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What Can Make A Search Warrant Invalid?

In many criminal cases, especially those involving charges of a drug offense, the prosecution’s case relies heavily on evidence obtained during a search of the defendant’s home. But for this evidence to be admissible in court, the police must hav… Read More
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Why Is A Criminal Defense Lawyer Important To Your Case?

Michigan criminal law statutes are complicated. When you have been charged with a crime, even a minor one, the stakes are high. You need someone on your side who you can trust, who will explain your situation, and who will fight to protect your right… Read More
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Placed Under Arrest? Do you know your Marianda Rights?

What Are My Miranda Rights and Why Are They Important?

Miranda Rights – You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law. You have the right to an attorney. If you cannot afford an attorney, one will be provided for you. Do you understand the… Read More
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Do I Need a Lawyer Even If I am Pleading Guilty?

When facing criminal charges, many people wonder whether hiring a lawyer is worth the time and expense, especially if they plan on pleading guilty. Some people think they should just enter a guilty plea, take their punishment, and move on with their… Read More
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Juvenile Tried as An Adult in Michigan

In Michigan, if you are 17 years of age or older and are charged with a crime, you will be tried as an adult. If you are under age 17, you will be charged as a juvenile, unless the charges are very serious. Children under the age of 14 are rarely cha… Read More
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social media and the courts

Does Social Media Negatively Impact My Criminal Case?

If you are facing criminal charges or think you were involved in potentially illegal activity, you may be tempted to post about your exploits, ask friends for advice, or discuss updates in your case online or on your social media platforms. Don’t.… Read More
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Michigan Clean Slate Law

Michigan’s clean slate law expands eligibility for expungement of your criminal record and creates a new process that will automatically seal certain records for non-violent offenders. The Michigan clean slate law is a combination of several differ… Read More
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search warrant requirements

What Are the Search Warrant Requirements in Michigan?

In many criminal cases, the prosecution relies almost entirely on evidence that was seized during a search. If your criminal defense lawyer can challenge the legality of the search and have this evidence excluded from trial, the defendant stands a mu… Read More
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What to Expect at Your Initial Consultation with a Criminal Defense Attorney

If you are under investigation or were recently charged with a crime, you probably know that you need to hire a criminal defense lawyer. But what should you expect during your initial consultation? You and your lawyer both want your first meeting to… Read More
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How a Criminal Defense Attorney Can Help

Being charged with a crime is scary. You may experience feelings of uncertainty, frustration, and anger. You probably also have questions and may not know where to turn. A criminal defense attorney can help by offering advice, explaining the law that… Read More
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