Texas is one of the strictest states in the country when it comes to the possession and sale of illegal drugs. If you are a student who has been accused of possessing or trafficking cocaine, you need to take swift action to protect your future.
Eyewitness testimony often contributes heavily to criminal cases. In situations where the event was not caught on video or otherwise recorded, what someone saw at the scene may be the only account of what took place -- at least, the only account that does not come from the person accused of breaking the law.
Being an immigrant is difficult, but if you’ve been awarded your green card, you can count on a measure of stability.
If you have been accused of violating your probation, it is likely that you will face jail time or a heavy fine as a result. Probation violation accusations can be false, or there may be an adequate defense that you can use in your situation. This is why it is important to consider challenging the accusation.
White collar crime often goes unreported by the mainstream media. There is little exciting or attention-grabbing in stories about someone altering their business records to avoid certain taxes or engaging in fraudulent billing practices intended to defraud government insurance programs. News programs will focus on "exciting" stories, such as violent crimes or celebrity divorces.