Drug Trafficking and Intent

It’s crucial to keep in mind that it is the responsibility of the State to establish both your possession of the substance in question and your intent to sell it. It is frequently quite simple to establish felony drug possession, but the State often has trouble establishing intent to distribute in drug trafficking cases. The […]

Steps to Take If You are Involved in a Trucking Accident

Accidents involving trucks can be traumatic. They catch you off guard, and the first shock might distort your perception to the point where you freeze. Any physical injuries you may have sustained—and in a collision with a massive industrial vehicle, these injuries might be severe—only serve to exacerbate the confusion. Knowing what to do in […]

Gun Negligence and Wrongful Death Claims

When your loved one suffers a fatal injury due to a gun-related accident, you may pursue financial compensation from all of the parties whose negligence led to the violent occurrence. This could include the shooter, the firearm owner, the seller, the property owner, and any other persons who may have played a part in the […]

How to Defend against Criminal Mischief Charges

You should be concerned about the repercussions of a conviction if you have been accused of criminal mischief. You can be charged as a misdemeanor or as a felony, both which entail hefty fines and lengthy jail or prison sentences. Penalties A criminal mischief charge be from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class B […]

How Much is a Back-Injury Worth in a Car Accident?

A collection of nerves that spans from the brain to the waist is called the spinal cord. It is shielded by a column of ring-shaped bones called vertebrae. This bundle along with the brain comprises the central nervous system. Car accidents, especially major ones, can result in a wide range of physical injuries and damage […]

Should I Plead Guilty to Domestic Violence?

Domestic abuse is a serious offense. If you are given a domestic violence charge, you might also be charged with assault, battery, or other offenses. You risk jail time and other punishments if you are found guilty of domestic abuse. The seriousness of the crime and whether it was a first or subsequent offense determine […]

Are New Vehicle Safety Features Actually Reducing Car Accidents?

Most modern vehicles are equipped with a variety of innovative safety systems in addition to the basic seatbelts and airbags. The use of Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS) is becoming more common. According to Markets and Markets, the global market for ADAS is predicted to grow from $27 billion in 2020 to $83 billion by 2030. […]

Can a Parole Board Decision be Repealed?

There are several reasons why a person may want to overturn a parole board’s decision. The most obvious reason is the incarcerated person wishing to overturn a parole denial in order to regain liberty. However, the victim of a crime may seek to prevent their perpetrator from being given parole. Parole boards allow the incarcerated […]

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Subtle Signs of a Traumatic Brain Injury

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) can have mild indications and symptoms. TBI symptoms may not manifest for days or weeks, or they may even go unnoticed since people may appear fine while acting or feeling differently. Concussion vs. Brain Injury The seriousness of brain injuries is becoming more widely recognized in the United States. Fans […]

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Field Sobriety Test: To Refuse or Not to Refuse

Law enforcement authorities may want you to complete field sobriety tests to determine whether or not you are intoxicated if you are pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving. These tests are often administered by cops when they strongly suspect that a driver is intoxicated and want to confirm it. They are voluntary in most […]