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What is the Oklahoma Violent Offender Registry?

July 11, 2013

In 2003, 89-year-old Mary Rippy was brutally strangled by her neighbor, Tommy Standefer—a violent felon with convictions for first degree manslaughter and felony possession of a firearm. The elderly woman did not know about Standefer’s criminal past and didn’t suspect the violence brewing nearby. In 2004, the Oklahoma legislature enacted the Mary Rippy Violent Crime […]

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Things To Keep In Mind Before Selecting A Criminal Defense Lawyer

June 13, 2013

Things To Keep In Mind Before Selecting A Criminal Defense Lawyer Even though charges brought up against you seem like the most challenging part of a criminal case, finding the right lawyer proves otherwise. Not only are you looking for a lawyer that is affordable, but you want one that is experienced and reputable as […]

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What To Do After A DUI Arrest

February 25, 2013

(Guest post, US criminal law) If you have just been arrested for your first DUI, then you may be feeling confused and frightened. You may be wondering about which steps you should take to make sure that you get the best defense possible, and you may even have questions about your future, such as whether […]

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How To Wipe Criminal Records Clean

February 22, 2013

(Guest post regarding wiping criminal records clean, based on US law). Frequently Asked Questions Expungement clears a person’s legal record of criminal offenses. Once expunged, the offenses cannot be detected by public record searches, giving the person more freedom to pursue social opportunities, housing opportunities, career opportunities, etc. Those who consider pursuing expungement usually have […]

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Arizona Vehicular Aggravated Assault

December 12, 2012

This article is brought to you by criminal lawyer Jeremy Geigle of JacksonWhite Law. When a vehicular accident causes serious bodily injury, the driver said to have caused the injury may be charged with vehicular aggravated assault. Vehicular aggravated assault can be committed in two different ways: 1. Intentionally, knowingly of reckless serious physical injury […]

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How to Choose a Criminal Defense Attorney

November 8, 2012

Most people try their best to avoid any run-ins with the law, but unfortunately, this is not always possible. A person can be in the wrong place at the wrong time or even be falsely accused of a crime. Even people who do commit crimes deserve a proper legal defense. It’s sad that many individuals […]

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