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Criminal Defense Definition: What is the “right to a speedy trial”?

Whether you’ve been in court yourself or have watched a TV court drama, you may have heard “right to a speedy trial” before. The phrase is a reference to the Speedy Trial Clause of the Sixth Amendment, which states that … Continue reading

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Criminal Rights and Freedom of Speech

“Innocent until proven guilty” v. “freedom of speech.” Which fundamental human right trumps the other? This is a question being raised following several cases of publicized arrests of criminal suspects who later turn out to be innocent. When the media … Continue reading

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The Best Criminal Defense Attorneys are Former Prosecutors

A criminal defense attorney with prior experience as a prosecutor offers useful insight into the strategies of the opposing side of the courtroom. This experience can be valuable in the preparation of a defense case on many levels, offering an … Continue reading

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What Every Nevada Resident Should Know about Nevada’s Marijuana Laws

Photo courtesy of Valentina solito With the recent changes to marijuana laws in Washington and Colorado, many people think that pot is becoming more accepted around the country. While a widespread acceptance of marijuana may be occurring, the laws regarding … Continue reading

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Why Hire a Las Vegas Criminal Defense Attorney

For those people who are facing criminal charges, it is wise to hire a Las Vegas criminal defense attorney. People who are under a police investigation will also benefit from hiring such a lawyer. By obtaining the services of a … Continue reading

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Criminal Defense

As you know, the United States Constitution guarantees the right to a speedy and public trial, and presumes all accused persons innocent until proven guilty. If you are facing criminal charges, you need a professional criminal defense lawyer. Mr. Smith’s … Continue reading

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