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Supreme Court Ponders Child Porn Victim Restitution Laws in PA

The Washington D.C. Supreme Court is currently looking at a case that will define whether or not the victims of child pornography offenses can recover money from those who watched the abuse online on ...
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Understanding Your Miranda Rights

We have all heard the infamous saying on television "you have the right to remain silent, anything you say can and will be used against you in the court of law. You have the right to an ...
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A Closer Look at Blaine Jones Law, LLC

Having a police officer tell you that you are being accused of a crime may be considered as one of the more frightening experiences for any individual to go through. The fear of the unknown may be ...
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Pittsburgh Domestic Violence Charges Not Always Spouse-on-Spouse

It's a mistake to think that the only time you might face domestic violence charges is with regard to your spouse. Pittsburgh criminal defense lawyers know that escalating arguments among family ...
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Court Attire Makes a Difference in Pittsburgh Criminal Cases

Justice should be blind. However, juries and judges aren't, and that's why our Pittsburgh criminal defense lawyers are constantly having to remind clients to be mindful of what you're ...
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Man Drinking at Dinner Arrested for Fatal DUI

Pittsburgh criminal defense attorneys know it takes only one poor judgement to affect the rest of your life. Particularly with DUI offenses, we understand that many first-time offenders are frightened ...
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Pittsburgh Theft Defense Needed for Retirement Home Guard

Theft charges have been filed against a night security guard at a retirement community just outside of Pittsburgh. Our Pittsburgh criminal defense lawyers understand, based on reports from The ...
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Character Witnesses Can Be Key to Pittsburgh Criminal Defense

As the child sex crimes trial of former Penn State University Assistant Football Coach Jerry Sandusky draws to a close, Pittsburgh criminal defense lawyers are playing every card they've got - and ...
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Tow Truck Driver Faces Felony Traffic Violations

A Pennsylvania judge has ordered a tow truck driver to stand trial in the death of a mother and the serious injury of her 9-year-old son. This case of Pittsburgh vehicular homicide reportedly stemmed ...
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Embattled Former Senator Sentenced for Pittsburgh Forgery Scheme

A former state senator Jane Orie was sentenced to between 2.5 and 10 years behind bars following a conviction on charges of public corruption and forgery in Pittsburgh. Criminal defense lawyers had ...
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Pittsburgh Criminal Defense: Fleeing Police Leads to More Trouble

Pittsburgh criminal defense attorneys know that in most cases, fleeing from the police is not a good course of action, even when you're facing serious Pittsburgh criminal charges. The reasons are ...
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Pittsburgh Criminal Defense: False Arrests

Pittsburgh criminal defense attorneys know that despite the weight that is often given to the word of law enforcement officers, they don't always get it right. In fact, those requiring a ...
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Strong Pittsburgh Burglary Defense Required for Serial Offender

A 49-year-old man is going to require a strong Pittsburgh burglary defense, after law enforcement in North Oakland reportedly caught him crawling into the window of an apartment. Our Pittsburgh ...
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Pittsburgh Embezzlement Charges for EMS Office Manager

A strong Pittsburgh embezzlement defense is going to be required for a woman who allegedly stole $77,000 from her employer. Pittsburgh defense attorneys understand that the suspect was a paramedic who ...
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Pittsburgh Drug Charges Result in 22-Year Prison Term

A man convicted of dealing cocaine has been sentenced to serve 22 years in prison for his Pittsburgh drug crimes. Our Pittsburgh drug crime attorneys know that what a person is ultimately sentenced to ...
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Pittsburgh Embezzlement Charges Filed Against Deceased Woman's Relatives

Relatives of an elderly woman who died two years ago are facing charges for Pittsburgh embezzlement. As our Pittsburgh embezzlement attorneys understand it, three family members have been arrested and ...
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Pittsburgh Theft Charges in Alleged Silver Scrap Heist

Former employees of a electrical manufacturing company are facing multiple Pittsburgh theft charges, with detectives alleging the group orchestrated the heist more than $3 million in silver. Our ...
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Pittsburgh Drug Charges Possible for Embattled Police Officer

A police officer who was already facing a slew of bribery, coercion and assault charges is now likely to contend with Pittsburgh drug charges. Our Pittsburgh criminal defense attorneys understand that ...
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Doctor Tried for Pennsylvania Sex Crimes

A rhuematologist physician from a North Hills clinic is facing numerous charges of Pennsylvania harassment and indecent assault. Our Pittsburgh sex crimes defense attorneys have been closely following ...
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The Differences Between Burglary and Robbery

It's sometimes difficult to understand that words can have different definitions in a court than they do on the street, but it's always easy to confuse burglary with robbery. In Pennsylvania, ...
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Do You Know Your Rights?

The police are trained to speak with authority, so it's easy to believe them when they tell you what your rights are. The fact of the matter, though, is that they aren't always right. Everyone ...
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$250,000 straight bond reduced to paying $1,000.00!

$250,000 straight bond reduced to paying $1,000.00! Today my client, who is charged with 1st degree Felony Aggravated Assault, Felony Possession of a Firearm Without A License and Discharging a ...
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Aggravated Assault charges against a Police Officer withdrawn!

Aggravated Assault charges against a Police Officer withdrawn! This afternoon in court was very rewarding. My client, we'll call him "Joe," was facing the lead charge of Felony ...
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1st Degree Felony Charge-DISMISSED!!!

1st Degree Felony Charge-DISMISSED!!! Within the last two weeks I represented a client in one of the smaller counties in Western Pennsylvania at his preliminary hearing. Sometimes that can be tricky ...
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$75,000 straight cash bond reduced to ROR!!!!!!

$75,000 straight cash bond reduced to ROR!!!! This past week I represented a client that was facing 15 serious charges at his preliminary hearing. 8 of those 15 charges were felonies. We will call ...
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