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Jun 11

How to Reduce DWI Charges and Penalties

When you’re charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI), you may be worried about the harsh penalties you may be facing. These penalties can impact your life for years to come, and they can lead to more serious problems in the future. Because of this, it’s important to face your DWI...
Apr 03

Gun Possession Charges in Illinois

Many Illinois residents own a firearm, whether that’s for self-defense, hunting on the weekends, or just for the sake of collecting. But gun ownership comes with a lot of laws and regulations. If you make a mistake or if you’re accused of breaking the law, it can hurt your future...
Feb 22

How to Get a Criminal Record Sealed in Illinois

When you’re accused of a crime, you may face penalties for it even if you were never convicted. Even if your case never went to court, your arrest may show up on a criminal record. And even if you complete your sentence, your record may haunt you. That makes getting...
Dec 23

How to Handle a Traffic Stop

One moment, you’re on the road, humming along to the radio. The next, you’ve got flashing lights in your rearview mirror. You may feel unprepared to deal with a traffic stop. Talking with the police can be an uncomfortable experience, and you may be worried about making your situation worse....
Dec 08

Penalties for a Speeding Ticket Conviction

When you’re pulled over for speeding, you may be thinking only about the fine for speeding. That may not seem like a severe penalty, right? But you may not expect hidden penalties for a speeding ticket conviction until later. If you’re concerned about your future, talk to a traffic ticket...