Category Archives: Misdemeanor Charges

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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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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What is the Indiana Implied Consent Law?

When a driver is arrested for a drunk driving offense in Indiana, the most important piece of evidence law enforcement can collect at the scene is the driver’s blood alcohol level, or BAC. This simple, numeric figure is vital to … Continue reading

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Indiana Incarceration Times for Misdemeanor and Felony Convictions

Your first priority after being charged with a crime is to contact a lawyer and schedule a consultation to discuss your case and learn your rights. This consultation will also help you understand how to protect yourself during the criminal … Continue reading

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Will I Go to Jail for Underage Drinking?

After you turn 18 years old in the United States, you are legally an adult. However, even though you are deemed an adult in the eyes of the law, you are still in fact, a minor, which means you are … Continue reading

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How Long Will I Go to Jail for Oxycodone Possession?

Oxycodone is a serious drug. Known as an opioid, it is used mostly as a base substance to make a large number of powerful pain medications, such as Oxycontin, which is just a time-release version of oxycodone. Oxy is meant … Continue reading

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Marion County Grants Legal Leniency for Minor Marijuana Offenses

A BIG announcement was made yesterday by the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office regarding simple marijuana cases. Continue reading to learn more about the legendary changes made to the Marion County laws surrounding minor marijuana possession and consumption. Standard Marijuana Penalties … Continue reading

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Do Misdemeanors Show Up on a Background Check?

Are you someone with a criminal past, and now worried what your background check says about you? If so, it is strongly encouraged to run a background scan on yourself to know exactly what others can have access to when … Continue reading

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How to Defend Your Disorderly Conduct Charges in Indianapolis

Also referred to as “breach of peace” or “disturbing the peace”, the crime of disorderly conduct happens to be one of the most frequently-filed charges in the United States. This tells you that there must be a large portion of … Continue reading

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