• 7 Reasons to Hire a Criminal Defense Attorney

    One of the first questions posed to individuals facing criminal charges is whether or not they should hire a criminal defense attorney. The obvious downside is the potential costs and fees associated with hiring a…
  • Are You Violating Nebraska Gambling Laws?

    With the NFL Playoffs currently attracting sports fans and March Madness approaching soon, it seems like a good time to discuss Nebraska’s gambling laws. Many people were also excited to learn that the U.S. Supreme…
  • An Outline of the First Step Act

    On December 21st, President Trump signed the First Step Act (“the Act”) into law. This bipartisan legislation includes major changes to prisoner rehabilitation programming, as well as sentencing reform for certain repeat offenders. The First…
  • Trafficking Laws in the State of Nebraska

    Human trafficking is on the rise around the country, and Nebraska is no exception. Since 2012, there have been 205 reported cases of human trafficking with the peak happening in 2017—with 63 cases. The general…
  • Mandatory Minimum Sentences in Nebraska

    Each crime carries its own classification and penalties, and generally the more severe the crime the greater the punishments. Additionally, when crimes grow in severity, they also begin to require what are called mandatory minimum…
  • Involuntary Manslaughter in Nebraska

    When thinking of a criminal act such as manslaughter, what usually comes to mind is a person intentionally taking someone’s life in a fit of anger. What is less known is a person can be…
  • The Elements of ‘Attempt’ and the Possible Penalties

    While it is widely known that a person can be charged for committing a crime, most people do not know that they can be charged for simply attempting to commit a crime. In cases where…
  • 4 Questions to Ask Your Defense Lawyer

    1. How Long Have You Practiced Criminal Law? Experience is key when defending a client in court. The longer a criminal defense attorney has been practicing, the more prepared they will be to defend you…
  • Factors of a Strong Defense

    Assessing the Actions of Law Enforcement Evaluating the actions of police, investigators, and other members of law enforcement in your case is often critical to protecting your rights. If it comes to light that the…
  • Nebraska Stalking Laws

    Stalking is a term that is used quite often, but it is frequently used incorrectly. In today’s society, it is sometimes difficult to understand what is truly considered stalking. In general terms, “stalking” is defined…
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