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Bad Checks Defense

Bad checks can be the result of an honest mistake. Maybe an error by your bank or employer was at fault for the bounced check. A simple mistake in personal accounting can make someone believe that they have more money in their account than they actually do. Whatever the reason behind a bad check, check fraud charges may be brought …

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What Does a Drug Attorney Do?

If you have been arrested for either selling drugs or the possession of drugs, it’s important that you get the right drug attorney to plead your case. The more experienced lawyers have represented hundreds of clients on drug charges whether it’s for possession, trafficking or other drug-related issues. Having the right professional on your side could result in a reduced …

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Criminal Law Question: What If the Witness Doesn’t Want to Prosecute?

Most people don’t know much about criminal law, and what we don’t know can hurt us. For example, lots of people believe that they can’t be charged with a crime if a witness doesn’t want to prosecute. After all, if John steals something from Mary and Mary doesn’t want to prosecute, can John be charged with a crime? Yes. Just …

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Know Your Rights: Surveillance Laws

As a citizen of the United States, you should be aware of general surveillance laws as well as those relating directly to legal proceedings. Our country has a wide range of such laws in place in order to protect the privacy of its citizens while simultaneously keeping them safe. If you work or do business in St. Charles, you may …

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Know Your Rights

You must know your rights if you are stopped by a police officer or arrested. You don’t give up your legal rights when this happens, and knowing your rights helps you get the best possible outcome. Being stopped or questioned by a police officer is never a pleasant experience, even if you know that you have not done anything wrong. …