Expunging Your Criminal Record

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According to the Society for Human Resource Management, approximately 92% of employers conduct criminal background checks before hiring a potential new employee. A criminal charge on your record can have long lasting implications on your life and your job prospects.  Because of this, it is important to make sure your record is criminal charge free. …

Admissibility of a Confession

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JUST BECAUSE YOU MAKE A STATEMENT TO A POLICE OFFICER, DOES NOT MEAN THAT IT CAN AUTOMATICALLY BE USED AGAINST YOU IN COURT Many times, a confession is made to a police officer before the speaker has the chance to think about the impact of the statement.  It is important to know that even if …

Thanksgiving Eve DUI Checkpoints

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It is no secret that the night before Thanksgiving is the unofficial “Biggest Party Night of the Year.”  This stems from nearly everyone having Thanksgiving Day off of work, old friends coming into town, and Thanksgiving dinner being the perfect hangover cure.  While you may be planning a bar hopping event, make sure to stay …