You Were Arrested For Defending Yourself. Now What?
9 July 2015
Being charged with a violent crime after acting in self defense is terrifying. Just because you are charged, doesn't mean that the charge will hold up in court. You need to know why self defense cases go to court and what you can do about it.
Take it Seriously
Some people don't take their charges seriously because they acted in self defense. You can't just assume that the courts will decide it's a mistake and justice will be served.
Arrested For A Drug Crime? How To Interact With Your Lawyer & The Public While Your Case Is Open
2 July 2015
If you have been charged with drug possession or distribution, you need to contact a lawyer immediately. Drug charges are serious and could lead to years in prison. Proper representation can at least get you a lighter sentence. Here is everything you need to know about interacting with your lawyer and the public while working on your case.
1. Make an e-mail account specifically for the case
Making a new e-mail account isn't required by any means, but it can be helpful.
Mind Your Own Online Business: Social Media Laws You Should Know Before Posting
22 June 2015
These days privacy is minimal. Social media allows people to post whatever they want, whenever they want. People post pictures of themselves, their family, and even other people. Before posting pictures of people other than your own family, make sure you understand the laws. Know when posting a picture or status on social media is illegal.
You may think it's funny to post a picture of a friend drinking or doing something questionable, but you have to think about the consequences of the images.