College students are home from school for the summer and friends are gathering at family homes to hang out and catch up. Beware that if they are congregating at your home and have a drink, unbeknownst to you, you could be held legally responsible should they leave your home and get into a car accident. […]
The plea bargain is an agreement between a criminal defense attorney and the prosecution to resolve a criminal case and ends with a defendant pleading guilty or no contest in exchange for a reduced sentence or to a lesser charge. A majority of criminal cases end in plea bargains but they aren’t always the best […]
If you are pulled over in Ohio, there must be probable cause to stop, detain, or arrest you for an OVI. Without probable cause, the evidence, and the case against you may get dismissed. The police must have a reasonable suspicion or reasonable belief that you are engaged in a criminal activity before they can stop […]
Alcohol offenses are not limited to drunk driving or DUI. In Ohio, a person can be charged with a wide range of criminal offenses that involve alcohol especially when minors are involved. The sentencing can range from fines to time in jail.
It is a criminal offense in Ohio for anyone under 21 to purchase or […]