DUI Blog

The Difference Between A Misdemeanor and a Felony

A person gives fingerprints after an arrest for a misdemeanor or felony

Facing any sort of criminal charges can be frightening. If you are in this situation, you are likely wondering what sort of consequences you may face. In addition, you may be confused by the many legal terms you hear to describe your situation. One important distinction in any criminal defense case is the difference between …

Read More

What to Do After You Are Charged With Shoplifting

A woman shoplifting a bottle of wine

Shoplifting is a crime that involves intentionally taking goods from a retail store without paying for them. If the police recently charged you with shoplifting, you are probably worrying about what penalties you face. You may also be wondering how you can minimize the jail time and fines that can accompany a theft charge. Whatever …

Read More

State v. Jones Clarifies AMMA Patients’ Rights & Possession of Marijuana

A man under arrest for possession of marijuana

If you are a medical marijuana patient in Arizona, you may have heard about the recent ruling by the Arizona Supreme Court. This case, State v. Jones, addressed the differences between the definition of possession of marijuana in different sections of state law. The Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (AMMA) and Arizona’s criminal code both gave …

Read More