Category Archives: Illinois Criminal Defense Attorney

Like adults, juveniles can face serious punishment for crimes they commit. In the United States, a person is considered a juvenile if they are under the age of 18. For most crimes committed by minors, there is a separate court … Continue reading

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During a nine year span between 2003 and 2012, there were 3,866 deaths caused by drunk drivers in Illinois, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Across the United States, it is illegal to drive with a blood … Continue reading

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With the recent trend of “Me Too,” in which sexual assault survivors, mostly women, have shared their stories, many people have come forward with accusations. Being accused of sexual assault is very serious, since it can be charged as a … Continue reading

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Speeding has become the norm for many drivers. Most cruise the highways at five or ten miles per hour over the speed limit without being concerned they will receive a speeding ticket. This mentality can be troublesome and cause drivers … Continue reading

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Last year, a critically-acclaimed miniseries created a resurgence of interest in one of the most talked about criminal cases in our nation’s history. The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story was broadcast as a 10-part series on the cable … Continue reading

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 Crimes of domestic abuse crimes are responsible for an alarming number of injuries and deaths each year, spanning all classes and races, as well as all income and education levels. Such behavior usually begins with a pattern of threats, insults, … Continue reading

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According to statistics, there are almost 101 million iPhones in use in the United States alone. Approximately 58 million of those phones are the Apple’s latest models, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Another 40 million phones in use are … Continue reading

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In Philadelphia, a 41-year-old nun was recently on trial, charged with drunk driving after she crashed her car into a vehicle repair shop in New Jersey, 20 miles away from the convent where the woman lived. The woman claimed she had … Continue reading

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In a recent decision by the Illinois Supreme Court, a man’s 2013 felony burglary conviction has been overturned. Justices went a step further than just overturning the conviction, and wrote in their decision that the prosecutor’s definition of burglary in this … Continue reading

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Just how successful are this country’s federal prisons when it comes to rehabilitating inmates? Not too successful judging by a recently released study conducted by the United States Sentencing Commission of recidivism rates by inmates formerly held in federal prisons or … Continue reading

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