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What is the Criminal Bail Bond Process in Indiana?

There are procedures and routines that take place when you are bailing someone, or yourself, out of jail. Although the actual required course of action will differ state to state, and from criminal charge to charge, the standard bail bond … Continue reading

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Preliminary Hearing Process and Procedures

In last week’s blog, our readers were given a closer look at preliminary hearings. This week, we’ll dive a little deeper and discuss the general process and procedures you can expect. Continue reading to learn the basic steps to a … Continue reading

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Will an International Student Be Deported for Committing a Crime?

International students are prone to more severe penalties when they commit a crime. Not only are they subjected to the usual criminal penalties, they also face possible deportation. This means they can be sent back to their country of origin … Continue reading

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Getting Arrested

Movies are a poor example of what an arrest looks and feels like to the person being detained. It isn’t easy to imagine what it’s like to be arrested unless you have experienced or witnessed it first-hand. But in the … Continue reading

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Can I Use a Recorded Phone Conversation as Evidence in Court?

When someone is accusing you of a crime against them that you are innocent of, it can be frustrating finding ways to prove that they are lying, especially in a court of law. Many people in this situation turn to … Continue reading

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Indiana Has a Zero Tolerance Law for Underage Drinking

Teenagers face peer pressure every day. Whether on television, in the movies, at school, or among friends, teens are constantly influenced by what they see and hear around them. As a minor, one of the most common influences at this … Continue reading

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What is Going to Happen at My Pre-Trial?

If you were arrested and charged with a crime in Indiana, you have the option of taking your case to trial, rather than enter into a plea deal. Nearly all cases never go to trial, but if you are adamant … Continue reading

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Why You Never Waive Your Right to an Attorney

When you are arrested as a suspect in a crime, before you are even officially charged your first priority should be to contact a licensed and experienced criminal defense attorney. Being charged with a crime is a very serious matter, … Continue reading

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Can You Get in Trouble for Ignoring a Subpoena?

A subpoena is a legal document that legally requests a person to provide information, testimony, and/or evidence to the court regarding a criminal or civil matter. There are two types of subpoenas, one that requires your appearance in court to … Continue reading

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Inmate Evaluation and Prison Assignment in Indiana

Until the recent changes to the Indiana Criminal Code, anyone serving more than one year would be assigned to a prison rather than a county facility. But now, inmates are serving lengthier sentences in county jails, keeping prisons reserved for … Continue reading

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