Burglary charges are life-impacting charges because of the prison time, fines and social stigma associated with them. These aren't charges that are going to just go away. Instead, people who are charged with burglary have to build a strong defense. When you are working on a burglary defense, start by determining if you can negate at least one of the required elements for an action to be considered burglary.
During a stop for allegedly driving under the influence, you have specific rights that apply. At the same time, you also have some responsibilities.
Facing drunk driving charges is a sure way to crash the fun at the end of a good night. For this reason, you should take the time to plan your transportation home before you take that first sip of alcohol. If you forget or you aren't able to properly plan, you are putting yourself at risk of facing these very serious criminal charges.
In our previous blog post, we discussed various types of drug crimes that a person might face. All of these charges have one thing in common -- they all demand that the defendant takes action if he or she wants to present a defense.