Drug Trafficking - Selling illegal pills

What To Do If You’re Accused of Drug Trafficking in Wyoming

This past summer Wyoming law enforcement stepped up its efforts to target drug traffickers. The increased attention resulted in significant arrests of people who were trafficking both marijuana and methamphetamine. As a result of one investigation, f… Read More
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Categories: Drug Charges
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Overcharging in a Criminal Case

Overcharging in a criminal case refers to a tactic used by law enforcement in which the police and prosecutor add additional charges against a defendant that they may or may not be able to prove if the case went to trial. Law enforcement does this to… Read More
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Gravestone of Ernesto Miranda

Why Are Miranda Rights Important?

History of Miranda Rights — Who Was Ernesto Miranda? Ernesto Miranda was a laborer who in 1963 was arrested and charged with the kidnapping and rape of Lois Ann Jameson. The victim’s brother had given police a description of Miranda’s truck, an… Read More
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Goddess of Justice Statue Symbolizes Right to a Lawyer

Right to a Lawyer is a Cornerstone of Criminal Justice

The right to be presumed innocent and the right to a lawyer are cornerstones of the American criminal justice system. The right to a lawyer is found in the Sixth Amendment to the US Constitution. It means that in any criminal case the accused has the… Read More
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Driving While Under the Influence of Marijuana in Wyoming

The per se limit for driving while under the influence of alcohol is well-publicized. Most people know that they can be charged and convicted of a Wyoming DWUI if their Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) is .08% or above. What many people don’t realize is… Read More
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Is Assault and Battery a Felony in Wyoming?

If you have been charged with assault in Wyoming, there is a chance you could spend time in prison and have a felony conviction on your criminal record for the rest of your life. An experienced Wyoming criminal defense attorney can help you understan… Read More
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Categories: Assault & Battery
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Differences Between State and Federal Drug Crimes

State and federal drug crime laws prohibit the possession, manufacture, and sale of controlled substances, including drugs like marijuana, methamphetamine, ecstasy, cocaine, and heroin. In some cases, whether a drug is legal or illegal depends on why… Read More
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Categories: Drug Charges
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Will a Wyoming DWUI Charge Appear on a Criminal Background Check?

A Wyoming DWUI charge, even if it does not end up in a conviction, can negatively impact your career, especially if you are a commercial driver with a CDL. That’s why it’s important that you know what’s on your criminal record and, if you are f… Read More
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​How to Have a Wyoming Assault Charge Expunged

Having a Wyoming assault charge expunged is the process or removing or sealing your criminal record from the public. Once you have successfully had your Wyoming assault charge expunged, you can truthfully answer, in limited circumstances, that you ha… Read More
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Categories: Assault & Battery
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Wyoming Charges of DWUI with Children in the Car

Facing charges for a DWUI in Wyoming is difficult enough. If you were stopped and face charges of DWUI with children in the car, you face increased fines and penalties, additional jail time, and may even be charged with a felony. More Parents Working… Read More
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