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Use of Surveillance Cameras in Criminal Cases

Apr 21 2017 in Criminal Defense

If you ever watch the news, you have probably caught a glimpse of how surveillance camera footage can be used to catch criminals and potentially during trials. This type of video seems to be most common for burglary and robbery cases. A business will have…

What Is Income Tax Fraud?

Apr 14 2017 in Criminal Defense, Fraud

As the income tax deadline quickly approaches this April, it is time to ensure your current taxes are in order. Sloppy mistakes or misunderstandings regarding the income you are required to declare to the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue or U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) can…

What Is Blood Alcohol Content (BAC)?

Apr 07 2017 in DUI

You may have heard the term “blood alcohol content” (BAC) in relation to driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol; however, understanding the meaning of BAC can be helpful in knowing if you’re complying with the law. Additionally, the more you know about BAC, the…

Avoiding the Harshest Penalties for Sex Crimes

Mar 31 2017 in Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes

Sex crimes are taken very seriously in the state of Pennsylvania. Penalties for these offenses are extremely harsh, with many sentences including massive fines and decades spent in state prison. Most sex crimes are felonies, only worsening how they are perceived in the eyes of…

When is Sexting a Crime?

Mar 28 2017 in Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes

Now that virtually everyone has cell phones, more and more people are engaging in what is called sexting. Sexting involves texting nude or sexually provocative photos of oneself to another person. When done in the context of an adult relationship, it’s typically not a problem….