of all these changes to provide the most effective counsel to his or her … Continue reading

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Find Out the Potential Defenses to a Criminal Charge

When faced with criminal charges, most people are unaware of the scope of potential defenses that can be used in their case. Beating criminal and felony charges is more than pleading innocent and hoping for the best, or pleading guilty … Continue reading

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Gun Violence and Assault with a Deadly Weapon Charges

Gun laws, and the protections covered by the second amendment, are among the most controversial legal topics in our nation. It is estimated that 42% of Americans live in a gun owning household, yet gun control laws are often misunderstood … Continue reading

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The Top Drug Charge Stories You Need To Know

The opioid crisis has pushed drug crimes into the forefront of our culture, as law enforcement officers have increased arrests on drug charges, and forced defendants to hire a drug charge lawyer to protect their rights. Let’s take a look … Continue reading

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A Quick Guide to the Legal Process and Your Rights

You’ve been arrested on a criminal charge, so what is the legal process? That may seem like an odd question, but a lot of people don’t understand what happens next, and more importantly, fail to grasp the importance of contacting … Continue reading

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Embezzlement: What Is It and How Is It Charged?

Most people know that embezzlement involves stealing of some kind, but they’re usually not sure what the legal definition is beyond that point. And although criminal law terminology may differ slightly in different states, a common definition of embezzlement is … Continue reading

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Top News in Criminal Law – October Recap

Top News in Criminal Law and Criminal Defense Criminal law is always changing, and without an experienced criminal defense attorney who is aware of how these changes affect defendants, you could find yourself on the short end of things during … Continue reading

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Capital Murder: How it is Defined and Its Potential Consequences

Capital murder is a legal term that is commonly used in several U.S. states to refer to a particularly heinous form of murder. While the term “capital murder” is often used synonymously with “aggravated murder” or “first degree murder,” this … Continue reading

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