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How to challenge breath test results in Ohio

If you get arrested and charged with DUI, you may want to challenge the breath test results. There are many ways to do this, and the method you choose will depend on the facts of your DUI case. Did the police officers have probable cause? Probable cause refers to the...

Theft charges in Ohio

Theft in Ohio has several levels of punishment depending on the value of the items stolen and the way it was obtained. For example, a person can be charged with grand theft, petty theft, robbery or burglary. A person can also be charged with theft of services, which...

Elements of burglary and penalties in Ohio

Figures estimate 2.5 million burglaries occur in the U.S. annually though these numbers are decreasing. Most all states define burglary in the same way though penalties vary. Ohio treats burglary as a felony or misdemeanor and requires certain elements for a case....

Why is expungement a crucial process?

A criminal conviction can lead to devastating consequences such as fines, jail time and community service. Unfortunately, a criminal record can also negatively impact future opportunities. Further, law enforcement adds to a criminal record not only with a conviction,...

Can you practice to pass a field sobriety test?

Drinking with your friends and mimicking the field sobriety tests you see on TV can be a fun way to get a laugh on a Friday night. You may even add ways to make it more challenging to make the game more interesting. When you are facing an officer, however, a field...

Can I call my parents after an arrest?

Going through an arrest is a terrifying experience. Often, the process happens so quickly and catches you so off guard that you may not fully realize what is happening. Between getting into a police car and getting to the station, you may start racking your brain...