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Being arrested is a terrifying event for almost everyone and especially so if you did not commit the alleged offense. Unfortunately, many individuals are arrested under suspicious circumstances but are nevertheless innocent. Either way, it is important to understand how … Continue reading

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It is commonly understood that, in the United States, you cannot be punished for a crime until you have either entered a guilty plea or been convicted after a trial. However, in the case of civil asset forfeiture, it possible … Continue reading

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More than 6,500 DUI arrests were made in 2015 in the state of Illinois. Approximately 90 percent of those arrests involved drivers that who were well over the legal limit. What lands someone in such a situation, though? The answer … Continue reading

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The state of Illinois – just like many states in the country – maintains a civil asset forfeiture statute. This law allows law enforcement officials to seize and take possession of any property that they suspect is tied to illegal … Continue reading

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