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What’s the Difference Between a Felony and a Misdemeanor?

Every state classifies crimes into felonies and misdemeanors. Legislators decide to classify a crime as a felony or misdemeanor based on the seriousness of the crime. More serious crimes are punished more severely, while less serious crimes carry a l… Read More
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What You Need to Know About Claiming Self-Defense in Charges of Assault

The crime of assault can apply to a wide range of conduct, and the seriousness of the charges will often depend on the nature and severity of the victim’s injuries. If you caused or attempted to cause bodily injury to someone else, you will likely… Read More
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Categories: Assault & Battery
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Defending Against Charges of Sexual Assault

Wyoming takes sexual assault crimes seriously and prosecutes these cases aggressively. The mere allegation of sexual assault can cause significant damage to your reputation and can change your life forever. A sexual assault conviction can result in s… Read More
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10 Things You Need to Know About Domestic Violence Charges

Domestic violence charges are serious, and a conviction could have lifelong consequences, including fines and jail time, and a profound effect on your family and your life. Once the police have been called to a domestic dispute, prosecutors are unlik… Read More
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Plea Bargains in a DWUI Case

The vast majority of criminal charges, including drunk driving, or Driving While Under the Influence (DWUI), are resolved through plea bargains. If you were offered a plea bargain, you might have questions about what this means for your DWUI case and… Read More
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Will My Employer Find Out About My Drug Possession Case?

Drug possession charges can result in jail time, fines, and suspension of your driver’s license. But you might also be concerned about losing your job, whether your employer can ask about your criminal record, and if there are careers you will no l… Read More
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Categories: Drug Charges
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Sealing a DWUI Conviction in Wyoming

Criminal charges for drunk driving can change your life. A conviction for Driving While Under the Influence (DWUI) can result in fines and possible jail time, damage to your reputation, mandatory installation of an Ignition Interlock Device (IID), an… Read More
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Felony Drug Charges

Wyoming has strict laws prohibiting the possession, sale, manufacture, and distribution of controlled substances. In many cases, unlawful possession of a controlled substance is a felony, punishable by more than a year in prison and fines of more tha… Read More
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Categories: Drug Charges
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Will a Prior Conviction for Possession of Marijuana Affect My Criminal Case?

A criminal conviction can affect your life in many ways. It can prevent you from getting certain jobs, living in certain places, or being accepted into a college or technical school. A criminal conviction can also cause shame and embarrassment. But i… Read More
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Categories: Marijuana
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Defenses to Charges of Drug Possession

If you were arrested on Wyoming drug charges or charged with South Dakota possession of drugs, you may have several defenses available. But you need aggressive legal representation to mount a successful defense. The drug possession defense team at Ju… Read More
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Categories: Drug Charges