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Texting and Driving Penalties in Maryland 2023
April 20th, 2021
Using a handheld cell phone while operating a motor vehicle is not only against the law, it is extremely dangerous to both the driver and other people on the road. Many drivers are under the impression that texting is the only form of distracted driv… Read MoreRead More
Categories: Auto Accident, Criminal Defense, Traffic Violations
U.S. House to Vote on Terminating Federal Ban of Marijuana
December 1st, 2020
Last Friday, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer announced that the U.S. House of Representatives would be voting on terminating the federal ban on marijuana. This would be a landmark vote, as many states across the country faced choices regarding the… Read MoreRead More
Charged With a Maryland DUI this Halloween? Here is What You Should Know.
November 3rd, 2020
Halloween is one of the most celebrated holidays of the year, no matter our age. Many people celebrate Halloween by attending costume parties. Of course, these parties often involve drinking, which is fine, as long as those who drink do not get behin… Read MoreRead More
Can I Become an Uber Driver if I Have a DUI?
October 27th, 2020
Uber, the ridesharing service, is a great way for individuals to make some extra cash, or even to earn a living. However, Uber’s standards are relatively high, as they want to ensure their business is safe for all those involved. That being sai… Read MoreRead More
What Are the Penalties for Marijuana Possession in Maryland?
September 15th, 2020
If you are someone who has recently been charged with marijuana possession, or any marijuana-related crime, you are looking at serious penalties that may change the course of your life for years to come. Read on and speak with our experienced Marylan… Read MoreRead More
Cell Phone Violations in Maryland | What You Need to Know
September 8th, 2020
Everybody knows that it’s wrong to use a cell phone while driving, however, sometimes, people make the mistake of doing so. We live in a world of distractions, and it’s not always easy to avoid them. Unfortunately, if you are caught using… Read MoreRead More
What Happens if My Child is Charged With a Juvenile Crime in Maryland?
August 4th, 2020
If your child has been charged with a juvenile crime, you must continue reading and speak with our experienced Maryland criminal defense attorney to learn more about the process ahead, the consequences for obtaining a juvenile conviction, and how our… Read MoreRead More
What Happens if I Violate Probation in Maryland?
July 23rd, 2020
If you are someone who was offered probation in lieu of jail time, and you have recently been charged with violating your probation terms, you are most likely wondering what comes next. Please continue reading and speak with our knowledgeable Marylan… Read MoreRead More
Fourth of July DUIs in Maryland
June 30th, 2020
The Fourth of July is a day of celebration, and many people celebrate by having a couple of drinks while attending cookouts, firework displays, and more. While there is nothing wrong with this, if you do decide to drink, you must ensure you do not dr… Read MoreRead More
What You Need to Know About Maryland's Gun Laws
June 16th, 2020
The Second Amendment to the United States Constitution gives individuals the right to lawfully possess firearms. Our job as attorneys is to uphold those rights for those being wrongfully charged for violating them. Please continue reading and reach o… Read MoreRead More
What Happens if I am Caught With Marijuana in Maryland?
June 9th, 2020
Though marijuana possession has largely been decriminalized throughout the country, if you are caught in possession of marijuana in Maryland, you may still face a wide variety of penalties. Please continue reading and reach out to our knowledgeable M… Read MoreRead More
What Are My Rights to Protest in Maryland?
June 2nd, 2020
Recently, mass protests due to the untimely death of George Floyd have taken the nation by storm. Because of this, we feel it is critical that you understand your rights under the First Amendment to the United States Constitution to peaceably assembl… Read MoreRead More
What You Need to Know About Memorial Day DUIs in Maryland
May 26th, 2020
Memorial Day Weekend is one of the most popular weekends for DUIs every year. Unfortunately, a DUI can drastically affect your life for a very long time, which is why if you have been charged with one, you will need to retain the assistance of an exp… Read MoreRead More
Can I Refuse To Take a Breathalyzer Test In Maryland?
May 11th, 2020
There are few things more frightening than being pulled over for driving under the influence. Because of this, many individuals who are stopped will simply refuse to take a breathalyzer or blood test. Unfortunately, this usually will not work in your… Read MoreRead More
The 5 Most Important Things You Should Look For in a Criminal Defense Attorney
April 27th, 2020
When facing a criminal matter, the attorney you choose is paramount. Selecting an effective attorney can be the difference between going to jail and remaining a free person. Please read on and reach out to our experienced Maryland criminal defense fi… Read MoreRead More
What Happens if I am Charged With a DUI in Maryland?
March 2nd, 2020
There are few things more damaging to a person than obtaining a criminal record, which is why if you have been arrested for driving under the influence, you need to hire an experienced Maryland criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Please re… Read MoreRead More
February 18th, 2019
On October 1, 2016, Governor Hogan signed Senate Bill 945 into law. This law, known as Noah’s Law, was designed to protect Marylander Residents by keeping drunk drivers off the roads. The law is named in honor of former Montgomery County police… Read MoreRead More
Categories: Criminal Defense, General, Traffic Violations
Affirmative Defenses / Mitigating Circumstances to a DUI
March 6th, 2015
An affirmative defense is a fact or circumstance that defeats or lessens the legal consequences of an action. After you are arrested for a DUI, if you can present one or more of these affirmative defenses in your case, then you may be able to get the… Read MoreRead More
Maryland Seat Belt Laws
March 6th, 2015
In Maryland, all drivers and passengers are required to wear seat belts regardless of where they are seated in the car. Maryland’s new seatbelt law requires that even passengers over 16 in the back seat wear a seatbelt. Maryland’s seatbel… Read MoreRead More
Maryland Cell Phone Laws
March 6th, 2015
Maryland recently enacted a set of laws concerning cell phone use while driving. Every driver on the road is forbidden from talking or texting on a handheld phone while driving. Drivers with full, unrestricted licenses are permitted to use Bluetooth,… Read MoreRead More