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Category: Arson

Michigan Murder Arson Case on Appeal: The Linda Stermer Story

Gavel and smoke depicting murder arson case

It’s like a scene from a horror movie. Wife drugs husband, douses him in gasoline, sets fire to him, and when he escapes the house alive, runs him over with her van. The other option is just as horrible: wife

Assault and Violent Crimes in Michigan: Charges, Penalties & Defense

Assault and violent crimes attorney in Michigan

Have you or has a loved one been charged with a violent crime? Do you know which crimes are considered violent in the criminal justice system? If this is your first experience with our criminal justice system, you might not

Arson Charges: Penalties and Defense in Michigan

Did you know that arson is considered a violent crime, like murder or sexual assault in Michigan? You could be looking at a prison sentence of up to 20 years if you deliberately set fire to someone’s property – even

Michigan Arson Laws: What You Need to Know

This week, wildfires are spreading across seven southern states. Tens of thousands of acres have burned. Many people have had to evacuate their homes as there are about a dozen fires that still remain uncontrolled without rain in sight. While

Detroit Achieves Safest Angels’ Night in 20 Years

Were you one of the volunteers for Angels’ Night? The residents of Detroit have rallied together for the safest Angels’ Night in 20 years. Angels’ Night has been a tough campaign for the City of Detroit over the years. It

Detroit Prepares for 2013 Angels’ Night

Are you volunteering this year on Angels’ Night? Do you know what time the curfew for minors in Detroit is? Tomorrow is Halloween and tonight is Angels’ Night. Before it was called Angels’ Night, it was commonly referred to as

Warning: Michigan Arson Laws are Getting Stricter

Are you aware that Michigan’s arson laws are getting more specific? You would think by looking outside in Detroit today that it is January and not the end of April. This has been a long winter for the Detroit area.