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DUI Along with Your Friends

By Justin Brown, published on Jul 17, 2014

...not speak with you for some time. But understand read review that you possibly saved another person or them from injury, a collision or death. It's also important to simply ignore it. Make certain they look for a great DUI attorney within the state where these were caught the moment possible if your buddy is charged for DUI. It is simple to locate DUI lawyers online by carrying out a research for example perhaps a related look or Baltimore DUI Attorney for your city area. Take some time to locate a lawyer using the correct degree of capacity and knowledge.

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Tags: attorney, baltimore, lawyer, dui

Things to consider while hiring a DUI Lawyer

By Justin Brown, published on Jul 16, 2014

If you have also made the mistake of driving under the influence of alcohol and have been caught by the local police then you should seek a good lawyer in your locality that can help you out by representing your case in the court. The lawyer you are going to choose must have his office in your locality so that he will be able to be at your assistance in a short period of time. For example if you are a resident of Baltimore then you should go in for hiring a DUI lawyer would be a good choice for you.

Other factors that should be kept in mind while hiring a lawyer in this... (more)

Tags: baltimore, lawyer, dwi, dui

Hiring an Attorney for DUI, Criminal, and Immigration Cases

By ZavierJ, published on May 20, 2014

...and attorneys are present so that people can prove themselves not guilty to a judge. Here are the top five reasons a person may need an attorney

Criminal charges Bankruptcy Driving under the influence (DUI) Immigration Personal injury

No matter what the reason is that a person needs a lawyer they want someone to represent them and help them win their case.

Make Sure the Attorney Will Win

Every case that is taken by an attorney is not a winner, but when hiring one make sure they have a few cases that prove that they are the proper choice for you. Having someone who has never... (more)

Tags: attorney, lawyer, dui, criminal charges

Our Discriminatory Bail System

By Justin Brown, published on Dec 17, 2013

One of the great injustices of the Maryland state bail system is that it discriminates against the poor. People who are charged with crimes are often held on high bails that they cannot possibly afford. This can happen for even relatively minor criminal allegations. The only way they can get out is by paying a bail bondsman, who may charge an exorbitantly high interest rate. Oftentimes, judges and commissioners, when setting bails, err on the side of caution -- that is, if in doubt, they set a very high bail.

The results of this system can be devastating for families and... (more)

Tags: attorney, baltimore, lawyer, maryland, bail system

Harsh Federal Sentencing Tactics: Nothing New

By Justin Brown, published on Dec 16, 2013

A recent report by Human Rights Watch underscores an obvious fact of federal drug prosecutions: the Government uses the threat of sentencing enhancements to all but force criminal defendants to plead guilty. As a result, 97 percent of federal drug cases result in guilty pleas.

By statute, criminal defendants receive extreme mandatory enhancements in some drug cases if they already have drug convictions. At certain drug quantities, a person with two prior drug convictions can receive a life sentence for a routine offense – if he has the nerve to exercise his constitutional... (more)

Tags: attorney, baltimore, lawyer, maryland

An American Lawyer Released from Rwandan Jail

By MUGISHO N.THEOPHILE, published on Jun 21, 2010

An American lawyer, by the name of Peter Erlinder, is 62 years old. He came to Rwanda to help with the legal defense of opposition leader Victoire Ingabire. Ingabire, a female Hutu who wants to run for presidency this during the August 9 elections. She is ready to face incumbent President Kagame. The problem with this plan is that she is in legal trouble.

She was arrested in April and charged with promoting a genocidal ideology. She was freed on bail but her passport was seized and she cannot leave Kigali. She is required to report at the court on a monthly basis until her case is closed.... (more)

Tags: lawyer, released, rwanda justice

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