Criminal Defense Blog

You could still get a DUI the next day

Do not assume that you can't get a DUI just because you were drinking yesterday. There are cases of people getting pulled over the next morning and still being impaired. If this happens to you, you could face DUI charges. For instance, this happens to many workers who...

How can you defend against drug possession charges?

You might think that there is no way out of your drug possession case, especially if the prosecution has enough evidence to secure a conviction. However, all is not lost. You can successfully defend against the charges and avoid an unfavorable verdict in the end. To...

Why you shouldn’t talk without your lawyer

If you get arrested by the police and taken down to the station, they may put you in a room and begin asking questions. This interrogation is an attempt to learn more about what was happening and to get you to talk to the police. However, many legal experts advise...

A closer look at plea bargains

In the world of criminal defense, plea bargains often come into play. A plea bargain is a negotiation between the prosecution and the defense that frequently leads to a positive resolution to your case. Accepting a plea bargain means you are willing to admit to...

How to prove mistaken identity in a criminal trial

A crime has been committed. A suspect is in custody, and it is you. But you did not do it. In other words, it is a mistaken identity situation.  It is not unheard of for an individual to be accused of, charged and convicted for a crime they did not commit. If you find...