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Is it Possible to Reduce My Criminal Charges?

One of the most common reasons why defendants retain criminal defense representation is to avoid the maximum penalties for their charges. This includes fighting to reduce their criminal charges and the consequences that come with them. So yes, it is … Continue reading

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How to Seal Your Arrest Record After a Diversion Agreement

Minor arrests that do not result in criminal charges are rare but not uncommon in Indiana. Infractions like public intoxication, for example, are generally dealt with by arresting the offender and placing them in a holding cell, colloquially known as … Continue reading

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A Brief Look at Indiana Shoplifting Laws

It is only human to make mistakes. And sometimes those mistakes come in the form of taking something that does not belong to you. This is called theft, and is a serious crime in Indiana. There are many types of … Continue reading

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Typical Questions About Bail Bonds

The world of bail bonds can be a complicated and even tedious place to be. Posting bail and paying for bonds is an everyday occurrence. It is important to understand some key points about bail in order to comprehend an … 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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A Fake ID Charge is More Serious Than You Think

It is that time of year when students bring their summer vacation to a close, and return to campus for another semester of school. One of the most common criminal charges that college students are arrested for, especially during back-to-school … Continue reading

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How to Choose the Right Criminal Defense Lawyer

When a person is arrested and charged with a crime, the first thought that usually comes to mind is to hire a lawyer, and understandably so. A criminal defense lawyer is an offender’s best opportunity at avoiding the maximum penalties … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Probation and Parole

Although probation and parole are similar to one another because they are both alternatives to incarceration, they are quite different in detail. The primary difference between the two, which we’ll discuss further later on, is that probation often takes the … Continue reading

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How Long Does a Prosecutor Have to Bring Criminal Charges Against Someone?

On television, you are likely to see extravagant plots about fugitives running from the law and living out their lives happily-ever-after in a faraway place. But in real life, out-running the law is not a likely circumstance, nor the ideal … Continue reading

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Comprehending Arrest Warrants and Other Types of Court Issued Warrants

When a person commits a crime, or is guilty under penalty of law, they are expected to obey their court orders and instruction until they have fulfilled their obligations to the court. If a person who is under court ruling … Continue reading

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