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Category: Felony Charges

Sales Tax Fraud: Crimes, Penalties & Defense

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You may have heard it called “cooking the books.” In this post, we will take a close look at sales tax fraud examples, the penalties, and defense.

Aggravated Indecent Exposure in Michigan: Charges, Penalties & Defense

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We’ve talked before about indecent exposure charges and aggravated indecent exposure charges. If you read our other posts, you know that you could conceivably be charged with IE – which is a misdemeanor – if you were walking around naked

Felony Rioting in Michigan: Charges, Penalties & Criminal Defense

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Our country is in turmoil. At least that’s how it looks in some cities, and how it feels to some people, especially those innocent bystanders caught amid violence. In the wake of George Floyd’s death – the Minnesota man who

Resisting Arrest: Legal Consequences & Defense in Michigan

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Riots broke out in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd in May 2020. Floyd is the man who died after a policeman continued to kneel on his neck during an arrest for several minutes. He repeatedly told the officer

Is Intentionally Spreading COVID-19 a Terrorism Act?

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In so many ways, it’s hard to believe the news stories these days are real. At least three people have been arrested, and potentially charged with terrorism, for coughing in public. You know how you should never make a joke

Everything You Want to Know About the Courts in Michigan

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Every state has numerous courts. It can be bewildering when you encounter the court system for the first time. To everyone who works in the court system, the information is old news; they give the same directions all the time.

How to Beat a Bad Check Charge in Michigan

Have you ever thought there was more money in your bank account then there was? Are you facing a bad check charge? What is a Bad Check?

Charged With a Felony in Michigan – What You Need to Know

Are you feeling overwhelmed after being charged with a felony? Facing a felony charge is an overwhelming experience. It is especially overwhelming if you are not familiar with the legal process, and this is your first charge.

Parental Kidnapping: Charges, Penalties & Defense

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Kidnapping is one of the worst fears for a parent. Most parents understandably try not to think about it. However, for parents in contentious or abusive marriages or relationships, kidnapping is a fear that not many people on the outside

Infant Co-Sleeping Death and Second-Degree Child Abuse: What You Need To Know

Have you ever co-slept with your infant without meaning to? What if you had also had a few too many drinks the night before? This heartbreaking situation could happen to so many new mothers. Many of us have had a