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Raleigh Criminal Defense Attorneys Take a Closer Look at Johnson v. United States

This summer, the United States Supreme Court made some important decisions that will change the future of federal law for the country. Some of these decisions, including the ruling that banning gay marriage is unconstitutional, were covered extensive… Read More
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Federal Appeals Court Overturns Federal Bribery Conviction

Raleigh federal criminal defense attorneys discuss federal court of appeals overturning federal bribery conviction of city government official. Read More
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Federal Judge Enhances Cell Phone Privacy

Raleigh criminal defense attorneys discuss cell phone privacy Read More
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Cracking Down on Drunk Driving

One of the biggest contributors to drunk driving is the fact that each individual driver makes the determination on whether he or she feels sober enough to get behind the wheel, and often after a few drinks, impaired judgment has a hand in making tha… Read More
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Driving on a Suspended License

If your license has been suspended, legally, you are required (and expected) not to drive until that suspension has been lifted. Still, as most of us know, just because an individual’s license is suspended, it does not physically prevent him or her… Read More
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Laura’s Law

In North Carolina, drunk driving charges are ranked in severity according to grossly aggravating factors, aggravating factors and mitigating factors. Before 2011 and Laura’s Law, any drunk driving instance was subject to five different levels of se… Read More
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Age and Criminal Activity

Criminal charges are filed in one of two places—juvenile or adult court. Where you end up depends largely on your age and the severity of the crime you have been accused of committing. In most states, minors under the age of 18 are considered juven… Read More
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Facing Both State and Federal Court Charges

Many defendants face charges in both federal and state courts. When this happens, complex issues arise involving jail credit, the development of defenses and sentencing, and skilled Raleigh federal criminal defense attorneys can help navigate these i… Read More
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Video Sweepstakes on the Radar

With the help of federal officers, the state’s Alcohol Law Enforcement (ALE) teams are leading the charge against video sweepstakes by launching several recent raids on businesses throughout eastern North Carolina. These efforts are aimed at shutti… Read More
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North Carolina Court of Appeals

If you have been found guilty in a criminal trial or liable in a civil action, the judge usually imposes a sentence or civil judgment based on the severity of your crime or civil wrong and the laws and penalties associated with that crime or civil wr… Read More
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