Monthly Archives: March 2019

Answers to Your Questions About Public Defenders

When facing criminal charges in the United States, a defendant is given the privilege of choosing between public or private criminal defense. By opting for a public defender, a person is not obligated to pay for lawyer fees. But there … Continue reading

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The Indiana Rule For Domestic Violence

Domestic violence calls happen every minute, all across the nation. When these calls occur, the judicial process that takes place afterwards depends on several factors, namely the state. Domestic violence laws vary from state to state, but here in Indiana, … Continue reading

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State and Federal Penalties for Getting Caught With Prescription Drugs

Prescription drug offenses have become an increasing epidemic, both nationally and internationally, within the past decade. Whether a person is taking prescribed drugs without a prescription, or abusing them as a result of a dependency, Indiana does not see drug … Continue reading

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Can You Go to Jail for Not Paying Your Debts?

If you are fearful of going to jail because you have not been able to pay off your cable bill or keep up with your car payments, you will be relieved to learn that the United States outlawed debtors’ prisons … Continue reading

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Which Constitutional Rights Can Be Waived in a Criminal Sentencing Hearing?

If you are awaiting criminal sentencing, it is wise to educate yourself on the criminal justice process in order to know what to expect on this impending journey. Although your publically or privately-appointed criminal attorney will take on the majority … Continue reading

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Factors That Affect Jail Sentences

After being arrested or charged with a crime, there are handfuls of common questions that start to go through your mind. Some of the most commonly asked questions has to with jail time. Defendants want to know whether or not … Continue reading

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