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I Was Arrested for a DUI in Nevada. What’s Next?

You are not alone. About 1.5 million people are arrested each year for driving under the influence, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. If you were charged with a DUI, warranted or not, you probably feel overwhelmed, embarrassed, and fearful of the consequences. You could face jail time, a lengthy license suspension, and […]

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Understanding Property Crime in Nevada

Understanding Property Crime in Nevada

Nevada law is tough on property crime. If you’re new to the state and/or facing criminal charges involving someone else’s property ‒ you need to know what you’re up against. Keep reading to learn more about Nevada’s property crime laws and their consequences. First, though, what is a property crime? It typically involves either stolen […]

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What Determines Legal Competence in a Criminal Trial?

A man going over some notes about determining competence in a criminal trial.

Going through a criminal trial is always distressing for the defendant and their family. Especially if met with obstacles that prolong or complicate the trial, delaying justice.  One of those obstacles can be determining if the defendant is legally competent to stand trial. It doesn’t happen often, but when it does, it’s best to have […]

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