January 25, 2017

Why Do I Need A Criminal Defense Attorney?

As civilization advances and now that we are already halfway to the next generation, issues concerning law, crimes, and other legal cases also get complicated. The […]
January 25, 2017

The Fate of “Fight Court”: You Decide

North Carolina is one of only a handful of states that has retained the “private warrant court,” or as regular denizens of the courthouse know it: “fight […]
January 25, 2017

The Supreme Court’s “Cell Phone” Case: The End of the “Texting While Driving” Ticket?

Wednesday’s evening news began in dramatic fashion.  The anchor’s declaration was sensational……and utterly stupid.  “THE U.S. SUPREME COURT RULES THAT POLICE MAY NOT SEARCH YOUR CELL PHONE!” he exclaimed. […]
January 25, 2017

Expunction (or, expungement) and why it’s not as easy as you might think

In North Carolina, expunctions (or expungements) are not nearly as common, or as easy to obtain, as most people believe.  In fact, expunctions are limited to three general categories: […]
January 25, 2017

Why You Shouldn’t Just Pay Your Speeding Ticket Online

Why not just pay your speeding ticket?  You can even do it online now.  You won’t have to pay for an attorney, or go to court. […]
January 25, 2017

Green Cards and DWI’s — A Dangerous Cocktail

If you’re in the United States illegally, as a general rule you are immediately deportable.  That’s common knowledge.  But did you know that even if you […]
January 25, 2017

The Constitution (Part 1, “Just Say No”)

I meet with so many people who say that they allowed the police to search their car, house, pocketbook — even their own person — “because the […]