What is Child Custody in Divorce?

What is Child Custody in Divorce?

Divorce, commonly referred to as separation of marriage, is an effective method for resolving a relationship. It can be an extremely emotional and upsetting time for both parties involved. A divorce does not only have significant financial and legal implications but...
What is Sexual Battery

What is Sexual Battery

Many men find themselves in the situation of sexual battery when they are accused of committing a sexual assault or rape. The act itself is a crime but this can also be a matter of misunderstanding and misinterpretation of the situation. In many cases, men who have...
What is a Misdemeanor

What is a Misdemeanor

A misdemeanor is a “lesser” offense in most common law jurisdictions. Misdemeanors are usually punishable less severely than serious felony charges but technically more often than not than non-criminal administrative and regulatory offenses. Misdemeanors...
Charged with Shoplifting in New York?

Charged with Shoplifting in New York?

If someone steals a candy bar or a pair of Levi’s jeans, being charged with shoplifting in New York, can lead to a prison sentence as well as fines. For the prosecutor to prove shoplifting in New York, the following elements should have occurred. Those elements...