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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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Top 10 Questions About Wyoming Assault Charges

Criminal assault covers a wide range of conduct and can be charged in situations involving bar fights, domestic disputes, or unwanted sexual encounters. Regardless of your circumstances, an assault charge is serious, and a conviction could change you… Read More
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When There’s a Warrant for Your Arrest

An arrest warrant is a court-issued document that authorizes law enforcement officers to arrest the person named in the warrant and bring them to court. A judge can issue an arrest warrant for various reasons, including a defendant’s failure to app… Read More
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Can Police Search My Vehicle Without a Warrant?

The Fourth Amendment prohibits unlawful police searches and generally prohibits a search of your vehicle by the police. However, there are circumstances where police can lawfully search your car without a warrant. Understanding Search Warrants The U.… Read More
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Resisting Arrest in Wyoming

When people hear “resisting arrest,” many think of a high-speed chase or someone who fights with the police and physically refuses to comply. But in Wyoming, the crime of resisting arrest is much broader than that and can encompass almost any act… Read More
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Understanding Search Warrants

Many criminal cases rely almost entirely on evidence obtained during a search. If the police performed the search under a warrant, the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution applies and requires that police officers meet specific criteria before t… Read More
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How a Lawyer Can Help with Your Criminal Case

Wyoming criminal law is complicated, and the consequences of a conviction can be severe. If you have been charged with a crime, the stakes are high. The criminal defense team at Just Criminal Law can help by providing advice, explaining the law, and… Read More
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Social Media and Your Criminal Case

Social media has become a part of everyday life. We use sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tik Tok, Instagram, and others to keep up with friends and family, network with business contacts, generate income, and share our lives. These platforms p… Read More
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Requirements for a Search Warrant

The Fourth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States guarantees the right to be free from unreasonable searches and seizures. In most cases, this means that the government needs a warrant to search or seize your property. To be reasonable, a… Read More
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5 Things You Need to Know About Protective Orders in Wyoming

A protective order is issued in a criminal case and prohibits the person named in the order from coming within a certain distance of the person who is protected by the order. When someone violates a protective order, they can be charged with a crime… Read More
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