There are many crimes an individual could be charged with. Federal, state, and city crimes could all be charged against an individual for one incident involving a single crime. Misdemeanor and felony charges can involve prison time, high fines and a permanent criminal record. A permanent criminal record could result in an individual’s inability to obtain or maintain employment. An experienced criminal law attorney will vigorously defend an individual’s rights and limit the amount of damage criminal charges can have on an individual’s life. They also offer a complimentary consultation to discuss the case with you and supply various options for a defense.
A first-time DUI offense for drugs or alcohol will result in a minimum of 48 hours in jail and your license will be suspended for 30 days. Each additional conviction of this same crime will result in longer jail time, higher fines and a longer suspension of a driver’s license. A third DUI will be charged as a felony on an individual’s record. There are procedures law enforcement must follow for a legal arrest to occur. If law enforcement did not follow proper procedure, the evidence may be suppressed or tossed out of court. A criminal law attorney has the experience to immediately identify any procedures that weren’t followed during an arrest.
An experienced criminal attorney is usually familiar with the lawyer prosecuting the case and has built rapport with them. A criminal lawyer can defend someone against:
* Aggravated battery
* Computer crime
* Aggravated robbery
* Criminal trespass
* Possession of drugs with intent to distribute
* Possession of drugs including marijuana, meth, cocaine, heroin, MDMA, GHB and other drugs
* Cultivation of drugs
* Vehicular burglary
* And many other crimes
The majority of the drug charges in Kansas are felonies. A first offense for the possession of marijuana is a misdemeanor. Any other further drug charges related to marijuana will be charged as a felony. Experienced attorneys like Addair Thurston, Chtd. have experience as prosecutors as well as defense attorneys. They have also completed scientific training that is related to drug cases. They have complete various forensic courses and have the experience, skill, training and knowledge someone needs to win their case. You can also follow them on Twitter for more updates.