Criminal Law & procedure : Law & Legal & Attorney
Have you ever been arrested or charged with a crime, but not convicted? Do you have one mistake on your record that seems to constantly come up and negatively affect your life? If so, you may want to consider applying to have your record expunged or sealed. Expungement or sealing is a one-time oppor
Petitioning the court to have your criminal records expunged can make it easier to obtain housing or employment. Records are expunged when a person, or an attorney acting on someone's behalf, petitions the court to have court and arrest records sealed. Certain conditions must be met to have records
New York State introduced Leandra's Law in 2009, and started applying it in August of 2010. The new law mandated all first time DWI offenders have ignition interlocks installed and monitored for six months on all cars they own and/or operate. Is this new law constitutional?
Have you ever wondered about carrying out a criminal background search of the people that are working for you - your nanny, chauffeur or employees at the office? If it has never occurred to you to do so, do you know that you may be throwing caution to the wind by leaving your kids, your business and
If charged with drunk driving, get an attorney. An experienced attorney will be able to build up a strong defense to convince the court to reduce or dismiss the charges.
Harassing by US mail is worrisome, intimidating and can cause substantial emotional distress. The term harassment commonly means a persistent course of behavior directed at an individual that is intended to upset or disturb and serves no legitimate purpose other than to alarm, annoy or abuse. Often
Evidence plays a major role in criminal cases. Without sufficient evidence, a criminal case can get dismissed. In a criminal case, the prosecutor (plaintiff) serves the public and represents the state. The prosecutor has to prove or establish beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant committed a
The Adam Walsh Act brings sweeping changes to the way sex crimes are prosecuted and punished in this country.Critics ask if the change was necessary--or even intelligent.
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Background: A Defendant was charged with making harassing phone calls. After years of litigation, the State admitted it had no evidence Defendant made a single call. Defendant filed a petition to seal
Are you about to hire a nanny to watch your children while you are away from home and you are a little worried? You have to be if you are not personally familiar with the new nanny! There are a lot of nannies who has a criminal record for abusing children and your new nanny can be one of them. You s
Driving while drunk is a seriously bad maneuver for a host of reasons. You will learn as much if you are involved in an accident while driving drunk. Such an accident will raise the issue ...
For children arrested in Memphis, TN, the detention hearing is a juvenile's first appearance before a judge. It's where the judge determines if the child should be released or kept in custody until trial. The Juvenile Court in Memphis has jurisdiction over all juvenile matters.
Love, laws, religions, and every other aspect of the human condition involve the capacity to apologize. "I'm Sorry" combined with remorse, regret and then rehabilitation is crucial to all social interactions. Whether innocent or criminal, ...