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    Can I Go To Jail for a Car Accident?

    Most people feel a bit shaken up and unnerved after a car accident. The impact makes a frightening noise, and your body is at the mercy of gravity. If you’re at fault in the accident, you might wonder if it can turn into a criminal case. In most circumstances, the answer is no. A civil rather than a criminal court […]

    What To Do If You’re Arrested at a Casino or Resort

    Las Vegas attracts people from around the world as a tourism, business, and entertainment center. There’s much to do at any given moment, including sports, concerts, shows, fine dining, spa outings, and, of course, gambling and other activities at casinos and resorts. Sometimes, though, the fun can turn into serious trouble that requires the involvement of law enforcement authorities. Hopefully, […]

    How Does a Case Qualify for Small Claims Court?

    The civil court system exists to help resolve disputes, some of which involve large amounts of money and very complicated claims that require careful consideration and sometimes even a trial before a judge or a jury. Occasionally, though, disputes are small, too small to warrant the expense and effort of bringing a matter before the civil court system in Nevada. […]

    Benefits of Experienced Criminal Defense Attorneys

    When looking for a criminal defense attorney, there are many types of professionals. Here at De Castroverde Criminal & Immigration Lawyers, we believe that criminal defense attorneys with extensive experience can make a huge difference in your ability to win your case. That’s why we’ve put together a roundup of all the major benefits of choosing criminal defense attorneys with […]

    What To Do if a Family Member Is Wrongfully Detained

    Police and prosecutors have the awesome power to enforce the law and protect the public by punishing those who break it. The law enforcement personnel who follow the rules of their vocation to the letter are a credit to their profession and model public servants. Unfortunately, they aren’t perfect. Police and prosecutors make plenty of mistakes. Sometimes those mistakes are […]

    What is a No Contest Plea?

    If you are charged with a crime, there are a few ways the process could unfold. The charges could be dismissed prior to you ever needing to appear in court, or you could enter a guilty plea to avoid a trial. If you face trial, the judge and jury will either find you guilty or not guilty of the charges […]

    False Criminal Accusations Lawyer in Las Vegas, NV

    Real crimes happen, but there are cases when someone falsely accuses another person of a crime. You could be formally charged with a crime that you did not commit. If the accusation is false, how do you stand up for yourself? When a person is falsely accused of a crime in Las Vegas, often they must resolve the matter by […]

    Assault vs Battery: What’s the Difference?

    Assault and battery may seem similar, but they actually describe two different legal violations. Not only are the violations different, but so are the potential penalties. If you have been charged with either assault or battery, or in the case that you were charged with both, you will want to know what each charge means and how to best handle […]

    Acquitted vs. Not Guilty: What’s the Difference?

    Being accused of a crime is a stressful and difficult experience. As you are on trial, unsure of what your future holds, you will be hoping that the jury will ultimately come to a verdict other than guilty. When this happens and there is no conviction, you will then be free to live your life. The jury’s verdict could determine […]

    Nevada Concealed Carry Firearm Laws

    Violating Nevada’s concealed carry firearm laws can land you in hot water. Understanding the rules and having the proper license is key to avoiding charges. You could face significantly increased penalties if you carried a concealed gun illegally while committing another crime. Learn more in this criminal defense blog. A Las Vegas criminal defense attorney from De Castroverde Criminal & […]