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Drug Trafficking Laws and Penalties in Nevada

drug trafficking in Nevada

Getting Caught Violating Drug Trafficking Laws in Nevada Carries Stiff Penalties Drug trafficking laws in Nevada are some of the strictest in the country. Judges and prosecuting attorneys take these crimes very seriously and can punish you to the fullest extent of the law. The legal definition for “trafficking in controlled substances” under the Nevada […]

Defenses Against Fraud Accusations


Fraud Accusations Need An Experienced Fraud Lawyer Being booked on fraud accusations means the law believes you willfully deceived with the intent to gain personally or financially. Fraud is also defined as intentionally deceiving in order to persuade another person to part with something valuable. Criminals continue to find new ways to commit fraud, but […]

3 Reasons to File Premises Liability Cases

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Premises Liability Cases Need an Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer to Get You What You Deserve Premises liability cases are a form of personal injury case where a person’s injury was caused by some type of unsafe or defective condition on someone else’s property. Just because you have slipped and fallen on someone else’s property doesn’t […]

8 Steps to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit

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There is a Lot Involved when You File a Personal Injury Lawsuit in Nevada If you’ve been hurt, due to someone else’s negligence or malice, you need to file a personal injury lawsuit before time runs out. There is a statute of limitations in place in the state of Nevada of two years from when […]

Advice from Jesse Kalter: House Arrest Before Trial for Domestic Violence

Pros and Cons for House Arrest Before a Trial for Domestic Violence

There are Pros and Cons for House Arrest Before a Trial for Domestic Violence A person does not have to be convicted to be placed under house arrest. If the charges against a person are serious enough and the judge does not feel comfortable leaving them at liberty while they are awaiting trial, they can […]

What Should You Do After You’ve Been Charged with Domestic Violence

Charged with Domestic Violence

Being Charged with Domestic Violence Doesn’t Mean You’re Guilty It is a frightening and stressfull event to be charged with domestic violence, especially in the world we live in today. If you are innocent, it is imperative to protect your innocence against an accusation like this. A domestic violence conviction can affect your ability to […]

Advice From Jesse Kalter: Marijuana DUIs

DUI Advice from Jesse Kalter

Marijuana DUIs Have Increased Nearly 50% Since the Legalization of Recreational Cannabis According to statistics reported in the Reno Gazette-Journal, there were 852 arrests of individuals in the last six months of 2017 solely for Marijuana DUIs. This is a significant increase over 2016 when there were 560 individuals arrested for this same crime. This […]

Defenses for DUI and DWI in Nevada

Defenses for DUI and DWI in Nevada

Know What to Tell Your DUI Lawyer to Defend Against a DUI or DWI in Nevada Being arrested for a DUI or DWI in Nevada does not automatically mean you are guilty. In a court of law, it is the prosecution’s duty to prove two things to get a conviction. First, they must prove that […]

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6 Myths About Marijuana DUI and DWIs in Nevada

Debunking Myths About Marijuana DUI and DWIs in Nevada DWIs and DUIs in Nevada are taken very seriously by judges. Keeping the roadways safe is a top priority. Drivers know that if convicted they will have their license suspended, pay heavy fines, go to jail, or do community service, and be sentenced to mandatory alcohol […]

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2nd Time DUI in Reno, NV

There are numerous indicators which police officers look for to determine if they should pull over a person for suspected drunk driving, which may include: Driving above the speed limit Turning without signaling Driving too slowly Driving too slowly Stopping unnecessarily Driving at night without the use of head lights A drunk driving arrest is […]