Legal Articles, Criminal

Charges Stemming from Paintball Fights

In Detroit, paintball enthusiasts began staging mini gun fights and drive-bys with paintball guns, instead of real guns.

Condoms as Instruments of Crime

Under the touted banner of fighting human trafficking, Pennsylvania law enforcement is cracking down on sex workers, and in an unusual way.

MARYLAND SEX CRIMES: PRIEST/MINISTER/SPIRITUAL ADVISOR

A priest who once worked at Loyola University Maryland was removed from his ministry duties in Pennsylvania after allegations of inappropriate sexual contact with two minors surfaced, according to news reports.

SMELL OF MARIJUANA PROVIDES PROBABLE CAUSE TO ARREST, MARYLAND COURT SAYS

Even though possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana is not a crime in Maryland, police officers have probable cause to arrest for marijuana possession if they smell the drug on a person, Maryland’s intermediate appellate court has ruled.

ASSAULT ON A POLICE OFFICER

After an altercation at the beach, a woman was recently charged with assault on a police officer. Two Baltimore County men were arrested following an assault on police officer, according to police reports.

MARYLAND ASSAULT CHARGES

Assault charges are an everyday occurrence. A Harford County, Maryland man, the father of a high school wrestler was arrested and charged recently for allegedly assaulting his son after the boy didn't make weight for a wrestling tournament, according to court records.

MARYLAND DRUG CHARGES - MARIJUANA POSSESSION

Maryland made a big change in its marijuana possession laws in 2014. Being found in possession of small amounts was decriminalized.

Defense Attorney's Commandments

Defense Attorney's Commandments

Can I Afford an Attorney?

Can I Afford an Attorney?

Restraining Orders in South Carolina (and how to fight them)

Restraining Orders in South Carolina (and how to fight them)

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