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Category: Criminal Law

Police Misconduct and Qualified Immunity

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We all know how much police misconduct has been in the news. Let’s take a closer look at the legal aspects and what qualified immunity is by examining two cases.

Sentencing Guidelines in Michigan: What You Need to Know

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A news story from Jackson, Michigan in May 2020 may have one questioning what the sentencing guidelines in Michigan are.

Extradition: What You Need to Know

Extradition attorney in Michigan, David J. Kramer

It’s not often that you see a story about someone getting extradited to Michigan for a crime.

Beyond Mental Health Court: Is Michigan’s Mental Health System Broken?

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Is someone you love being held in Michigan’s criminal justice system without proper mental health care?

The Top 10 Michigan Criminal Lawyer Articles From 2019

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Civil Forfeiture Defense Attorney in Michigan: What You Need To Know

Civil forfeiture defense attorney in Michigan David J. Kramer

Did you know the government can take your property even if you’ve never been convicted of a crime? It might sound like something made up. However, this practice – called civil forfeiture – is routinely practiced by both state and

Narcissism and Criminal Behavior – What You Need To Know

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Narcissism is one of those pop-psychology words you hear thrown around a lot lately. The term “narcissist” can be used about a sexually abusive father as well as a coworker who takes too many selfies. So, what is narcissism, and

Illegal Online Pharmacies in Michigan: Crimes, Penalties & Defense

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Have you ever purchased prescription medications from online pharmacies or been marketed-to by an online pharmacy? With more Americans taking prescription medications and the opioid crisis in full swing, the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) is taking action against online

Received a Subpoena? Here’s What You Want to Know

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Have you recently been served with a subpoena? Do you know what it is and how it works? Sometimes, being served with a subpoena is something you will know about beforehand.

The High Cost of Using a Public Defender

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Are you facing charges in Michigan and think you will have to accept the services of a public defender? I want to show you why you should think again; why you should never put your life in the hands of