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Search Warrant Requirements

A search warrant is a court order that allows the police to search a specific location for evidence that can be used to charge you with and convict you of a crime. To obtain a search warrant, police must convince a judge they have probable cause to b… Read More
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What To Do If You Were Charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana?

There is a significant difference between being charged with possession of illegal drugs for personal use and being charged with possession of drugs with intent to distribute them. Under Wyoming law, drug trafficking, also known as possession with in… Read More
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Categories: Drug Charges, Marijuana
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What Constitutes a Deadly Weapon for Purposes of an Assault Charge?

In Wyoming, assault and battery is considered a violent crime. Assault and battery involving a deadly weapon, known as “aggravated assault” in Wyoming, is one of the most serious assault charges a person can face. Aggravated assault in Wyoming is… Read More
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Categories: Assault & Battery
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Defense Against Charges of Cybercrime and Online Identity Theft

Cybercrime charges have become more commonplace as people conduct more of their lives online. To keep up with changing technologies, state and federal lawmakers continue to create new categories of crimes, like hacking, phishing, and internet fraud.… Read More
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What is the Difference Between a Protective Order and a Restraining Order in Wyoming?

Wyoming courts issue protective orders and restraining orders to protect victims of domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. They are also issued in domestic relations cases to address possession of a shared residence, award temporary custod… Read More
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What Is Reckless Driving in Wyoming?

Reckless driving is a serious offense that carries significant penalties. If you were charged with reckless driving in Wyoming, the criminal defense team at Just Criminal Law can help. We can evaluate your situation, explain your options, and defend… Read More
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Prison vs Alternative Sentence

Alternatives to Jail

The State of Wyoming allows for various diversion programs as an alternative to jail. These programs offer a way to resolve a criminal case that can allow you to avoid having a criminal record and spending time in jail. But diversion programs are not… Read More
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How to Handle an Alleged Probation Violation

When someone has committed a crime, the judge may place them on probation as part of their sentence. When a judge places a defendant on probation, they often impose requirements such as not committing any new offenses, not consuming drugs or alcohol,… Read More
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How Will a Prior Conviction Affect Your Criminal Case?

Having a criminal record will almost certainly affect a new criminal case. A prior conviction can result in more serious charges, or the prosecutor might refuse to offer a plea bargain. Your criminal record can also affect your new case if you go to… Read More
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Defenses to Charges of Marijuana Possession

Even though many states have legalized marijuana for medicinal and even recreational use, marijuana is still illegal in Wyoming. The penalties for possession of marijuana in Wyoming can be severe and may include fines and even time in jail. The drug… Read More
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Categories: Marijuana