Having your Criminal Record Sealed in Ohio

July 10, 2015

A person is eligible for expungement who has not more than one felony conviction; not more than two misdemeanor convictiions; or not more than one felony conviction and one misdemeanor conviction.   A person is eligible for expungement who has not more than one felony conviction; not more than two misdemeanor convictions; or not more than one felony conviction and one misdemeanor conviction.  Some offenses such as minor misdemeanors and traffic offenses do not constitute a conviction. For most people having a criminal conviction on their record can make finding a good job difficult.  Fortunately Ohio law does provide for expungment of your criminal record under ce...

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Search and Seizure

February 6, 2015

          Our Bill of Rights is contained in the first ten Amendments to the United States Constitution.  Are some of our protections and rights more important than others?  Why are the courts more deferential to certain rights?

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How to Find and Hire the Best Criminal Defense Lawyer

October 2, 2014

Normally, a person desiring to hire a criminal defense lawyer has not planned the process out in advance.  The hiring of a criminal defense lawyer most often must be done on short notice by you, a friend or family member.  Great care should be taken in making that decision and selection...

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Penalities in Ohio for Driving Under the Influence

April 7, 2014

The penalites for driving under the influence in Ohio can be severe, even if you are a first time offender.  If  stopped for drunk driving and you refuse to take the sobriety test, or if your test results exceed the legal limit of Blood Alcohol Concentration...

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