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Effective January 1, 2017, judges in Illinois now must explain, on the record, why they handed down a prison sentence for a crime that also carries a punishment of probation when imposing sentences on two classifications of felonies. This change … Continue reading

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Unfortunately, we never know what life holds in store. Maybe life is 100 years long, and in other cases, the length of life is not as long as we hope. When life ends prematurely, we are often left to pick … Continue reading

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Whatever criminal charges you may be facing, there are a number of potential penalties and sentences that may be served as you move forward with the court process. Whether you have been accused of various property crimes, such as retail … Continue reading

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Are you facing criminal charges in Illinois? Depending on the severity of the crime you are accused of committing, you may be eligible for probation instead of facing jail time. A qualified Illinois criminal defense attorney can review the charges … Continue reading

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