Getting charged with a crime - even a misdemeanor - is no small thing. Of course it matters whether you did the thing they're accusing you of, but let's put that aside for a moment. No matter your … [Read more...] about Protect your assets when facing charges
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So, this is bail "reform," huh? In New Jersey, two men were busted for a drug deal last week. Nothing newsworthy there, but it takes a weird turn when one digs into their criminal past. It turns … [Read more...] about Recently Arrested Pair Running from 12 Outstanding Warrants
Hell on Earth In Maryland, being arrested in Baltimore comes with uglier consequences than one might expect. You see, if you happen to be unfortunate enough to go to jail in Baltimore, you'll sit in … [Read more...] about Bail Reform Shows No Positive Impact in Maryland
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