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Open Murder Charges in Michigan: Penalties & Defense

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What does open murder mean? Sometimes you hear legal phrases or jargon and don’t think much about what the words mean. It is obvious what murder means, however, what does it mean when you are charged with open murder? And

Michigan Murder Arson Case on Appeal: The Linda Stermer Story

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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

Is the Popular Grindr Hookup App Making Users Vulnerable?

Flint-area citizens are still recoiling from the newly-released details of a grisly murder that took place right around Christmas 2019. Kevin Bacon – a 25-year-old hairstylist from Swartz Creek, Michigan – was last seen on Christmas Eve. Then he connected

Solicitation of Murder Charges: Penalties & Defense

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Jason Harris. 44, of Davison, Michigan is finding out the hard way that if you even joke about asking someone to kill your wife for you, and later she ends up dying, your charges will likely include “solicitation of murder.”

First-Degree Premeditated Murder Charges & Penalties

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First-degree premeditated murder is an extremely serious charge that could result in a life sentence in Michigan.

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

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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

What to Do If You Are Involved in a Fatal Car Accident

Almost all car accidents are traumatic for those involved. If you live in a northern state like Michigan, you probably have experienced a car accident due to snow and ice in the winter. High speeds and sudden shifts in temperature

Why You Should Hire a Defense Lawyer Before You Are Arrested

Are you under investigation by law enforcement in Michigan? Do you have reason to believe that you, or someone you love, may be under investigation for a crime? If so, now is the time to contact a criminal defense lawyer.

How Your Sexual History Could Impact Your Charges

Is it possible that your sexual history can influence your charges in a court of law?

Hot Car Deaths – Every Parent’s Worst Nightmare

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It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: accidentally causing the death of your own child. That is what Justin Ross Harris claimed tragically happened. He had forgotten his 22-month-old son, Cooper, was in the back of his car all day in the