4 key elements of self-defense

If you’re facing assault and battery charges in Illinois, you may be considering a self-defense claim to show why you should not be convicted. It’s one of the most common tactics, as many people feel they were honestly just trying to protect themselves, not trying to start a fight. If you were not looking to … Continue reading 4 key elements of self-defense

How the amount of drugs impacts criminal charges

If you are found with illegal drugs in your possession — on your person, in your house or in your car, for instance — you can face simple possession charges. These are the lowest level of drug charges and they tend to bring the softest sentences. Drug distribution and trafficking charges usually bring heavier sentences. … Continue reading How the amount of drugs impacts criminal charges