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Marijuana Possession in Cook County

Marijuana Possession in Cook County

Former Macomb County Sex-Crimes Prosecutor Representing R. Kelly

Former head of the Macomb County Prosecutor’s sex crime unit has been hired to help represent R. Kelly.

Philadelphia Simple Assault Charges

Assault charges often arise from the most confusing situations – an argument, a fight, or even an accident. The situation unfolded in a blur, and you may not even be clear about what happened. In fact, you may be shocked to discover that you are now facing charges for simple assault. Unfortunately, simple assault charges can be much more serious than many people realize – you should speak with a criminal defense attorney before it’s too late.

R Kelly Hires Ex-Head Of Macomb County Prosecutor’s Sex Crime Unit

R. Kelly’s defense team now includes ex-head of Macomb County Prosecutor’s sex crime unit – Nicole Blank Becker.

Nicole Blank Becker Joins R Kelly Legal Defense Team

In R Kelly's court appearance, he was accompanied by defense lawyer Nicole Blank Becker.

Legislative Watch: Return 17-Year-Olds to Juvenile Court

Why children should stay i juvenile court.

PRELIMINARY HEARINGS IN MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT COURTS AND PHILADELPHIA MUNICIPAL COURT

What is a preliminary hearing? What can I expect at a preliminary hearing? Who will testify at a preliminary hearing?

WHEN IS POLICE FORCE CONSIDERED EXCESSIVE?

Your rights under the United States Constitution do not vanish when you are arrested or charged with a crime. Specifically, the Fourth and Fifth Amendments to the federal Constitution guarantee your rights to be free of unlawful searches and seizures and not to be forced to incriminate yourself.

CAN YOU RETAIN AN ATTORNEY BEFORE YOU ARE INDICTED OR CHARGED?

There is a common misconception that you don’t need to hire an attorney until you are indicted or charged with a crime. While it may not be absolutely necessary, hiring an attorney before you are charged has a lot of advantages and perhaps help you avoid being charged with a crime altogether.

Michigan Sex Offender Registry Tiers

The Michigan Sex Offender Registry divides each and every convicted offenders into three different levels or categories.

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