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Criminal Defense

The difference between robbery and burglary

Regarding theft crimes in Washington D.C., specific actions can fall under either a violent crime or a property crime. In general usage, people use the terms robbery and burglary interchangeably. In the courts, though, these words have more specific meanings and come...

Can someone force you to confess?

After your arrest, you might face pressure from a number of people to behave a certain way or say specific things. Complying with everyone's wishes or even casually discussing your situation could jeopardize your safety, however. Confessing because you feel like you...

Reviewing exceptions to the Stark Law

Physicians in the Washington, D.C. area often cultivate an extensive professional network through their everyday practices. This often serves to benefit their patients, as such contacts provide points of referral for different cases that might fall outside of the...

What might you face in drug court?

Drug charges may impact many aspects of your life. Regardless of the reason behind the arrest, you may wonder what your future holds and how things may change. Special courts dealing in drug charges have come about to help people like you get a quicker resolution to...