In the United States, there are approximately 68 million people that have a criminal record. Given that roughly 10,000 individuals may be wrongfully convicted of serious crimes every year, many of the individuals with criminal records may be innocent of the crimes they allegedly committed. In this case, its important to obtain the highest level of legal representation possible by a highly respected lawyer.
DNA evidence has assisted with overturning a number of convictions. There have been more than 300 cases overturned since 1989 as a result of advancements within this field. In some instances, these cases involved sex crimes and/or homicides.
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An auto accident can happen at any time. If you are involved in a car accident or auto accident, after tending to your injuries, the most important thing you can do is to contact an attorney at law. Others involved in the accident may try to force blame on you and attempt to take you to court to pay for their vehicle and injuries. An auto accident attorney from a well-recognized and prestigious law firm may actually be able to get you money for your injuries and damage to your car.
A personal injury law firm would be able to best address any concerns or questions that you may have after your accident. Making sure that your assets are protected is important and getting in conta
Distracted driving is one of the biggest causes of vehicle accidents today. Technology has gotten more and more advanced over the years. We can now utilize our mobile devices for communication, music, and even step by step directions. It also causes drivers to take their eyes off the road for unsafe amounts of time. Many professionals even say that distracted driving can be similar to drunk driving. If you are the victim of a car crash that was caused by distracted driving, you might have more legal rights than you initially thought.
Determining the cause of the accidentIt can sometimes be difficult to determine the cause of an auto accident. When alcohol is suspected, a blood alcohol test is given. When drugs are suspected, a blood drug test might be given. However, proving dis
The process of going through a divorce can taxing in a number of ways, requiring both time and money. And although each divorce case is unique, it’s typically in the best interest of all parties involved to resolve the matter in the most expeditious way possible. Not only does this shorten an unnecessarily lengthy process, but resolving a divorce quickly allows all parties to move forward sooner rather than later.
While it’s true that there are many things outside of one’s control when it comes to the legal process of divorcing, there are some family law matters than can and should be attended to prior to consulting with a divorce attorney. Not only does this make the job of divorce lawyers easier and thus expedites the entire process, but client preparation also means added peace of mind for everyo