Monthly Archives: October 2016

How to Find a Great DUI Lawyer

DUI cases are challenging. It takes a really good lawyer to get you a better outcome than the maximum penalties for your crime. If you were recently arrested and now facing drunk driving charges, don’t trust a public defender to … Continue reading

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Common Drug Crime Terminology

Within the criminal justice system, there are laws at both the state and federal levels that prohibit the possession, sales, and manufacture of illegal substances. Common illegal substances include drugs like marijuana, cocaine, heroin, and methamphetamine. If you are facing … Continue reading

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What is a Commuted Sentence?

To understand what a commuted sentence is and how it’s applies to criminal law, you need to understand the definition of clemency. Clemency is a type of non-judicial remedy used to reduce prison or criminal sentences, as well as, prevent … Continue reading

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Can College Students Face Academic Consequences for DUI Charges?

When a regular person is pulled over and arrested on a drunk driving charge, they are likely to face a long list of criminal and civil penalties. These penalties commonly include a generous combination of the following reprimands: fines, court … Continue reading

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