A defense attorney will find themselves in court on a daily basis. Court appearances almost become routine when you have practiced law for any length of time. For those unfamiliar with the justice system, however, preparing for a court appearance can be an intimidating task. This can be especially true for defendants, when so much is
You may have noticed that there is a political election happening in this country. If you don’t live under a rock or own a computer, television, radio or phone, chances are you have been bombarded with political ads and opinions. Don’t worry, this blog is not about any campaign or any candidate running for office.
Anyone who is a fan of police procedural shows or crime dramas may be familiar with the phrase, “You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say can be used against you in a court of law.” Actors offer these warnings with grim expressions as they haul a suspect into custody. What is now part
Illinois Drug Possession Laws and What You Need to Know Last week we covered Missouri drug possession laws, but here at CM Attorneys, we also work with clients from Illinois. So, what are the Illinois drug possession laws? While the drug laws in Illinois are not as strict as Missouri, they still should be taken