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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 […]

Resolving a Verbal Argument with Your Spouse or Partner Needs to Happen Without the Police

Resolving a Verbal Argument With Your Spouse or Partner

Involving the Police in Resolving a Verbal Argument with Your Spouse Will End with One of You In Jail Verbal arguments with your spouse or partner can start over something as simple as a cell phone or a set of car keys. Tempers can flare and a heated verbal exchange can ensue. Resolving an argument […]

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 […]

Number of Drinks and Blood Alcohol Content (BAC)

Number of Drinks and Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) – Here is a general guide to estimating your Blood Alcohol Content (BAC), based on your body weight and speed of drinking: Number of Drinks: 1 ⇒ One American standard drink will, on average, produce a Blood Alcohol Content of about 0.02. Most light and moderate drinkers […]