Why A DUI Lawyer Can Help You If You Get Charged With A DUI

It is inevitable, everyone will make a mistake from time to time. One mistake that can never be ignored, however, is a DUI. There are millions of DUI cases every year throughout the United States, and if a DUI case ends in conviction, it can spell disaster for the involved party. A DUI is by… Read more »

What is Public Intoxication?

Inmost states that punish public intoxication as a criminal offense, there are several elements, or factors, that must be proved by the prosecution in order to convict a person of the offense. These include the following. Appearing in a public place Public intoxication laws require that the defendant be in a public place, rather than… Read more »

Sexual Harassment – know your rights!

What Are the Rights of Those Accused of Sexual Harassment? The rights of those accused of sexual harassment are the same as all those accused of a tort – they have the right to air their defense in a fair, impartial, and speedy court of law. If the sexual harassment is aggravated to the point… Read more »

Disorderly Conduct and Public Intoxication

Disorderly conduct (also called “disturbing the peace”) is a crime that usually involves some kind of offensive or disruptive public activity. Criminal statutes in some states include public intoxication as one kind of behavior that can be considered disorderly conduct. In other states, public intoxication is a separate criminal offense, while in still other jurisdictions… Read more »

San Antonio Police Beat Up the Wrong Guy

Excessive force. A euphemism for what goes on in this country far too often: Police beating the crud out of, if not killing, people they encounter in the line of duty. Statistics are out there, like those provided by the CATO Institute, but it’s essentially impossible to know the scope of unjustified police violence. A… Read more »