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How Much Will My Speeding Ticket Cost?

Published: Jun 09, 2017 in Legal Blog, Traffic, Traffic Violations

In Illinois, moving violations, or offenses that are committed in a moving vehicle, are taken very seriously. While many people think of speeding tickets as minor and inconsequential, they can lead to devastating consequences, such as license suspension, massive fines, and even time spent behind…

Defenses to Possession of Marijuana Charges

Published: May 31, 2017 in Drug Crimes, Legal Blog

According to the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), over 8.2 million people were arrested for marijuana crimes between 2001 and 2010. Of those who were arrested, 88 percent were charged with simple possession. While this crime seems relatively minor, it is harshly punished in the…

Defenses to Weapons Charges

Published: May 15, 2017 in Criminal Defense, Legal Blog, Weapons

Although the second amendment of the U.S. Constitution’s Bill of Rights gives you the right to keep and bear arms, you must follow certain state and federal laws that regulate weapons. If you were charged for any of the following weapons crimes, you need skilled…