May 11

Are Pittsburgh DUI Checkpoints Constitutional?

pittsburgh dui checkpointsPittsburgh DUI checkpoints are a Constitutional Exception

Traffic stops, including Pittsburgh DUI checkpoints made by the police that are not based upon probable cause or reasonable suspicion, as a general rule, are unconstitutional. A checkpoint stop, by its nature, is a traffic stop that is not based upon probable cause or reasonable suspicion. However, the courts have carved out an exception to the general rule that permit the operation of Pittsburgh DUI checkpoints so long as they are set up and operated in accordance with court imposed specific guidelines. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 23

Pennsylvania Expungement Bill

pennsylvania expungement billThe History of the Pennsylvania Expungement Bill

If you have ever looked into getting a Pennsylvania criminal record expunged, you know how limited the process can be depending on your offense — especially if you are trying to get a conviction expunged. However, If recent proposed legislation is passed, the expungement process will be expanded so that people with certain misdemeanor convictions can have their records cleared. Currently, if you are charged with a crime and were cleared of the charge, you can likely have your record expunged, but those with criminal convictions have very little hope for expungement of the criminal history that follows them around. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 01

Defense For Federal Charges Or State Criminal Cases

State Court Trials, Preliminary Hearings, or Federal Court. Legal help in all criminal matters.

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Nov 01

Who Knows How A Prosecutor Works, Better Than A Former Prosecutor?

A criminal case is a serious matter, face it with an experienced legal defense!

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Oct 18

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Oct 18

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