Monthly Archives: November 2014

How Defendants can Appeal Trial Rulings

After a trial, a defendant and their legal attorney can file for an appeal to have the case reviewed and possibly changed by a higher court. Typically, post trial motions filed by criminal lawyers or appeals attorneys and their defendants

Three of the Strangest Criminal Defenses Ever Used

Sure, there are some completely legitimate criminal defenses that can at best help get a sentence reduced or even dropped, or at least allow the defendant’s side of the story to be aired. But sometimes, criminal defense attorneys and their

Three Common Causes of Personal Injury Lawsuits

Personal injury in the U.S. generally refers to injuries to the body or mind, and are typically incurred as a result of someone else’s negligence. In these cases, people have grounds to file lawsuits to sue the liable party to

Four Important Steps to Take After a Motorcycle Accident

Getting into an accident on a motorcycle is a scary experience, and since they are less protected than someone in a vehicle, motorcyclists are more likely to sustain injuries from a collision. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed after being in