Category Archives: Criminal Justice System

Civil asset forfeiture is a mechanism federal law enforcement officials use to seize the property and possessions of people they come into contact with if they believe that the property is involved in criminal activity. Authorities justify using this mechanism … Continue reading

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If you have been charged with a federal crime, you may wonder what options you have. You may also have already decided that you wish to plead guilty. There are many reasons why people choose to plead guilty. Maybe you … Continue reading

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If the FBI comes knocking on your door, are you required to speak to them? It is rarely advisable for you to speak with the FBI or police without an attorney present. As a criminal defense law firm, we see … Continue reading

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Those Illinois residents who have either had experience with the court system or who are casual followers of court cases know that the vast majority of criminal proceedings end in a verdict (either as the result of plea negotiations or … Continue reading

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