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    How Are Police Body Cameras Funded in Pittsburgh?

    Mar 02 2015 in Pennsylvania Criminal Process

    Police body cameras have been discussed often in the news lately, following President Obama’s call for Congress to match funds for their use for local police departments across the country. Many people believe that the cameras would help advance much needed police reforms nationally, but…

    Civil Forfeiture No Longer Federally Sanctioned

    Feb 23 2015 in Pennsylvania Criminal Process

    In a sweeping check on police powers, Attorney General Eric Holder prohibited local and state police from using federal law to seize cash, cars and other property without evidence that a crime occurred through a process called civil forfeiture. If you didn’t know, until recently,…

    House Arrest for Second DUI Charge

    Feb 10 2015 in 2015, DUI

    Our client found herself charged with her second DUI, which is a first-degree misdemeanor in Pennsylvania. If convicted, she faced a mandatory minimum sentence of 90 days in jail. Our client was worried because she lived in Ohio and would lose her job if she…