Drug Crimes

Can the Police Look Through My Phone?

When the founders of our country wrote the Constitution and the Bill of Rights, photos did not exist, audio and video recordings did not exist,read more

The Anatomy of a Jury Trial

Jury trials are often dramatized on television and in movies.  The plot of several popular TV shows revolves around the courtroom drama between prosecutors, witnesses,read more

Top 10 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Criminal Defense Attorney

You have been charged with a crime.  It is probably one of the most stressful times you have ever had in your life.  You mayread more

Felony? Misdemeanor? Infraction? What Does It All Mean?

In the State of Indiana whenever someone is charged with an offense, they will fall into one of three categories: 1. Felony, 2. Misdemeanor, orread more

Depositions in Criminal Cases

Many people have heard of depositions, but it is surprising the number of times witnesses are unfamiliar with what they are, the purpose behind them,read more

Sentence Modification

Indiana Code 35-38-1-17, titled, “Reduction or Suspension of Sentence”, can be used to ask a Court to modify your sentence. This statute divides offenders intoread more

What to Expect when Entering Home Detention in Marion County, IN

Many people prefer home detention/house arrest to jail, but then come to realize there is hardly any information regarding what to expect both online andread more

Jury Nullification vs Article I, Section 19

Article I, Section 19 of the Indiana Constitution provides “[i]n all criminal cases, whatever, the jury shall have the right to determine the law andread more

When Drug Addiction Leads to Crime, Drug Treatment Court May be the Answer

All too often drug addiction leads to criminal charges.  Most often charges involve the drugs themselves.  Possession of the drug is many times the firstread more

Possession of a Controlled Substance and the Schedule Drugs

All anyone has to do understand the drug problem in this country and around the world is to turn on the nightly news. Every singleread more