Alternatives To Jail And The Benefits Of These

Posted on: 26 August 2019
As you face criminal charges, one of the outcomes you could potentially face is jail time. If you really do not want to go to jail, your lawyer might be able to help you fight against this and end up with an alternative option instead. While this is not a guarantee, it is an option you could possibly use in your criminal case. Here are some of the alternatives to jail along with the benefits each option offers.
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How Double Jeopardy Laws Protect The Accused

Posted on: 20 May 2019
Double Jeopardy is not just a movie, it's a real legal concept and the idea hearkens all the way back to the framers of the Constitution. This legal idea is based on a past history of judicial systems that permitted the accused to be tried and tried again – until they were convicted. Along came our Fifth Amendment that set the groundwork for a way of trying the accused that has protected thousands from being tried twice for the same offense.
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Social Media Mistakes That Can Make A DUI Case Difficult To Defend

Posted on: 2 January 2019
Social media has a lot of benefits, but you need to know that what you post can sometimes haunt you. If you're out drinking with friends for the night, you might be eager to share the fun on social media — but you might not realize how doing so could complicate your situation should you make the fateful mistake of driving after drinking and end up facing a DUI charge. While it's always best to arrange safe transportation after drinking, here are some social media mistakes that you should also avoid if alcohol is involved.
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Use These Points To Argue The Lack Of Danger In Your DUI Arrest

Posted on: 23 October 2018
In order to get released on your own recognizance following an arrest for driving under the influence of alcohol, you and your attorney need to prove to a judge that you're not a danger to society. Doing so can be a bit of an uphill battle — after all, you've been charged with a crime that is indeed dangerous to motorists, pedestrians, and even property. In order to earn this early victory in the legal process, you and your attorney should confer on the specific details of your arrest.
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