Allegations of domestic violence can give rise to a wide range of emotions, including anger, frustration, disbelief, and betrayal.
Sometimes a domestic violence charge is the result of a misunderstanding. It could be something as simple as neighbors…
If you were arrested and charged with a first offense DWUI in Wyoming, you no doubt are concerned and even worried about what will happen next, and whether you should hire a lawyer.
Here, we answer 5 of the most common questions our clients ask when…
For most people, a drunk driving charge is a wake-up call.
Very few people who are charged with a DWUI will ever get a second one.
And people who are charged with a second case of drunk driving are rarely charged while they are awaiting the outcome o…
If you were charged with a crime, even something as minor as a traffic ticket, you received a summons to appear in court. This is a legal document that commands your appearance in a specific court at a specified date and time.
If you fail to show up…
Allegations of child abuse are scary.
Sometimes the allegations stem from dysfunctional families or parents engaged in a divorce or custody battle. Other times allegations of abuse come after a caregiver sought medical treatment for an injured child.…
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…
Medical Marijuana and Marijuana for Recreational Use Remains Illegal
A recent poll conducted by the University of Wyoming shows that almost half of the people in Wyoming are in favor of legalizing marijuana for recreational use.
Support for legali…
The Campbell County Sheriff's Office is one of the few counties in Wyoming that receives state funding to pay police officers. Campbell County also has one of the highest annual DWUI arrest rates in all of Wyoming.
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…
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…