The Ins and Outs of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

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A Chapter 13 bankruptcy enables individuals with above-average income to develop a plan to repay all or a portion of their debts. Under this chapter, debtors; with the help of a Phoenix bankruptcy attorney, propose a repayment plan to make installments to creditors over three to five years. One of the most attractive features of […]

What Are the Differences Between Probation and Parole?

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Probation and parole are both alternatives to incarceration and while there are several similarities, very distinct differences exist. Both can result in spending less time in prison, but the legal procedures involved are different. In Arizona, these differences are even more distinct, because the state abolished parole more than 20 years ago. An experienced criminal […]

Useful Tips to Help You Avoid Arrest This Labor Day

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Labor Day traditionally marks the end of summer with a long holiday weekend. A weekend that may include camping, boating or cookouts, and drinking a few too many cold brews. Drunk driving escalates over Labor Day weekend, making it one of the most dangerous holidays. Law enforcement attempts to curtail drunk driving, which also makes […]

Who is a Bankruptcy Trustee?

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Besides Phoenix bankruptcy lawyers, trustees are often the most important people in bankruptcy cases. The court assigns a bankruptcy trustee to almost every consumer bankruptcy case. Whether you are filing Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you should expect to meet one. Bankruptcy trustees are not employees of the bankruptcy court. They are independent contractors […]

Phoenix Criminal Lawyers Want You to Know About Arizona’s Drug Possession Laws

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Arizona’s drug possession laws are clear. Therefore, if you intentionally or knowingly possess illegal drugs, you will receive a charge for drug possession. This can be a felony offense. Charges for possession with intent to distribute/sell or consecutive drug offenses make you vulnerable to a mandatory prison term, depending on the circumstances. Receiving a charge for drug […]

Constitutional Rights Implicated in Criminal Cases

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The founders of our nation adopted the Bill of Rights in the U.S. Constitution to stop long-standing government abuses, many of which carried over from England. Every criminal defense lawyer is an advocate for the Constitution and the protections it affords. Criminal defense lawyers do what they do because they believe everyone has entitlement to […]

Best Criminal Defense Attorney in Phoenix? 8 Tips to Find the Best Attorney for You

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The criminal justice system is complex and requires a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney in Phoenix who can help you make vital decisions that will potentially impact your life, future, and freedom. The right attorney has vast legal experience, a lengthy track record of successfully defending cases just like yours, and works hard to ensure protection […]

The Ins and Outs of DUIs in Arizona

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Because alcohol is a depressant, consuming alcoholic beverages slows down your central nervous system, which delays your brain functions. This affects your ability to process information and slows your hand-eye coordination. Which puts you at a much higher risk of having an automobile accident. The more alcohol you consume, the more likely you’ll become impaired, and […]

What Could Filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Do for You?

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Are you overwhelmed with bills? Do you wish you had won the lottery to alleviate you from all your debt? Although the answer to that last question is more than likely a “yes please” that’s not the only way of making you debt free. There are some federal laws that can help you relieve your […]

¿Qué sucede si dejo mi fecha de corte?

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¿Qué sucede si dejo mi fecha de corte? Si ha perdido una fecha de corte, un abogado de defensa criminal con experiencia en Arizona Lerner y Rowe Law Group puede ayudar. Ya sea que su aparición en la corte se debe a una infracción penal, una orden judicial o citación para comparecer, es contra la […]