Monthly Archives: June 2020

FAQS About Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Infractions

Whether on a state or federal level, all crimes fall under one of three categories of offenses. Each category differs in severity of crime, level of punishments, and much more. We are talking about felonies, misdemeanors, and infractions. Regardless of … Continue reading

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Important Bail Bond FAQS to Review Before Hiring a Lawyer

If you are ever faced with a legal situation that requires you to bail a loved one or yourself out of jail, it is important to have a basic understanding of what to expect. Bailing a friend or loved one … Continue reading

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How Your Sentence Will Be Determined as a Defendant Facing Criminal Charges

When it comes to facing criminal charges, the most important factor is the skill and expertise of your defense. In fact, this is exactly why it is vital to retain a private lawyer, rather than a public defender. However, your … Continue reading

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Brief Explanation of Indiana Gun Laws

When the topic of gun ownership comes up, everyone’s primary concern is safety, whether a gun owner or part of the general public. Indiana, like all other states, use a system of laws and regulations that consider both public safety … Continue reading

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Will I Get Probation for a Misdemeanor Conviction?

Crimes are not all alike. Although morally wrong, crimes range in severity from minor infractions to major ones. This is why the law breaks down crimes into two categories: felonies and misdemeanors. Anyone convicted of a misdemeanor crime is called … Continue reading

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Are Murder Charges the Same as Manslaughter Charges?

Murder and manslaughter are not the same type of crime, yet, there isn’t always a clear line between them. Continue reading to learn the difference between murder charges and manslaughter charges, including a brief explanation of involuntary and voluntary manslaughter. … Continue reading

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