Category Archives: Criminal Defense

The Difference Between Arrest Warrants and Bench Warrants

When the state has valid evidence that a person has committed a crime, a warrant will be issued for their arrest. In other circumstances, a person may be issued a warrant for something other than their arrest, such as a … Continue reading

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What are My Rights at Trial?

When a person is charged with a crime, most often, they will eventually enter into a plea deal in return for a lesser charge and/or penalties; unless of course, their case is dismissed entirely. However, some defendants choose to fight … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About Pre-File Investigations

Not all crimes are witnessed by police, but that does not mean that a suspect gets away with it. When law enforcement does not personally witness a crime being committed, but suspects a specific person of committing the said crime, … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions About White Collar Crimes

If someone you love is facing serious felony charges for a white collar crime, you may be scared and confused. It can help alleviate your stress and discomfort by learning a little more about white collar crimes and criminal defense. … Continue reading

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The 3 types of Affirmative Defenses

There are numerous possible defenses a defendant can use to fight their criminal charges. Regardless of which one they choose, it will fall under one of two categories: affirmative and negating. Under the affirmative defense category, there are 3 particular … Continue reading

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Does it Matter Where I Hire My Criminal Defense Attorney?

If you were just recently arrested on criminal charges, the very first place to start is to hire a licensed criminal defense lawyer right away. Without private criminal defense, you risk jeopardizing your rights, your freedom, and your future. One … Continue reading

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Can a Cop Be Fired For Inappropriately Using a Non-Lethal Weapon?

Law enforcement are the country’s first line of defense, so it is important to appreciate their line of work and understand the dangers they face on a day to day basis. For this reason, they are legally trained and equipped … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions About Going to Criminal Court

You don’t have to be ashamed if you’re frightened after being charged with a crime. Almost everyone feels this way when facing criminal charges, especially if they are first-time offenders. Right now, you are asking yourself a mountain of questions … Continue reading

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Attorney David E. Lewis Answers Your Questions About Criminal Defense!

You don’t have to face your criminal charges alone. David E. Lewis, Attorney at Law, is here to protect your rights and preserve your freedoms using every possible resource available. In fact, he is also here to answer all of … Continue reading

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The Basics of Criminal Discovery

When a person is accused of a crime, they have several rights according to our country’s Constitution. Of these rights, a common criminal process called discovery is not necessarily one of them. However, it is a process that can be … Continue reading

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