School Fights & Juvenile Defense Lawyers

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by Lerner and Rowe Law Group | Juvenile Defense Attorneys Although school is supposed to be a safe place for children to learn, school fights can sometimes break out. However, this may not be a situation that ends with school officials simply calling upon parents to punish their own child, or even taking disciplinary measures […]

Marijuana Disguised as Cereal Seized in Northern Arizona

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Lerner and Rowe Law Group | Phoenix Criminal Attorneys Three men were arrested in northern Arizona by a Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputy after being found in possession of Marijuana disguised as children’s cereal. The cereal-like containers were labeled: “Chronic Toast Crunch,” “Frooty Loopys,” and Cap’n Munch.” The three men were from Texas, and were stopped […]

Pinal County Establishes Mental Health Court

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New Court Provides Therapeutic Services for Defendants on Probation by Lerner and Rowe Law Group | Phoenix Criminal Defense Attorneys  Pinal County has established a specialized court to cater to the needs of defendants with mental health problems and to provide them with an alternative path to keep them out of the criminal justice system. […]

Defense Against Marijuana DUI Charges

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How an Arizona Medical Marijuana Act Patient can Defend Against a Marijuana DUI by Lerner and Rowe Law Group | Criminal Defense Attorneys Although Arizona voters approved Proposition 203 in 2010, an initiative that legalized the medical use of marijuana known as the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (“AMMA”), it is still illegal for anyone to […]

The Difference Between Actual and Constructive Possession

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by Lerner and Rowe Law Group | Phoenix Criminal Attorneys Proof of possession is a key element in most drug and weapons offenses. In Arizona, there are two types of possession: Actual and Constructive. It’s important to hire a Phoenix criminal attorney who understands the different types of possession and their application to your case. Actual […]

Is There a Difference Between Parole & Probation?

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  Probation and parole are often confused with one another. In reality, there are substantive differences between these two legal terms. If you have been accused of violating the terms of your probation/parole or accused of a crime, do not attempt to navigate the legal maze on your own. At Lerner and Rowe Law Group, […]

Should I File for Bankruptcy?

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Ten Questions to Ask Yourself Before Filing for Bankruptcy in Arizona Are you buried in debt in Arizona? At Lerner and Rowe Law Group, our experienced bankruptcy attorneys can help you decide whether bankruptcy is right for you – and if it is, which type would be best. The following are 10 questions to ask […]

The Difference Between State and Federal Courts

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  Both federal and state governments have their own court systems. While federal courts deal more with cases on a national level, state courts handle more local cases. Our Arizona criminal defense lawyers dive deeper into the differences and go into which court you may be asked to appear in if you are charged with […]

Three Consequences for Failing to Appear in Court

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If you fail to appear in court in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Tempe, or any other Arizona city, there can be repercussions. The severity of these penalties differs according to each unique situation yet they should be avoided at all costs. If you are dealing with the fallout of failing to appear in court or if […]

Will a DUI Show on an Employment Background Check?

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Searching for a new job is stressful, but when you have a DUI on your record – the task can seem overwhelming and even hopeless. If you have been either arrested for or convicted of driving under the influence, make sure you protect yourself  by hiring a Phoenix DUI lawyer. Having a criminal defense attorney […]