2017

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Is Domestic Violence a Misdemeanor or a Felony in Arizona?

A severe issue, domestic violence is met with severe consequences for those who are convicted. In the state of Arizona, domestic violence is defined as any criminal act of abuse committed by one ...
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Mandatory Minimum Sentences in Arizona

When certain criminal offenses are committed, the perpetrators may face mandatory minimum sentences if they are convicted. Mandatory minimum sentencing can apply in cases involving drug crimes, sex ...
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What is Considered Trespassing in Arizona?

Criminal trespassing is met with serious consequences, especially in the state of Arizona. The penalties of this crime vary depending on whether you are charged with a misdemeanor or felony, and can ...
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What Are the Possible Defenses for Fraud?

If you have been charged with fraud, you are likely concerned about your future and what will happen if you are indeed convicted. One of the most serious white-collar crimes, fraud can often result in ...
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Why You Should Never Consent to a Search of Your Property

The Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was passed to protect U.S. citizens from “unreasonable searches and seizures.” This Amendment prevents law enforcement from searching and ...
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Can You Refuse to Talk to Highway Patrol?

When it comes to being stopped by law enforcement, it is important to remember that you have legal rights and that you should exercise them. This is especially true when law enforcement is stopping ...
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Can You Get Arrested for Road Rage?

Most drivers are guilty of getting worked up when behind the wheel. While getting upset, especially when another motorist commits a traffic violation or nearly causes a crash, is not illegal nor ...
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Are Drivers Required to Submit to Field Sobriety Testing?

Our Phoenix criminal defense lawyers at Knowles Law Firm, PLC have successfully defended numerous clients throughout the region after they were charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or ...
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